What do we need to pay to create GOOD photographs and yet cost us nothing out of our pockets?
About The Meetup group is formed as an offshoot of the photography classes that Sam D’Amico teaches in Washington DC. The instruction offered via Meetup is an abbreviated, yet effective, way to learn about photography and improve your photography skills . You can learn more about the group, see upcoming meetings, and join the group […]
Ongoing monthly meetings intended to help participating photographers clarify and strengthen their own specific photography practice in a way that will firm up understanding of camera operation and photographic composition. The Open Forums are available through Sam’s Meetup group. You can learn more about Sam’s Meetup group here. —>https://samdamico.com/sams-meetup-group-craft-practice-photography/
This post was motivated by discussions with participants in my classes who were seeking affirmations or criticisms about their photographs.
Getting an affirmation or criticism from someone who we may view as an authority is not going to help us to become better visual communicators, or find our own way as photographers.
Why I Started A Meetup To provide: Abbreviated, topical versions of my photography classes that are useful to photographers regardless of level of skill or equipment used. I think of these classes as snippets of topical instruction from my classes that are intended to help photographers increase their understanding of camera operation and photographic composition. […]
The words we choose are important and they can change your mind when it comes to your photography.
DC Photography Class – Intermediate Photography classes starting – May 5, 2015 Reinforce your basic photography skills and techniques… Learn new skills and techniques… Understand and observe light… Be more precise in the creation of your photograph… Have the process of creating a photograph become more second nature… Learn about basic flash photography… Learn the […]
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In photography, theres a lot to learn.
The good news is that you don’t have to be a know-it-all.
Many of the printed manuals manuals that come with todays cameras are an abbreviated version of the full manual.
All of these changes have a compositional outcome. If you are changing these things and not…
I’ve started teaching two of the more popular photography classes that I offer during weekday hours (Monday through Friday) from 11:30am – 2:30pm and have added an additional location to accommodate these classes and times. Of course, I’m still teaching the classes that I offer on weeknights and weekends. Here are the classes- Introduction To […]