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PhotoUno Photography School, Manhattan:
Conveniently located on 46th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenue (only a few blocks from Grand Central Station) in Midtown Manhattan, NYC, PhotoUno Photography School provides beginner and intermediate-level photography courses, private classes, seminars and workshops.

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Beginner to Advanced Level Photography Classes in NYC:
- Photography I (basics)Photo of Group & Private Photography Lessons in NYC 
- Composition, Lighting and Exposure (basics)
- Photography II (intermediate)
- Portrait Photography
- Portable Flash
- Landscape Photography
- Lightroom and Street Photography

Photography I:
In the classes students will learn about the technical aspects in photography: shutter speed, aperture, ISO, exposure,  focus control, basic lighting and also about the aesthetics: photography composition, point of view, and more.

- Photography II:
In this course, students will learn about composition, storytelling and giving a meaning to their photographs while studying more advance techniques in their digital cameras.

- Portable Flash:

In this class, students will learn to utilize both on-camera and off-camera flash to light their photographs. We will discuss types of flash and various ways to meter. We will practice using flash at night, in mixed lighting situations and how to use multiple flashes.

- Portrait Photography:

Explore the principles of posing, composition and lighting patterns that increase the visual impact of a portrait. This class also includes looking at the work of other photographers not only as a source of inspiration, but also to examine the different contexts in which the portrait is used today.

- Street Photography:
In this course you will practice picture making during in-class excursions as well as on your own. We will discuss common practices utilized by master photographers, tips on photographing strangers, examine successful street pictures and view films as inspiration for your own work. In-class critique sessions will provide feedback from the instructor with the goal of facilitating a discussion on your successes and ways of improving your street photography.

- Photography Basics for Parents
This is a hands-on photography course intended for those who own a digital camera and want to learn basic and intermediate photography techniques and take great pictures of their children by making the most of the different settings.

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Address: 222 East 46 St. Suite 303S, New York City, New York 10017, USA
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Basic to Advanced Level Portfolio Preparation Programs:

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Courses / Programs
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