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Carol Dragon teaches at the International Center of Photography in New York and has done a number of workshops in Italy, Dubai and Maine. PDN magazine ranked her as one of the top photography instructors in the article: The Best Photo Workshops: A Reader Survey. Carol is a Hasselbald Beta software tester and a presenter at Canon Live Learning Events. She consults for corporations, studios and individual photographers. Clients include Nickelodean, CBS, Scholastic Publishing, AOL Time Warner, Viacom and Anson Mills. She has a BFA and an MFA from Rhode Island School of Design.

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International Center of Photography – Winter 2015

Photography 2: Digital
Fridays: 10 am – 1 pm
1/30 - 4/3


Private Workshops - Winter 2015
526 West 26th Street, Studio 804

For information about registering for a class, please email Carol at:

Intermediate Lighting - Flash Photography
Wednesdays: 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
5 Sessions: 1/21 - 2/25 (no class 2/4)

This intermediate level workshop will introduce you to more lighting techniques and more possibilities for using your flash. In this class we will cover using manual flash exposure, off camera flash, basic modifiers and blending flash with both ambient room and outdoor light. Pre-requisite: Previous Lighting workshop and basic knowledge of using a digital flash.

Lightroom 5 – Introduction & Review
Thursdays: 10:30 - 1:00 pm
5 Sessions: 1/22 - 2/19

This workshop is designed for both the beginner and for those who would like to review the basics of Lightroom’s Library and Develop Modules. Organizing images and learning how to get the most out of digital RAW files changes everything. Through demonstration, hands-on practice and homework assignments, participants will hone their skills and optimize their digital workflow. Laptop with Lightroom 5.7 is required

The Black and White Image
Thursdays: 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
5 Sessions: 2/26 – 3/26

What makes an unforgettable black and white image? How is it different from making a color image? What are the best techniques for converting a color image to black and white? In this workshop we will study concepts of black and white photography and learn how to print the images exquisitely. We will be working with Lightroom 5 and with Silver Efex Pro, an optional plug-in that increases the possibilities for developing our images. Laptop with Lightroom 5.7 is required Pre-requisite: Lightroom proficiency (Lightroom Workshop, Digital Photography 2 or equivalent)