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 November 2014
Be sure to check out our new courses and workshops:
- Fast Track to Professional Studio Photography
- Professional Wedding Photography Trade Secrets
- Discover Underwater Photography
- Street Photography
- Adobe Audition CS6
- Infographics Design
- F.A.S.T. - Action Sports Photography
- Getting Creative with Lightroom
Course dates are subject to change so be sure to bookmark our calendar page.
- New Course on Adobe Audition
This hands-on training course will introduce you to digital audio editing and mixing with Adobe Audition. You’ll learn the interface of Adobe Audition and how to work with audio files in your projects.
Discover the fundamentals of audio post production, import audio files, working and editing it, creating multitrack sessions, working with the multitrack mixer, and final mixdown.
Finally, you work with some sound design and Foley, together with cleaning and removing audio problems.
- Rental Studios Now Open Till Midnight
Same low rates, same generous inclusions. And as always, PCCI alumni get discounted rates.
Click here for details.
- 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, 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.
- FCP Training That Works
Congratulations to Jeff Nesmith of Gypsy Creative, who recently passed the Final Cut Pro X exam. This makes him an Apple Certified Pro - Final Cut Pro X.
An American filmmaker and designer based in Washington DC and Vietnam, Jeff took both the Final Cut Pro course and certification exam at PCCI.
You too can learn Final Cut Pro X the Apple-Certified way. Enroll in the course, Final Cut Pro X: Professional Post-Production.
- 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.
Nov. 24Introduction 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 will be led by author and international speaker, Ted Padova.
Nov. 25Introduction to Typography
This one-day seminar is an introduction to Typography. Layouts for print, screen and web all use two primary components — objects and type. You learn fundamentals of setting type, how to combine typefaces, rules for combining typefaces, and how to use type effectively to communicate dynamic messages.
We live in in a world where visuals are constantly viewed by everyone and the palette of the audience has become much more sophisticated in recent years. Learn what makes a layout a poor layout and learn how to create empowering and dynamic designs that communicate clear messages.
This seminar is led by author and international speaker, Ted Padova.
Nov. 26Photoshop 3D, Animation & Video Editing
Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud (and Photoshop CS6) offer some impressive features for working with 3D images and editing video. In this course you begin by learning how to use the 3D and Properties panels as well as the 3D tools in Photoshop. Learn how to move and rotate objects on x, y, and z axises. You then learn to take 3D creations into the Photoshop timeline and animate objects.
Next, you move on to learn how to edit video in Photoshop using Smart Objects, Adjustment Layers, Layer Masks, Blend modes, and all of Photoshop’s brightness adjustments and transformations.
This course is led by author and international speaker, Ted Padova.