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Reid T.
75/hour

Photography and Lightroom Educator

I teach photography at a variety of adult and children’s venues. From 2011 to the present, I’ve taught classes in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Photoshop, Macro, and Smartphone photography at the following venues: College of Marin,... read more

75/hour
4.9 (86)
53 hours tutoring Photography out of 324 hours
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I teach photography at a variety of adult and children’s venues. From 2011 to the present, I’ve taught classes in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Photoshop, Macro, and Smartphone photography at the following venues: College of Marin,... read more

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 (68)
5 hours tutoring Photography out of 170 hours
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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

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 (513)
23 hours tutoring Photography out of 1,085 hours
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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

Gail S.
50/hour

Photography

I'm also a photographer in my own right, making portraits and fine art photographs. My Bachelor's degree in Liberal Studies from Oregon State University combined Photography and Psychology. For over five years I've tutored... read more

50/hour
4.9 (128)
1 hours tutoring Photography out of 240 hours
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I'm also a photographer in my own right, making portraits and fine art photographs. My Bachelor's degree in Liberal Studies from Oregon State University combined Photography and Psychology. For over five years I've tutored... read more

Brian O.
50/hour

Fine Art Photographer with experience in Adobe Photoshop and printing

I have exhibited my photography in small solo group shows in Connecticut, and have been featured by AINT-BAD Magazine and included in publications such as MATTE Magazine and the Yale Literary Magazine. I was the recipient of the Mary... read more

50/hour
5.0 (32)
84 hours tutoring
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I have exhibited my photography in small solo group shows in Connecticut, and have been featured by AINT-BAD Magazine and included in publications such as MATTE Magazine and the Yale Literary Magazine. I was the recipient of the Mary... read more

Rob W.
40/hour

Adobe Photoshop & Dreamweaver Teacher

I owned & operated Colourworks Photographic Lab & Studio for 8 years in Wilmington. I was a commercial photographer doing weddings, portraits & commercial photography along with the development & printing component. read more

40/hour
5.0 (51)
93 hours tutoring
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I owned & operated Colourworks Photographic Lab & Studio for 8 years in Wilmington. I was a commercial photographer doing weddings, portraits & commercial photography along with the development & printing component. read more

Renee K.
40/hour

Photographer with 3+ Years experience specializing in portraits

I am an active participant in my city and alma mater's photography community working with paid clients and models. I also attend conferences every few years and have active subscriptions to leading photographers courses to learn more... read more

40/hour
4.9 (25)
47 hours tutoring
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I am an active participant in my city and alma mater's photography community working with paid clients and models. I also attend conferences every few years and have active subscriptions to leading photographers courses to learn more... read more

Alexey K.
30/hour

Professional Photographer with 10+ Years of Teaching Experience

I've been tutoring photography to ages 12 to 70+ for over 10 years. I taught multiple landscape photography workshops in Utah, Arizona and California. I am a master of still life and portrait photography. I know most... read more

30/hour
4.9 (15)
1 hours tutoring Photography out of 30 hours
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I've been tutoring photography to ages 12 to 70+ for over 10 years. I taught multiple landscape photography workshops in Utah, Arizona and California. I am a master of still life and portrait photography. I know most... read more

David W.
175/hour

Working Professional Photographer with 20 Years Digital Experience

Learn how to take better family photos and portraits. Or learn studio lighting techniques for your small business product photography. Whether it's lighting, composition, landscapes, portraits or still life, David will help you grow.... read more

175/hour
5.0 (116)
60 hours tutoring Photography out of 414 hours
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Learn how to take better family photos and portraits. Or learn studio lighting techniques for your small business product photography. Whether it's lighting, composition, landscapes, portraits or still life, David will help you grow.... read more

Peter C.
75/hour

Photography Instructor with 25+ Years Experience

I started in photography during the days of film, experimenting in the darkroom while honing my skills. In 2001 I went digital and have loved how it opens up possibilities and results for any style of photography. I have a laid-back... read more

75/hour
4.8 (17)
2 hours tutoring Photography out of 33 hours
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I started in photography during the days of film, experimenting in the darkroom while honing my skills. In 2001 I went digital and have loved how it opens up possibilities and results for any style of photography. I have a laid-back... read more

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How would you define Photography in your own words?
The meaning, if you look at the word, photo / graphy is light / drawing or making a picture with light from the ancient Greek. Aristotle even commented on the process when he observed light filtering though the leafs of trees projecting the solar eclipse he had gone to see. Leonardo DaVinci even... read more
The meaning, if you look at the word, photo / graphy is light / drawing or making a picture with light from the ancient Greek. Aristotle even... read more
Answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Photography in your own words?
In the literal sense, photography is merely the act of capturing a moment in time on film or a digital sensor. For some purposes, an accurate representation of a subject is perfectly acceptable. However, as a creative nature photographer, I go many steps further. Photography is a way of... read more
In the literal sense, photography is merely the act of capturing a moment in time on film or a digital sensor. For some purposes, an accurate... read more
Franklin K.

Franklin K. answered • 03/21/18

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How would you define Photography in your own words?
Photography is a visual art, usually divided into commercial or fine art. The study of photography can involve only analysis of the photographic product or it can include the practice and production of a product, as well. It involves understanding the world of photography, your product... read more
Photography is a visual art, usually divided into commercial or fine art. The study of photography can involve only analysis of the photographic... read more
Answered • 03/20/18

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How would you define Photography in your own words?
Photography is a technical art form. To free yourself from the technical difficulties, you need to understand your camera and the photographic basics and process. It is a common misconception that all it takes to make a photo is to "press a button". Pressing that button (releasing the camera... read more
Photography is a technical art form. To free yourself from the technical difficulties, you need to understand your camera and the photographic... read more
Alexander K.

Alexander K. answered • 03/22/18

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