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Kelvin L.

157 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Music MA from University of Nottingham
  • Teaching since 1984
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Kelvin L.

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If you’re interested in learning photography – congratulations! Photography is a fun, practical hobby as well as an exciting career. Although learning photography does take a little patience, the rewards are certainly worth it. So, let’s start with the benefits of why you should learn photography.

- The ability to record special events like a child’s birthday, graduation or the family’s vacations with clear, focused well composed photographs.

- Never missing a picture of a special moment because you were searching for the right button or dial.

- Taking photos that you and your loved ones will enjoy displaying on your wall. By capturing your special memories in pictures, you can have a way to document and pass on these memories to future generations.

- Communicating through your photographs. A picture really is worth a thousand words! You can capture an expression that says it all. Or as we've seen in magazines like Time and National Geographic, you can shoot photographs ...

About Kelvin

I am a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional musician and educator with solid experience in the classroom. For the past 25 years, I have been employed with Amati music academy and seven years on the faculty of University of St Francis. I am very comfortable with all aspects o

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This rating is based on just a single 30 minute lesson. We may try to make it longer for our next two lessons. Our grandson, 9, really enjoyed it.
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Erika V.

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Starting at $80
  • Fine Arts-Bachelors from Fort Hays State University
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Erika V.

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Hello! I'm excited to help anyone start their photography journey. I work with students of all ages. I majored in Fine Arts with an emphasis in photography, as well as working freelance as a portrait photographer for many years. I also have experience with more conceptual photography, having used photoshop to composite fantasy images.
I can show you the basics of using your camera and editing, as well as accompanying you on a photoshoot! All of my sessions are highly individualized so please get in touch if you have questions.

About Erika

Hello! I have been working as an art teacher for 8 years and I love my job! With me you, or your child, will discover their full creative potential through developing technical skill and individual ideas/concepts. I guide students into finding or developing their own creative voice and style. I have

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Amanda M.

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Starting at $18
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Amanda M.

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Let your creativity shine using your paper as your camera. Learn how to sunprint, and how to create unique monoprinted photographic prints.

About Amanda

I am a photographer and Arts Educator with almost 15 years experience teaching in classrooms, museums, and online. Classes I have taught in the past include photography, textile arts, sculpture, oil painting, art history, and graphic design. My career began during college, teaching Girl and Boy Scou

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michael S.

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Starting at $38
  • Teaching since 1987
  • BFA – Photography from Art Center College of Design
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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michael S.

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I've been a successful commercial photographer, author, educator and film producer since 1980. I understand that students learn in different ways and I strive to accommodate these differences.

I've owned and operated large commercial studios in Burbank, CA, where I did business with entertainment industry leaders: Warner Bros, Universal, Paramount and Disney. Disney especially punched my dance card for over 20 years. We love the mouse at our house. Currently I work exclusively as a location photographer and film producer.

Throughout I’ve taught at various private and public educational institutions, wrote my first book in 2009 and am currently writing my second. I’ve mentored many young photographers over the years and am thrilled for their successes.

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Michael

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Since 2011, my commercial photography and time-lapse film production business has attracted some of the top construction companies in the world. Before that I was teaching at the prestigious Brooks Institute of Photography in Ventura, CA, as the resident Photoshop expert in the photojournalism depar

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Joy S.

37 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joy S.

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Hands on instruction on manual camera settings (ISO, aperture, shutter speed, white balance, etc.). Framing the subject from different angles. And most importantly, how to see light the way your camera sees it.

About Joy

I am a graduate of UC San Diego (bachelor of arts, sociology) and UCLA (master of public policy). As a child of immigrant parents, I value diversity and love learning languages. I read, write and speak Spanish fluently, and have intermediate command of both Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese in reading,

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Joy was very helpful... Her presentations are very simple and clear...
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Great first class, very helpful and upbeat. Thanks Joy!
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Sarah L.

29 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • MFA in Costume Design from UCLA
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
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Sarah L.

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I got my first camera when I was 8 years old and have been a passionate shutterbug ever since. I can teach you how to use all of the manual features on your camera to get the effects you want to achieve, and I can help you to train your eye to see and capture memorable compositions.

I encourage each student to find his or her personal style to express a unique vision. You don't need any experience to become an artist, just the desire to start noticing new things all around you and capturing moments to share with others!

For in-person lessons, we will meet in an outdoor setting to learn photography in natural light and existing light conditions. Online classes can be held in any location you have access to over Zoom, FaceTime, or Skype.

About Sarah

*Please note: If you are interested in online classes they will take place over Skype, Zoom, or FaceTime, not TakeLessons Classroom (for technological reasons)* In-person classes are in San Bruno, California. Hello, and thank you for visiting my page! I have been an artist for my whole life and I a

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Susan
Sarah is patient and answered all my questions about using my camera in different situations. She answered my questions about shutter speed and aperture with easy to understand examples. I hope to have another lesson with her once I practice my newfound knowledge about photography!
Beverly J.
I enjoyed my first class with Sarah. She explains things very well and is pleasant to learn from.
Loan
I enjoy taking lessons with Sarah. As a beginner, she takes the time to explain every detail regarding the photography and the use of my camera. I learn so much after a few lessons.

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"So far, I've loved all of my classes with Sergio. His teaching style with photography fits my needs perfectly."
Kavita
Took Photography lessons from Sergio M.
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"Guiseppe was excellent, thorough, patient and personable. Highly recommended!"
Sofia
Took Photography lessons from Joe B.
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"Joy is lovely and has been very flexible with my schedule. You can tell she loves photography and enjoys teaching. If I was more of an online learner I would have rated the session a 5. I am now realizing I am more of a hands on person it is personally challenging for me to learn using this method. In an ideal world we would be learning by shooting in real time."
Nancy
Took Photography lessons from Joy S.
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"My son really enjoyed his lesson with Jonathan! He learned a lot about his particular camera and photography itself! Jonathan was very professional and helpful!"
Conner
Took Photography lessons from Jonathan Y.
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"Had my first lesson. Great teacher, very informative on the subject, and very easy to talk with. Left the lesson feeling I learned more than before the lesson. Now I'm even more excited to work with my camera he helped me understand more. Definitely would recommend him as a teacher. If I decide to take another lesson, I will request him as my teacher. Thanks for the lesson."
Lucas
Took Photography lessons from Josiah J.
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"It was fantastic! My son really loved it and learned alot!"
Cash
Took Photography lessons from Joe B.
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"Jonathan did a great Job helping me today. I am a total beginner and now I feel like I understand the workings of my camera better and am anxious to start taking much improved photographs. He was very patient with me and my 10,000 questions. I look forward to working with him again in the near future."
Robin
Took Photography lessons from Jonathan Y.
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"She was absolutely wonderful! She answered all of my questions, helped me figure out what my issues were, and made great suggestions for different settings I should explore. 100% would recommend her!"
Katie
Took Photography lessons from Sarah L.
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"Sarah is patient and answered all my questions about using my camera in different situations. She answered my questions about shutter speed and aperture with easy to understand examples. I hope to have another lesson with her once I practice my newfound knowledge about photography!"
Susan
Took Photography lessons from Sarah L.
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"Great at making what seems hard become easy!!!"
Deborah
Took Photography lessons from Joe B.
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