18 and older
Discover the magnificence of Lower Manhattan's newest landmarks while honing your architectural photography skills. The new World Trade Center is nearly complete and this safari is designed to remember the past while celebrating the future. This photo tour will explore the new Freedom Tower, the 9/11 Memorial, the Oculus and much more. You will learn both interior and exterior architectural photography and how to best capture the buildings' grandeur as well as their simplicity.
Composition is everything and this session will push you to understand lines and balance while capturing these amazing buildings. You'll learn how to employ strong composition to engage the viewer and give them a sense of space as well as learn how to anticipate lighting conditions and scene management as it relates to architecture. Learn how to take advantage of reflections and the play of light on different surfaces. We will also explore the use of over exposure to help create an ethereal feel.
Q: Can I make up a class if I miss one?
A: No, there are no makeups allowed.
Q: Is a certificate of completion available to me after completing their class?
A: This class does not normally provide a certificate, but a certificate of completion can be given if asked.
Q: Is a professional certificate available to me after completing their class?
Q: Can I take home what I make in this class?
Q: Is this class hands on?
Q: Are materials provided and included in cost of the class?
A: No. Students need to bring a fully charged digital camera and a good walking shoes is a must.
Q: Is there anything else I should be aware of to be prepared for class?
A: Yes, bring comfortable clothing, a notebook & pen, extra batteries, and an extra memory card.