Diploma in Digital Photography

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

PCCI’s diploma program in digital photography is designed so that upon completing it, one will have the skills behind the camera, behind the computer, and in front of his clients.

It is a comprehensive yet intensive curriculum that allows its participants to learn the technical and creative side of photography; and more importantly, the various aspects one has to know and possess when considering a career as a photographer.

The courses are constructed with practicality in mind. Hands-on exercises follow lectures to ensure that the students can immediately practice and remember the skills and techniques discussed.

The program starts with the fundamentals in photography and then smoothly transitions to the more advanced and specific practices in photography.

Number of training days: 73 days including portfolio building (more than 580 hours)

Core Courses # of Days Schedule To Choose From

Priority Courses

   
Digital Camera Fundamentals
  • 1 day
  • Jul 11 (Tue)
  • Aug 10 (Thu)
  • Sep 5 (Tue)
  • Oct 10 (Tue)
  • Nov 7 (Tue)
  • Dec 5 (Tue)
Basic Photography
  • 3 days
  • Jul 12–14 (Wed to Fri)
  • Aug 11–13 (Fri to Sun)
  • Sept 6–8 (Wed to Fri)
  • Oct 11–13 (Wed to Fri)
  • Nov 8–9 (Wed to Thu)
  • Dec 6–8 (Wed to Fri)

Advanced Photography Courses (can be in any sequence)

   
Wedding Photography: Prenup & Wedding Day Photography + Album Design Making
  • 3 days
  • Jul 24–26 (Mon to Wed)
  • Sept 27–29 (Wed to Fri)
Corporate Photography
  • 2 days
  • Aug 7–8 (Mon to Tue)
  • Nov 16–17 (Thu to Fri)
Feast for the Eyes: Professional Food Photography
  • 2 days
  • Jul 17–18 (Mon to Tue)
  • Sept 19–20 (Tue to Wed)
  • Nov 28–29 (Tue to Wed)
Street Photography
  • 2 days
  • Aug 21–22 (Mon to Tue)
  • Nov 4–5 (Sat to Sun)
Ins & Outs of Wedding Photography
  • 1 day
  • Aug 18 (Fri)
  • Nov 3 (Fri)
Black-&-White Photography: Shooting, Processing & Printing
  • 2 days
  • Oct 23–24 (Mon to Tue)
Photojournalism
  • 2 days
  • Aug 28–29 (Mon to Tue)
  • Nov 20–21 (Mon to Tue)
Minding Your Own (Photography) Business
  • 1 day
  • Sept 4 (Mon)
  • Nov 27 (Mon)
Strobist Photography: Creative Techniques with Portable Flash
  • 1 day
  • Aug 19 (Sat)
  • Oct 20 (Fri)
  • Dec 9 (Sat)
Fashion Photography
  • 2 days
  • Aug 26–27 (Sat to Sun)
  • Nov 25–26 (Sat to Sun)
Studio Portrait 101
  • 3 days
  • Aug 23–25 (Wed to Fri)
  • Sept 13–15 (Wed to Fri)
  • Dec 1–3 (Fri to Sun)
Sports & Action Photography
  • 2 days
  • Oct 5-6 (Thu to Fri)
Wedding Day: Same Day Edit (SDE)
  • 2 days
  • Oct 2–3 (Mon to Tue)
Advanced Portrait Photography: Creative Lighting for Studio & Outdoor Portraiture
  • 2 days
  • Sep 30–Oct 1 (Sat to Sun)
  • Dec 16–17 (Sat to Sun)
The Brave New (and Profitable) World of 360° Photography
  • 2 days
  • Nov 23–24 (Thu to Fri)
Architecture & Interiors Photography
  • 2 days
  • Jul 31–Aug 1 (Mon to Tue)
  • Nov 13–14 (Mon to Tue)
The Secrets of Product Photography
  • 2 days
  • Jul 20–21 (Thu to Fri)
  • Sept 21–22 (Thu to Fri)
  • Dec 11–12 (Mon-Tue)
Travel and Cultural Documentary
  • 3 days
  • to be announced
Inner Vision
  • 3 days
  • to be announced

Image Editing and Compositing (should be taken in sequence)

   
Imaging and Color Management Fundamentals
  • 1 day
  • Aug 1 (Tue)
  • Sep 4 (Mon)
  • Oct 3 (Tue)
  • Nov 6 (Mon)
  • Dec 11 (Mon)
Adobe Photoshop Beginner to Intermediate
  • 3 days
  • Aug 2–4 (Wed to Fri)
  • Sep 5–7 (Tue to Thu)
  • Oct 4–6 (Wed to Fri)
  • Nov 7–9 (Tue to Thu)
  • Dec 12–14 (Tue to Thu)
Photo Editing & Management with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • 3 days
  • Aug 14–16 (Mon to Wed)
  • Oct 16–18 (Mon to Wed)
Portrait Retouching with Adobe Photoshop
  • 1 days
  • Sept 11 (Mon)
  • Dec 15 (Fri)
Adobe Photoshop Advanced Tools and Techniques
  • 3 days
  • Aug 23–25 (Wed to Fri)
  • Oct 25–27 (Wed to Fri)

Web Design Essentials

   
Web Design Fundamentals
  • 1 day
  • Aug 4 (Fri)
  • Nov 3 (Fri)
  • Dec 9 (Sat)
Website Creation with Adobe Muse
  • 2 days
  • Aug 5–6 (Sat to Sun)
  • Nov 4–5 (Sat to Sun)
General Courses    
Start A Side Business: Doing Something You Love
  • 2 days
  • Jul 19 & 21 (Wed and Fri)
DIY Wordpress Website: The Easy Way Using Divi Visual Page Builder (Developing a Portfolio Website)
  • 2 days
  • Aug 16 & 18 (Wed and Fri)
Intellectual Property Rights
  • 1 day
  • To be announced
TESDA Assessment for National Certificate
  • 1–2 days