Carol Dragon Photography - title graphic subtitle - photographer

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, ACLU and Anson Mills. She has a BFA and an MFA from Rhode Island School of Design.

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

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

Defining a Personal Vision
Thursdays: 10:30 - 1:00
6 Sessions: 7/16 - 8/20

Developing a personal style that blends inspiration, intention and technical skill is essential to the process of making art. In this workshop participants can choose to begin a new project or continue with a project that's already in progress. In our classroom critiques we will discuss how to edit, sequence and present a portfolio of images for the greatest aesthetic and emotional impact. Technical topics will include color, composition, printing and paper choices. Pre-requisite: Lightroom proficiency

Seeing Light
Mondays: 10:30 - 1:00
5 Sessions: 7/20 - 8/17

This workshop will focus on seeing and understanding the quality of light. Seeing light is the first step toward making great images. We will look at the work of a variety of photographers, study their techniques, and then play with replicating these concepts. There will be in class exercises and homework assignments. Our primary focus will be working with ambient light and occasional modifiers, such as a reflector or a diffuser. Pre-requisite: Lightroom proficiency