Posts Tagged ‘Washington DC’

Washington DC Photography Classes – August 2 – September 6, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – August 2 – September 6, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

August 2, 2014:

Metering And Exposure (1:30 pm)

August 3, 2014:

Intermediate Photography (10:00 [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – July 26 – August 16, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – July 26 – August 16, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

July 26, 2014:

Using Exposure Creatively (1:30 pm)

July 27, 2014:

Business Of Photography [...]


The C and O Canal and a wrought iron architectural detail in the Georgetown section of Washington DC

The C and O Canal and a wrought iron architectural detail in the Georgetown section of Washington DC


Washington DC Photography Classes – July 16 – August 6, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – July 16 – August 6, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

July 16, 2014:

Getting To Know Your Camera (6:30 pm)

July 26, 2014:

Using [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – July 8 – August 3, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – July 8 – August 3, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

July 8, 2014:

Getting To Know Your Camera (6:30 pm)

July 10, 2014:

Introduction [...]


What Were You Thinking?

I pose that question a lot to the participants during week four of the Introduction To Photography class that I teach in Washington DC.
Since photography is a thought process that involves decisions of exposure, metering, focusing, framing, etc I want to know the thought process that went into creating the photograph.
It’s good to hear that [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – July 5 – July 27, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – July 5 – July 27, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

July 5, 2014:

Light And Color (10:00 am)

July 8, 2014:

Getting To Know [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – June 25 – July 26, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – June 25 – July 26, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

June 25, 2014:

Metering And Exposure (6:30 pm)

June 29, 2014:

Intermediate Photography (10:00 [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – June 18 – July 12, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – June 18 – July 12, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

June 18, 2014:

Using Exposure Creatively (6:30 pm)

June 21, 2014:

Business Of Photography [...]


Sharing The Shade Of A Small Tree, Washington, DC

Two people share the shade of a small tree in Washington DC. The commuters were seeking relief from the heat of a sunny, summer day while waiting for a bus on the 2800 Block of 16th Street N.W.


Washington DC Photography Classes – June 18 – July 12, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – June 18 – July 12, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

June 18, 2014:

Using Exposure Creatively (6:30 pm)

June 21, 2014:

Business Of Photography [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – June 3 – July 15, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – June 3 – July 15, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

June 3, 2014:

Introduction To Photography (6:30 pm)

June 4, 2014:

Getting To Know [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – June 1 – June 29, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – June 1 – June 29, 2014
Upcoming Photography Classes In Washington DC. You can see a list of all upcoming courses in the right hand side bar of the Sam D’Amico Photography website. Scroll down a bit to view the list.

June 1, 2014:

Lighting With Portable Flash (10:00 am)
Using Exposure Creatively (1:30 [...]


Blooming Cherry Blossom Tree Branches. Washington, DC. #2

Flowering cherry blossom tree branches during the National Cherry Blossom Festival, the Tidal Basin, Washington DC. The photograph was created by sandwiching two frames of 35 mm color transparency film together in one slide mount. (Sam D'Amico)

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Blooming Cherry Blossom Tree Branches. Washington, DC

Flowering cherry blossom tree branches during the National Cherry Blossom Festival, the Tidal Basin, Washington DC. The photograph was created by sandwiching two frames of 35 mm color transparency film together in one slide mount. (Sam D'Amico)
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Mojito

An out of focus, close-up of a Mojito, at an outdoor patio bar, Washington, DC. Originating in Cuba, the Mojito is a cocktail made with sugar, mint leaves, carbonated water, rum and limes. (Sam D’Amico)
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The Most Valuable Thing I Own As A Professional Photographer

Although I own equipment that allows me to do my job as a photographer the most valuable thing that I own by far is


Starting To Learn Photography

You’ve got to start somewhere.
The place to start is to learn how to work your camera, preferably in manual exposure mode.
Learn to set your exposure by setting your  aperture and shutter speed.
Learn to pick the right ISO based on the compositional outcome that you want.
Learn to focus by learning how to use the focusing modes [...]


Street Signs, Storefront, People, Adams Morgan, Washington DC

Pedestrians standing on a sidewalk between street signs and a restaurant storefront, Adams Morgan, Washington DC. (Sam D’Amico)
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Sidewalk, Manhole Cover And Round Puddle Reflecting A Bare Tree, Washington DC

A sidewalk, wet from rain, contains a manhole cover and a round puddle reflecting a tree with bare branches, Washington, DC. (Sam D’Amico)
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About Membership

By becoming a member of the Sam D’Amico Photography Website, which is optional, you will get access to areas of the website that are reserved for members only. Members areas are intended to serve as a supplement to photographers participating in a face to face class with Sam D’Amico or it can be used [...]


Washington DC Photography Workshops, Courses, Classes, Instruction – Confused About How To Pick The Right Class For You?

There are plenty of different ways to learn photography and plenty of teachers in the Washington DC area.
If you’re considering taking a class, or whatever you want to call it, you should walk out of the class knowing more than you knew walking in.
A class is taught by a teacher, so I think that before [...]


A Found Still Life During A Birthday Party, Woodley Park, Washington DC

A birthday card, beer cans and bottles, decorative party lights and plastic cups during a birthday celebration, Woodley Park, Washington, DC. (Sam D’Amico)
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