This is a cutting edge professional photography course written and directed by some of the best working photographers in their field. The aim of the course is to provide you with the knowledge and skills required for a career as a professional photographer or as a keen hobbyist. This is an up-to-date and comprehensive course covering every aspect of photography.
The Professional Photography Course is delivered online and consists of 12 modules and 12 interactive assignments. The normal time required to complete the course is 24 weeks, although we will allow you up to 12 months if required. During this time you will be educated in all aspects of photography by George Seper; one of the top freelance photographers around. His vast wealth of accumulated knowledge is provided to you, along with the ways to apply this knowledge to the areas of photography that most interest you.
The business of photography is not just about award winning images. It can also be about the right picture at the right time. Newspapers, magazines and websites worldwide are constantly on the lookout for new and interesting material. The opportunities are enormous and always growing.
All the learning is done online in that when you enroll you receive a username and password, which enables you to log onto our secure student site. From there you can download your first module, which you could liken to your textbook as it contains all the information you will need to complete assignment one. Each module is approximately 60 pages in length and is full of detailed technical information delivered in a friendly, conversational manner that is easy to understand. The concepts are further explained by way of diagrams, images and examples.
Once you have completed your assignment (some are just theoretical, but the majority of assignments combine both theory and fun practical tasks) you then upload it onto our site for your tutor to mark. The tutors will give you a grade (out of 10) and a comprehensive evaluation of your work and ideas and help nurture and improve your skills each step of the way.
What makes The Photography Institute so unique is that throughout our course you have access to the safety net and guidance of the team here at Student Support, who you can contact 24/7. It is not simply a case of giving you a textbook and off you go - far from it.
You also have direct contact with your personal tutor who guides you closely through each step of the course, offering personalized and specific constructive criticism on your submitted work. If you ever have any questions in relation to your course or assignments, all you need to do is send your tutor a quick message and they will reply with an answer as soon as they can.
With this close tutor mentorship, you will feel like your tutor is in the same room as you, and all this can be achieved from the comfort of your own home. That is the beauty of our course, you can study when you like and at your own pace.
The tutors who work for us are not just teachers, but the best working professionals in their field. By drawing on their knowledge you will gain an edge that will help you realize your true potential.
We have a Facebook Group that we have exclusively designed for our students. This group contains thousands of our students from across the globe interacting with each other on all topics covered by our course. It provides a great opportunity for students to meet fellow students from all over the world, ask questions, share knowledge and experience, upload work, give and receive feedback, make new friends and talk everything photography!
On successful completion of the Professional Photography Course you will have the skills and knowledge required to become a freelance photographer either as a full or part time career, as a profitable sideline or just as an exciting new hobby.
Without exception my tutor through this course has been by my side and willing to answer and help me in any way he could to bring my dream to realization. The information held in the course has been invaluable, teaching me the technical areas that I would otherwise never have learnt.
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A sample of our students images
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Contact and Feedback from the Instructor
What I like the most about this course is the feedback I receive on the Assignment I turn in for...
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Love this school
Love this school
82 days ago
I am happy to give an Excellent Rating for the Photography Course. 1. The Course Material is very good ,...
Monday 22 June 2020 at 02:28
Thoroughly enjoying this course
Thoroughly enjoying this course. In just two and a half months, I went from zero knowledge to being able to...
Friday 12 June 2020 at 01:21
High quality learning
High quality learning and very quick responses from my tutor... I love how detailed is the feedback. Every question is...
Monday 08 June 2020 at 02:45
I'm loving this course so far
I'm loving this course so far! My mentor is amazing and I've learned more then I ever thought I could...
Monday 06 April 2020 at 02:59
The perfect foundation for the world of photography
The course offers an excellent in-depth view of every aspect of photography. It teaches skills and knowledge which I previously...
Friday 17 January 2020 at 16:42
I took this course a few years ago
I took this course a few years ago. I was always interested in photography but was never really able to...
Sunday 24 November 2019 at 22:47
Exceptional Photography Course
I am a beginner hobby photographer with enough knowledge to shoot in Manual mode. This course is worth every dollar...
Sunday 29 September 2019 at 02:34
A Photography Course Worth the Money
I have always enjoyed taking photographs and wanted to one day learn more about photography; that was made possible by...
Saturday 21 September 2019 at 11:56
Glad I chose this institute
It's been a great learning experience so far !
Tuesday 20 August 2019 at 23:06
Great course and knowledgeable tutors
Great course and knowledgeable tutors. The modules are full of useful information and very thorough! I am enjoying this experience!
Sunday 18 August 2019 at 22:44
I absolutely love this course!
I absolutely love this course!
Wednesday 05 June 2019 at 02:39
I appreciate the foundational information
I appreciate the foundational information along with the practical advice throughout the course. I also really have enjoyed how responsive...
Saturday 18 May 2019 at 22:52
Excellent Photography Course
This photography course is exceptional! George Seper explains in great detail, clear and concise in ever module! My tutor (Steven...