POUGHKEEPSIE- Digital Photography with The Art Effect @ PUF Studios
(The Art Effect is formerly Mill Street Loft & Spark Media Project)
Professional photographer John Rizzo will take students further than they have been before while using their cameras in new ways. Students will experiment with high speed flash and moving objects, macro, pin hole, multiple exposures “in camera”, computer tethering, painting with light, steel wool photography, freezing motion and more. We will even use dry ice to create mysterious portraits. Students will gain digital skills while learning about various techniques and experimental processes. Come expand your photographic world.
8 TUESDAYS, 6-9 pm
Sept. 25, Oct. 2, 9, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, 2018 (no class Oct. 16)
For ages 14-19
Non-member: $360; Member: $340
Instructor: John Rizzo
John Rizzo is an award-winning photojournalist, videographer and educator whose work has been published in Newsweek, The New York Times, The Overseas Press Club, Bloomberg, The Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, Fortune and Money Magazine. He is a staff photographer at WAG magazine, covers the financial industry for corporate clients worldwide and has received 7 Artist-in-Residency programs from ArtsWestchester teaching photography in the public schools and community. In 2013 and 2016 he received Arts Alive grants from ArtsWestchester, the latter subject being a photo exhibition and documentary on Wounded Soldiers in Westchester. He also leads photography and family tours to Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Niger for wildlife safaris and personal tribal experiences with the Maasai, Turkana, Samburu, Mursi, Arbore, Hamer, Daasanach and Nyangatom people.
The Art Effect empowers youth in the Hudson Valley through the arts and media. Our programming sequence supports the personal and professional development of youth and provides them with the tools and support necessary to explore the arts, gain meaningful experiences, and eventually excel in their chosen tracks.
Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for an application, call The Art Effect or follow the link here to access an application online.
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8 North Cherry St., 2nd Floor Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
The Art Effect, Dutchess County, NY