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Stephen B.

5 Reviews
Newton Highlands, MA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Piano and Film Scoring from Berklee College of Music
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Stephen B.

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Want to know how to take great photos? I have been a photographer for nearly fifteen years creating mostly landscapes, macro, wildlife, night and architecture. My photos have been displayed at art shows and sold numerous times at the Mass. College of Art annual auction and give tours local to the Boston area. Boston Common, Arnold Arboretum Great Meadows in Concord, MA. More knowledgeable with Nikon. Please tell me about your photography background, what you want to learn, what camera and lens you have, etc.

About Stephen

I worked at Piano Playtime where I taught twelve Kindergarten to 4th grade group piano lessons. I am easy to get along with, and very patient with kids and adults. In the past, I scored a local film titled "The Times Were Never So Bad: The Life of Andre Dubus" who's son Andre Dubus III wrote the

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Jake
Stephen's a great instructor both from a technical and personable perspective.

He's got a cornucopia of musical knowledge that's evident from how speaks to how he teaches. If you like any film score, chances are he knows how to play it.

Speaking as a beginner, I can say he's been very patient and knows a bunch of exercises and books to learn everything thing from theory to practical pieces to finger exercises.

He provides constructive guidance on what you're doing wrong, and I'm happy to see myself improve under his tutorage. (oh and if you're a sci-fi fan, you'll have a lot in common with him)
Saelle D.
Great ., very nice person
Rahul
Steve is an excellent teacher! I always look forward to my classes. I am a student in high school, and he fully understands my need to balance my school work with piano, and he makes sure that I am able to comfortably commit to both aspects of my life. Steve makes sure that I stay on task and that I am progressing with my piano skills all while making the lessons fun and enjoyable.
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Joy S.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, Spanish
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • BA Sociology from University of California, San Diego
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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...
Mica
Great first class, very helpful and upbeat. Thanks Joy!
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Julie D.

90 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $85
  • Awarded Photojournalist Photographer of the Year - 2009 from Professional Photographers of California
  • BS/BA from University of LaVerne
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Julie D.

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From the basics of camera operations to field sessions, creativity assignments to photo processing in Lightroom and Photoshop. We work together to develop training to meet your photography needs. I am known for my patience with students and am committed to your best learning experience.

About Julie

Photography - Be the boss! Take control of your digital camera. Tutoring sessions with Julie can help you learn the mysteries of digital photography, can jump-start your creativity, or guide you along your journey in photography, including basic Photoshop and Lightroom techniques, If you don'

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Kim K.
What a great first lesson! Lots of information was covered, and Julie seems very passionate about all aspects of photography. Looking forward to learning more!
Cedric
Very informative first lesson. Julie is a great teacher. I can tell she really loves photography.
Sara
Awesome first lesson! Simple, organized introduction to my camera. Also good to hear "atta girl." ;-)
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Chauntrell T.

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Starting at $38
  • Teaching since 2021
  • Teaches Advanced
  • 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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Kevina F.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, American Sign Language, English
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Kevina F.

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Bring your digital camera and let's explore different ways to capture your subject's story.

About Kevina

I am in love with the Creative Arts and enthusiastic about introducing it to others. I currently am a Teaching Artist of Flute, and of Basic Music Theory for 501(3) non-profit Henry for Music's Youth Orchestra United. I participate in my local community by engaging as a booking/media/communicat

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Kevina is AWESOME. I highly recommend working with Kevina.
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Joseph B.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Ranlet Award First Prize Winner from Rochester Philharmonic Women's Legue
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Joseph B.

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I am a published photographer, a professional musician with an international acclaim and a published writer.

The reason all of these arts are synergistic together is because they are all about the inner vision and the capture of something magical. This magic is invisible to these who pass by in a rush.

Photography has been a love of mine since childhood as I took images with a fully manual camera in black and white without a range finder or auto focus lens. I still love the visceral experience.

My published photographs both on line as well as in galleries have been met with approval both in the media as well as by the established authorities. The director of Eastman House has picked one of my larger images of nature as one of his favorites. My specialty is street photography and the expressive moments of animals interacting with people. I do like portraiture which has been selected as an honorable win by photographic associations and printed in concert programs for ...

About Joseph

~ Teaching beginners to professional students and coaching professionals for over 30 years. All levels and ages are welcome! ~ Hello my Friends! I am an internationally respected concert pianist and composer who comes from a family of renowned musicians. I earned my Bachelor and Master of

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Jeff
Joseph has a wealth of knowledge about speaking, listening, vocals, etc.

He created a welcoming environment in our online lessons that made it easy to be vulnerable and get right to working on new skills.

I highly recommend for others looking to better understand their voice and communication style, and learn to hone them.
Catherine K.
Joseph put us at ease immediately. Our first lesson included valuable information on how to warm up our voices, increase our range and protect our voices. We look forward to our next lesson.
Donna
I have been studying piano with Joseph for nearly five years. In that time, I’ve learned more about the piano and musical interpretation than I ever thought possible.

Joseph’s technical ‘short cuts’ are amazing! He illustrates ways for your hands and your mind to work that are tailor made for you. Learning from him is so fun it seems almost effortless.

The way Joseph teaches allows you to develop at your own pace. The atmosphere is always relaxed yet everything moves along quickly.

At the open classes I attend, his other students are progressing very rapidly too. After each class, we share our impressions. The mood is elated because it feels like we stepped back in time and into history.

Joseph often quotes inspired wisdom of his historic teachers in our lessons. He is a great inspiration on his own with great musical insights.

I’m playing Beethoven and Chopin works I never thought I could approach at this stage of study, with great depth of understanding. I now play with greater passion and skill, get compliments from everyone I play for, and no longer worry about playing in public.

I look forward to each and every lesson with Joseph. His encouragement and support makes learning so rewarding! Anyone who finds this musical treasure is a lucky person and I cannot recommend him highly enough.

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"Great at making what seems hard become easy!!!"
Deborah
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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"He was an all-right teacher and a decent guy.
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Xiaoliang
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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"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."
Donnette Davis
Took Photography lessons from William 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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"Guiseppe is great! He explained basic techniques very well and make sure I understand all before we move on the next."
YUSI
Took Photography lessons from Joe B.
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"Working with Sarah has been great! She has shared her knowledge freely, has a keen, artistic eye, and provides lots of creative solutions. I hope to enlist her services again in the future."
Clifford
Took Photography lessons from Sarah L.
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"He is one photographer who’s passion for his craft is up to the high heavens!
He can talk all day & share his professional knowledge & expertise on photography.
His shots are really amazing & all worthy to be framed
or made into murals."
CarRet
Took Photography lessons from Deano M.
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"Joy was very helpful... Her presentations are very simple and clear..."
Rodolfo
Took Photography lessons from Joy S.
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