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Learn from the Pros

Philippine Center for Creative Imaging (PCCI) is the country’s premier training center for digital media and photography.

At PCCI, you’re taught by certified instructors and respected industry pros with years of experience. So you get, not only the basic how-tos, but also real-world techniques, do’s and don’ts, what works and what doesn’t.

Conveniently located in Metro Manila, our training facility provides a worry-free environment that lets you concentrate on your learning. Our after-training support is likewise unmatched in the industry.

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What’s New

Schedule of Classes Until December 2016

Course calendarPCCI has released its schedule of classes up to May 2016.

Be sure to check out our new courses and workshops:

New Photoshop course:

New web design courses:

New eLearning course:

New video editing course:

New digital publishing course:

New photography workshops:

And back for Summer 2016:

Plus a new series by Human Factors International:

Course dates are subject to change so be sure to bookmark our calendar page.

Action Photography with Jijo De Guzman

Learn sports and action photography from one of the most talented photographers in the Philippines today.

Jijo De GuzmanJijo De Guzman is Camera Club of the Philippines’ 2015 Master Photographer. He is an exceptional photographer all around, but the field he’s most passionate about is also the first class he’ll be teaching at PCCI — Action Photography.

Sports Photography workshop

FAST — familiarity, anticipation, speed, timing are the essential skills in sports photography. And those are precisely the skills you’ll develop in this intensive, hands-on workshop.

Whether you plan to pursue a career in sports photography, or simply want become better at capturing action-packed subjects and events, this is one workshop you can’t afford to pass up.

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New Course on Adobe Animate CC

Adobe Animate CC is Adobe’s solution in creating expressive and engaging animation and interactive content. Create online ads that are compliant with the standards of the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and mobile apps for Android and IOS. Adobe Animate will feature the most useful tools and capability from Adobe Flash and Adobe Edge Animate (discontinued by Adobe) allowing publication to multiple platforms, including Flash Player and AIR, Apple iOS, Google Android, Windows, and OS X desktop, HTML5 Canvas, WebGL, or even custom platforms like Animated SVG, and reach viewers on virtually any desktop or mobile device.

This workshop will cover the basics of Adobe Animate CC including new features that will enhance your productivity.

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Rental Studios Now Open Till Midnight

PCCI’s photography studios are now available for rent from 8am to midnight, Monday to Sunday (including most holidays).

Same low rates, same generous inclusions. And as always, PCCI alumni get discounted rates.

Click here for details.

Citbank’s PayLite Tuition Fee Promo


You can now use your Citibank credit card to “PayLite” on PCCI course fees.

For details, visit the website of Citibank Philippines.

Pro Shop Now Open

OpenIn partnership with Canon Marketing Philippines, Aperture Trading, JT Photoworld, and Ynzal Marketing, the PCCI Pro Shop sells items for photographers, videographers, and designers.

We offer discounted prices for PCCI students and alumni.

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Become a Certified Usability Analyst

Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) logoCreating a positive user experience (UX) is a critical challenge for any organization. Even for the simplest technologies, companies must find new and creative ways to make users feel at ease, engaged, and empowered.

Human Factors International (HFI) is the world’s leading software-usability firm. In 30 years they have provided consulting and training services for Fortune 500 and Fortune 100 companies.

For the first time, HFI is bringing their Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) training program to Manila under the auspices of PCCI. It gives companies and individuals the opportunity to earn a UX analyst certification that is accepted and honored globally.

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1st Adobe Certified Instructors in Creative Cloud Apps

Two PCCI instructors recently updated their Adobe certifications, making them the country’s first and only Adobe Certified Instructors in Creative Cloud apps.

Mario RamirezMario Ramirez — one of the most highly rated instructors at PCCI — is now an Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) and Instructor (ACI) in Photoshop CC.

Mario now leads two Photoshop courses at PCCI:

Congrats, Mario!

Special Events

Nov 5-6
Dynamic Acrylic Painting

Photoshop for KidsTry your hand at painting! Transfer your imagination to canvas! Don't worry if you can't draw very well, painting is as much imagination as drawing skill. You don't even need to color inside the lines, because there are no lines.

This workshop shows you how to create paintings using the acrylic medium, a water-based, versatile paint that is more forgiving than watercolor or oil.

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SEP 30
Raymund Isaac Photo Clinic: Fashion Photography

Photoshop for KidsThe clinics are compressed to focus on critical skills and techniques, skipping basic principles "generic" to other fields of specialization. Yet each topic is an intensive hands-on workshop with professional/celebrity models, stylists, hair and make-up artists.

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Oct 11
Introduction to Graphic Design

This one-day seminar is an introduction to Graphic Design and using Color in Design. The course encompasses creating designs for print, screen, and web use. Learn how to create effective designs combining images/objects and typography following basic rules for designers. Learn the basic rules of design and how to creatively break the rules.

This seminar is led by author and international speaker, Ted Padova.

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Oct 12–13
Advanced Graphic Design

This two-day workshop is an advanced course in graphic design, using the key applications for creating graphic Design artwork: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe InDesign.

The course begins with a discussion on graphic design principles, typography, developing a type palette, using color and creating color harmonies. Assets are created in Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop then imported into Adobe InDesign for layout and composition.

This course is led by author and international speaker, Ted Padova.

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Oct 3–7 & 17–21
Human Factors International
Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) Track

Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) logoBecome among the first Certified Usability Analysts in the Philippines

Usability is more and more critical to online success — but most developers have no formal training in it. That’s why your growing knowledge of usability should be a key professional advantage. But how do you demonstrate this to your employer? Become an HFI-Certified Usability Analyst (CUA).

This certification track, from the the world’s leading software-usability firm, Human Factors International, consists of 4 CUA courses in 10 days, plus exam. Pass the exam to join the exclusive ranks of Certified Usability Analysts worldwide.

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