How to Work and Create with Digital Cameras

Workshop Info:
Part 1: Are you still using automatic settings? Then this class is for you! This introductory class is for beginners who would like to learn the basics of their digital camera and move into the manual control modes. Students discover how digital cameras work and how to control their image making. This workshop is an exciting way to learn the technical skills of image making and the proper settings for consistent results.

Part 2: This 2 day workshop is a continuation of Part 1 where students improve their creative and technical skills, and through lectures and assignments, will explore the aesthetic and compositional aspects of photography. Presentations on historical and contemporary artwork introduce various photographic genres, such as portraiture, landscape, and documentary.

Date & Time:
Part 1 | Tuesday, August 03, 2021 | 4:00PM – 7:00PM
Part 2A | Tuesday, August 17, 2021 | 4:00PM – 7:00PM
Part 2B | Tuesday, August 24, 2021 | 4:00PM – 7:00PM

Instructor: Steven Bamberg

About the Instructor: Steve Bamberg has been a professional photographer since 1980 and a teacher of art and photography to every grade from kindergarten through graduate school at NYU’s Tisch School of Art. His work has been published around the world (France, Italy, Japan, Israel, as well as New York and Connecticut) and has been exhibited in several galleries and museums in New York City, Texas, Connecticut, and Tel-Aviv.

Supply List: Students are to bring a Digital SLR camera, media card, a USB drive and a tripod. However, if you have a point and shoot with manual controls they are also welcome. Since every camera is different, you should definitely bring your manual.