Professional photographers are everywhere around us. Everything these days right from social media posts, brand campaigns & movie posters to advertisements & magazine covers require professional photography. As we are moving towards a digital world, pictures and visual representations keep getting more important. This means there are a lot more opportunities that will be opening up in the future for professional photographers! Isn’t that amazing? From a time when professional photographs could only be clicked with a complete setup in a studio to a time where you only need one professional camera to click such pictures, we are progressing towards a photo-forward living.
With improved needs and technology, the requirement for skilled professionals also increases. So, if photography has been your passion for a while, then it’s time to act on it by enrolling with a professional photography course. Hamstech offers a variety of photography course options for you to choose from! All these courses are structured differently based on the goal of that particular course tenure. We have courses that can be pursued by beginners and working professionals who would like to be certified. As there are four different types of photography courses available at Hamstech, it might get a little confusing to decide on one that works the best for you. We are going to give you highlights for all these different courses to make it easier for you!
Basic Photography Tips for Better Pictures
- Spend time perfecting your art. Photography gets better with practice and experience. So when you are starting off, don’t be in a hurry to get that perfect shot. Instead take some time and arrange your settings, double check everything before clicking pictures. This will become a very healthy habit overtime, which can reduce the margin of error.
- Composition is very important in photography. Plan your shots ahead or at least have some ideas about how you want to go about a shot. Decide what you want to highlight in your photos and mask the distractions. This will give you some quality shots to choose from.
- Know your camera and equipment before you start working with it. Try and see what settings matter and make a difference in the final picture. You can try experimenting by changing some settings and finding one that works the best for you! Do this from time to time to avoid last minute glitches.
BA (hons) in Photography and Digital Imaging
BA (Hons) in photography and digital imaging is a 3 year professional course offered by Hamstech. The course content is distributed over six semesters that will train you in using your existing creative skills to your best capacity. The course aims to focus on teaching all the science and technique involved in professional photography. The course content is quite elaborate and includes subjects like history of photography, principles of lighting, post production photography, architecture and spaces, different types of photography and more. Celebrity Photographer Mr. Avinash Gowariker will mentor you, as a part of this program. The eligibility for this course is 10+2. You will improve your photography knowledge and skill as you progress through this course!
Certificate Course in Photography
The certificate course is designed with an easy-to-learn curriculum plan that gives the opportunity to develop your photography skills and knowledge in a short time. This certificate course is one year long and includes important subjects that can help you build a solid photography portfolio. The course content includes basic photography subjects, post processing, visualization, advanced photography and final jury where you will be presenting your work. The eligibility for this course is 10th pass.
Short- Term Course in Photography
Hamstech’s Short-term Photography course gives an opportunity to help you develop your knowledge and skill in general and specific areas of photography(1). The course is designed to guide you through, hone your skills and turn you into a professional photographer in just 3 months. The aim is not only to help you learn more about photography, but also to teach you the technical elements in a short duration. As it’s a three month course, only parts of photography that will help you improve your skills are included. These are divided into introduction to photography, introduction to digital photo editing and advanced photography. Eligibility for this course is 10th/ 10+2.
Weekend Course in Photography
The weekend course in photography is a 1 year course and is very convenient for working professionals. This course can easily become a part of your routine, as the classes are on weekends for your convenience. Now you don’t have to choose between your career and hobby, you could get the best of both worlds! The course content is divided into basic photography, visualization, advanced photography and final jury. The eligibility for this course is 10th pass.
The weekend course also gives candidates an opportunity to participate in workshops, exhibitions and site-visits for practical training, visit learnacademy.org.
To know more about these courses, please visit Hamstech official website!