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Do you love to take cityscape and landscape pictures and want to improve your photography skills? Want to learn how to do night photography and long exposures? Then Join Travel Photographer, Susan Magnano on a photo adventure and learn now to create, compose and edit your landscape images.

Check out our destination workshops at: Photour Adventures (http://www.PhotourAdventures.com)

Upcoming events (5)

Natural Light Portraits in Central Park

General William Tecumseh Sherman Monument

$150.00

Discover how to see and manipulate natural light by bouncing, diffusing and block lighting. Learn how to evaluate light and understand which way to face your subject to get the desired look. Also discover how to find the most interesting background that compliments your subject. We will also work with different focal lengths and discover how they effect the look and feel of the picture.

We will be starting on the South East Side of Central Park and will meet at the General William Tecumseh Sherman Monument right in Grand Army Plaza (Between 5th Ave & 59th Street). We recommend bringing comfy walking shoes.

Covid Safety: Please wear mask

HOW SHOULD I RSVP?
Please RSVP by filling out this form:

https://photouradventures.typeform.com/to/LHVNQf and you will receive your gear guide.

Signing up on Meetup will NOT SECURE Your spot.

Photograph Dancers in the Dark in Gantry Park

American Brass Restaurant

$150.00

Details
We start the evening by capturing a beautiful sunset over manhattan. Then we will be photographing the beauty of a dancer in with the skyline twinkling behind her.. We will use the darkness to create unique images by painting with light and experimenting with flash lights, light tubes and video lights.

This workshop will teach the fundamentals of photographing:
Night Photography
Long Exposure & Motion
Light Painting & Night Portraits

WHATS INCLUDED?
Professional landscape photographer guidance and location expertise
In the field instruction on mastering photography skills
What should I expect?
We will be exploring Gantry Park. We will begin by reviewing basic camera settings and then work together to create great shots.

This photography walk is designed to give all participants the opportunity to shoot and capture beautiful cityscapes. We will guide you through different photography techniques, and camera settings. We will also spend a good amount of time on photo composition and developing your own style so your photos will tell your story to the viewer.

WHAT SHOULD I BRING?
Upon signing up we will send everyone a detailed equipment and material list. The basic gear everyone should have is a digital SLR camera body, tripod and a variety of lens.

We will be doing some walking so it is advised for you to dress in layers and wear proper footwear.

Since this is a night photography workshop we recommend bringing a remote shutter release, a head lamp and any light painting tools.
We also recommend bringing a water and snack to stay hydrated and happy.

Covid Safety: Please wear mask

HOW SHOULD I RSVP?
Please RSVP by filling out this form:

https://photouradventures.typeform.com/to/LHVNQf and you will receive your gear guide.

Signing up on Meetup will NOT SECURE Your spot.

Advanced - Light painting inCentral Park

General William Tecumseh Sherman Monument

$150.00

Details
On this workshop YOU will be the light painter. Try out all my tools and bring your own as we perfect your skills. Learn how to understand the location and set up your settings. We will use the darkness to create unique images by painting with light and experimenting with flash lights, light tubes and video lights.

This workshop will teach the fundamentals of photographing:
Night Photography
Long Exposure & Motion
Light Painting & Night Portraits

WHATS INCLUDED?
Professional landscape photographer guidance and location expertise
In the field instruction on mastering photography skills
What should I expect?
We will be exploring the Central Park and the West Side. We will begin by reviewing basic camera settings and then work together to create great shots.

This photography walk is designed to give all participants the opportunity to shoot and capture beautiful cityscapes. We will guide you through different photography techniques, and camera settings. We will also spend a good amount of time on photo composition and developing your own style so your photos will tell your story to the viewer.

WHAT SHOULD I BRING?
Upon signing up we will send everyone a detailed equipment and material list. The basic gear everyone should have is a digital SLR camera body, tripod and a variety of lens.

We will be doing some walking so it is advised for you to dress in layers and wear proper footwear.

Since this is a night photography workshop we recommend bringing a remote shutter release, a head lamp and any light painting tools.
We also recommend bringing a water and snack to stay hydrated and happy.

Covid Safety: Please wear mask

HOW SHOULD I RSVP?
Please RSVP by filling out this form:

https://photouradventures.typeform.com/to/LHVNQf and you will receive your gear guide.

Signing up on Meetup will NOT SECURE Your spot.

Sunset & Light Painting Photo Walk in Dumbo

Shake Shack

$150.00

We will be photographing the sunset over the Manhattan skyline as well as experimenting with light painting. We will have a model and will use a series of light tubes and flashes to experiment with light painting portraits.

This will be a fun photo walk where I will teach the fundamentals of:

*Exposing at Sunset & Twilight

*Long Exposure & Motion

*Light Painting and Night Portraits with a model

WHATS INCLUDED:

Professional landscape photographer guidance and location expertise

In the field instruction on mastering photography skills

WHAT SHOULD I EXPECT?

We will be exploring Dumbo and will start just before sunset to review basic camera settings and then walk the pier to find the perfect sunset spot.

This photography walk is designed to give all participants the opportunity to shoot and capture beautiful cityscapes. We will guide you through different photography techniques, camera settings and how to use filters to properly expose your shots. We will also spend a good amount of time on photo composition and developing your own style so your photos will tell your story to the viewer.

WHAT SHOULD I BRING?

Upon signing up we will send everyone a detailed equipment and material list. The basic gear everyone should have is a digital SLR camera body, tripod and a variety of lens.

We will be doing some walking so it is advised for you to dress in layers and wear proper footwear.

Since this is a night photography workshop we recommend bringing a remote shutter release, a head lamp and any light painting tools.

We also recommend bringing a water and snack to stay hydrated and happy.

HOW SHOULD I RSVP?
Please RSVP by filling out this form: https://photouradventures.typeform.com/to/LHVNQf and you will receive your gear guide.

Signing up on Meetup will NOT SECURE Your spot.

FOR MORE INFO
https://www.photouradventures.com/workshops1

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Dancer in the Dark in Central Park

General William Tecumseh Sherman Monument

$150.00

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