Michael Zero's Cover image " THE TOWER" on Photography Masterclasss Magazine

Why my training Classes are the best?

1. Small Class sizes 

2. Classes and workshops designed to work together to enhance your learning experiance

3. REAL professional Photographer & the Most experienced teacher with over 4500 students taught

4. I Have my own teaching studio facility with Desks/Easy access right of I-75/100" display in HD 1080p

5. Value/Price

 You will not find a better LIVE photography education as well as
the value with the most experienced teacher/photographer in all of southern Ohio, northern Kentucky and even Indiana and beyond. 

 

Latest Review

Fabulous instructor! I took Michael’s Beginner PART 1 and Beginner PART 2 class last weekend. I went from using automatic modes to shooting on manual in 3 hours! The course is set up perfectly - theory first then you put it in action. I’ve already signed up for my next class PART 3!
— Lesile Methane - on facebook.com/michaelzerophotography/
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Special... Buy all 3 for 117.50 and save 39%!

PART 1
Cincinnati & Dayton
3 hours DSLR

SALE! Limited time $39...

ADD PART 2 and receive a $9.50 discount off your PART 1 class purchase (22% Discount) plus ad an additional 3 hours of training with the Part 2 ad on. 
 
We do recommend you take all our beginner classes in order. You can take individual classes if you like. Students must meet basic requirements to be eligible for beginner our classes. Our classes do sell out fast.

- Beginner Photo Class PART 1
Jan 21st, 10:00 - 1:00
(Sold Out)

- Beginner Photo Class PART 1
Feb 17th, 10:00 - 1:00

(Seats Open)

 PART 2
Cincinnati & Dayton

3 hours DSLR

SALE! Limited time $29...

Add PART 3 and recive a free personalized evaluation for free (45 value). See more info below about the difference between all  classes.

We do recommend you take all our beginner classes in order. You can take individual classes if you like. Students must meet basic requirements to be eligible for beginner our classes. Our classes do sell out fast.

- Beginner Photo Class PART 2
Jan 21st, 2:00 - 5:00
(a few Seats open)


- Beginner Photo Class PART 2
Jan 17th, 2:00 - 5:00

(Seats Open)



 

 PART 3
Cincinnati & Dayton
4 hours DSLR

SALE! Limited time $79...

Take all 3 for 117.50 and recive a free personalized evaluation for free (45 value). See more info below about the difference between all classes.

We do recommend you take all our beginner classes in order. You can take individual classes if you like. Students must meet basic requirements to be eligible for beginner our classes. Our classes do sell out fast.

BEGINNER PHOTO CLASS PART 3
April 8TH, 12:00 - 4:00
(1Seats OPEN)

BEGINNER PHOTO CLASS PART 3
April 22, 12:00 - 4:00
(Seats OPEN)

 

 

Workshops are designed to work together. 1 & 2 are taken on the same day
if demand allows. Buy all 3 workshops for 117.50 to get
your personal photography assessment for free (45 value)
plus a discount for a combo purchaseof Part 1 and Part 2.An incredible
11 hours ofphotography education for 117.50 (192 normal price for all services, 39% discount)

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* Please note that even if you do purchase one of our classes, you still must contact us to reserve a seat. Seats are reserved first come first served and sell out quickly. Availability is not in real time, and a purchase does not guarantee a particular time or date. Classes do sell out quickly and are sold on multiple platforms. We do advise to call us asap to avoid a sellout or not getting the time you want.


Beginner Photography Class Part 1 for Cincinnati & Dayton Ohio - 3 hours DSLR

Spend 3 hours training with renowned portrait artist and trainer, Michael Zero. Learn the secrets of how a DSLR camera works to capture better your important memories of the ones you love. Don't have any regrets that your memories are just that memories. A camera is a fantastic tool that stops time forever, lets you share images with others and comforts you in times of need. Let Michael guide you through this incredible journey. 

You will learn simple, easy to understand concepts that will quicky improve your images. This class will focus on how to create better images when working with people and get you off the auto setting. Your workshop is taught in a professional environment on a massive 100-inch screen projected in real 1080p HD resolution in Michael's studio building.  

This class is designed for the beginner with the primary focus on how to get better pictures of people.  Why people focused? Simple, most of our images we take have individuals in the picture, (not flowers, mountains, and bugs). There are particular challenges and special techniques this requires to do well. Train with the best. 

The class is taught by the area’s best photographer/trainers who have personally taught over 4500 students in the Cincinnati area alone and has over 7500 hours of training experience. Learn from a real photographer. Featured on the cover of  Photography Masterclass Magazine with nine images included as well as an accompanying article. Michael has worked with major models from Ford and Elite as well as large companies like Apple and some of the wealthiest families in Ohio.  They use the best and so should you. 

We also have an impressive 100% positive feedback on all our classes. Here is just some of the things you will learn in this class...

This Class covers:

- DSLR Camera & Photography basics?
- Getting your camera off auto
- What settings to use and when
- What is Exposure? 
- What is an Aperture?
- What is Shutter speed?
- Lens knowledge and appropriate lens selections for different environments
- How to get sharp in focused images
- Secrets no one tells you

The bullet points above are a just small selection of topic covered.  How to get images in sharp focus when dealing with poor lighting conditions and more. Learn from one of the best lighting wizards in Cincinnati.

Located in Monroe, Ohio conveniently located right off 75 so no matter if you live in Cincinnati or Dayton, Ohio this is the place for you. You will train in our heated and cooled classroom with a 100 inch HD screen for easy viewing of the lesson. Sit back and relax as Michael Zero goes over the in's and out's of what your camera can do.

To reserve a spot for a class already purchased or buy directly from us, please fill out the form below. We will contact you via email or phone within 72 hours after receiving this Mon-Fri with more information about class times and dates. 


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Beginner Photography Class Part 2 - REAL TIME with Michael Zero for Cincinnati & Dayton Ohio - 3 hours DSLR

SALE! Limited time $29

Spend 3 hours training with renowned portrait artist and trainer, Michael Zero. Learn the secrets of how a DSLR camera works to capture better your important memories of the ones you love. 

You will learn simple, easy to understand concepts that will quickly improve your images. This class will focus on how to create better images when working with people and get you off the auto setting. This class is hands-on with instruction and shooting practice in REAL TIME using Michael's unique Z models in a natural lighting environment. This class is indoors in a control light setting and there in no class like this in Cincinnati or Dayton. Get personal instruction from Michael Zero himself. 

This class is designed for the beginner with the primary focus on how to get better pictures of people.  We do recommend you take Part 1 from us first before taking Part 2. See Class more info about level 1 above.

We also have an awesome 100% positive feedback on all our classes. Here are just some of the things you will learn in this class

The Class covers:

- Learn in REAL TIME (Very unique as most trainer don't or can't teach in this way)
- Small class size (10 people or less)
- Practice taking pictures in REAL TIME with Michael's unique Z model's mannequins. 
- Hands on training with your camera in REAL TIME
- Special controlled ambient lighting to enhance learning experience as well as natural ambient light
- Getting your camera off auto
- Exposure in REAL TIME.
- Aperture in REAL TIME
- Shutter speed in REAL TIME

- Manual in REAL TIME
- How to get sharp in focused images
- Secrets no one tells you

This is a just small selection of topic covered.  How to get images in sharp focus when dealing with poor lighting conditions and more. Learn from one of the best light wizards in Cincinnati.


New Workshop Announced: Beginner Part 3, GET CREATIVE

I am announcing a NEW beginner class to compliment our already existing Part 1 and Part 2 workshops, Beginner Part 3...

Beginner Part 3, GET CREATIVE is a standalone 4-hour creative shoot with a live model held on a separate weekend day. After taking my Part 1 and Part 2 use your new knowledge to create some creative images and get to work with a real subject in an original setting. 

This workshop is indoors and will feature natural light from windows and continuous light sources. All students will get time to work one on one with the model as well as in group shooting scenarios. Taking this workshop will allow you to put all the pieces together.

You will also learn new tricks to photographing people in natural light that are perfect for beginners. Part 3 is designed to enhance your learning experience from my other beginner workshops Part 1 and Part 2. 

This class is being ofter at an introductory price of 59. Take this standalone, or you purchase all three of our beginner workshops, you will receive my individual photographer personal evaluation for free. This evaluation is a 45 value and is personalized to help you get even more out of these workshops. Click here to learn more about our personal evaluation for all our photography workshops. 

- Work with and photograph a real subject
- Work with and photograph a real subject in a  custom creative setting
- Work with and photograph in custom ambient light (no flash experience needed) with natural light and continuous light
- Focus on creating some creative images that you can be proud of
- Continue your photography education with Michael Zero guiding you through this shoot
- Model, lights and setting all provided so just bring your camera and start shooting
- Receive my personal photography evaluation for free (a 45 value) 

Buy all 3 for 117.50 to get the assessment for free plus a discount for a combo purchase of Part 1 and Part 2. An incredible 11 hours of photography education for 117.50

 


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Why take a photography class from Michael Zero? Simply put he is the best photographer/trainer in the Cincinnati area and beyond. As a former Art Director with real-world advertising experience plus working for Apple as creative Michael Zero brings real talent to your lessons. Michael's experience is a unique mix that you just can't find here in Cincinnati. Michael has over 7500 hours of real world, live in person training experience with both small and large groups and individual private training lessons. Michael has trained someone just like you as well as 4500+ other students in the Cincinnati area alone.

Don't be fooled by inexperienced teachers with little to no experience not just in teaching but photography as well. Why would you train with someone who is not a good photographer? Please don't make that mistake!

Featured on the cover of  Photography Masterclass Magazine and nine images as well as an accompanying article. No matter what your level, your style, and learning pace you're in the best hands possible. Take your images to the next level with lessons from Michael.

I’ve been taking photos professionally for 5 years now for my job as a product photographer, but as it turned out, there was a ton that I didn’t know about (lighting techniques, camera settings, gear, etc.). It’s easy to get into a slump with your photography, always resorting to same old tried-and-true methods. This class definitely reenergized me to spice up my shots.
— Rob Detric
Michael is very passionate about photography. His knowledge of lighting and technique is obvious. He is very thorough when explaining and teaching a process.

Thanks again, look forward to signing up for another class or two in the future.
— Sandy Zeigler