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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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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... [-]

Video Course For Photographers

GrisArt Escuela Superior de Fotografía
Campus Part time 5 months October 2017 Spain Barcelona

Vertigo of technological innovation brings challenges and solutions to serious photographers. It allows them to express themselves more fully and creativity, but requires them to be constantly learning not to lose touch. [+]

Vertigo of technological innovation brings challenges and solutions to serious photographers. It allows them to express themselves more fully and creativity, but requires them to be constantly learning not to lose touch. The high-resolution video camera built into the new is the key to a new expressiveness fully implemented in the documentary, advertising, fashion and photography in general. Although the sensitivity and knowledge of the photographers remain indispensable in the creation of images, the new audiovisual language requires mastery of his narrative technique and the resulting codes. Video Course for Photographers makes full use of the camera (lightweight, interchangeable lens, low volume, use immediacy ...) to propose and explore new media in an era of constant change. During learning, students will learn the process of non-linear editing, one of the most recognized programs now, Apple Final Cut Pro With it, they can develop their final year project, which was to gather photography, video, text and audio.... [-]


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... [-]

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. [+]

Best Course Studies in Photography 2017. 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. [-]

Landscape and Environmental Photography in Greece

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Full time 2 weeks April 2017 United Kingdom London

This is a unique course run on the Greek island of Syros in the Cyclades group. It combines landscape and environmental photography with the chance of a full time week of photographic projects with others who have a passion for photography. [+]

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 This is a unique course run on the Greek island of Syros in the Cyclades group. It combines landscape and environmental photography with the chance of a full time week of photographic projects with others who have a passion for photography. The course includes, but is not limited to, camera skills, location and editorial photography techniques, story telling, using flash... [-]

Documentary - Year program

Prague Film School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The PFS Documentary Film Program creates professional documentary filmmakers both technically skilled in the crafts of camera, lighting, sound and editing, and trained in the art of truthful story telling. [+]

Best Course Studies in Photography 2017. The documentary film production program at Prague Film School aims at developing students' story-telling abilities through both intensive practical work and theory and analysis. Narrative techniques are honed through dramaturgy, directing and documentary script development curricula, drawing upon a rich pool of international and historical documentaries crossing themes and genres. Aesthetic, technical and craft skills are inculcated through practical courses covering lighting, cinematography, editing and sound. In the first semester Documentary Production course, students complete numerous shooting assignments designed to develop fluency in film grammar, camera technique, and editing ideology and practice. Lectures, demonstrations, screenings, and analytical exercises provide the foundation for the fieldwork. Topics covered include - Documentary camera and coverage techniques - Interviewing techniques - Research - Preproduction - Documentary themes and genres - Documentary story structure and analysis - Standard production practices and organization - Documentary Ethics - Authorship/Voice in Documentary Exercises are shot both in and out of class on almost a weekly basis. Each student will also produce and direct a 7-minute documentary short film on a subject of his/her own choosing. Specialized courses in Editing and Cinematography are the other key components of the program. Students learn to edit on Avid Xpress HD, and learn shooting and lighting theory across a range of formats, including Canon 5D, Sony HD and RED. Supplementing the practical component of the course, the documentary program will draw upon a rich pool of international and historical documentaries crossing themes and genres providing the... [-]

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. [+]

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. [+]

Best Course Studies in Photography 2017. 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:... [-]

CINEMATOGRAPHY PROGRAM

The Film Connection
Campus Part time September 2017 USA Muscle Shoals Anchorage Fairbanks North Star Juneau Jonesboro Little Rock Bakersfield Eureka Los Angeles Palm Springs San Diego San Francisco San Jose Santa Barbara Boulder Denver Hartford New Haven Norwalk District of Columbia Fort Myers Jacksonville Miami Orlando Panama City Pensacola Tallahassee Tampa West Palm Beach Daytona Beach Alla + 29 more

Also called the Director of Photography (or DP, for short), the cinematographer is the person who brings the “magic” behind the camera, blending his/her technical knowledge of lighting techniques with the artistic sensibility to compose the best shots for the film. [+]

Also called the Director of Photography (or DP, for short), the cinematographer is the person who brings the “magic” behind the camera, blending his/her technical knowledge of lighting techniques with the artistic sensibility to compose the best shots for the film. Working side-by-side with the director from concept to completion, the DP serves as the director's right hand as a partner, confidant and ally through the entire process of the shoot. The director relies on a good cinematographer to help come up with outstanding shots and direct the camera/lighting crew to make every image the best it can be. Needless to say, this job is full of creative possibilities. It is also a position that can make or break a film. As an apprentice (extern) in the Film Connection cinematography program, you will be paired with a working DP who will mentor you one-on-one, teaching you not only the basics of the job, but also the tricks and techniques that come with years of experience. You'll not only learn to work the gear—you'll learn to trust your own artistic eye under the guidance of your mentor. Best of all, by learning on the set, you'll gain the hands-on experience that is absolutely essential to becoming a successful DP. 
 THE FILM CONNECTION OFFERS A REVOLUTIONARY WAY TO LEARN FILMMAKING AND BREAK INTO THE BUSINESS WITHOUT TAKING ON TONS OF STUDENT DEBT. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN AS AN APPRENTICE OF THIS PROGRAM: Here’s an overview of the curriculum you will be studying... [-]

Course - Digital Photography

VanArts
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Canada Vancouver

North America’s first one-year diploma program makes you job-ready for an independent career as a digital photographer. Learn the basics of digital photography in the fully equipped studio, and then [+]

Course - Digital Photography

Digital photography courses and entrepreneurial basics -- the combined best of both worlds awaits you at VanArts.North America’s first one-year diploma program makes you job-ready for an independent career as a digital photographer. Learn the basics of digital photography in the fully equipped studio, and then crank it up to the max.Finesse your digital photography skills to the highest level while in the field, working with light, lighting and models to create the photo you want. Develop your portfolio by doing actual photo shoots under the nurturing eyes of industry professionals. Then collaborate with other digital photography school students to expand your creative awareness and industry contacts. VanArts teaches it all, from artistic to technical to the business side. You’ll graduate ready to work, armed with MacBook Pro with the latest Adobe imaging software, a professional print portfolio and your own website and marketing plan.Next Start Dates... [-]


Art Direction

Miami Ad School - São Paulo
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Brazil São Paulo

If you want to be a director of brilliant art, the Miami Ad School / ESPM is your gym. Here you will do, redo and redo again. [+]

Art direction The Miami Ad School / ESPM is the cure for the creative inactivity. Creation is a muscle. If you stop using it atrophy. To face the market, an art director needs to be in top form. And that does not mean just make a layout p *. It takes more. Today, an art director creates, defines and even writes. That's right, an art director does everything a writer does. And, to boot, still need to have breath to do the layout. But there is a secret to reach this conditioning? Training. To be more specific, two years training. If you want to be a director of brilliant art, the Miami Ad School / ESPM is your gym. Here you will do, redo and redo again. Ie sweat shirt. For when the time H, you have plenty of gas to give. Because in today's world there is no room for inactivity, not in creation. BOOTCAMP Without a doubt, this is not simply a discipline, but an experience. And a great experience, we agree. The student, during a quarter, coexist together with planners and students will assemble communication strategies and design concepts and advertising campaigns in a great marathon. In addition to creative teachers, students have the opportunity to live with great planners of the market. 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... [-]

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. [+]

Best Course Studies in Photography 2017. 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... [-]