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Welcome Photographers! If you live in New York City or will be visiting the big city, our in-person photography classes in New York will take your photography, creativity and self-expression to the next level. Whether you are looking for photography...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
New York City, NY 10001-5304
Downtown Manhattan (Downtown)
+1 212-634-7152
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Reviewed 19 January 2019

This is in reference to Part I class. This is a great beginner class to help you learn the main functions of your camera. It does not matter which brand camera you have, because it is about the fundamentals of photography, not the buttons per...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank pjmurphy23
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

This class was very helpful for me. I am a hobby photographer trying to become more profesional. I have done some work as a photographer and this class really help me. Exceeded my expectation. It is very clear, practical and right to the point. I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pherrera123
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Our instructor Lydia was great. Loved her "no note taking" and all practice instruction style. She made things super simple and fun. Definitely going back for higher classes once I practice enough on part 1 takeaways. No matter what stage of photographer you identify yourself...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NSTanwar
Reviewed 20 November 2018

This class is for all of us who bought a real camera with great excitement about taking better photos only to feel utterly defeated and overwhelmed when trying to use it. Hours spent searching for clear information in the manual led nowhere helpful (toy camera...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank churndash54
Reviewed 1 November 2018

I love learning photography with JP and his co-instructor, Lydia. They are patient, informative and know what they're doing. They help you master the camera, lighting and so many other aspects of photography. And if you can't remember what you learned, they send along a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Just the right speed and amount of content for an entry level class. A great mix of interaction, instruction and hands on practice.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank susanaV750MQ
Reviewed 25 September 2018

This was my first ever experience of learning photography by some tutor. I would say this experience was great and it made me interested in learning more about photography. My class was with JP and he is really a great teacher. It is very engaging...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ruchidoshi218
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Best photography classes in NYC. It was a great experience and I would recommend this class to everyone. Overall it was a pleasure taking the first photography class with JP teaches photography!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank leonelh362
Reviewed 5 July 2018

JP and Lydia are great teachers. I had never used the flash on my camera before and in 2 hours they had taught me everything I needed to know to use it properly. We got to test it out and try different settings in the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Laura N
Reviewed 19 June 2018

JP did a wonderful job making the basics of photography understandable. I would highly recommend this class for anyone who has even a passing interest in photograpy and has a camera they are under utilizing.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Johnathan P
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