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Steve Simon

Steve Simon Steve Simon has been passionate about documenting the beauty and drama of the human condition his entire photographic life, working on assignment in more than 40 countries. He is the author of five critically acclaimed photography books, including The Passionate Photographer: Ten Steps Toward Becoming Great, which was chosen as one of Amazon's Top 10 Art & Photography Books of 2011. He has had solo shows in New York, Buenos Aires, Toronto, and Montreal, and his work has been featured three times at the Visa pour l'Image International Festival of Photojournalism in Perpignan, France. He is on the faculty of International Center of Photography (ICP) in New York and created the Editorial Photography course in the School of Visual Arts master's program. His international awards include the Art Director's Club of New York Award, Canadian Newspaper Photographer of the Year, Global Health Council Photography Award for his work on AIDS in Africa, an Alfred Eisenstaedt Magazine Photography Award Nomination, and the Prix de la Photographie, Paris (PX3). He has lead workshops all over the world, including Mentor Series, Macworld, PhotoPlus Expo, Nikonians, and Gulf Photo Plus in Dubai. You can find out more about his work and workshops at www.thepassionatephotographer.com.
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  • view course page for Nikon D500: Tips and Techniques

    Go beyond the factory settings and make shooting with your Nikon D500 camera faster and more responsive with this collection of settings and customizing tips.

    1h 45m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photo Editing Fundamentals: How to Choose Your Best Shots

  • view course page for Performance Tuning the Nikon D800 and D810

    Go beyond the factory settings and make shooting with your Nikon D800 or Nikon D810 camera faster and more responsive with this collection of customization tips.

    1h 27m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Performance Tuning the Nikon D5500

    Go beyond the factory settings and make your Nikon D5500 camera faster and more responsive with this collection of settings and customization tips.

    1h 21m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for 5-Day Photo Challenge: Street Photography

  • view course page for Street Photography: The City at Night

    Explore the challenges and creative options behind street shooting after dark on the streets, beaches, and outer boroughs of New York.

    1h 24m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Shooting a Photo Essay: Coney Island

    Join photographer and educator Steve Simon as he shows the best ways to capture the spirit and personality of Coney Island.

    1h 24m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Street Photography: Posed Portraiture

    Learn the keys to successful posed street portraiture, from starting conversations with strangers to choosing the right gear and lenses. Steve Simon takes us to New York City to capture some great street photography.

    1h 14m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Street Photography: Candid Portraiture

    Follow along with photographer and educator Steve Simon to learn the art of candid street photography, from gear choices to shooting techniques.

    1h 45m
    Intermediate
     
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