Photography Classes

Experiment with light, composition, and motion or familiarize yourself with new technology to up your photography game.


Practice using your iPhone's built-in features to create high-quality memories of the Garden. You'll gain comfort with how to zoom, achieve proper exposure, shoot panoramic and portrait modes, edit for color and contrast, crop, and trigger snapshots via Bluetooth.
232GWP219O 10/11 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Falk

Learn to create intimate and detailed portraits of flowers using various lenses, proper depth of field, filters, and the best framing techniques. Equipment, including zoom telephotos, close-up diopter filters, extension tubes, teleconverters, dedicated macro lenses, and wide angle close-ups will more...
232GWP928O 10/17 Mo 6:00pm-8:00pm Falk

After decades as a sought-after fashion photographer, Douglas Dubler knows what makes a compelling image. Using his own photographs and those of the masters, he'll demonstrate how to create powerful images with light, shape, and form-and without fancy equipment. Walk more...
232GWP224 10/29 Sa 2:00pm-5:00pm Dubler


For serious photographers only, this is a rare opportunity to capture the exquisite beauty of NYBG's exhibitions without casual visitors present. Bring your tripod (the only time we'll allow them in the exhibition!), since you'll be shooting with available light. more...
232GWP231 12/09 Fr 8:30am-10:00am Registration Staff


Stacked image photography allows you to create images of extraordinary depth, sharpness, and detail. In this hands-on workshop using your own digital camera (manual focus required), you'll take a series of photos of the same subject, focusing each shot on more...
233GWP213O 02/09 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Falk