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Photo Safari: World Trade Center

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Downtown Brooklyn, Brooklyn
World Trade Center
New York, New York 10007
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 7

What you'll learn in this photography class:

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&A

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?
A:
No

Q: Can I take home what I make in this class?
A: Yes

Q: Is this class hands on?
A:
Yes

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.

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Refund Policy
Participant may cancel a Safari up to 48 hours prior to its commencement and receive a full refund or credit towards a future Safari. If participant cancels less than 48 hours prior to the start of their Safari, Participant shall be offered a refund or credit, minus a fee; fee shall be 25% of the current retail value of the price paid per participant. If Participant fails to cancel or reschedule prior to the commencement of scheduled Safari and does not attend said Safari, Participant is considered a “no show” and is not entitled to any refund or credit towards future safaris. If Participant is "no show" (i.e. Participant does not contact NYCPS prior to the start of safari and does not attend) Participant is not entitled to a refund; Participant may however reschedule by paying a $50 extension fee if Participant contacts NYCPS within 48 hours after the end of the scheduled Safari.  

NYCPS is not responsible for Participant “no show” due to acts of God, transit delays, medical emergency, etc. Exceptions may be made on a case-by-case basis at NYCPS’s discretion. 

If a Safari is canceled by NYCPS for any reason other than weather, Participant shall be entitled to a full refund or a full credit towards another Safari. Safaris are “rain or shine” and every effort will be made to conduct a scheduled Safari.

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