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Learn How to Photograph Strangers

Learn How to Photograph Strangers

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:1 ticket
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I’m a fine art photographer based in Brooklyn who specializes in street portraits. A huge fan of New York City and its colorful characters, I’ve been photographing people on the street for close to 20 years (both posed and unposed/candid) and have learned a lot of lessons that I would love to pass on to you. My photographs exhibit internationally and have been published in The New York Times, the…
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What we’ll do

Learn how to make portraits of strangers, both with their permission (posed) and without (candid). Suitable for tourists and residents alike, this experience is sure to inspire you creatively and deepen your love of the city and humanity as a whole. And if you are visiting, it’s one of the most profound and genuine ways to take in New York City. This experience covers practical aspects of…

What else you should know

Photographing strangers is extremely fulfilling, because it teaches you to how to engage with people in healthy and honest ways, cultivate sensitivity, embrace change, and confront your fears.

What I’ll provide

Tickets
(1) handouts with notes from the discussions; (2) model release forms should you want to use them in the future, and (3) a copy of one of my favorite writings on photography

What to bring

All cameras are welcome (digital and film), including camera phones.
Comfortable shoes

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Where you'll be

We will meet in Washington Square Park, one of the most iconic street portrait locations in all of New York City. Allow yourself to be taken by your spontaneous muse and wander freely in this diverse, rich landscape full of NYC characters as you put to use what you’ve learned.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sat, Sep 7    From 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM.
$85 per person
9 of 10 spots left

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 16 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Photographing strangers is extremely fulfilling, because it teaches you to how to engage with people in healthy and honest ways, cultivate sensitivity, embrace change, and confront your fears.
Amy
photo walk
Learn How to Photograph Strangers
3 reviews
$85 per person
3 reviews
$85 per person