Through weekly assignments and critiques you will learn to work your SLR camera, become familiar with the technical aspects of photography and create photographs based on your desired compositional outcomes. Once you begin to make compositional choices with the visual effects in mind, your pictures will begin to move beyond the result of luck and you will begin to compose pictures that more accurately represent your desired outcome.
Thank you for considering me in your search for photography instruction. It doesn’t matter whether you use a film or digital camera. The camera is a tool that you use to create photographs. During your photography class with me you’ll learn to use your camera and you’ll learn the skills that you need to use […]
Sam D’Amico offers two classes that will help you to learn the basics of photography and how to use your camera in manual exposure mode. When you have an understanding of the basics of photography and you use your camera in manual exposure mode you use your mind, instead of a machine, to create photographs. […]
Below you’ll see a list of upcoming photography classes. Click on the link to learn more about the class. You can also find a link that will bring you back to this calendar in the sidebar under the heading “Upcoming Photography Classes” on the right hand side of any page of the Sam D’Amico Photography […]
Are You Seeing Color? Of course you are, color is everywhere. But, as a photographer, are you “really” seeing color and using it effectively as a compositional element in your work?
By having a better understanding of how to use their camera, the participants in this class will be able to begin to rely more on their mind, instead of a machine, to make a photograph.
An Overview Of Photography Instruction Offered By Sam D’Amico
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Quick Studies are one meeting photography classes that provide the participants with topical lecture, class discussion and hands-on practice with their own camera equipment. This is an excellent way to learn about photography for those of us whom are time and budget conscious.
Multimeeting Photography Classes offer the participants a way to learn about photography over an extended period of time. This insures that the participants have adequate time in between meetings to practice what they have learned and to present their work for discussion during the class.
Build on your understanding of basic photography, reinforce your application of photography fundamentals and increase your visual awareness and photographic compositional skills.
Through lecture and practice with their own cameras and flash units the participants in this workshop will learn the basics of flash operation and how to use the flash more creatively and effectively.
This three-hour class is an in overview of the business of photography and examines what you’ll need to be a successful professional photographer.
Sam D’Amico offers two flash photography classes in Washington DC that will help you to use flash more effectively and creatively. Lighting With Portable Flash If you own a separate flash unit this class is recommended. Through lecture and practice with their own cameras and flash units the participants in this workshop will learn the […]
When used thoughtfully your flash can be an important element of your composition and can dramatically improve your photograph…
Learn How To Get The Correct Exposure To Create The Best Photographs That You Possibly Can.
Private photography lessons and tutoring based on your specific goals.
Tutoring is available in Washington DC or can be done online.