Want to learn photography in a small, one on one setting? Do you need a photography class designed around your specific schedule and needs? Planning an Exhibition? We offer a truly unique space for your event.
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Murray Riss keeps a dour expression, but with twinkling eyes beneath hooded lids. He favors the writer Calvin Trillin, or the comedian Jonathan Katz, and could be a character actor from central casting, perhaps for a Woody Allen film based in his home borough of Brooklyn. He tells the story of hand-painting that sign back when he first bought the space in The son of Polish immigrants who came to America after World War II, Riss fell into photography when he came across a camera while delivering for a pharmacy at the age of When I was 11 years old I just was having a great time. He attended the City College of New York and bounced around from major to major, finally landing on photography in his senior year.
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If you need more direct help or instruction on photography, I offer individual tutoring sessions. These sessions are personalized, one-on-one, at my studio with the intent that we cover topics where you need help or clarification. Classes and Events. Personal tutoring sessions on photography If you need more direct help or instruction on photography, I offer individual tutoring sessions. Class topics include: Understanding of composition, ISO, aperture, focus settings, and more Taking control of the camera — understanding what all of the modes, dials, buttons and settings are used for Learning to see shoot before you press the shooter, capturing the "moment" How to get a proper exposure, exposure triangle.
Majestic river vistas and a downtown bathed in neon lights make striking backdrops for selfies, quick-action pictures and panoramic photos alike. While the whole town is photogenic, there are certain landmarks that really show off our good side. And, frankly, they make taking pictures an absolute dream. One of the best ways to get a view of our softer side is to visit the Wolf River Greenway, which features more than 36 miles of trails and connects the communities bordering the bottomlands, hardwood forest and wetland areas around its namesake river.