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Full Day and 3-Hour Classes: Registration cancellations are eligible for a full refund less a $25.00 (per ticket) transaction fee if Nikon receives a written cancellation request including the original eticket(s) at least five business days prior to the Nikon School date. To submit your request, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: Nikon School, 1300 Walt Whitman Road, Melville, NY 11747. THERE WILL BE NO REFUNDS AFTER THAT TIME.
Take your action, sports, people and portrait DSLR photography to a higher level.
Improve your knowledge of action, sports, people and portrait photography, both creatively and technically, with this exciting 3-Hour Nikon School class. You’ll learn from professionals about important skills like anticipating action and reaction, overcoming poor lighting, choosing the right lens and camera settings for the moment, using light, background, depth of field and exposure to achieve optimal results and getting the most out of your DSLR equipment.
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Capture more amazing moments
Whether you're capturing an action-packed sporting event, a candid moment between friends or even a posed portrait, timing is everything. This exciting 3-Hour Nikon School class will give you the skills and techniques to catch more of those amazing moments.
Master your tools
Learn about "fast" lenses and how they can make a difference to your photography, how to overcome poor light, which metering system is best for the type of action you're shooting, how to get the most out of autofocus, shooting in continous mode with fast media cards and useful camera settings for action and people photography.
Meet the Instructors
(left) Reed Hoffmann worked at newspapers for over 20 years, before leaving to focus on photography education and building a freelance business. Based in Kansas City, KS, he’s been teaching Nikon School since 2002 and has led over 70 hands-on photography workshops. (center) Michael A. Schwarz is a photographer and videographer based in Atlanta, GA. Over a 30-year career, he has completed more than 6,000 assignments for magazines and corporations around the world. Michael is a 3-time Pulitzer Prize nominee, has received numerous awards from the Pictures of the Year competition and was a winner of the Dag Hammarskjöld Award for Human Rights Advocacy Journalism. (right) Bob Pearson is a freelance photojournalist and photo instructor based near Denver, CO. Bob has nearly 40 years of newspaper and wire service experience, photographing and coordinating coverage of news and sports events around the world. His photos have been published in most major newspapers and magazines worldwide.
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Learn the art of timing
Great action photographers have mastered the art of anticipating action and reaction. Learn how to improve your own skills.
Capture action and people
Learn how to shoot great portraits by using light, background, depth of field, lens choice and exposure along with some key camera settings.
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