Course - Overview
Learn photography from award-winning photographers from India and the UK. One-year
Diploma in Professional Photography is an intensive program providing core technical
knowledge on digital photography with a provision for international exposure to orient
students to the latest technology, master photographers works and opportunity to discover
their own areas of interest through multiple options.
The principal aim of this program is to provide a learning pathway to a diverse
background of students and allow a broad intake from any discipline and of all age
groups who are interested in creative sector/ photography and are willing to take up
the challenges of the digital and print media sector; or with an aptitude for
The first semester of the program is aimed at building a sound, basic grounding in
Photography Techniques. It will introduce students to the technical and artistic aspects of
digital photography - how digital cameras work, how to take good pictures using them,
using light and shadow techniques creatively and how to enhance these pictures in the
digital darkroom. In order to develop their skills in creative visualization and composition,
a Design Foundation module is introduced.
In the second semester, students will work with make-up artists, models, and art
directors and, most importantly, to create a visual story. All projects in the semester focus
on understanding the storyboard/subject from the perspectives of art director/client,
lighting, outdoor /indoor /studio till the final image. The second semester focuses
on specialism based portfolio development. This semester will introduce various
streams of photography – landscape, architectural, fashion, product, wildlife, wedding, and journalism.
This program is a launch-pad for photographers in the professional world and prepare
them to enter the industry with hands-on international experience.
Mr. Viveck Vaswani, Actor, Producer, Teacher, Writer, and the man who famously gave Shahrukh Khan his big break in Bollywood. An alumnus of Campion School and Cathedral and John Connon, Viveck started off with acting in India's first TV soap opera 'Khandaan'. He then produced a Marathi film called 'Kis Bai Kiss', and a major television serial called 'Nai Dishayen. He has acted in more than a 100 films and numerous television shows. He has produced 13 films and 2 television shows. Viveck Vaswani has been Advisor/ Consultant/ Strategist to a number of established companies as well as startups in the entertainment business.
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Our 360° comprehensive learning-based model opens up multiple avenues and opportunities for students.