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Photography

For aspiring professional photographers and impassioned amateurs alike, Photography courses will lay down the foundations or build on existing knowledge and skill in the realm of still photography. Core concepts like exposure, composition, light, shadow, color, format, camera type, lens type and digital or darkroom post processing may be covered in Photography courses. Professors with experience and qualifications can provide the training necessary to help you create successful images in camera.

Photography courses are suited to a wide range of potential students and therefore can be found as full time, part time or even online courses. Lasting for anywhere from a few days to a year, Photography courses are also diverse in their subject matter. Students can focus on fashion, black and white or digital photography as they work toward obtaining a certificate our diploma in Photography courses.

Whether you are interested in fine art photography, advertising, wedding photography, food photography, portraits, still life or other specialized areas, Photography courses are a great way to begin. You can request more information from the schools about any Photography courses that interest you in just minutes using the web form. Scroll down to read more about the Photography courses that are available at accredited universities and academic institutions around the world, today!

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Filmmaking - Second year program

Prague Film School
Campus Full time September 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The second year program aims to refine and broaden filmmaking skills through master classes and full-time work on professional film sets. The second year program is also oriented towards training talented students for the production of more substantial [+]

Best Course Studies in Photography 2017. The second year program aims to refine and broaden filmmaking skills through master classes and full-time work on professional film sets. The second year program is also oriented towards training talented students for the production of more substantial projects, including the possibility of a feature-length film or a 90 minute trilogy shot in the second semester that can serve students as a calling card for the future. The first semester of the second year program is driven by master class workshops with visiting filmmakers, course work, consultations and film projects. The semester also incorporates preproduction and preparation for the films which will be shot and edited second semester. Elements of the first semester include: - Master production workshops: visiting filmmakers will lead 3-day to 2-week practical workshops covering directing the drama, working with actors, commercials and more. - Course work: covering art direction, location scouting, visualization, script analysis, working with actors, managing the production process, casting, rehearsals and more. - Seminars covering: Proper color grading, sound design using Pro Tools, work flow, CG- FX – as directors will be involved in the post production process of their films in the future and it is important to be knowledgeable about the repertoire of possibilities available. APPLICATION DEADLINE for Spring 2015 programs: December 8, 2014 for Year and Fall Semester programs: Early-Action Application Deadline: December 8, 2014 Final Application Deadline: February 23, 2015 Fees - Tuition Fee for PFS Year Program Graduates: 9,800 Euro - Tuition... [-]

Green Screen Keying & Masking - Module 6

HandsOn International School of Filmmakers
Campus Part time 81 hours July 2017 Malta Sliema

Designed to help participants master essential green screen & keying skills, this focused course, offers a detailed overview of the green screen filming process: from the equipment required to setting up a greenscreen studio, through the techniques involved in lighting the greenscreen and the subject separately and covers everything from setup to producing the shoot to compositing the footage. [+]

Course Overview Designed to help participants master essential green screen & keying skills, this focused course, offers a detailed overview of the green screen filming process: from the equipment required to setting up a greenscreen studio, through the techniques involved in lighting the greenscreen and the subject separately and covers everything from setup to producing the shoot to compositing the footage. Color Keying & Masking – 3 Weeks Understanding Color Keying Measuring & Filming Back Plates Setting up the Green Screen Filming on Green Screen Color Keying Fine-Tuning & Problem Solving Alternatives for an Impossible Key Matching & Combining Layers Working with Masks Mask Options and Variable Feather Animating Masks Advanced Sky Replacement Courseware is a mix of classroom lessons, field work, assignments & a final course project. Color Keying & Masking – Course Hours Breakdown: School Hours: 06 Hrs. Contact (Theoretical – with Tutor) 30 Hrs. HandsOn (Practical – with Tutor) Extra Hours: 15 Hrs. Self Study (Assignments) 30 Hrs. Assessment (Course Project) 81 Hrs. Total Course Hours Classes: 4 Days/Week – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday Time: 10:00-13:00 Entry Requirements Open to anyone 18yrs + and courses are delivered in English. Students are required to provide their own laptop. [-]

Course Cgi (computer Generated Imaginery)

GrisArt Escuela Superior de Fotografía
Campus Part time 7 months October 2017 Spain Barcelona

Thanks to new technologies, creating photographic practice and live an exciting time, with constant innovations and new horizons, forcing photographers to continuous learning. [+]

Thanks to new technologies, creating photographic practice and live an exciting time, with constant innovations and new horizons, forcing photographers to continuous learning. In some fields, such as in automotive advertising, architecture and interior design, the change is already in place and the ultra-realistic images that come to us are in most cases computer-generated drawings from designers, engineers and architects . Are familiar CGI images, both stills and motion, applied in film and television. This revolution, which the authors define only limit, currently shaping the advertising world. Their use, though not applicable in all fields, continues to be increasingly necessary, as a generator of new images or as an integrator of these photographic CGI in real environments. The course offered by CGI GrisArt taps into the vast possibility of creating 3D images, but does so in a selective manner, with the needs and skills of photographers. They discover the most direct link between this technology and conventional photography, and compatibility and possibilities. To this end, those strictly useful aspects develop, for example, the camera layout and perspective, lighting, texturing or rendering the output image. The application will be used MAXON Cinema 4D program, unlike other equivalent applications is characterized by friendliness and ease of use of its interface. The high degree of quality offering the latest versions of the Advanced Render (C4D render engine itself) program makes it a very attractive tool for professional willing to venture into this field. Furthermore, knowing the market needs, the course incorporates learning process... [-]


Creative Documentary and Photojournalism by Magnum Photos & Speos

Spéos Paris-London Photographic Institute
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 France Paris

Magnum Photos and Speos Photo School are partnering to create a new and unique one-year master class for Creative Documentary & Photojournalism in Paris. [+]

The Creative Documentary & Photojournalism program is designed for students who wish to pursue a career in documentary photography and/or photojournalism, in the Magnum Photos tradition of visual storytelling. The course equips students with the historical and contextual framework required to develop and engage in critical thinking about documentary photography, as well as providing technical guidance and tutorial support to develop students’ individual documentary practice. Students have unique access to Magnum’s photographers and its experienced staff, with elements of the course taught at the Magnum Photos office in central Paris. The formal program is delivered by Speos and its appointed teachers and supplemented by Magnum photographers and staff. Diploma: Creative Documentary and Photojournalism by Magnum Photos/Speos Titre de Photographe RNCP level I (Fr) and 7 (Eu) – code NSF 323 t This program is registered in the Répertoire National des Certifications Professionnelles (RNCP) by decree of December 22th, 2014 — published in the Journal Officiel of December 31st, 2014. Part I / September to December: The first part comprises the core courses, which cover all aspects of professional photojournalism and creative documentary. Top-level professionals hold the courses and monitor the students’ individual acquisition of skills. Outside of class, students independently organize their shooting sessions and post-production, under the continual guidance of their supervisors and Magnum Photos. During this time, students will have access to the extensive book library at the Magnum Photos Paris bureau, featuring an inimitable collection of renowned photo publications. Part II / January to May: During the... [-]

Art Direction (art Direction) High Creative Performance Program

Barcelona School of Creativity
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Barcelona

Advertising enters the eye. Images, brands or posters are the first assault the consumer to get their attention and capture their interest, even before the message itself. And they are in the hands of the art director. [+]

Best Course Studies in Photography 2017. Advertising enters the eye. Images, brands or posters are the first assault the consumer to get their attention and capture their interest, even before the message itself. And they are in the hands of the art director. Bernbach said that advertising is not a science but an art. And you're going to be the director. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The art director is as responsible for creativity as the copy. Therefore, in addition to learn creativity, learn aesthetic, graphic design, editorial design, illustration, world of print, photography, film, fashion, creative trends, new technologies ... and will elaborate a portfolio to show that you have learned. The duration of the program is one academic year: three quarters, four hours a day Monday through Thursday, but surely, your training, your book and your future will require greater dedication of hours. THE AGENDA OF THE PROGRAM GRAPHIC DESIGN In the foundations of the art direction is graphic design. Line, shape, color, balance, rhythm, typography and calligraphy, image, brand ... they are the basis on which any communication action is constructed. Be prepared to work editorial design, signage, branding, corporate identity and packaging until you get to master them ... and enjoy them. SOME CONTENTS: Design Elements - Phases of a graphic project - Branding - Link between image and text - Design Typographic - Packaging - Color Theory - Signs and stands - Design of large formats - Composition and layout of brochures - How to choose the best... [-]

Course in Photography and Fashion

Istituto Italiano di Fotografia
Campus Full time 60 hours July 2017 Italy Milan

This unique course brings together the key concepts of both photography and fashion to provide students with introductory knowledge and skills in fashion photography. Emphasizing both technical photography skills and fashion industry insight, this course gives the student a well rounded understanding of the business of fashion and the role of the fashion photographer within the industry. To provide the student a real ‘insider’ perspective, this course also includes interactions with established fashion photographers, fashion designers, fashion magazines and modeling agencies. [+]

With our Early Booking campaign you can obtain a 15% discount on the course fee if you make the full payment by February 28th 2017. This unique course brings together the key concepts of both photography and fashion to provide students with introductory knowledge and skills in fashion photography. Emphasizing both technical photography skills and fashion industry insight, this course gives the student a well rounded understanding of the business of fashion and the role of the fashion photographer within the industry. To provide the student a real ‘insider’ perspective, this course also includes interactions with established fashion photographers, fashion designers, fashion magazines and modeling agencies. Offered by: Istituto Italiano di Fotografia (IIF) & Istituto di Moda Burgo (IMB) Location: Milan, Italy Frequency: 2 weeks, 5 days per week (Monday-Friday) Hours of Instruction: 60 hours in total (each day of instruction consists of morning and afternoon sessions) Morning session hours: 9:30-12:30 Afternoon session hours: 14:00-17:00 Language of Instruction: English (there will also be a English speaking tutor present during lessons) Topics: Understand the key concepts and styles of Fashion Photography Learn lighting and exposure used in Fashion, including studio and natural (on location) lighting Learn shooting techniques and management of a fashion shoot Conduct a Fashion Shoot in studio and on location Learn about fashion styles and trends Learn about hair and make-up for fashion Learn about fashion collections, the structuring, timing and themes Learn about brand charter and what this means for the photographer Learn about products and fabrics... [-]

Professional Photography Course

Inter-Dec College
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Canada Montreal

Get behind the camera and discover your creativity, sharpen your attention-to-detail and develop your artistic sensibility. Become the most "in" photographer [+]

Professional Photography Course

Get behind the camera and discover your creativity, sharpen your attention-to-detail and develop your artistic sensibility. Become the most "in" photographer around!

The Professional Photography program at Inter-Dec College is designed to turn a photography lover into a photography master. With a state-of-the-art photography studio complete with full lighting equipment, students will master the latest color play, lighting, shadow and reflection techniques of an industry that is booming in Montreal.

Photographers are employed by studios, companies, publications and institutions. They often work as freelancers, giving them a flexible schedule, and even have their own studio!... [-]


Diploma in Digital Photography

Centre for Arts and Technology
Campus Full time October 2017 Canada Kelowna

LIMITED NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR UPTO $3000 ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS. APPLY TODAY. Truly passionate about creating art through imagery? Our one year Digital Photography diploma program in Kelowna, BC, will transform you from an amateur or hobby photographer who takes ‘good’ photos, to a business savvy professional. [+]

LIMITED NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR UPTO $3000 ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS. APPLY TODAY.

Truly passionate about creating art through imagery? Our one year Digital Photography diploma program in Kelowna, BC, will transform you from an amateur or hobby photographer who takes ‘good’ photos, to a business-savvy creative ready for a thrilling career as a professional photographer.

The expression on a bride’s face as she notices tears in her father’s eyes, the beautiful yet devastating eye of a storm, the beauty and perfection of a newborn sleeping contentedly in her mother’s arms - truly great photographs are those that perfectly capture these frozen moments in time. It may take endurance through rain, shine, snow, sleet, blood, tears, malfunctioning equipment, uncooperative subjects, fatigue, and abrupt changes of plans - but professional photographers know their equipment inside and out and are ready to capture a fleeting image at a moment's notice, knowing their perseverance and determination will pay off in the end, with the perfect capture that can never be reproduced in any given situation or by any other artist. This is the photographer’s calling.... [-]


Fashion Photography

Haute Future Fashion Academy
Campus Full time 2 weeks October 2017 Italy Milan

The Fashion Photography Summer Campus sets out to analyze photographic techniques and the conceptual models of fashion photography. [+]

Best Course Studies in Photography 2017. In the fashion world, where visual communication is a key, photography is an indispensable tool. This is why industry magazines and publishers are continuously on the lookout for image professionals able to convey innovative emotions and ideas through visual content charged with feelings and passion. The Fashion Photography Summer Campus sets out to analyze photographic techniques and the conceptual models of fashion photography. During the summer course, students will acquire a deep understanding of the fashion system, developing their own critical thinking and taking an in depth look at the typical qualities of haute couture and street style. PROGRAMME Week 1 An overview of today’s fashion photography: photographers and editorial headlines; formal and conceptual models of fashion photography Education to the eld of vision: the visual perception within the elds of intuitive geometry, gestalt, topology and phenomenology Photo Studio on site workshop: introduction to photography techniques Panorama of contemporary photography through biographies of important photographers Week 2 The classical iconography and the structure of an image supporting the culture of fashion The analysis of space and the de nition of its use within the picture Photo Studio on site workshop: set, lights, special effects Fashion photography today: analysis of image and contemporary schools of thought Photography as vehicle of communication Final workshop on site: shooting for an advertising campaign [-]

Training Cycle Of Higher Degree In Photography

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Spain Madrid

Develops its own visual language to successfully meet any project photo and video. [+]

Develops its own visual language to successfully meet any project photo and video. Do you want to learn how to handle a camera and all necessary aspects that allow you to develop an audiovisual project in a professional manner? With the Formative Cycle of Higher Degree will deepen Photography lighting techniques indoors and outdoors, you learn to handle the elements that make up the representation of space and find out which technologies will allow you to successfully face photography projects are, knowing also main techniques and strategies to develop videos. You on a sound theoretical basis, will develop its own visual language that allows you to projects in various fields such as advertising, design, fashion, publishing, photojournalism and art. Aimed at young people who want to become professional photographers. You will form a conceptual and technically capable of carrying out any project successfully qualified audiovisual character. Why study this course? With this title you can directly access Higher Degree in Graphic Design, fulfilling the legislated requirements. You can experience what you learn in classrooms and workshops equipped with the latest technologies, through theoretical and practical training and participating in real projects with companies. We rely on a theoretical and practical training and the development of real projects with businesses as an opportunity for learning and networking. Opt for a blended learning through our teaching, a balance between qualified and recognized professionals active hallmark of the specific methodology taught at the IED Madrid. Career Outlook: Photography studios. Manufacture and assembly in... [-]

Studio: Lighting for Portraiture

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 5 weeks April 2017 United Kingdom London

Portraiture and photographing people has been central to photography from the beginning. This course looks at ideas around shooting people both on location (environmental portraits) and in the studio with a brief look at studio lighting techniques. [+]

Best Course Studies in Photography 2017. We have a range of Photography courses in London at all levels. There are full time, part time and evening programmes leading to a qualification, as well as photography workshops and specialist short courses in digital photography, studio lighting, darkroom and alternative processes. Short digital and darkroom classes are suitable for beginners, but there are advanced and master class photography workshops as well. Our tutors are highly experienced photography practitioners offering a unique insight into the photographic medium. We are well resourced both in digital and analogue (traditional film) photography. Our studio has Elinchrom studio flash, Hi-Glide lighting support, radio triggers and meters. The photography digital suite has Apple Mac computers (running Photoshop), Eizo colour managed monitors and film scanners. The photography darkroom has enlargers for 35mm and medium format film and printing on resin coated as well as fibre papers, film processing and film scanners all in the same facility. Students from our courses regularly go on to higher education or become working freelance photographers, an achievement indeed in a very competitive environment. If you are interested in anything photographic, we may have the course for you. Course Overview Portraiture and photographing people has been central to photography from the beginning. This course looks at ideas around shooting people both on location (environmental portraits) and in the studio with a brief look at studio lighting techniques. You will learn about posing, setting up lights, using available light and hand held as well as... [-]

PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY PROGRAM

Photoacademy & Living Faces Berlin
Campus Part time 2 - 12 months June 2017 Germany Berlin

The practical courses are scheduled for the weekends and guided by a practising photography professor. It is a twelve month program - a significant amount of time to learn and develop your own style and create your portfolio. You can also choose a 3 month photography class, starting June 1st. If you are interested, please let us know and we send you the program. [+]

Why choose Photoacademy Berlin for your professional career? - small classes taught in English with highly motivated teachers and professional photographers - it is a twelve month program - a significant amount of time to learn and develop your own style and create your portfolio - monthly photoshoots for your professional portfolio - the photography students collaborate with the make-up students - we provide you with a homepage and business card - individual support during your program, professional help to plan your career - you meet a diversity of people from abroad, so networking can begin - you are studying in Berlin- the most creative city in Europe Program Timetable The student recieves a set course schedule in which the theoretical courses are mapped out. The practical courses are scheduled for the weekends and guided by a practising photography professor. In addition the student receives practical assignments which they work on during the course free time and which then present at the end of the month. During the first semester, students will be made familiar with the basics of photography, an understanding of technical and light aspects, as well as implementing the differing genres of portrait, fashion, commercial photography, photo journalism and documentary. In the second semester students specialise in a particular genre of photography and start to compile their own personal portfolio with assistance from the professors. At this point the aspects of self marketing, the student’s homepage and the corporate identity will come into place. The future career... [-]

Art Direction

Miami Ad School - Rio de Janeiro
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

In Miami Ad School / ESPM an art director is done the way the market wants: complete. The Miami Ad School / ESPM is a school of global excellence. Here you will learn how to make, remake and do it again. [+]

Best Course Studies in Photography 2017. Art direction More than letting beautiful, it needs to think creatively. In Miami Ad School / ESPM an art director is done the way the market wants: complete. Do the layout is no longer enough. An art director needs to know how to create, conceptualize and even write. As if that were not enough, you can learn in one of the most beautiful cities in Brazil: Rio de Janeiro. The world's eyes are focused here. How about turn their eyes to the world? The Miami Ad School / ESPM is a school of global excellence. Here you will learn how to make, remake and do it again. After that, you will be able to take your career to where you want. They say to shine you have to be in the right place at the right time. So if you have not woke up, here's a tip: The time is now. The place is Rio de Janeiro. In the end, go missing adjectives to describe their work, as well as lacking to describe Rio. PROGRAM INTEGRATED CAMPAIGNS In this course you will work hard. You will not think only of formats: prints, banners, films. You will think of a BIG IDEA. Something greater than can multiply across multiple platforms without losing strength or brilliance. Will understand that today all communication work is integrated. All actions talk to each other and are not just adapted copies. There is even a category at the Cannes Film... [-]

Course in Black & White Photography

Santa Reparata International School of Art
Campus Full time 1 month November 2017 Italy Florence

In this course students will learn basic principles and techniques of classical black and white darkroom photography. At the beginning level students will be introduced to the basic functions of the manual 35 mm camera. [+]

Course in Black & White Photography

Course Description:

In this course students will learn basic principles and techniques of classical black and white darkroom photography. At the beginning level students will be introduced to the basic functions of the manual 35 mm camera. And students will focus on producing clean well-developed images and mastering the technical aspects of traditional of the field. Advanced students that have mastered the basic technical aspects of the darkroom will be introduced to alternative process and advanced darkroom development techniques. All advanced students will begin to create a body of work that reflects their personal style and ideas.... [-]


Short Course - Fashion Photography

Istituto Marangoni
Campus Full time 3 weeks June 2017 Italy Milan

This course introduces participants to the basics of fashion photography*. They will develop an understanding of how fashion photography emerged and evolved from the 1950s onwards. Photographing a body, deconstructing a look, understanding [+]

Best Course Studies in Photography 2017. This course introduces participants to the basics of fashion photography*. They will develop an understanding of how fashion photography emerged and evolved from the 1950s onwards. Photographing a body, deconstructing a look, understanding what styling is and how to apply it are all elements that they will explore, as they will be introduced to digital photography techniques, indoor and outdoor shooting, retouching and image processing as they apply to the fashion industry. The end goal of the course is for participants to produce a fashion photo book. Course themes Week 1 Introduction to Fashion Photography in Atelier De Sèvres Paris Introduction to digital photography techniques will be the starting point of the course. A studio-based induction to technique and equipment will take place in photography. Participants will study past, present and future fashion photography trends to understand the context in which they will be working. The access and navigation of sourcing tools (books, articles, magazines, internet, street style etc.) will be key tools to develop creative ideas. The goal of the first week is to begin fashion photography and testing skills by photograph looks in the street around Paris. Week 2 The Milano Study Trip in Istituto Marangoni Milano Participants in Milano, the home of Fashion Styling, will define and develop a particular style coherent in its concept and visual elements. To do this successfully, the theory and practice of styling that informs trends forecasting and analysis will be studied and explored. Participants will... [-]