Beginner To Pro

What You’ll Learn

Become a professional photographer and videographer.

This accelerated course is intended to begin your career in photography and videography by giving you with the necessary skills, knowledge, and portfolio to thrive in a competitive profession.

Course Modules

Module 1 : Fundamentals of Photography and Videography [4 Weeks]
  • An introduction to the history and significance of photography and videography.
  • An overview of camera kinds, settings, and features.
  • Understanding the Art of Composition exposure triangle (ISO, shutter speed, and aperture). 
  • Grasp the power of composition and its influence on visual storytelling.
  • Master the Rule of Thirds and explore other compositional techniques like leading lines, negative space, and patterns.
  • Learn how to utilize different shooting angles (eye-level, low angle, high angle).
  • Apply these principles to create visually engaging photographs and videography.
  • Capturing the World Around You – Putting Theory into Practice.
  • Experiment with your newfound knowledge in practical shooting exercises.
  • Photography and videography genres include portrait, fashion, documentary, and commercial.
Module 2 : Technical Skills Development [4 Weeks]
  • Understanding how these elements work together to control light and achieve proper exposure.
  • Practicing manipulating the exposure triangle to achieve different creative effects.
  • Learning to read a light meter (optional, depending on camera model).
  • Learning the power of natural light: working with different times of day, diffusing harsh sunlight, using shadows creatively.
  • Mastering artificial light: understanding flash, continuous lights, reflectors, and diffusers.
  • Exploring different lens types: (wide-angle, telephoto, prime lenses, and their impact on focal length and perspective).
  • Understanding the concept of aperture and its influence on depth of field (creating blur).
  • Selecting the right lens for different shooting scenarios: portraits, landscapes, action shots.
  • Putting It All Together – Practical Exercises.
  • Introduction to Sound Recording for Videography.
Module 3 : Advanced Techniques in Photography [4 Weeks]
  • Studio & On-Location Lighting Mastery.
  • Planning and setting up studio lighting for portraits, product photography, and creative concepts.
  • Utilizing strobes, continuous lights, softboxes, reflectors, and diffusers to achieve specific lighting effects.
  • Mastering on-location lighting techniques: working with natural light, using flash outdoors, and balancing ambient light with artificial sources.
  • Mastering Post-Processing with Adobe Photoshop.
  • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop: essential tools and functionalities.
  • Non-destructive editing techniques for exposure correction, color balance, and sharpening.
  • Advanced editing workflows: selective adjustments, local adjustments, and advanced manipulations.
  • Creative image editing: exploring filters, textures, and special effects.
  • Advanced editing workflows: selective adjustments and local adjustments.
  • Creative image editing: exploring filters, textures, and special effects.
  • Mastering long exposure photography: capturing light trails, waterfalls, and star trails.
  • Experimenting with High Dynamic Range (HDR) photography: expanding the dynamic range of your images.
  • Unveiling the world of macro photography: capturing details of flowers, insects, and small objects.
  • Understanding the business aspects of photography: marketing strategies, pricing, and portfolio development.
Module 4 : Advanced Techniques in Videography [4 Weeks]
  • Pre-Production Powerhouse: Storyboarding & Planning Video Shoots.
  • Craft compelling storyboards that visualize your video concept, shot by shot.
  • Mastering Movement & Stabilization: Advanced Camera Techniques.
  • Understand camera stabilization techniques: tripods, gimbals, and electronic image stabilization.
  • Learn to plan and execute dynamic camera movements that enhance your storytelling.
  • understanding cinematic lighting techniques: three-point lighting, soft light vs. hard light, and using light modifiers.
  • Explore color theory and its application in videography for mood and visual storytelling.
  • Video Editing Mastery: Adobe Premiere Pro.
  • Unlock the power of Adobe Premiere Pro for professional video editing: timeline editing, trimming clips, adding transitions, and audio mixing.
  • Learn advanced editing techniques: color correction, multicam editing, and exporting your final video for different platforms.
Module 5 : Creative Storytelling and Business Skills [4 Weeks]
  • Uncover the power of visual storytelling and its impact on viewers.
  • Explore storytelling techniques like using emotions, creating a sense of place, and capturing decisive moments.
  • Learn to build a narrative arc through a series of photographs and create emotion in story filming.
  • Analyze successful visual stories in photography and videography.
  • Unleashing Your Creative Vision – Develop Your Signature Style.
  • Learn to create your portfolio to showcase your signature style and target audience.
  • Develop creative exercises to experiment and refine your artistic approach for building a Sustainable Photography Business.
  • From Passion to Profession – Business Essentials.
  • Master the art of portfolio building: selecting your best work, presentation strategies, and online portfolio platforms.
  • Establish a strong online presence: creating a photography and videography portfolio , social media marketing.
  • Develop marketing strategies to attract your ideal clients and secure freelance or contract work.
Module 6 : Practical Experience and Capstone Project [4 Weeks]
Learning outcomes :
  • Ability to use professional photography and videography equipment.
  • Capability to create high-quality visual content for diverse uses.
  • Proficient in post-processing and editing with industry-standard applications.
  • Understanding the commercial side of photography and videography.
  • A professional portfolio that highlights your work.

Duration

6 Months

Language

English , Hindi

Mode

Full time / Part time