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Chauntrell T.

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Starting at $38
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Graphic Communication from Palomar College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Chauntrell T.

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I’m a student studying for an AA in Graphic Communications, Business Management, Art emphasis in Glass, Metalsmithing, and Jewelry Making. I am looking to transfer for a BA in Art and Technology in a couple of years. I have over ten years of photography, Photoshop, photo editing, Lightroom, PowerPoint experience. In addition, I have experience with designing logos, banners, flyers, putting together presentations, social media management, and visual designing. I am currently learning to use Illustrator, InDesign, WordPress, Premiere Pro, and Dimension. I was an intern for a start-up music company for six years. I ran their social media accounts. Helped new artists by creating accounts for them on multiple audio uploading websites. I helped design logos, banners, and flyers for upcoming events. Helped at events by taking payments, making sure all artists were present and ready to go on stage, assisting wherever needed. I also did photoshoots for the artists and owners and edited photos.

About Chauntrell

Hello everyone! My name is Chauntrell (Shawn-trell), but I go by Chanti (Shawn-knee or Shawn-tee) for short. I’m currently majoring for an AA in Graphic Communications, Business Management, Art emphasis in Glass, Metalsmithing, and Jewelry Making. I am also looking at learning Japanese, Spanish, P

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Joy S.

37 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, Spanish
  • BA Sociology from University of California, San Diego
  • Teaching since 2014
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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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William L.

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Starting at $175
  • Speaks French
  • MA Radio Television & Film from University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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William L.

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I am a certified teacher with a master's degree in Radio, TV, Film and one in education as well. I was an adjunct professor of photography at Manhattan's New School for Social Research for 10 years and have spent another 10 years teaching other adults as well as adolescents photography. I have conducted private lessons as well as workshops in my own studio.
My teaching is unique because, unlike many photography clubs where members voice their various opinions on photographs, my technique involves an objective approach where lessons are given each time that can be analyzed to see if requirements of the assignment were met. This way, the student learns not just through critiques, but by comparing his or her results to successful examples. I also do quite a bit of field work and teaching by example. It's the most effective way to learn. I get students putting their digital cameras on "MANUAL" right away and they master the concepts of correct exposure right off the bat.

About William

I have been doing commercial photography for over 40 years. I owned and operated a large studio on West 22nd Street in NYC for 20 of those years and I taught photography from 1988 to the present. I have never stopped. I like one-on-one sessions, but I have also conducted many workshops and classes i

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Donnette Davis
William was very professional and prompt, I really learn alot from William and was very excited to learn from him with all his expertise. I will recommend William to anyone wishing to take Photography lessons.
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Salma R.

30 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Arabic
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Salma R.

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In this class, you will learn the basics of photography, including posing, lighting, styling, and editing. Show off your beautiful models with either your phone camera or a DSLR. I will also teach you how to switch over from auto settings to achieving stunning images by going manual on your camera

About Salma

Hi, there! My name is Salma. I've been teaching lessons since 2016. I'm a loving and outgoing person and my teaching style is easy, simple, and effective. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

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I am enjoying my crochet lessons so much . As a beginner she has a very easy simple way to teach. Very dedicated and flexible.
Herman S.
Sis Salma,I think she has good knowled of photography,N you came learn from her,continue to teach this craft you are very good.As salaamu alaikum.
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Erika V.

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Starting at $80
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Fine Arts-Bachelors from Fort Hays State University
  • 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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Joe B.

75 Reviews
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Starting at $75
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Digital Media Arts from TCI The College Of Technology
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Joe B.

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We go in an in-depth journey of light and shadows. I can teach in digital and Film photography. I am very knowledgeable in lighting techniques for portrait photography, fashion photography, outdoor, event and artistic expressionistic photography. My students will learn composition, lighting and artistic forms of photography

About Joe

Hello, my name is Joe. I am excited when I learn of new potential artists. My skills are well rounded and focused. I can teach you in many media applications and art forms. I am able to teach from basic drawing techniques to full Portrait art, Film & Digital Portrait / Fashion Photography and Image

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Joe was awesome. He laid out the fundamentals well and gave me great advice and guidance.
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Suzie Q
Very talented and thorough. Gained a lot after just 1 session. Highly recommend joe! :)

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"Josiah is awesome. He develops an organized lesson plan with set goals in mind. I have learned a tremendous amount already."
Garrett
Took Photography lessons from Josiah J.
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"I had a wonderful first lesson with Joy and learned so much. Thank you!"
Claire
Took Photography lessons from Joy S.
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"Jonathan is a really good instructor. He has helped me out a lot so far with the different software applications to do with photography. I’m still learning, but every lesson I get more invaluable information from him.
I would highly recommend him."
Jeff
Took Photography lessons from Jonathan Y.
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"Emily enjoyed the lesson and learned a lot"
Emily
Took Photography lessons from Priscilla L.
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"Very informative and makes understanding easy"
Wanda
Took Photography lessons from Prophet C.
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"Very pleasant , very intuitive , and very encouraging. He cares and tries hard to accommodate and customize his teaching."
Karl
Took Photography lessons from Kelvin L.
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"giuseppe was the best teacher for this !! i really learned alot!! cant wait to use my new skills i learned !! thank you !!"
Jim
Took Photography lessons from Joe B.
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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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"My first session with Giuseppe covered various aspects of composition and white balance. Both topics were explained clearly and reinforced with graphics.
He addressed all of my questions."
Richard
Took Photography lessons from Joe B.
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"Sarah was a pleasure to spend time with. Her knowledge of both my new Nikon D500 camera as well as photography in general were exactly what I was looking for. I would recommend her to anyone looking for assistance in the photography field!"
Jeff
Took Photography lessons from Sarah L.
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