Cutting edge diploma course in Professional Photography
Leading photographers contribute their knowledge
24 Hour student support
Exclusive Facebook group with over 10,000 students worldwide
Discounts on Adobe products
Flexible payment options
Free website portfolio to display your work
7 Day money back guarantee
Personal tutor to assist you and mark your assignments
14 hours ago
This journey so far has been…
This journey so far has been challenging, insightful and fun. I have to add at some stages, frustrating. However, I’ve...
Willem Johannes Coetzee
7 days ago
I fell in love with light.
"... and (we) will now discuss intangibles such as the quality and feel of light. In a way, I became...
10 days ago
This course is filled with everything a…
This course is filled with everything a beginner needs to know and offers so much support from tutors and the...
13 days ago
Everything is amazing
Everything is amazing. I get all the help I need while at the same time learning so much more!!
19 days ago
I am really enjoying this course
I am really enjoying this course. Lesrning so much about photography and what you can do with your camera equipment
21 days ago
I am loving the course and the course content is challenging me to learning more and take my photography to...
Simon Dale Wilson
40 days ago
Fast and reliable feedback
Fast and reliable feedback. Informative and def something that I would recommend to others
62 days ago
Best online photography course
I started this course as more or less a complete beginner. During the first module I felt like maybe I...
66 days ago
This is a great beginners course
This is a great beginners course, I have learnt a lot and have become more confident using my camera in...
69 days ago
I have enjoyed the course thus far, and my photos have definitely improved!
76 days ago
Really enjoying the course
Really enjoying the course, learning a lot!
84 days ago
Thank you Gary for all your assistance…
Thank you Gary for all your assistance during this course. I have learnt so much and my photos did improve.
87 days ago
Excellent service and highly…
Excellent service and highly informative course. I am learning a lot.
Tuesday 21 May 2019 at 14:16
I enrolled as a novice, and I can proudly say I am leaving well trained, skilled and a professional thanks...
Monday 20 May 2019 at 19:18
Im learning much more than what i thought im gonna learn. EXCELLENT. 5 STARS
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.Read More
The Professional Photography Course is delivered online, consisting of 12 comprehensive modules and 12 corresponding interactive assignments. The course is designed to be self-paced. Normally you would expect to be dedicating on average about 4-6 hours per week for 24 weeks. However, many students take up to one year to complete their studies because of family or work commitments.View Module Outlines
Students also have the opportunity to delve deeper into areas of Photography through the purchasing of Advanced Modules that are available to students who have demonstrated a strong foundation knowledge of Photography. These are specially formulated materials to challenge motivated students to achieve more.View Advanced Module Outlines
The Photography Institute offers you the most advanced and comprehensive online solution to learning available today. We offer the most thorough home study course in photography using the very latest online learning techniques. Our commitment to providing the highest quality training program has resulted in unique teaching and student support systems, which produce unparalleled results.Read more about the Institute
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In a partnership with UNICEF, we at the institute are donating R 50.00 from each enrolment to the children in the Syria crisis. This money will help to provide a safe education to the children in war-torn Syria.UNICEF’s aim this year is to assist in providing a formal and safe education for 1.2 million children in Syria. This includes the provision of facilities, school furniture, qualified teachers, rehabilitation, safe learning environments, and learning materials.We are very privileged to be working with UNICEF towards this goal.Read more about the partnership
Internationally recognised and acclaimed, Steven Vote is a photographer, director, twice published author, mentor, fine artist, and filmmaker.
Gary Wallis has been a freelance photographer for over 20 years working mainly in fashion and portraiture.
Matthew Evans started photographing professionally in 2002 having been a keen amateur for some years prior to that.
Lagos State, Nigeria
I started with no knowledge on what photography was and today I am being recognized and nominated in my field. Thank you for nurturing me and providing the opportunity that is defining me.Read More
When I enrolled with The Photography Institute, I had little knowledge of the technicality of photography and handling of equipment. All I carried was passion in my heart for photography that’s all, and it was just all over the place.Read More
I have enjoyed every minute of working and studying with The Photography Institute and would certainly recommend it to anyone who is thinking of advancing their skills or simply getting into photography.Read More
I truly feel like I have climbed a gigantic mountain that fills my heart with joy. And it all started when I clicked that button to enrol.
Thank you 'The Photography Institute'.Read More
We now live in the digital era, and this institution has by far, the best online platform there is to learn and grow. With the amazing tutors available that are also specialists in their fields, to being able to join the private Facebook group where you're able to receive critique and showcase your passionRead More
Completing the course has given me an extra step ahead in pursuing my career. The theory behind photography is much clearer and I now realise that photography is not just a click of a button but so much more.Read More
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