Photography Classes

The Garden offers a world of natural inspiration for you to observe and interpret with the help of award-winning photographers.

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Classes

June
Experiment with composing abstract images using botanical subjects, taking inspiration from Georgia O'Keeffe. An expert at honing in on beautiful details from years working in high-end fashion, Douglas will show you how to use the lines, shapes, patterns, textures, and more...
06/24 Su 02:00pm-05:00pm Dubler
NYBG
July
Harness sunlight to create dreamlike botanical images in rich blues. William Waitzman, whose artwork appears in The New Yorker and The New York Times, will guide you through the hands-on process of making cyanotype photograms, one of the oldest forms more...
07/14 Sa 10:30am-03:00pm Waitzman
NYBG
This three-session course provides a solid foundation for the beginning digital photographer upgrading from a point & shoot camera, or anyone new to digital SLR photography. This father/daughter duo will cover the basics of digital photography, the art of seeing more...
07/21 Sa 10:00am-02:30pm Cahilly
Cahilly
NYBG
Douglas Dubler, who worked with Ansel Adams in the darkroom, is the ideal guide to walk you through the basic skills needed to create arresting black and white photographs. Using a variety of stunning images, Douglas will discuss how to more...
07/22 Su 01:00pm-04:00pm Dubler
NYBG