Learn the Art of Travel Photography
The World is so beautiful with different yet unique specialties. The one-year professional diploma in Travel Photography course is apt for all those who love to travel and explore the world. At the same time, capture those special moments, attractive landscapes, varied nature, expressive eyes, emotional faces and a lot more. Learn, inform, share and explore are the key factors of Travel Photography. The interesting fact is that almost all the categories of photography are achieved when you travel.
Introduction to Photography
Grammar of Lighting
Visual Language and Aesthetics
Mastering of Travel Photography
Travel Photo Journalism
Travel Video Journalism
Photo & Video Editing
Language and Communication
Travel Photography Tour
Travel Photography Course will function as part of the study tour, seminar and will introduce students to nature, landscape, and travel photography. Students will learn about different camera techniques and formats, digital printing, travel photography, and alternative photographic practices.
Travel Photography course introduces photography students with both practical and literal approaches. In this travel photography class, students learn a variety of techniques applied in the field. Further, they discuss how the medium has and will continue to change.
The word “travel” means ” make a journey. Thereupon, this completely fits our travel photography course with travel photography tours. Indeed, it allows the students to explore different places of India and Abroad.
The art of Travel photography covers the students to learn photography and leads them to a professional career. This course is designed to inspire you and deliver the skills you will need to develop a beautiful and stunning reportage of your travel.
To summarize, the curriculum is designed for the students to understand the fundamentals of Camera, Lighting languages, and Mastering Travel photography. Furthermore, they also learn travel Video Journalism, Digital Image Editing, Digital Marketing, and English language for communication Skills.
Students here learn to use their equipment and camera in the most appropriate manner. Beyond settings in DSLR cameras, students learn to make maximum use of those settings in different conditions. They not only learn to operate their digital camera beyond the auto setting but also apply the apt settings in different scenarios.
Capturing photos beyond the classroom to successfully complete photo assignments. Definitely, it makes the students take the first step towards their later travel photography.
• Part I: Exposure Modes
• Part II: Focus Modes
This module of lighting helps the students understand the characteristics and physics of light. Travel Photography deals with natural light at the most. But, understanding artificial light is equally important. On a positive note, each of us needs to understand the light that is been recorded or captured in our images.
Hence, here students understand the nature and characteristics of light, the natural light, types of artificial light, the direction of light. In addition, they study how the camera sees light, how to cope with difficult and low light conditions, and much more.
The understanding of Visual language has much priority in Travel Photography. The classes in this module undergo various rules in photography that need to be applied in travel photography, landscape photography, nature photography, portrait photography, street, and documentary photography.
The course also gives importance to the understanding of the color concepts. And furthermore, the black and white concepts too. In addition to this, design elements, design principles, and visual literacy are well-practiced in the class session essential for travel photography.
Firstly, the Mastering of Travel Photography course introduces the students to the history, prominent forms, styles, techniques, practice, and ethical concerns of Travel Photography.
Secondly, the course explores thematic and narrating visual constructions. Therefore, students here get a wide approach to different aspects of travel photography.
Mastering Travel Photography
- Part I: Nature Photography
- Part II: Landscape Photography
- Part III: Travel Photography
Fundamentals of Photojournalism will introduce students to the practice of professional photojournalism. As a result, the students will learn to approach situations with an eye toward comprehensive, in-depth and authentic photo documentation.
Regular assignments will be based on the focus on image content and effective composition. The course will also cover to meet industry expectations. For instance, street and documentary photography, black and white photography, portrait and people photography.
• Part I: Documentary Photography
• Part II: Black and White Photography
• Part III: Street Photography
• Part IV: Portrait Photography
Travel video Journalism enhances student’s ability to frame as per the relative objects, concept and designing elements. Another key point is that it brings out the real art in the frames. Similarly, they practically perform communication by capturing visuals, recording videos, writing, and then reporting.
• Part I: Travel Videography
• Part II: Vlog
• Part III: Documentary Videography
More often they are assigned the process and challenges of gathering news and news stories. Indeed this helps them to analyze the credibility of information, news judgment, and the role of news agencies.
The presentation of one’s work has greater importance in any field. This module is all about the process of presenting one’s photographs and videography. Obviously, the process involves post-processing of still as well as moving images to achieve the best results.
Students learn to edit images thoughtfully and present them more effectively. Moreover, they learn the editing software assigned to regular practices.
• Part I: Digital Image Editing
• Part II: Video Editing
Communication is a must in any field. Here, the photography students use photography medium for communication. Of course, photography is beyond any language, but an understanding of the international language English is required in this field. Dealing with one’s subjects as well as the clients are unavoidable factors for a photographer.
The language of English is made comfortable for the students. On a positive note, it is not only for their course of study but also for their future professional life.
Various indoor and outdoor class sessions, assignments, field visits are initiated here to develop the communication skills of each student.
• Part I: Field Visits
• Part II: Group Communication
• Part III: Individual Projects
• Part IV: Article Writing
This module covers the understanding of digital marketing of photographs through various mediums. Students here are taught to market their projects of travel photography, street and portrait photography, nature and landscape photographs through different social media.
The benefits of digital marketing are much greater. And hence the need for the same is important in the career of any travel photographer. Here, students understand the tricks of marketing their work to a wide audience. In short, they are getting ready to enter the professional field.
• Part I: Blog / Website
• Part II: SEO marketing
Traveling is the highlight and key factor of the travel photography course. Our travel photography tour enables our students to explore more locations and understand different cultures and people. Indeed, they learn to express those moments in the best possible way of travel photojournalism and travel video journalism.
This session is indeed the favorite session of the students that they eagerly wait for. Thereupon, the National and International photography tours are interesting features of this session.
• Part I: National Photography Tour
• Part II: International Photography Tour
Every individual student needs to prepare their self portfolio as per the course curriculum. Hence, students can select their themes or concept for the same.
A printed portfolio, a digital portfolio based on travel photography has to be submitted by each student. It may include landscape photography, nature photography, portrait photography, street photography and even travel experiences of travel photography.
Hence, each student needs to submit the Professional Portfolio as per the criteria of the Institute.
• Part I: Photography Portfolio
• Part II: Videography Portfolio
Creative Hut makes its maximum efforts to provide maximum possible career guidance. However, we don’t guarantee any job offering as such. In fact, we do provide career guidance only.
Possible Career Opportunities
- Travel Photographer
- Nature Photographer
- Landscape Photographer
- Documentary Photographer
- Photo Editor
On the other hand, it is the complete responsibility of each student to find a suitable vacancy. Above all, acquire the necessary eligibility for applying for the job vacancies and actively perform well in the interviews.
The Institute does not take any responsibility for Placement. We do not offer any jobs.
Creative Hut provides food and hostel to all its students and faculties on the campus. In fact, Creative Hut follows a Gurukul way of learning. Therefore, students and faculties stay in one campus area.
An eco-friendly campus with best-staying facilities and fresh food is made available for all creative hut students and teachers. These facilities are available during the course of study. Our students are the pillars of the Creative Hut family. And henceforth, we take maximum care to provide these facilities even after the course duration that is for alumni too.
The first thing to remember is that Creative Hut offers a residential course only.
PHOTOGRAPHY STUDENT’S REVIEWS
Benson K Thomas Cinematographer Pathanamthitta, Kerala
“The best Place to learn Photography. Awesome faculty and best hospitality that you can’t ever imagine.”
Ebin PJ Photographer Ernakulam, Kerala
“Creative hut institute of photography helped me to be successful in life and my photography. It not only helped me to focus on my dreams but also the gurukulam way of learning helped me in developing my character.”
Rahul Rao Photographer Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
“I learned that being a photographer is not just about clicking photos but its also about being a good human being. I will recommend creative hut to all aspiring photographers”.