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Crash Course: Quick & Dirty Portraits

  • 33 Washington St Brooklyn, NY, 11201 United States (map)

Who should take this class?

Anyone who wants to learn how to take awesome portraits quickly, easily and without a lot of expensive equipment.

What you will learn

How to find the most flattering natural and available light, how different focal lengths will affect the dimensions of the human face, how to get comfortable photographing people and how to put your subjects at ease. Get a crash course in taking beautiful, revealing portraits, and capture the moments you'll want to remember.

What to bring?

Your digital camera.


Understanding of manual exposure control.  It’s highly advisable to take either Crash Course: DSLR or Field Guide I: The Camera before taking this class.


Earlier Event: September 19
5 Dollar Fridays: Composition
Later Event: September 21
Field Guide I: The Camera