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.
In addition, we provide a worry-free environment that lets you concentrate on your learning. Our after-training support is likewise unmatched in the industry.
- Rental Studios Now Open Till Midnight
Same low rates, same generous inclusions. And as always, PCCI alumni get discounted rates.
Click here for details.
- 2014 Schedule of Classes
Be sure to check out our new photography workshops:
And back for the summer:
Course dates are subject to change so be sure to bookmark our calendar page.
- 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 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:
- Adobe Photoshop (CS6 & CC) Basics, and
- the new Adobe Photoshop (CS6 & CC) Advanced (which he tandem teaches with with Ed Yap).
Another longtime PCCI instructor Datu Arellano is now an Adobe Certfied Expert (ACE) and Instructor (ACI) in Dreamweaver CC.
Congrats, Mario and Datu!
- Final Cut Pro X Advanced Editing Course
Now exclusively offered at PCCI, FCP 300: Final Cut Pro Advanced Editing teaches hard-to-find advanced editing and finishing techniques.
Learn how to create fantastic effects using filters creatively, color correct like a pro, and create complex audio mixes.
This course also covers advanced workflows for managing media, including using Compressor.
The instructor for this course is Dennis Lucero, the country’s only Apple Certfied Trainer in Final Cut Pro X Level Two.
Click here for more course details.
- Street Photojournalism 101
In PCCI Institute of Photography’s new workshop, titled Significant Images in Everyday Life, multi-awarded photojournalist Edwin Tuyay will teach you how to take photographs that editors love, even if they are just photos of ordinary life.
Click here for complete workshop details.
- FCP Training That Works
Congratulations to Jeff Nesmith of Gypsy Creative, who recently passed the Final Cut Pro X Level One end-user exam. This makes him an Apple Certified Pro - Final Cut Pro X Level One.
An American filmmaker and designer based in Washington DC and Vietnam, Jeff took both the FCP 101 course and certification exam at PCCI.
- 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.
- 1st Advanced-Level Trainer in FCP
Longtime PCCI instructor, Dennis Lucero, recently became the Philippines’ first Apple Certfied Trainer in Final Cut Pro X Level Two.
This “Level Two” distinction makes him the first and only trainer in the country qualified to lead the official Final Cut Pro X Advanced Editing course (FCP 300), now exclusively offered at PCCI.
- Ige Continues His Winning Ways
Multi-awarded designer, Ige Ramos added to his string of recognitions by bagging first prize in the Doreen Gamboa Fernandez Food Writing Award.
Previously, Rustan's Supermarket sansRival Magalogue, by Ige Ramos Design Studio, received two honors at the 47th Anvil awards:
- the Anvil Award of Excellence (Public Relations Tools, External Publications) and
- the Bronze Anvil Award.
- Pro Shop Now Open
In 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.
Apr 2–5, 2014Photography for the Young at Art:
A photography workshop for kids
Our basic photography workshop for kids shows them how to make the most of a simple point-and-shoot camera, using exercises and examples that makes learning fun and fruitful. Ideal for ages 9 to 15.
Apr 10–11, 2014Photoshop for Kids
In no time, your kids will be editing images, combining different photos into one, adding artistic effects to their creations, and much more.
The class will be taught by Adobe Certified Instructor, Mario Ramirez.