Suitable for all levels and all types of gear – cell phone, DSLR, Compact Mirrorless, GoPro and film cameras. Tripod recommended.
“Thank you so much for such a positive learning experience. One of my favorite classes at CDS!” – Karen H., student
“Thanks for introducing me to the night.“ – Ken Z., student
“I really had a good time.” – Giuseppe Z, student
“The photos are spectacular.” – Center for Documentary Studies
Six evening classes, once a week for six weeks.
Each class combines one hour of instruction at the Center for Documentary Studies with two hours of work on street.
History of Night Photography
Speeding up your sensor (ISO)
Stabilizing the camera
Depth of Field
10 hours of fieldwork, spread over 5 classes. Locations included:
American Tobacco District
Final class is a retrospective at the Center for Documentary Studies.
About the Instructor
Emmy and Cannes Lions award-winning producer Hal Goodtree has worked for the NFL, the New York Times,and with screen luminaries such as James Earl Jones, Cindy Crawford, and legendary documentarian Albert Maysles. His latest project, a documentary about American Tobacco, earned a #1 rating in prime time when it was broadcast on WRAL in December 2014.