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.
- Schedule of Classes Until December 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 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.
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.
- 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.
- Rental Studios Now Open Till Midnight
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
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.
- Become a Certified Usability Analyst
Creating 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.
- 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 CC & CS6 Basics, and
- the new Adobe Photoshop CC & CS6 Advanced (which he tandem teaches with with Ed Yap).
- Sep 29Flash Photography for Beginners
Itching to shoot better portraits? Better still life and product shots? But can't afford studio flash? Well, itch no more--we'll show you how to produce professional studio photos with affordable, portable, camera flash. Even the pros resort to camera flash in the field or indoors, some all the time and not just occasionally.
The lecture-demo will be limited to how to use the flash for studio photography—product and people. The rest will be explanation of how the sample shots were taken accompanied by behind-the-scene shots.
- Aug 19Raymund Isaac Photo Clinic
The 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.
Oct 11Introduction 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.
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.
Oct 3–7 & 17–21Human Factors International
Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) Track
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.