PRIVATE Photography LESSONS
Amy has twenty years of experience in photography in general and years of experience in digital SLRs, post processing, digital workflow, and preparing images for print. She has years of educating photographers of all levels to further understand photography and to get the most out of their equipment, their creative vision, and the final products they want to produce. Classes can be in classroom or out on the field depending on your particular needs. Amy offers these private photography lesson options:
One-on-one private classroom instruction
One-on-one private ‘In the field' shooting instruction
Private group lessons and classes
Online real-time instruction is often available as well, please inquire
Topics That Can Be Covered Include (But are not limited to):
Camera Basics: Learn your DSLR or Mirrorless or film camera and how to shoot in Manual, Aperture and Shutter Priority
Photography: Basics, Intermediate, or Advanced (Depth of Field, Back Button Focusing, Natural Light, etc)
Studio lighting with speedlights or monolights ( professional studio lights)
On and Off-camera external flashes on-location, and using them inside and outside
Post processing, editing, and digital workflow with Adobe Photoshop CC or Lightroom CC
Preparing images for printing and book making
Printing on professional printer with professional archival papers
In the field shooting guidance
Business guidance (setting up, website, social media etc
Goal setting and guidance based on your project needs
1-on-1 Private Classroom Instruction
$60 an hour at Amy's studio with a minimum of 6 hours to start. Can be split into three 2-hour sessions. You may add on additional hours after that.
1-on-1 Private In The Field Instruction
If you are in need of 'in the field' shooting guidance you may schedule half day or full day excursions with Amy on weekdays or weekends. PREREQUISITES are that you have a firm understanding of how to use your camera, and manual and aperture priority exposure modes, as these will not be taught in the field. 'In the field' applies to nature, wildlife, architecture, and portrait photography
HALF DAY (4 hours) in Baton Rouge = $320
FULL DAY (8 hours) in Baton Rouge = $600
HALF DAY (4 hours) 15 to 80 miles outside of Baton Rouge = $580
FULL DAY (8 hours ) 15 to 80 miles outside of Baton Rouge = $960
PRIVATE GROUP LESSONS AND CLASSES
If you and a friend or a group of friends are interested in classroom or ‘in the field’ lessons, at any level please fill out the form below and we will get back to you with a quote as soon as possible.
HOW DO I FIND OUT MORE OR SIGN UP?
For more information on signing up for private lessons please:
Fill out the form below and Amy will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you!
**IN PURCHASING PRIVATE LESSONS YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU MUST GIVE AMY 48 HOURS NOTICE IF YOU NEED TO CANCEL A SCHEDULED CLASS. IF YOU FAIL TO DO SO YOU WILL NEED TO PAY A MAKE UP FEE OF $65 AN HOUR TO RESCHEDULE THAT CLASS MEETING.
Please note: I do have a small rescue Pomeranian dog that does often accompany me to classes in my classroom. PLEASE let me know if you have a dog allergy or phobia before we meet. Thanks!
Class and Workshop Conditions and Terms:
This agreement is between Instructor Amy Shutt and Student.
1. The Student is responsible for providing all of the equipment necessary to complete the workshop unless agreed upon otherwise.
2. The Student understands that all documents that are given to him/her are copyrighted property of the Instructor and shall not be copied, distributed, or sold.
3. The Student shall not compete as a photography mentor, instructor, or leader in an on-line and in-person capacity.
4. Schedule is subject to change by Instructor due to circumstances including, but not limited to, weather and illness.
5. The Instructor shall be held harmless for any and all injury to the Student and the Student's equipment during the course of the classes, workshops, field trips, or tours.
6. Instructor retains the right to cancel any class should the class not fill to the minimum requirement of attendees.