Find Photography lessons in San Jose, CA

Pay-as-you-go private Photography tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best Photography Tutors in San Jose, CA

5 San Jose private Photography lessons / Find the best local Photography lesson in San Jose

See more experts ›
Brian H.
35/hour

Morgan Hill, CA

Expert Level

I have over 25 years working as a professional photographer in product, journalism, travel and wedding photography. I have taught and tutored lessons in general, sports and portrait photography, as well as digital imaging and working... read more

35/hour
4.8 (18)
50 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have over 25 years working as a professional photographer in product, journalism, travel and wedding photography. I have taught and tutored lessons in general, sports and portrait photography, as well as digital imaging and working... read more

Tess M.
70/hour

Campbell, CA

All Elementary/Middle School - ADD/ADHD - ABA Therapist

I minored in Fine Art in college and took many traditional photography classes including documentary photography, 2D and 3D photographic design, and several Special Projects in Photography seminars. I have adapted my... read more

70/hour
4.9 (439)
2,134 hours tutoring
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I minored in Fine Art in college and took many traditional photography classes including documentary photography, 2D and 3D photographic design, and several Special Projects in Photography seminars. I have adapted my... read more

Ninh F.
49/hour

Sunnyvale, CA

Literary English & Visual Languages sophistication

I am an Associate Professor of photography for a local university Fall 2013 and Spring. I am an MFA contemporary photographer master candidate, 2015 graduation. I am a UCLA graduate with Honor in photography and art. I have 12... read more

49/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am an Associate Professor of photography for a local university Fall 2013 and Spring. I am an MFA contemporary photographer master candidate, 2015 graduation. I am a UCLA graduate with Honor in photography and art. I have 12... read more

Rich J.
50/hour

Redwood City, CA

Photography Lessons- a 3-step teaching approach

Learning photography is like learning to see. Slow down in life and look at the beauty around you, photograph it, and share it with the world! In order to do that though, you need to learn the art and the science behind... read more

50/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

Learning photography is like learning to see. Slow down in life and look at the beauty around you, photograph it, and share it with the world! In order to do that though, you need to learn the art and the science behind... read more

Jeffery B.
40/hour

Pleasanton, CA

Photographer looking to teach

I am a graduate from Las Positas College with a certificate in Photography. Along with college education I have been a working photographer for close to ten years now shooting mostly sports. During my time at college I spent one semester... read more

40/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am a graduate from Las Positas College with a certificate in Photography. Along with college education I have been a working photographer for close to ten years now shooting mostly sports. During my time at college I spent one semester... read more

Online Photography Tutoring

Ben C.
50/hour

Photographer and Educator with 15+ years of experience! (5 star rated)

I have an extensive portfolio or art photography as well as experience in commercial product and event photography. I have taught summer classes for high school and college age students in film and photo as well as full semester... read more

50/hour
4.9 (70)
186 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have an extensive portfolio or art photography as well as experience in commercial product and event photography. I have taught summer classes for high school and college age students in film and photo as well as full semester... read more

Felicia K.
70/hour

Fulltime Photographer with MFA and BFA in Photography

I have both a BA and an MFA in photography. I own my own photography business and teach one-on-one photography lessons to select clients. I work in film photography (medium and large format), digital photography... read more

70/hour
5.0 (40)
102 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have both a BA and an MFA in photography. I own my own photography business and teach one-on-one photography lessons to select clients. I work in film photography (medium and large format), digital photography... read more

Barry M.
25/hour

Experienced Filmmaker and Studio Artist

I practiced for years before studying formally in college. I took several classes in basic to advanced photography learning techniques from traditional portraiture, to trick photography, HDR, high speed, long exposure et al. read more

25/hour
4.9 (564)
1,189 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I practiced for years before studying formally in college. I took several classes in basic to advanced photography learning techniques from traditional portraiture, to trick photography, HDR, high speed, long exposure et al. read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private Photography tutoring lessons

San Jose Photography Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private San Jose Photography tutor? San Jose Photography tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25 $89
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets