C06 – Photographer

The Photography course at One World Foundation equips students with professional photography skills, including composition, lighting, and post-processing. Upon completion, students earn an NVQ Level 4 certification, enabling them to pursue careers in photography. This program includes practical training in various photography techniques and the use of advanced camera equipment and editing software.

Course content includes modules on camera operation, exposure control, lighting techniques, composition, and digital post-processing. Students engage in hands-on projects, capturing images in different settings and styles. They learn to use software such as Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom to edit and enhance their photos, creating a professional portfolio of their work.

Graduates of the Photography course can pursue careers as photographers, photojournalists, studio managers, and more. In Sri Lanka, there is a growing demand for skilled photographers in various industries, including media, advertising, fashion, and events. The NVQ Level 4 certification is widely recognized and valued by employers, making graduates highly employable in the field.

The course also covers the business aspects of photography, including marketing, client relations, and portfolio development. Students learn how to build a successful photography business, from pricing their services to promoting their work. This knowledge helps graduates navigate the competitive job market and establish themselves as professional photographers.

In addition to technical skills, the course also emphasizes the development of creative thinking and visual storytelling abilities. Students learn to convey emotions and narratives through their images, creating compelling visual content that resonates with audiences. This approach helps them build a strong portfolio and prepares them for the challenges of the photography industry.

The Photography course also includes opportunities for students to gain real-world experience through internships and collaborations with professional photographers. This provides valuable hands-on experience and helps students build connections in the industry.

Overall, the Photography course provides a comprehensive education in photography, equipping students with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in their careers. It is an essential program for anyone looking to enter the world of photography and gain a recognized qualification that opens up a wide range of opportunities.

6 Months, Sat/Sun 8.30 am to 1.30 pm