Photography is one of the most engaging activities, for both the mind and the soul, that one can pursue.
Learning photography can be a real challenge, it has many difficult and unusual concepts which can intimidate new photographers.
Classes with John Greengo are a great way to learn photography. Besides being a great teacher, John uses a uniquely highly visual presentation. Photography is, by its very nature, visual, so why not embrace this fact and teach in a visual style.
John's unique visual presentations are among the best that have ever been used for teaching photography. By using a mix of illustrations, animations and high quality photographs, then putting it all together with the latest technology, the most difficult concepts become easy to grasp.
Photography Classes in the Seattle area
These in-person classes give you the chance to fully immerse into the learning process. Bring your cameras and bring your questions, this is your chance to see, hear and have a ‘hands on’ opportunity for learning.
Glazer's Camera - Seattle, Washington
Kenmore Camera - Kenmore, Washington
This half-day class is the short version of Photography Fundamentals. We hit the highlights and cover the most important aspects to get you out the door and taking great photos.
This full-day class is designed to be the perfect start for the beginning photographer. Whether you’re the owner of a new camera or an enthusiast that desires to learn all the fundamentals, this class will put all students on firm ground for advancing their photography.
Stunning nature and landscape photography requires the right gear, special techniques and the correct approach. This 5-hour, intermediate level class is designed to explain the tools and techniques required for succeeding in this inspiring but demanding discipline. Class topics include: equipment, exposure, focus, subjects, light, composition and the photographic process.
For those intrepid souls who love exploring far away lands, photography can present many challenges. This half-day class is ideal for fine tuning your skills, both technical and aesthetic, as well as prepping you for the rigors that face the modern travel photographer.
Composition is much more than the rule of thirds, this class will help you open your eyes to seeing a world of new possibilities. We leave the technical issues aside and stay focused on the art of photography. A class for the visual learner of any skill level, you’ll learn many ways to approach and refine a photograph. And yes, we’ll cover the rule-of-thirds.
This class dives into every aspect of the modern lens: focal length, aperture, features and the technology. Not just a technical tour, this class shows how to achieve maximum impact by proper use of the lens. Revealing a wealth of important information this class is perfect for all levels of photographers, from beginner to advanced.