DEGREE IN PHOTOGRAPHY (CHANDIGARH)



Contemplating a career in photography? Apart from an inherent eye for detail, you also need a solid educational foundation in order to make it as a professional photographer. Learning theory, principles and concepts is one thing; gaining the technical skills you need for clicking and processing quality pictures, another. At Seamedu School of Pro-Expressionism, we offer the perfect blend of both with a Bachelor of Photography degree at our Chandigarh campus.

We help young students to learn the nuances of the craft and hone their photography skills. Moreover, our professional photography course in Chandigarh also allows them to interact with industry professionals. The institution’s relentless focus on practical learning means that our photography students undergo rigorous training using industry-standard equipment and software.

Looking for a topnotch photography institute in Chandigarh? It doesn’t get better than Seamedu!

Browse through the course curriculum and career opportunities in the field of photography below.


Duration
  • 3 Years
Eligibility
  • 12th/ High School/ Equivalent
  • D-SLR Camera with Basic Lens Kit
Awards (On Completion)
  • Bachelor of Science in Photography degree from Rayat Bahra University, Chandigarh.

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  • CURRICULUM
  • SOFTWARE YOU WILL LEARN
  • GEARS YOU WILL USE
  • CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
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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
  • Portfolio building for showcasing work
  • Basic study of digital marketing and promotion
  • Students’ exhibition and showcase
Semester 1
  • Introduction to Media
  • Media Technology – I
  • Media Aesthetics
  • Global Business Foundation Skills – I
  • Specialization: Photography
    • History of Photography
    • Basics of Photography
    • Fundamentals of Camera*
    • Creative Usage of D-SLR*

Semester 2
  • Idea & Concept Development
  • Pre-Production Techniques
  • Media Technology – II
  • Global Business Foundation Skills – II
  • Specialization: Photography
    • Framing & Composition
    • Studio Lighting – I
    • Light and its Qualities*
    • Handling of Studio Lights*

Semester 3
  • Media Production Ecosystem
  • Media & Psychology
  • Indian Society & Logic
  • Specialization: Photography
    • Studio Lighting – II
    • Colour Theory & Texture
    • Introduction to Still Life
    • Introduction to Various Genres of Photography*

Semester 4
  • Business of Media
  • Media Laws & Ethics
  • Indian Constitution & Environmental Studies
  • Disaster Management
  • Specialization: Photography
    • Introduction to Fashion Photography
    • Introduction to People Photography
    • Introduction to Portrait Photography
    • Introduction to Product Photography

Semester 5
  • Specialization: Photography
    • Introduction to Photojournalism & Sports Photography
    • Introduction to Travel, Landscape & Wildlife Photography
    • Introduction to Advertising Photography
    • Introduction to Industrial, Interior & Architecture Photography

Semester 6
  • Corporate Social Responsibility, Ethics & Sustainability
  • Specialization: Photography
    • Advanced Fashion, People & Portrait Photography
    • Advanced Product Photography
    • Digital Marketing
    • Careers & Portfolio Making
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Bridge
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • Canon EOS 700 D
  • Godox AD 600
  • Nikon D-810
  • Canon 70-200 MM
  • Canon 100 MM Macro
  • Canon 24-105 MM
  • Nikon 24-120
  • Elinchrom ELC 1000
  • Elinchrom Master RX 600
  • Elinchrom FRX 400
  • Elinchrom Dlite 2
  • 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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Testimonials


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Suhasini Yadav

Enigma Virtulux
Different from all other colleges.. With all the guest lectures & the availability of equipments and the focus on the practical knowledge makes it perfect for the students who try to pursue career in fields like journalism, gaming, sound, photography and film. A proper guidance towards the career is given by the faculty.
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Suhasini Yadav

Enigma Virtulux
Different from all other colleges.. With all the guest lectures & the availability of equipments and the focus on the practical knowledge makes it perfect for the students who try to pursue career in fields like journalism, gaming, sound, photography and film. A proper guidance towards the career is given by the faculty.
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Suhasini Yadav

Enigma Virtulux
Different from all other colleges.. With all the guest lectures & the availability of equipments and the focus on the practical knowledge makes it perfect for the students who try to pursue career in fields like journalism, gaming, sound, photography and film. A proper guidance towards the career is given by the faculty.

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Program Leads


Manasi Raut

HOA – Department of Photography

Purnendu Bala

Sr. Faculty – Department of Photography

Bhavna Sharma

Sr. Faculty – Department of Photography