Diploma in Still

The Art of Still Photography: Explore the history and evolution of still photography as an art form, highlighting famous photographers and iconic images that have shaped the industry

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Diploma in Still

Unleash your creativity and embark on a rewarding
photography career with our 1-year diploma course
in Still Photography at RSFI. Immerse yourself in the
world of photography as you learn to apply the
fundamental principles of lighting, composition, and
color theory to capture breathtaking images. Explore
different genres like fashion, wildlife, street, and architecture,
and develop your own unique style. Acquire essential skills in
digital photography, camera operations, and composition techniques
to excel in this dynamic field."
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Key Learnings

  • In-depth understanding of the camera and its techniques
  • Different types of lenses and how they work
  • Learning the nuances of tabletop photography
  • Learning portrait, fashion and wildlife photography
  • Learning how to tell stories through photographs
  • Conceptualization and implementation of visual projects
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Course Projects

Project 1

Shooting a themed-based character portrait

Project 2

Capturing dramatic moments that will influence minds of viewers

Project 3

Table top food photography, lifestyle product photography

Project 4

Creating fashion catalog, fashion portraits in studio

Project 5

Clicking photos of animals in their natural habitat

Project 6

Developing photo story

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Our Syllabus

  • Understanding the specifications of SLR/TLR/DSLR cameras.
  • Learning about different types of lenses and how they work.
  • Learning about the elements of framing an image.
  • Understanding the basics of lighting.
  • Understanding different aspects of natural and artificial lighting, day and night lighting.
  • Introduction to studio setups and equipment.
  • A global overview of photojournalism.

  • Learning about the importance of pixels and resolutions.
  • Understanding the tone, color and light in advanced lighting techniques.
  • Learning how to frame an image in tabletop photography.
  • Learning to develop news values and angles.
  • Understanding the media ethics and laws related to photojournalism.
  • Understanding visual deconstruction, color psychology, shape, form, pattern and texture.

  • Learning about portraiture photography.
  • Learning the different types of fashion photography.
  • Learning how to shoot in a studio setup and outdoor setup.
  • Learning how to shoot on the ramp.
  • Understanding the techniques of advanced image processing.
  • Learning about different elements of landscape and wildlife photography.

  • Learning how to develop a photo story.
  • Understanding vector graphics, logo and poster designing.
  • Learning how to create a coffee table book.
  • Learning about how image printing and presentation work.
  • Developing a portfolio.