Photography Courses in Pune & Mumbai | Seamedu

Degree in Photography (Pune | Mumbai)

The art of telling a story through photographs is a subtle and nuanced one. The individual behind the lens needs to be both skillful and talented, but neither traits are sufficient unless you have the technical mastery that goes with operating a modern-day professional DSLR camera.

Photography is one of those skill sets that’s part art, part science. When mastered though, it arms the wielder of the camera with the power to bottle moments of time for eternity. Photography is creating a rich tapestry of moments and memories. Before you can reach those levels of proficiency though, you need to learn to master the minutiae of the art form. And the best way to learn the art is by enrolling in Seamedu’s Bachelor in Photography degree course in Pune or Mumbai.

And while there are several options when it comes to the best courses and colleges for photography in Mumbai or Pune for beginners, Seamedu’s Bachelor in Photography is widely regarded as one that arms you with just the right balance of theoretical knowledge and practical training.

Our comprehensive photography courses at our Mumbai and Pune campuses provide students with all the technical proficiencies and, in association with industry experts, also instill the instincts of the artistic side of the vocation in them.

Read on to know more about our photography institute in Mumbai and Pune.

Softwares you will learn:
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Bridge
  • Adobe Photoshop.
Prerequisites / Eligibility
  • 12th/ High School/ Equivalent
  • D-SLR Camera with Basic Lens Kit
Awards (On Completion)
  • Bachelors in Arts in Journalism & Mass Communication (Photography) degree from a UGC recognized University located in Pune

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  • Understanding the fundamentals of photography and its evolution
  • Creative usage of the camera and its dial modes
  • Insight into various rules of compositions in brief
  • Use of colour theory in photography for optimum impact of images
  • Detailed study of various types of light source and its implementation (studio light and natural light)
  • Introduction to various genres of photography
  • In-depth knowledge of Commercial & Advertisement Photography
    (Fashion / Table Top / Event / Wedding / Industrial / Architecture)
  • Thorough study of editing software to enhance photographs such as Adobe Photoshop / Light Room/ Nik Software
  • Develop concepts and ideas for selected specialization genres in photography
  • Onfield experience and building a strong portfolio
  • Basic study of digital marketing and promotion
  • Students’ exhibition and showcase
Semester 1
  • Introduction to Media
  • Principles of Communication
  • Basic Computer
  • Writing for Media
  • Specialization: Photography
    • History of Photography
    • Basics of Photography
    • Visual Communication & Semiotics
    • Rules of Composition
    • Creative Usage of D-SLR
Semester 2
  • Introduction to Electronic Equipment
  • Environment & Media
  • Visual Communication
  • Advertising Production
  • Specialization: Photography
    • Digital Terminology –  II
    • Advance Composition & Colour Theory
    • Psychology of Colour in Photography
    • Light & its Qualities
    • Handling of Studio Lights
Semester 3
  • Current Affairs – I
  • Media Laws
  • Audio Video Technology
  • Development Communication
  • Specialization: Photography
    • Basic Knowledge to Use Natural & Artificial Light
    • Introduction to Various Genres of Photography
    • Photojournalism
    • Fine Art Photography
    • Basic Post-Production
Semester 4
  • Current Affairs – II
  • Public Relations
  • Media & Society
  • Online Journalism
  • Specialization: Photography
    • Advanced Creative Usage of Light in Photography
    • Fashion,People & Portrait Photography
    • Table Top & Food Photography
    • Architecture, Interior & Industrial Photography
    • Advanced Post-Production and Retouching
    • Basic Graphic Design
Semester 5
  • Media Marketing
  • Introduction to Research
  • Photojournalism
  • Media Ethics
  • Specialization: Photography
      • Selection of Specialization
      • Develop Concepts & Ideas for the Specialization Selected
      • Film Making Technique on D-SLR
      • Digital Marketing & Promotion (Logo / Visiting Card / Blogs)
      • Retouching & Editing

Semester 6
  • Dissertation
  • Research Project
  • Internship
  • Specialization: Photography
    • Soft Skills Development
    • Portfolio Building & Finalization
    • On-Field Experience
    • Exhibition
  • Photojournalist
  • Fashion Photographer
  • Landscape Photographer
  • Product Photographer
  • Food Photographer
  • Wildlife Photographer
  • Architecture & Interior Photographer
  • Industrial Photographer
  • Sports Photographer
  • Wedding & Event Photographer
  • Travel Photographer
Do I need to have a science background to do this course?

No. You do not need a background in science to do this course. All you need is a 10+2 from any stream and your own DSLR (with basic lenses) along with an eager interest in photography and willingness to learn!

Is photography a viable career option?

Photography is becoming a highly popular career option these days since it is a rewarding profession that also provides immense creative satisfaction. One can be employed as an in-house photographer or freelancer for specialized jobs like fashion and glamour photography, portrait photography, industrial photography, e-commerce photography, architectural and commercial photography, and wedding photography. You can also work as a professional image editor, which is a very high-paying job and there is a lot of demand for professionals in the market.Other specialization areas in photography include nature and wildlife photography, travel photography, etc. There is also a huge scope to be employed on the editorial team for leading magazines, newspapers, television channels, journals, and production houses.

What is necessary for a successful career in photography?

The only way to be successful is to have talent and motivation. You can have all the education in the world but if you don’t have anything coming from inside, you won’t be successful. Of course, a professional course in photography will definitely help you hone your skills and step into the massive world of photography.

What are the big differences between a bachelors and a diploma in photography?

The bachelor’s course is a 3 year degree course that covers a vast variety of topics allowing you more scope for specialization in a particular form of photography and offers an in-depth view of the topic while the diploma is a one year course focusing on fewer topics.

Do I need to have a background in photography to do this course?

No. The institute’s course structure is designed in such a way that any individuals with little or no photography background can opt for this course. This course is segregated into three parts basic, advance and industry driven specialization.

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Manasi Raut

HOA – Photography


After completing M.Com & Diploma in Photography from Pune, Manasi then completed her Master-craftsman

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Manish Sehrawat

Associate HOA - Department of Photography


Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication from akhanlalChaturvedi University, Bhopal M.Sc. in Journalism,

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Associate Faculty – Photography


Meet has completed BMM & PG in Events & Media from Mumbai University. He has also been taking various photography

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