Master the camera

Exposure and histogram | Dynamic range and HDR | Metering and Focus modes | Composition rules and guidelines | Exposure Triangle: ISO, Shutter Speed, and Aperture (f-stop) | Low and fast shutter speed situation | Different ways to control the depth of field | Night sky and Macro photography | Review of filters, tripods, and lens.

Level: Beginner

Duration: 3 parts of 2 hours each

Cost: $150 for 6 hours


Photo Editing

Using Adobe Lightroom | Importing pictures | Organize pictures in folders and how to find them | Getting the right exposure | Expending the dynamic range | Recovering Highlight and Shadows | Adding details and removing noise | Convert in black and white | Split toning and other color adjustment | Export pictures for print and social media

Level: Beginner

Duration: 2-3 hours

Cost: $50


Master the light

Using flash on camera | Light attachment, diffusers, and reflectors | Inverse square law | Three-point lighting setup | Basic light setup for portrait | How does a flash work with a camera | Using the flash with natural lights | Using gels and High Speed Sync or ND filters | 2-3 hours Workshop on Product and Portrait photography.

Level: Intermediate

Duration: 3 parts of 2 hours each

Cost: $200 for 6 hours



  • Payment must be submitted a week prior to the first class
  • Payment accepted are cash or check to the order of "Yael DeFaye".
  • Payment by credit card is possible, send me an email at
  • If you cannot attend to one part of the class, you are welcome to come back to that specific part in the next 12 month for free.
  • If you lose your booklet, please contact me and I will get you one in exchange of $15.
  • The cost is non-refundable.