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

photography/imaging.

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.

Students' Work

Have a glance at some of the stellar work executed by our students.

Faculty

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.

Career Path

Our 360° comprehensive learning-based model opens up multiple avenues and opportunities for students.

Career image
  • Freelance Photographer at Magazines and Digital Media Houses

  • Director Of Photography at Advertising Agencies