5-Week Course

Smartphone Photography

Course Description

This 5-week course explores the basics of using your smartphone’s digital camera. You’ll learn how to take pictures, where they’re stored on your device, and how to delete them. You’ll also go over tips for taking selfies, recording videos, and sharing your photos! This course also introduces some fundamental photography principles about composition and lighting. Please note: this course will focus only on the smartphone’s camera and will not cover other uses for your smartphone.

Course Prerequisites

You will need to bring your own smartphone for this course, so you should be somewhat comfortable using it. You must bring an iPhone running iOS 10 or later or an Android running OS 6 or later to participate.

Course & Registration Location

Class Times

Start Date & End Date

★ Senior Planet Exploration Center – Chelsea

127 W 25th St, New York, NY 10011

(646) 590-0615

Mon & Wed, 12 – 1:15 pm

January 13, 2020 to February 12, 2020

Class Times:

Mon & Wed, 12 – 1:15 pm

Start Date & End Date:
January 13, 2020 to February 12, 2020

How to Register for This Course

Registration for Fall 2019 courses at our Chelsea center will be held in person over three consecutive days, January 7th, 8th, and 9th starting beginning at 10:15 AM.

Registration takes place on specific days for specific courses. To find the registration date and time for the course you’d like to take, visit this page:

How to Register for Winter 2020 Courses at Our Chelsea Center

Bronxworks Heights Senior Center

200 West Tremont Avenue, Bronx

718-299-0300

Mon & Wed, 9:00 – 10:15am

January 13, 2020 to March 18, 2020

Class Times:

Mon & Wed, 9:00 – 10:15am

Start Date & End Date:
January 13, 2020 to March 18, 2020

How to Register for This Course

To register, or if you have questions, call 718-299-0300 or stop by the center in person!

Cassidy Coles Senior Center

125 Cassidy Place, Staten Island

718-273-6808

Mon & Wed, 1:00 – 2:15 pm

January 13, 2020 to February 12, 2020

Class Times:

Mon & Wed, 1:00 – 2:15 pm

Start Date & End Date:
January 13, 2020 to February 12, 2020

How to Register for This Course

To register, or if you have questions, call 718-273-6808 or stop by the center in person!

Fort Greene – Stuyvesant Heights Senior Center

574 Madison Street, Brooklyn

718-230-0824

Mon & Wed, 3:15 – 4:30 pm

January 13, 2020 to February 12, 2020

Class Times:

Mon & Wed, 3:15 – 4:30 pm

Start Date & End Date:
January 13, 2020 to February 12, 2020

How to Register for This Course

To register, or if you have questions, call 718-230-0824 or stop by the center in person!

Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement – Queensbridge

10-25 41st Ave, Long Island City

(718) 784-7447

Tue & Thurs, 10:45 – 12:00 pm

January 21, 2020 to February 20, 2020

Class Times:

Tue & Thurs, 10:45 – 12:00 pm

Start Date & End Date:
January 21, 2020 to February 20, 2020

How to Register for This Course

To register, or if you have questions, call (718) 784-7447 or stop by the center in person!