We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All photos (4)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
14 Aug 2019
“Great photo class/walk”
3 Aug 2019
“Vanderbilt Mansion Workshop”
About
In 2006, Digital Photo Academy launched with a mission to teach people how to get the most out of their digital cameras from inspiring and knowledgeable pro instructors. The workshops in the US and Canada offer a wealth of photogenic possibilities...more
Contact
15 Powder Mill Rd, Newburgh, NY 12550-2654
Website
+1 877-372-2231
Call
Digital Photo Academy Tours and Tickets
from US$79.00
More Info
from US$69.00
More Info
from US$69.00
More Info
See all tours & tickets
Reviews (9)
Filter reviews
9 results
Traveller rating
9
0
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveller rating
9
0
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed August 14, 2019

I attended a Sunset Photo shoot with Scott, the instructor and other students at Manhattan Beach, CA and the instructor spent 3 hours plus with us going over the various exercises to improve our photographic skills with our cameras. During each exercise, he made it...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank geocollazo
Reviewed August 14, 2019 via mobile

Went in Georgetown DC. The teacher/host Bob was a great instructor. He explained everything to us in simple terms for us the get the most out of our experience and the best photos. Would recommend to anyone of any level of experience.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank KeithKPhotos
Reviewed August 12, 2019

This was a great class whether you live in LA or are from out of the area. Scott is a really energetic and fun instructor! The class started long before sunset so we worked on composition and camera settings, which was so helpful. He worked...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Dream827285
Reviewed August 10, 2019

It was an absolutely amazing learning experience. My instructor was Robert Stevens and he did an excellent job at enhancing our photography skills. Personally, he inspired me to chase after my love for photography and without his tips I would not know how to create...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank laylazphoto
DigitalPhotoAcademy, Owner at Digital Photo Academy, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2019

Thank you so very much for your kind review. Our pro photographers live where the team group and private workshops and even though we launched 13 years ago, I still get a happy feeling when I see that someone felt our services were worthwhile. Thank...More

Reviewed August 3, 2019

Outstanding workshop! Mark the instructor, was great. He gave a preliminary talk prior to going out on the photo shoot, demostrating some techniques. At the mansion he reviewed photos as they were being set up and offered advise. Looking forward to the next workshop.More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank John S
DigitalPhotoAcademy, Owner at Digital Photo Academy, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2019

John, thank goodness we were able to reschedule the Vanderbilt Mansion property workshop when the original date was too hot to bare and everyone was able to work their respective calendars and we still made it there just in time before the lively flowers in...More

Reviewed July 30, 2019

The Digital Photo Academy was an excellent choice to learn more about the operations of my camera and how to consider composition. The teacher was very flexible with questions and encouraged me to try different subjects for my photography. I came away from the class...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Barbara F
DigitalPhotoAcademy, Owner at Digital Photo Academy, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2019

Yes, Barbara, your instructor, Mark Rosengarten, for the Hudson Valley Workshops is not only an excellent photographer but also a passionate teacher. He hops around like a frisky rabbit when he observes his students experiencing AHA moments. We have 100 pro shooters who teach in...More

Reviewed July 29, 2019

Jerry Downs offers a wealth of experience and knowledge regarding the fundamental mechanics of taking digital photos; how to use your camera effectively. However, Jerry is a gift to anyone seeking to learn why and how to take a photograph that reflects what you see...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Steven V
DigitalPhotoAcademy, Owner at Digital Photo Academy, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2019

Yes Jerry Downs is a talented photographer with a special way of seeing things that he joyfully shares as a passionate teacher and enabler. All of our photo instructors are pro photographers with teaching experience in 24 cities in North American live where they teach...More

Reviewed July 29, 2019

My GF gave me a gift certificate for the class on 12/25/2017 for the sole purpose of learning my new Canon camera for our South African safari trips. After forgetting numerous times to schedule the workshop, 2 cancellations due to bad weather, one stormy rain...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ricky R
DigitalPhotoAcademy, Owner at Digital Photo Academy, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2019

Rich, we enjoyed your presence and enthusiasm. I saw you posted a great photo of a simply layout of a purple flower with spiked triangular petals against a background of greenery and a bee atop the blossom busily going about his business. Cool shot and...More

Reviewed July 28, 2019

Jerry Downs is an excellent instructor. Not only did Jerry show us how to sharpen & improve our photography skills he taught us how to think outside the box & take creative photographs while having fun. Jerry is passionate about photography & it comes across...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank RumiHasIt
DigitalPhotoAcademy, Owner at Digital Photo Academy, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2019

Reading comments like this one is a total rush, an indication that our instructors are inspiring people to self actualize developing their creative expression as photographers and meeting people with similar interests. It is joyous.

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 nearby hotels
Ramada by Wyndham Newburgh/West Point
1,018 reviews
1.88 km away
Super 8 by Wyndham Newburgh/West Point Stewart Intl Airport
694 reviews
2.00 km away
Hudson Valley Hotel and Conference Center by FairBridge
150 reviews
2.17 km away
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Newburgh
583 reviews
2.46 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 209 nearby restaurants
Il Cena'Colo
148 reviews
1.26 km away
Hudson Street Cafe
86 reviews
.72 km away
Itzmi
38 reviews
.89 km away
Flaming grill and buffet
106 reviews
1.56 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 38 nearby attractions
Motorcyclepedia Museum
159 reviews
4.03 km away
Washington's Headquarters State Historic Site
145 reviews
4.51 km away
Chadwick Lake
49 reviews
3.39 km away
Hamilton Fish Bridge
44 reviews
.86 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Digital Photo Academy staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines