€ 800 VAT included


1° week; Monday-Friday,

2° week Monday - Thursday

  • 3 outdoor lessons - 2 in the morning and 1 in the evening

Hours of Instruction:

51 hours in total

Language of Instruction:


Certificate issued:

Certificate of attendance

Theory of Technique:

  • small and medium-format cameras
  • lighting equipment for shooting
  • light metering systems, digital photography


  • studio characteristics,
  • accessories and lighting schemes
  • use of window light for portrait
  • shooting in photographic studio with a professional studio lighting


  • elements of composition,
  • shooting technique and equipment
  • critical reading of the images
  • guided exercise outdoors


  • shooting technique
  • street photography
  • planning and executing of the reportage
  • critical reading of the images
  • guided exercises outdoors

Photo editing:

  • introductory elements of photo editing
  • early approaches to the principles of image selection and construction of the photographic story
  • digital imaging and archiving
  • first approach to a professional photographic softwear Lightroom

* all lessons are both theoretical and practical

Required Equipment:

  • Digital Camera with manual mode, Memory Card and Battery compatible with your digital camera
  • Battery charger (and adapter to European power source if coming from outside of Italy)
  • Optional: USB Key or external hard drive to facilitate file transfer
Program taught in:
  • English

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Last updated July 22, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
June 15, 2020
51 hours
800 EUR
VAT included.
June 1, 2020
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