Diploma in Photography
Diploma in Photography course is ideally suited for people who want to take up professional photography very seriously and want to start their work soon after completion of the course and have ample time available for learning the subject.
The course is designed in a manner that it covers all the important genres of photography so that after completing the course, students are capable of handling any photography assignments independently.
Each of the modules are taught one by one typically over one to two months depending upon the subject by practicing professional photographers who come & teach the genre in which they practice to ensure that students get specialised knowledge in each of the subjects. (To know more about them, please check our Faculty page)
Photography being a creative art form, the course is taught in a manner that almost 90% of it is covered practically. Students are given unlimited usage of the studios during the course so that they have a free hand in experimenting & creating. To ensure complete learning, students are made to learn both using artificial light as well as in natural light.
Creating the base & laying the foundation in photography
- The art of seeing subjects for photography
- The art of locating or arranging subjects for Photography
- The science and technology in use in photography
- Professional cameras and their workings
- Advanced optics and optical systems
- Applications of different characters of light
- Professional lighting
- Studio and outdoor photographic equipments and their uses
Advanced conceptual Still Life photography
Advanced product photography
People photography for advertising uses
Nature & Wildlife Photography
Event Photography (including live coverage of a number of events including college festivals, sporting events etc.)
Interior & Architecture Photography
Film making & cinematography including video editing
- Pre Wedding & Wedding Photography
Photography cannot be learnt sitting in a class room only. That is why the curriculum & classes for Diploma in Photography course are structured in such a manner that students are given assignments & practical shoots during the specific genres which are being taught to enhance their skills & make them master that particular subject in photography.
The Students will create their own portfolio during the course. The course fee charged will include the cost of a three day trip to a wildlife sanctuary.
The students will be awarded grades during the course & the diploma certificate on successful completion as per international requirements.
Internships, Placement assistance & Other career opportunities
Being one of the oldest & well respected institutes in teaching photography, DSP receives a number of college placement opportunities for its diploma students. Students have options to choose from taking up job offers, interning with practicing photographers or simply freelancing.
We have observed that a number of students also join our our ex students who are today practicing photographers to enhance their skills & get the required experience.
Accommodation for outstation students
There is a variety of accommodation available around the institute. Students can choose between shared accommodation to PG accommodation depending on their preference & budget. Contact our counselors for any help.
Diploma in Photography has Week Day as well Week End batches
Classes will be held three days a week during week days
Classes will be held on Saturdays & Sundays
The first two months of the course students have the option to attend the classes online or offline.
Starts in May 2023 at Delhi CampusWeek End
Starts on 15-04-2023 at Gurugram Campus
From Faculty Team of DSP
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