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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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Basic Photography Course

GrisArt Escuela Superior de Fotografía
Campus Part time 3 months September 2017 Spain Barcelona

Course designed for those who wish to enjoy and into photography, seeking a results beyond those offered by the automatic mode of a camera. [+]

Course designed for those who wish to enjoy and into photography, seeking a results beyond those offered by the automatic mode of a camera. The Basic Photography Course is very practical, so students have to perform exercises ruled both taken as treatment of digital computers in the classroom. Learning photography is also machine control, acquire skills in reading and interpreting images that help develop a personal look. The assimilation of knowledge flows naturally in class where group discussed the work of the students themselves. The basic digital treatment sessions, with pictures of exercises, show participants how to develop creativity and allow them to discover their abilities. Free use of digital school facilities for practice, complete training that may be an end in itself or a stimulus for further progress in this art.... [-]


Darkroom: Introduction to Black and White Processing and Printing

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

This is a beginners darkroom course, or a chance to take a refresher course if you have been away from darkrooms for a while. If you have used a basic camera (like a Holga or Lomo) or an advanced camera from the likes of Canon, Nikon or Pentax, this will give you a good grounding. [+]

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 beginners darkroom course, or a chance to take a refresher course if you have been away from darkrooms for a while. If you have used a basic camera (like a Holga or Lomo) or an advanced camera from the likes of Canon, Nikon or Pentax, this will give you a good grounding. Even if you only have... [-]

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... [-]

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.... [-]


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:... [-]

Fashion Styling & Shooting

Milan Fashion Campus
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 weeks October 2017 Italy Milan + 1 more

Fashion Styling & Shooting Your Fashion Styling & Shooting in Milan [+]

FASHION STYLING SHOOTING MODULE The Fashion Styling Shooting module of Milan Fashion Campus is a styling workshop dedicated to the preparation of real fashion shooting in a studio with a professional photographer, a model and a hairstylist. We will allow students to develop the sense of styling with practical exercises,and to increase their styling portfolio. The project aims to conduct the student from the beginning to the end of the photo shoot, giving the possibility to prove his/her styling potential. This module consists of four days of work, according to the different phases of the project. In detail: - The first day is dedicated to the preparation and construction of the project which includes a mood board research: selecting a concept, building a story board, deciding the style of photography, selecting the location, choosing the right model, deciding on the poses, make-upand hair style. - Second day students will receive a list of key items: choosing three or four of them for the photo shoot and customizing the look using the wardrobe offered by the school and their own clothes & accessories, they will create real outfits. The styling can be completed renting clothes and accessories by stores affiliated with the school. - The third day includes the fitting with the model and a meeting with make-up artists, hair stylists, and the photographer to discuss the project and photo shoot. - Fourth day is the shooting day! This workshop can be paired with the Fashion Styling course or it can... [-]

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!... [-]


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 [-]

Course in Fashion Photography

John Kaverdash Accademia di Fotografia
Campus Full time 60 hours July 2017 Italy Milan

The course offered by the Academy goes beyond theory and after an introduction about studio lighting and shooting techniques, about basics and rules, about language of professionals and make-up art, recreates the professional ambience both within the studio and outdoors, giving students the possibility of using industry professionals to train and improve their skills. This set-up can create an important experiential journey allowing young professionals to gain confidence in managing the set, using high quality equipment not available without substantial investment, directing and interacting with models and having the guidance of professionals who are already present in the industry. [+]

Best Course Studies in Photography 2017. Course in Fashion Photography The course offered by the Academy goes beyond theory and after an introduction about studio lighting and shooting techniques, about basics and rules, about language of professionals and make-up art, recreates the professional ambience both within the studio and outdoors, giving students the possibility of using industry professionals to train and improve their skills. This set-up can create an important experiential journey allowing young professionals to gain confidence in managing the set, using high quality equipment not available without substantial investment, directing and interacting with models and having the guidance of professionals who are already present in the industry. Students are also introduced to marketing strategies and points of entry for professional practice in fashion photography. Summer Course Programme Introduction to Fashion Photography An introduction to the most famous, important and successful fashion photographers through their own Images Fashion Photography Today: advertising, editorial images, magazines, look book, e-commerce Choices concerning staff, stylists, make-up artists, air stylists, models for the right Image Research and creation of a fashion mood board Studio Lighting Photographic set, levels of equipment and their interaction to create the desired images The photographic set for whole length figures, half-length figures, close-ups of figures (beauty) and specialisations in commercial photography Light in Fashion Photography: natural light and studio light Outdoor shootings Make up in Fashion Photography Styling and trends Fashion shootings: beauty and whole length figures, studio and outdoor shooting with professional models, makeup artist and styling Retouching... [-]

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. [+]

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 Festival for this: Titanium and Integrated... [-]

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.... [-]


Practical Principal Photography - Module 3

HandsOn International School of Filmmakers
Campus Part time 75 hours November 2017 Malta Sliema

This comprehensive skills enhancement program aims to provide the learner with a solid, practical and industry focused introduction to the tools and techniques of independent digital cinema production in both a studio and on-location context and employs a project-oriented methodology. [+]

Course Overview This comprehensive skills enhancement program aims to provide the learner with a solid, practical and industry-focused introduction to the tools and techniques of independent digital cinema production in both a studio and on-location context and employs a project-oriented methodology. This hands-on approach will be complemented by a series of workshops prior to principle photography aimed at enhancing the participants’ filmmaking skills and techniques. Practical & Principal Photography – 3 Weeks Pre-Production Brief Practical Photography Requirements Indoor Practical Photography Outdoor Practical Photography Indoor Filming Part 1 Indoor Filming Part 2 Outdoor Filming Part 1 Outdoor Filming Part 2 Cutaway/Filler Shots Part 1 Cutaway/Filler Shots Part 2 Field Recording Part 1 Field Recording Part 2 Courseware is a mix of classroom lessons, field work, assignments & a final course project. Practical-Principal Photography – Course Hours Breakdown: School Hours: 06 Hrs. Contact (Theoretical – with Tutor) 30 Hrs. HandsOn (Practical – with Tutor) Extra Hours: 15 Hrs. Self Study (Assignments) 24 Hrs. Assessment (Course Project) 75 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. [-]

PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY PROGRAM

Photoacademy & Living Faces Berlin
Campus Part time 2 - 12 months June 2018 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... [-]

Short Course - Fashion Photography

Istituto Marangoni
Campus Full time 3 weeks June 2018 Italy Milan France Paris United Kingdom London China Shanghai + 6 more

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 [+]

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 also be exposed to the Fashion... [-]

Photography Program in Buenos Aires

Mente Argentina
Campus Full time 20 - 40 weeks February 2018 Argentina Buenos Aires

Whether you want to become a professional photographer or simply enhance your basic skills, the Mente Argentina Photography Program - Argentina’s most recognized Photography Program – is the [+]

Semester Photography Program in Buenos AiresWhether you want to become a professional photographer or simply enhance your basic skills, the Mente Argentina Photography Program - Argentina’s most recognized Photography Program – is the best option.

The Mente Argentina Photography Program has been designed for students from all over the world who not only want to learn or improve their knowledge of photography, but who also seek an extraordinary learning experience in Buenos Aires, Argentina.With this in mind, the Photography Program offers you not only the highest quality photography education at one of Argentina’s most prestigious art institutes.MENTE ARGENTINA PHOTOGRAPHY SEMESTER PROGRAM: PHOTOGRAPHY SCHOOL... [-]