Taking it To the Streets: Impromptu Portraits

Course Code: 22MCEPO132

Dates: July 16-17, 2022

Meets: Sa and Su from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM ET

Location: ICP (84 Ludlow Street)

Course Tuition: $415

Step out your door and subjects are everywhere. But how do your find that “right” subject, and capture an impactful image? This class will take to the streets in a variety of neighborhoods and settings as to seek singular telling moments. Approaching strangers can be intimidating, so students will learn and practice techniques and push beyond the hesitations and anxieties that can get in their way. Students will embrace unforeseen interactions and circumstances – all the while challenging themselves and each other to find that connection and vision that creates worthwhile portraits.

Course Level / Prerequisite: Intermediate: You are familiar with a camera, whether film or digital. You understand aperture, shutter speed, exposure, white balance, histograms, and how to control focus. You are comfortable editing and processing your images. You may want to learn how to utilize your camera in a more thoughtful and articulate way, or learn more about lighting or how to utilize theoretical concepts in relation to your portfolio of work.

In accordance with ICP’s COVID-19 Safety Guidelines and Policies, all Continuing Education students are required to be fully vaccinated and to have received the most recently available booster shots in order to attend onsite courses. This includes courses taking place at the ICP School location (79 Essex Street - entrance at 84 Ludlow Street) as well as offsite locations. Students will be required to provide proof of their vaccination status during the registration process, unless an exemption has been granted. ICP requires masks to be worn while in class, and while in other public areas of ICP, to protect the health and safety of all employees, students, and visitors. We encourage students, faculty, and staff to wear a KN95 and/or KF94 mask at ICP. These policies are subject to change at anytime.

Courses are subject to minimum enrollment. In order to comply with ICP’s COVID-19 Safety Guidelines and Policies, registration for this course will close two days prior to the start date of the course.

Students attending in-person courses will be required to complete ICP’s online Daily Health Screening prior to entering the ICP school.

Image: Jayne Wexler, Albanese Meats
Fee: $415.00

ICP (84 Ludlow Street)

Jayne Wexler

Faculty Bio
Date Day Time Location
07/16/2022Saturday10 AM to 5 PM ICP (84 Ludlow Street)
07/17/2022Sunday10 AM to 5 PM ICP (84 Ludlow Street)

For the first day of class, upload 5 of your favorite recent images in a shared folder. Make sure you are familiar with your digital or film camera and comfortable editing and processing your own images.


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