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Washington Photo Safari @ 2151 Constitution Ave, Washington, DC 20418
Street Photography & the Art of Seeing at the National Monuments A photojournalist is a visual storyteller. And as such, we tell stories with a series of photos and one photo at a time.Washington Photo Safari is pleased to present this safari in street photography taught by Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist, Essdras Suarez. The goal of this photo safari is not only to help you make better images but to also help you tell stories with your...
Saturday Jun 10th, 9am–12pm Eastern Time
Digital Photo Academy @ 50 Massachusetts Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002
One of the main transportation hubs of Washington D.C. and one of the busiest in the whole country, Union Station offers an abundance of photographic opportunities. Your DPA instructor will show you how to photograph the beautiful architecture, how to approach people for a quick photo during their daily routine, and how to find the best angle in any situation. Each person in the group of no more than 12 people will walk away with photos that are...
Saturday Jun 24th, 11am–2pm Eastern Time
Washington Photo Safari @ 550 Anacostia Ave NE, Washington, DC 20019
Photographing Lotus and Water Lilies at Kenilworth Aquatic Park Spend a Morning Photographing Beautiful Lotus and Water Lily Blossoms at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens! Located on the eastern bank of the Anacostia River, Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens is a one-of-a-kind destination within Anacostia Park and it is a hidden gem in Washington, DC. The summer lotus and lily blossoms are a “must see” during their peak blooming period in July, not unlike...
Saturday Jul 8th, 8–11am Eastern Time
Washington Photo Safari @ 8th St NW & F St NW, Washington, DC 20004
National Portrait Gallery/American Art Museum By Smartphone Learn to Photograph the Artwork on Display as Well as Spectacular Architecture! You could spend a day in here and not see all of the spectacular exhibits this museum has to offer. Renovated and reopened in 2006, the National Portrait Gallery/ American Museum of Art is a photographer’s delight, and most of the exhibits are open to photography. Our safari, led by Paris-trained professional...
Sunday Jul 9th, 2:30–4:30pm Eastern Time
Digital Photo Academy @ 34th & M Streets, Washington, DC 20007
When people think of Georgetown most often they think of the shopping, restaurants, and nightlife of M Street and the lower end of Wisconsin Avenue but Georgetown is much more than that. The C&O Canal starts in Georgetown and just a couple of blocks north of M Street there are treelined streets just waiting to be explored. Join your Digital Photo Academy instructor for a walk through the Georgetown that many people never take the time to see....
Saturday Jul 29th, 11am–2pm Eastern Time
at Capital Photography Center - Baltimore
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The composition of a photograph is the single most important element a photographer uses to convey an artistic statement. What’s included, excluded and the arrangement of elements within the frame is all part of composition.
In this field shoot class, you will learn techniques to improve a photograph’s composition in Baltimore’s iconic harbor area. We’ll have expansive views of the harbor and see weathered industrial machinery. On the water, we should see sailboats, tugboats, and cargo ships gliding by as they go about their daily work.
In addition to the waterfront views, we’ll take a short walk around a quiet and safe classic Baltimore neighborhood very close to the harbor. You’ll photograph the classic white marble steps, black wrought iron, and red brick row houses that give Baltimore its unique ambiance.
We’ll be shooting during the late afternoon light as well as a bit after sunset so we’ll capture beautiful shots of the lit harbor scenes against a beautiful blue twilight sky.
Although any camera will do, for best results we recommend a DSLR or mirrorless camera with manual exposure controls. Lenses in the range of 18-200mm will work well.
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Capital Photography Center
1415 Key Hwy
At Key Highway
Baltimore, Maryland 21230 Baltimore
1415 Key Hwy
At Key Highway
Baltimore, Maryland 21230
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Capital Photography Center was created by Marie Joabar who for more than a decade was the Education Programs Manager and Corporate Trainer at Penn Camera, one of Washington D.C.’s long standing photography retailers. Marie developed that company’s educational program growing it from...
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