Photographers use fancy terms, such as shutter speed, metering, and clicky metal box that makes time be still. Learn from a pro with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $59 for a three-hour photography workshop for one (a $135 value)
- $99 for a three-hour photography workshop for two (a $270 value)
Janez Ambrozic kicks off each workshop with a technical lesson about exposure, lenses, and equipment before delving into the many facets of composition and portraiture. He also teaches students how to snag dramatic nighttime images and crisp close-ups. Classes are held at 78th Street Studios on select Saturday mornings and select weekday evenings; view the schedule.
Janez Ambrozic popped out of his mother's womb with a camera in his hand. By the age of nine, he had built his own dark room and learned how to develop film. But rather than hide behind the camera, he stepped out and became the subject, filling his college years with modeling gigs for Banana Republic, J.Crew, and Abercrombie. This early success prompted a move to Los Angeles, where he pursued a career as a professional model and actor. While he was striking poses, he observed professional photographers and directors at work, and being in their company soon inspired him to return to his first love.
Today, Janez crafts bold images with masterful lighting techniques that he picked up from California's catwalks, soundstages, and Rembrandt impersonators. Though his skill has garnered the attention of magazines, he chooses the rugged path of the freelancer, which gives him the liberty to snap portraits, chronicle weddings, and concoct sultry boudoir photos at will. When he isn't practicing his trade, he teaches others the art of photography during workshops and private sessions.