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PhotoManhattan was established in 2003 in New York as a way of offering an affordable means of entry and advance into the world of art and photography. Located on West 14th Street PhotoManhattan provides professional photo training at affordable rates. The center also offers other facilities for artists in general. New ideas and suggestions are welcome!

We offer a wide variety of courses for all levels and all interests, as well as holiday
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Digital Photography I $335-$360
This beginner course covers the foundations for camera and exposure control, shooting practice, and imagery improvement. Topics will go from camera settings, Exposure in all modes: manual, presets, shutter & aperture priority, depth of field & motion blur, framing & shooting strangers, built in flash, and the basics of digital post processing. Course includes field trips & weekly shooting assignments.

Available Versions:
*Digital Photography I (8-Sessions): Dec 01-Feb 02, Tuesdays 8:15 PM-10:15 PM. (No class on 12/22 & 12/29)
*Digital Photography I (9-Sessions): Dec 02-Feb 03, Wednesdays 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. (No class on 12/23 & 12/30). And exhibit on Sun 2/6, 3:00-5:00pm.
*Digital Photography I (4-Sessions): Jan 05-Jan 14, Tuesdays & Thursdays 1:30 PM-5:30 PM.
*Digital Photography I (5-Sessions): Jan 09-Feb 06, Saturdays 3:45 PM-6:45 PM
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Street Photography I $290-$320
Intensive hands-on photography workshops shooting in or around Union Square and the Highline in NYC. Sessions will consist of realtime shooting and immediate review of the worked Photographed during class. You'll learn the basics of cityscapes composition, environmental portraiture useful for travel photography, and the ins and out of manipulating natural light. This is an excellent course to prepare for your travel photography. Open to all levels.

Available versions:
*Street Photography (3-Sessions): Jan 06-Jan 13, Wednesdays & Mondays 2:00 PM-5:30 PM.
*Street Photography (3-Sessions): Jan 09-Jan 23, Saturdays 12:15 PM-3:45 PM.
*Street Photography (3-Sessions): Jan 19-Jan 26, Tuesdays & Thursdays 2:00 PM-5:30 PM.
*Street Photography (5-Sessions): Jan 30-Feb 27, Saturdays 2:30 PM-4:30 PM.
*Street Photography (3-Sessions): Feb 03-Feb 17, Wednesdays 2:00 PM-5:30 PM.
*Street Photography (5-Sessions): Mar 05-Apr 02, Saturdays 12:15 PM-2:15 PM.
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Digital Photography II $360-$380
Starting where Digital Photography 1 leaves off, this course focuses on advanced composition & shooting techniques, image design, lighting control beyond exposure, color, and post-processing enhancement techniques. Students joining this course are expected to have a good grasp of the camera settings, aperture and shutter speed control, as well as some practice with basic framing, Depth of field, and motion blur.
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*Digital Photography II (9-Sessions): Dec 02-Feb 03, Wednesdays 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. (No class on 12/23 & 12/30). And exhibit on Sun 2/6, 3:00-5:00pm.
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Available versions:
*Digital Photography II (9-Sessions): Jan 12-Mar 01, Tuesdays 8:30 PM-10:30 PM. And exhibition on Sun 3/6, 4:30-6:30pm.
*Digital Photography II (5-Sessions): Feb 13-Mar 12, Saturdays 12:15 PM-3:15 PM.
*Digital Photography II (9-Sessions): Feb 22-Apr 11, Mondays 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. And exhibition on Thu 4/14, 8:15-10:15pm

Wedding Photography

This photography course will take you through the entire process of working as a photographer for weddings. Students will be guided through such topics including wedding and location preparation, working with equipment, shooting techniques and styles, lighting & posing and the business end of the event. Explore the major approaches and styles popular for the event and how to work within and direct the many stages of the day's ceremony. Additionally, the business of wedding photography, marketing and post production will also be studied. Although this course is strictly focused on weddings, the content covered is also related to event photography. $320-$340
Available versions:
*Wedding Photography (3-Sessions): Dec 03-Dec 17, Thursdays 6:00 PM-10:00 PM.
*Wedding Photography (6-Sessions): Jan 30-Mar 05, Saturdays 12:15 PM-2:15 PM.

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DSLR Video I $299-$335

These video classes are hands on workshops that will cover all you need to know to produce great videos using a traditional photography camera. During each session students will be introduced to the fundamentals of video making from tripods to free hand, sound settings and microphones (provided by PhotoManhattan) to composition and motion, video settings and much more. Course will include weekly assignments, and in-class shooting and practice. This course is intended for photographers.

Available versions:
*DSLR Video (3-Sessions): Dec 02-Dec 16, Wednesdays 1:30 PM-5:30 PM.
*DSLR Video (6-Sessions): Jan 25-Feb 29, Mondays 6:00 PM-8:00 PM.
*DSLR Video (3-Sessions): Feb 24-Mar 09, Wednesdays 1:30 PM-5:30 PM.
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For more information or to register, please visit our website at

Tel, 212 929-3302
51 W 14th St.
New York, NY. 10011

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