The Professional Photography Course

Start an Exciting New Hobby or Career

COVID-19 UPDATE

With all our courses being 100% online, we are running as normal during the COVID-19 restrictions and shutdowns.
Our staff are working remotely and tutor/student support is available as usual. We have also modified our learning requirements to allow all students to complete their assignments entirely from home, in isolation or lockdown situations.

We wish you the best of health and safety during this difficult time we are all facing.

Features of the Course

The Professional Photography Course is provided online.
You study at home, in your own time and at your own pace.

Diploma Course

Cutting edge diploma course in Professional Photography

Leading Photographers

Leading photographers contribute their knowledge

24/7 Support

24 hour student support

Exclusive Facebook Group

Exclusive Facebook group with over 20,000 students worldwide

Product Discounts

Discounts on Adobe products

Payment Options

Flexible payment options

Portfolio

Free website portfolio to display your work

Guarantee

7 Day money back guarantee

Personal Tutor

Personal tutor to assist you and mark your assignments

The Course

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.

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Course Outline

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.

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Advanced Modules

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.

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The Institute

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.

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Accreditation

We are accredited and recognised by

In partnership with UNICEF, we at the institute are donating S$5.00 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.

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The Author

George Seper began his photographic career in New York City in the early 1970's and has had a long and illustrious career shooting in a variety of photography genres. George has an enormous wealth of knowledge in all aspects of photography, both practical and theoretical. George nowadays still shoots professionally while focusing on The Photography Institute as the vehicle for teaching his unique skills.

George's work has appeared in publications in over 30 countries.


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Our Tutors

Our handpicked tutors are not only great teachers, but experts in their fields.
Steven Vote

Internationally recognised and acclaimed, Steven Vote is a photographer, storyteller, director, twice published author, mentor, fine artist, and filmmaker.

Gary Wallis

Gary Wallis has been a freelance photographer for over 20 years working mainly in fashion and portraiture.

Justin Aitken
Justin has had his work published in many magazines, books, and websites. He has photographed international & local celebrities and acts, including Metallica, Santana, Dave Dobbyn, Fat Freddy's Drop and Coldplay.
George Seper

Internationally respected, George Seper has been photographing food for over 30 years.

Student Testimonials

Take a moment to read some of our graduate testimonials.
Karen Kon

Singapore

The assignments were a balanced mix of science and art, channelling and challenging me to use my eyes and my mind’s eye each time I shoot an image. The one-on-one tutoring scheme was extremely beneficial as it offered me personalized instruction and review.

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Maureen Mai

Singapore

I've taken many photography classes over the years, but the Professional Photography Course at the Photography Institute is by far, one of the best.

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John Walter Kujur

Singapore

I joined The Photography Institute in Sept 2017 and I saw all the changes to my technical skills in photography. It helped me shape my photography skills in the correct direction and it made me think as an artist.

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Stephen Mark Young

Chiang Mai Thailand

The course challenges you to be creative and also guides you in your chosen genre even if you are not sure at the start.

I would recommend the course to all those interested in taking up this exciting hobby or career choice.

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Jane Strecker

Singapore

If you're like me, and work better with a deadline and some level of accountability, but need some flexibility, this course is perfect. I would highly recommend it.

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Lim Leng Wee

Singapore

During this 1 year of learning and with the help of my tutor, my skills and understanding of photography have improved tremendously. With the flexibility of studying at home, it made it possible for me to concentrate on my hobby while looking after my children.

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Student Portfolios

All of our students are provided a free portfolio website to display their work.
Zihao Wang
Tracy Botica
Stefanie Roseke
Amalia Giuliani
Owen Amantillo
Lilla Skinner Coetzee
Lachlan Manley
Janelle Margaret Lewis
Greg McMillan
Clyde Scorgie
Carmen Fisher
Caitlin Kohinga

Course Fees

We offer a number of flexible payment options

Pay in Full

Save S$100.00

Now Only

S$999.00

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Weekly Plan

24 Weekly Payments

S$1,099.00

S$45.79

per week

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Monthly Plan

6 Monthly Payments

S$1,099.00

S$183.17

per month

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All prices are displayed in SGD

Money Back Guarantee

Not happy? Contact us within 7 days of your enrolment to receive a full refund.

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The Photography Institute

1 Raffles Place
#20-61 Tower 2
Singapore 048616

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

For answers to our most commonly asked questions, read our FAQs.

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International locations

We offer our course in over 30 countries around the world.

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