Photography College in India
Creative Hut Gurukul
Creative Hut is a residential photography school in the lap of Nature. It is located in God’s own country, Kerala. Institute was established in December 2007. Significantly, Creative Hut is known to be India’s First Photography Gurukul.
The best part is the unique education pattern followed here. Indeed, the aim is to provide always the best photography knowledge. Especially, in traditional gurukul way to learn photography with modern techniques.
Our students and alumni specialized in professional photography courses experience here their best days. They call it their second home. As a matter of fact, they mention it as the best photography college in 2020.
Furthermore, the institute holds the credits of various recognition. At present, institute has won 37+ awards for being one of the top photography colleges in India.
PROFESSIONAL DIPLOMA IN ART OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Dual Certificate Course in one year
In One Year
PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY COURSES
Travel Photography Course
Know the world and nature better by travel photography course. Master the DSLR camera, composition, framing and retouching
Product Photography Course
Learn with hands-on practices in indoor & outdoor lighting to capture amazing product & food images from a product photography course
Wildlife Photography Course
Get closer, clearer & capture the world of the wild. Experience the national & international photo tours equally important in wildlife photography course.
Convey reality with true storytelling images. Furthermore, this Photojournalism course helps you to play dual responsibility as a photographer and journalist.
Fashion Photography Course
Lock the expressions and treasure the memories from our Fashion Photography Course. Learn different poses, photography lighting setups, and techniques.
Professional Diploma in Art of Photography
The right choice to build your future career in Photography. One year exclusive professional photography course with many specializations.
WHY OUR PHOTOGRAPHY COLLEGE IS THE BEST?
Live your dreams beyond the Class Walls. Learn from the best photography college in India. As a result, you achieve an inspiring environment. In fact, it encourages you to discover better ideas. And moreover, enhance your skills within.
Understanding the subject is more important. After all, knowledge is essential. Hence here your classroom is a place where you grow. Indeed it's the space where you creatively think.
The practice is an important term in professional photography courses in 2020. One enjoys the photo shooting experiences. Of course, not only indoor but also outdoor lighting.
Photo walks, photo trips, field visits, and study tours are carried out. Henceforth, to best photography national and international locations. As a result, it makes the course even more practical and professional.
Inspiration to develop the skills and win the race. Grow through photography gurukul approach in all its true aspects. Engaged with creative photography classes, art, communication, and personality development.
Understanding and practicing communication skills. For instance, writing, speaking, reading & understanding the language of communication. Together with practical field visits & projects.
Light & camera is the light and life of the photography course. In addition, we have art and craft forms like drawing & painting encouraged here. Hence, growing an atmosphere of creativity.
Our Photography Courses results in a professional outcome. It is always coupled with sincere hard work and efforts. Of course, it helps in the making of unique and innovative portfolios.
Eco-friendly campus for creative minds At one place Creative Hut Gurukul. Hence, it is a place where students come from different places. They have similar interests and passions. Ultimately, they unite, learn, explore, share, celebrate, dwell and work together.
The traditional way of learning with modern technology. Specifically where the students and their Gurus stay, learn and explore together in the same campus of photography gurukul.
Perfection in the work. The secret of a healthy life. Usually, both rely on a healthy body and a fresh mind. Definitely, you achieve this here with regular exercise and yoga sessions.
The team spirit, & leadership quality are enhanced with sports here. Indeed it is where sportsmanship is seen with an inbuilt talent for sports and games. Hence, one enjoys both indoor & outdoor games.
Get inspiration for your photography passion & professional career. We work together for the best results. Especially our students, alumni, faculties, administrative & advisory council. Above all, they make Creative hut as a family forever.
When our students succeed, eventually we succeed. Our students come first. They are our strong pillars and strength. Indeed it is a great feeling for all of us when they visit the institute each time.
Our experienced & efficient panel of faculties are always available for students support. Therefore, residential photography school helps in bringing the best results of each student.
Class sessions are carried out by faculties specialized in various genres of photography and videography. Surely, they achieve the practical knowledge with the latest trend in the professional field.
PHOTOGRAPHY STUDENT’S WORK
PHOTOGRAPHY STUDENT’S REVIEWS
Pranesh S Photographer Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
“A Life with Guru in Gurukulam marks a turning point in our life. Sharing Knowledge, and learning with new friends, all from different places and backgrounds, was simply a new experience for all of us. The way of teaching style is different and creative. I am so proud to be a part of this Gurukulam.
Alan Jose Cinematographer Idukki, Kerala
“The best thing I did when I decided to turn my passion into my profession was to choose creative hut as the institute. The course not only teaches you the techniques but also help in developing your creativity. The institute location is apt for photography and the residential life boosts the outcome even more. An intensive course, highly recommended for anyone who dreams to be professionals in photography.”
Ramees Rajan Photographer Karunagappally, Kerala
“Before coming here I thought the whole photography process was just a click but I understood that the world of photography is wide spread. Now I can express my view in frames. Thanks to Creative hut”.
PHOTOGRAPHY COLLEGE LIFE
Residential Life | The Way of LivingAncient India had Gurukul system of education adopting traditional residential schools of learning as they reside at their guru’s (mentors) home. Residential life, the first time ever in the world, students of photography gets to stay with the Guru, where students learn to live in a green and friendly environment with no distractions around them. Students learning while staying here with their mentor provide them an opportunity to optimize their creative minds with practical knowledge and skill-improving strategies to reach a secure bright future. Accommodation and food might be a pr...
Freshers Day | New Journey BeginsFreshers day at Creative Hut Photography College is an introduction day and the first day of the new academic year. This introduction day where each student and their parents are introduced to one and all is the beginning of their new journey. The excitement of coming to Creative Hut college for pursuing ones favorite subject Photography is seen on each face of the new candidates. Not only that students have a mix emotions on the first day. Some gets anxious, curious, nervous, excited, and joyful too. Since, it is the first time that they are meeting their classmates. Moreover, on this day...
Campus Life | Creative Hut GurukulBetter place give better idea. Place with an inspiring environment create in yourself a peaceful and fresh mind. For only a peaceful location can encourage and boost one to discover and enhance the skills within. Students here experience a campus life where they learn design elements and every aspects of visual communication, understanding the significance of nature. Our residential programs have in fact brought the students a feeling of institute as their family. Knowledge increases with sharing. The class rooms, campus and surrounding of Creative Hut Gurukulam is designed in such a way t...
Independence Day CelebrationIndependence Day Celebration in College is a day where students, faculties and staff pay tribute to the Nation and the freedom fighters of India. The day of India’s independence is a day of pride, love and respect towards our Nation. India’s Independence Day is celebrated on 15th August every year. It’s a remarkable day where we honor and respect all our Indian freedom fighters who fought for India’s Freedom. Creative Hut students, faculties and staff gather together in the morning and participate in the National flag hoisting ceremony and culture events. With due respect towar...
Miniature Photography | The Small WorldThe days where we are in the tiny world with real and unreal subjects. Miniature photography is the session, where students think simply out of the shell. Its all about more creativity. Observation and Imagination are the two sides of the same coin. One has to think, re-think, imagine about the suitable subjects, their actions and compose them them according to ones imagination. Have quick look on some of the interesting miniature photography tricks here. Miniature photography classes are practical based at creative hut institute. Students get engaged in bringing forth the best innovative...
College Celebrations | College LifeWe at Creative Hut enjoy the most cheerful and memorable days during our college celebration at Photography College. The celebrations here are a symbol of happiness and togetherness. Around the year, our students, faculties, and management actively participate in these college celebrations. Indeed, students often have one or the other celebrations here, once in a month. Above all, the parents of the students also join us for these celebrations conducted at our photography college Creative hut. Surely, by now you would like to know what are the Creative Hut college celebrations? When and ho...
Kerala Piravi | Kerala Day CelebrationKerala Piravi is also known as Kerala Day. It is celebrated on 1st November every year by all the Kerala people to mark the birth of Kerala. The word “Piravi” is a word in Kerala’s official language Malayalam which means “birth” in English. Students at Creative Hut from different states celebrate the Kerala Day at Campus. No matter, to which state they belong to and what the language they speak, they enjoy the day together. The song based on the tradition and culture of Kerala was shot by the 13th batch students at Creative Hut campus and released on the Kerala piravi day on 1st November 2...
Color Theory | Vivid Colors of LifeWe all love the vivid colors. It not only makes us active and refreshing, but also makes us feel pleasant. We come across various colours each and every day. We can’t even imagine the world without colors. An artist in each photographer always strives for more are more colors in the frames. Just like Light is an essential part of photography, Colors too has also become a remarkable part of our photography. Color theory is not merely a class session in Creative Hut. This interactive session is not only about understanding the color concept. In fact, it is where students bring colors to life...
Football | Set Always Your GoalsSports day celebration is one another activity organized for students at Creative Hut. Football is the most loved sport for both of our male and female students. With green ground and greenery all around, the atmosphere gets more pleasant during the football practices and matches. Football is a game that reminds us to set our goals in life too. As it is always said that ” Winners are not those who don’t ever make mistakes. Because such persons never attempt for new challenges, never set goals, and never ever try. In fact, winners are those who make fewer mistakes and learn fro...
Campfire | Joy of TogethernessClasses, theory, practicals, outdoors, studios, editing…. are all part of learning in Creative Hut students’ life. Working on their photography and videography is a daily routine. In fact, it is all one side of the coin. The other side is the part of the enjoyment and togetherness that students have during each celebration. One such kind of celebration is the Campfire. Every year, students and faculties of Creative Hut have the campfire session on the campus. Having such fun amidst the course has always proved to be relaxing for all of us. Campfire is the joy of togetherness. F...
Wildlife Photography ToursNowadays, the craze for Wildlife photography among youngsters can be seen very well. People are keen to visit different locations and capture wildlife. They invest their time and money for the same. Firstly, let us know what is wildlife photography and its importance. What is wildlife photography? Wildlife photography is a genre of photography concerned with capturing, documenting various animals, birds, insects with or without backbone living in their natural habitat. All the passionate wildlife photographers, wish to get the perfect shots of wildlife. Forests and sanctuaries are then the ...
Dhanushkodi | A Visit to the Abandoned TownThe photography tour to Dhanushkodi was organized twice. It is a deserted town at the south-eastern tip of Pamban Island of Tamil Nadu, India. It is about 24 kilometers west of Talaimannar in Sri Lanka. During the 1964 Rameswaram cyclone, this town was damaged and remains abandoned in the aftermath. We took our 10th batch students as part of our practice session. Our students went together under the guidance of the Faculty. Next, the 12th batch too had an opportunity to visit this place for photography. Dhanushkodi is the best place for Landscape and Portrait Photography. During the tour,...
Christmas Celebration | Joyful MomentsChristmas Celebration is one of the joyful celebrations at Creative Hut. It is the season of joy, greetings, cakes, gifts, and fun. This is a period of getting the family united. Creative Hut is a family. Interestingly, it is a family with family members from different parts of the Nation. Since there comes a short vacation during Christmas, a pre-Christmas celebration is organized every year at the Institute. This celebration is held a week before the college closes for the vacation. The celebrations include a rhythmic presentation from the College choir as well as an add-on surprise pac...
Ganesh Chaturthi CelebrationGanesh Chaturthi is one another festival that occurs in the month in between the starting sessions of every batch. This festival marks the arrival or birth of Lord Ganesh as per the belief of the Hindu religion. In some parts of our Nation, this festival is also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi or Ganeshotsav. In Creative Hut, the Ganesh Chaturthi celebration is a celebration of unity and peace. Every year, the Creative Hut students, faculties, and staffs celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi on our Institute Campus in Kerala. The everyday program starts with traditional lamp lighting, aarthi, pooja, and ...
Benefits of Campus Life in Photography CollegeCampus life is where you as a student learn, develop, and explore in a good college atmosphere. A college may have variable courses of different streams and students of different departments. But a Photography College life is different and special from that. It is a college with students and faculties of similar interests and likeness. Hence, each moment of college life becomes one of the benefits of campus life. Campus Life The special fact is that a photography college campus has students from different places speaking different languages and of different cultures. But, what makes them un...
Importance of College Life in PhotographyPhotography education is an area that has inspired a lot students in Modern era. Generally, Photography education is perceived in very narrow term. In fact, most of the time photography learning is given less priority and taken for granted. That is why, many of us think of why we need to go college in order to learn photography? Why college life is need for making photography as ones career. Hence, here we let you know how and why this college life is required for better photography? Moreover, also get to know why Creative Hut is known for its college life and referred as Gurukul. What do...
Vidyarambham | First day at GurukulVidyarambham is the First day at Gurukul. The day of mixed emotions. The first day at Creative Hut College is where excitement and nervousness both come hand in hand. The day with the initial steps towards one long journey. Education is the key to success and is the root of a good life. On Vidyarambham which means the day to start education is the where institute welcomes all its new batch students for a new beginning. The first day is where students are introduced to each other. They get introduced to their mentors and staff. They walk through the campus and get introduced to the nature a...
Photography Tours Backbone of PhotographyWhen people with similar interests travel together they can create much more magic. Here, we organize photography tours for our students and faculties to various places inside and outside the state. A leadership quality, team spirit, adjustment, and acceptance, all these factors are being developed in every individual through these educational tours. Every journey becomes meaningful and every Photograph rewinds the memories. As years go on, we go on to cherish these memories. Photography College Tours As important as theory and practical, traveling for photography is also very much importa...
Going on a Photo Walk? Photo Walking ToursPhotographers especially Aspiring photographers usually asks,”What do you mean by going on a Photo Walk? Where is the Photo Walk?” Here we will let you know all about Photo Walk and what we usually do in Photo walks. Photo Walking Tours Photo Walk and Photography Exhibition for the Practical Session of Photography College Creative Hut Institute Photography takes Photo Walk as the part of Course to explore the places of Kerala and India. As part of our Professional Photography Course curriculum, we divide our Practical session for Photography into two forms namely photo walk a...
Importance of Practical in Photography ClassesLearning Photography and practicing it, help us to develop an artistic mind to frame and compose our subjects. Composition and framing has a great importance in making the photograph a story-telling image. But, while we are making the efforts to achieve this and get more deep into our passion, we always have a confused mind. Which is more important Photography Practical or Theory ? To begin with Photography classes and its importance, let’s talk about a general example. If you search in Google, ‘How to Make dosha?’ or ‘What is the recipe of dosha?’, you will ge...
Why is Communication in Photography Important?Communication is the action of sharing of ideas and information. As well as it is the exchange of knowledge, attitude and feeling among two persons or a group of people. The process of communication occurs through certain signs and symbols or passing of information from source to destination. Why is Communication important in Photography? The importance of Communication in photography is known very well when a photographer is not only able to reach greater audience but also make them respond to the same. Firstly, we are communicating with the world through our photographs. Each and every im...
Photo Talks and Photography WorkshopsCreative Hut Institute provides the opportunity to learn photography and get inspiration from some of the experts in Photography and Cinematography field. The photo talks and photography workshops, are frequently arranged for our students every year. Students are thereby encouraged to clear their queries on the photography products and get familiar to the accessories. The best part of such sessions is that they get updated with the latest trends in the field. Let’s first understand, what is all about photo talks and photography workshops. I. What is Photo Talk? II. What is Photography...
Importance of Photography TheoryTo begin with, let us recall how many times we had the thinking that Why we need Photography Theory? Firstly, the technical tools of the camera are not the most important thing to become a photographer. In fact, it’s the least important. Originality and aesthetic sense are important factors in photography. Importance of Photography Theory in Education In the Photography field, we usually refer people into two categories, namely ” Amateur and Professional”. What do you really mean by this? The most accepted definition of a “Professional” is a person who makes m...
Onam Celebration,The festival of HappinessOnam celebration is a wonderful and notable day at Creative Hut every year. It is the biggest festival in the state of Kerala. Indeed, it is one of the grand celebrations for every creative hut batch student too. The festival of Onam falls during August or September every year. Interestingly August is the starting month of our one-year Professional photography course too. Hence, the celebration of Onam is the first festival for every new batch here. Onam Celebration 2020 In 2020, Onam is from 30th August to 2nd September. The students registered for the next 2020-2021 batch are getting the...
Photography Exhibition “Exhibit, Don’t Showcase”Our motto is that “Exhibit, Don’t Showcase!”. Photography Exhibition is the platform to reveal one’s works and share it to the world. Captured images during the photo walk and Photo Tours are exhibited during the end of the course. Photography Exhibitions in Photography Colleges We intend in promoting our students work and encourage them to the Professional world of Photography. Exhibition is never the final conclusion but a continuation of one’s work and a journey to experiment further new things. Our students’ photography exhibition has in fact proved as the motivation to the...
Photography is a Craft vs ArtAs creative minds, we always need to go through pathways and tasks of improving our skills. The details of the chaotic ride vary for everyone. Whether it is the craft or art in photography, it has greater importance. Let’s see how and why? Art is perceived differently by any two different persons. In the case of Photography too, no two images of the same subject and location can be the same for any two photographers. The art and artistic approach towards capturing each image makes it unique and well defined. The Art of Photography What is Craft in Photography? The knowledge about pho...
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