Posts Tagged ‘Washington DC’

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 [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – September 20 – October 21, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – September 20 – October 21, 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.

September 20, 2014:

Metering And Exposure (10:00 am)

September 28, 2014:

Intermediate Photography (10:00 [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – September 9 – October 11, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – September 9 – October 11, 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.

September 9, 2014:

Introduction To Photography (6:30 pm)

September 11, 2014:

Getting To Know [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – September 3 – October 8, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – September 3 – October 4, 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.

September 3, 2014:

Intermediate Photography (6:30 pm)

September 4, 2014:

Photojournalism (6:30 pm)

September 6, [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – September 3 – October 4, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – September 3 – October 4, 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.

September 3, 2014:

Intermediate Photography (6:30 pm)

September 6, 2014:

Lighting With Portable Flash [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – September 3 – October 4, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – September 3 – October 4, 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.

September 3, 2014:

Intermediate Photography (6:30 pm)

September 6, 2014:

Lighting With Portable Flash [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – August 16 – September 13, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – August 16 – September 13, 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 16, 2014:

Introduction To Photography (10:00 am)
Getting To Know Your Camera [...]


Washington DC Photography Classes – August 5 – September 13, 2014

Washington DC Photography Classes – August 5 – September 13, 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 5, 2014:

Introduction To Photography (6:30 pm)

August 7, 2014:

Getting To Know [...]


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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