LEARN PHOTOGRAPHY WITH SERGIO

ONE-ON-ONE CLASSES

PRIVATE LESSONS: A PERFECT GIFT FOR THE PHOTOGRAPHER IN YOUR LIFE. 
GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE.

CALL 973-944-0670 OR EMAIL SERGIO TO PURCHASE.
 


Classes are held in Sergio’s studio in Morristown, unless alternative arrangements are made
(such as an outdoor photo outing, or a class at your own location).


 

MASTER YOUR CAMERA

Learn how to control your camera and go beyond automatic modes. Specifically:  

  • manage camera settings and apply them to your own camera;
  • what lenses to use and when;
  • best shooting practices and key composition principles;
  • which accessories are critical and which are not;

3 sessions of two hours each (two in-studio classes and one photo outing in daylight)

Price: $280 (3 sessions)

You need a DSLR or mirrorless camera (with interchangeable lenses), or an advanced compact camera with powerful zoom and the ability to shoot RAW. Entry-level point-and-shoot cameras are not suitable. In doubt, contact Sergio.   ​


 

GET YOUR OWN CAMERA READY

After completing AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHY 1: MASTER YOUR CAMERA in a Group Class, learn to apply the recommended settings to your own camera. With Sergio’s help, your camera will be ready to go.

1 session of two hours (part in-studio and part outdoors in daylight)

Price: $80 (1 session)

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LIGHTROOM PHOTO EDITING

Organize, catalog and edit with Adobe Lightroom, the most comprehensive photo editing program currently on the market. Part 1 and Part 2 both need to be taken to complete the course. Part 3 is optional.

2 in-studio sessions of two hours each.

Price: $160 (2 sessions)

 

 

 

LIGHTROOM PHOTO SHARING

Learn to share, present and show your work using the advanced modules of Adobe Lightroom.

You must be familiar with sessions 1 and 2 before taking Part 3.

1 in-studio session of two hours.

Price: $80 (1 session)

 

 

 

 

 

PHOTOSHOP FOR LIGHTROOM USERS

After learning Lightroom, take full advantage of your Adobe Creative Cloud subscription by learning those parts of Photoshop that best complement your Lightroom skills and my making a smooth round trip to Photoshop when needed.

1 in-studio session of two hours.

Price: $80 (1 session)

 

 

 

PERFECT YOUR COMPOSITION

Train your eyes to learn how to creatively arrange the components of an image. Specifically: 

  • how to take advantage of light;
  • how to use lines, shapes, patterns and space to lead the viewer’s eye to the point of most interest;
  • understanding the role of color and/or black&white for unique artistic expression.

1 in-studio session of two hours.

Price: $80 (1 session)

   

 

 

PHOTO OUTING WITH SERGIO

Spend two hours taking pictures with Sergio, to take advantage of his experience and ask him all the questions you have. You can choose the location, or Sergio can recommend a good one to you.

1 outdoor session of two hours.

Price: $80 (1 session)

   

 

PHOTO Q&A SESSION 

Spend two hours with Sergio in his studio, to take advantage of his experience and ask him all the questions you might have on any photography question you might have. 

1 in-studio session of two hours.

Price: $80 (1 session)

 


 

     

INSTRUCTIONAL PORTFOLIO REVIEW

Show Sergio your work and obtain a constructive, critical assessment of what you have done right and what you can improve.

1 in-studio session of two hours (more sessions may be needed, depending on the number of images you want critiqued).

Price: $80 (1 session for a two-hour portfolio review)

 

   

 

 

iPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY

Significantly improve the quality of your iPhone photos and movies, by learning new tricks about your iPhone’s camera. Specifically:

  • managing camera settings for best shooting results;
  • image composition;
  • HDR / Panorama / Movie options: how to use and when;
  • quick in-phone image editing;
  • sharing via social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.).

1 in-studio session of two hours.

Price: $80 (1 session)

 

   

 

BEST APPS FOR iPHONE CAPTURE AND EDITING

Sergio will share with you and teach you how to use the best apps for capturing and editing your iPhone photos. Sergio has selected these best apps from a vast range of alternatives available in the App Store. Some of these apps are free.

1 in-studio session of two hours.

Price: $80 (1 session)

 


 

 

OTHER COURSES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST:

  • PORTABLE FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY
  • FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY
  • TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY
  • MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY 
  • NIGHT & LOW LIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY
  • HDR & PANORAMA PHOTOGRAPHY

Contact Sergio to discuss your needs, based on the above list or any other need you might have.

Call 973 944 0670, or click to email.