The Professional Photography Courses

Start an Exciting New Hobby or Career

Benefits of the Courses

The Professional Photography Courses are provided online.
You study at home, in your own time and at your own pace.

Diploma and Certificate Courses

Cutting edge online courses in Professional Photography

Leading Photographers

Leading photographers contribute their knowledge

24/7 Support

24 Hour student support

Exclusive Facebook Group

Exclusive Facebook group with over 10,000 students worldwide

Product Discounts

Discounts on Adobe products

Payment Options

Flexible payment options

Portfolio

Free website portfolio to display your work

Guarantee

7 Day money back guarantee

Personal Tutor

Personal tutor to assist you and mark your assignments

Excellent

Rated 9.4 out of 10 based on 387 reviews.

  • Rob

  • 2 days ago

Excellent course

I thoroughly enjoyed the course, and have learned so much. Comparing my photos now to the ones I was taking...

  • Bessie O'Connor

  • 3 days ago

The course provides so many practical…

The course provides so many practical and theoretical opportunities to develop your photography skills and knowledge. It is extremely challenging...

  • Correne Porter

  • 7 days ago

It hasn’t disappointed!

I’m blown away by how much I’ve learnt. And to make it better, I’ve enjoyed each module. The reading is...

  • Mariam

  • 14 days ago

I really enjoyed my photography journey…

I really enjoyed my photography journey in PI and I have learnt lots .. And there is no end for...

  • Warren & Maria

  • 17 days ago

Great materials and flexibility

The materials in the course modules is very informative provide a good basis to further explore and learn about photogragpy....

  • Mikko Robles

  • 22 days ago

Amazing course with amazing support…

Amazing course with amazing support from the technical staffs and tutor! Very thorough course and the extension options are amazing,...

  • Jennifer Turner

  • 30 days ago

This is a great course

This is a great course, it has fantastic support and can be done in the freedom of your own time...

  • Tracy George

  • 31 days ago

I love this course

I love this course, my knowledge of photography is extremely basic and this course has challenged me to learn so...

  • Margie McClelland

  • 35 days ago

I highly recommend The Photography…

I highly recommend The Photography Institute's photographic course. It has given me a better understanding of my camera and lens...

  • Natalie

  • 37 days ago

Quality Online Course

Quality material in the modules, constructive feedback, prompt marking of assignments.

  • Sharyn Gilbert

  • 38 days ago

I have learnt so much!!!

I have learnt so much!!!! I’ve always loved taking photos but the knowledge that I’ve acquired through this course is...

  • Yommyella Brown

  • 40 days ago

I love studying here it’s fun

I love studying here it’s fun and challenging at the same time. This course is design to any camera user...

  • Mohammed Shah

  • 41 days ago

The best course by far.

I have tried other institutions previously but this course is by far the best. Recommend this program to anyone.

  • Sophie Kogos

  • 41 days ago

Fantastic!

I loved this course! Loved the mixture of theory and practical! I had no technical knowledge when I started and...

  • Matthew Dumas

  • 45 days ago

Fantastic course

Fantastic course, learnt lots and am a little sad it's over...

The Courses

Our cutting edge professional photography courses are written and directed by some of the best working photographers in their field. The aim of the courses is to provide you with the knowledge and skills required for a career as a professional photographer or as a keen hobbyist. Both versions of our course are up-to-date and comprehensive, covering every aspect of photography.

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Course Outlines

The Professional Photography Courses are delivered online, consisting of 12 comprehensive modules and 12 corresponding interactive assignments. The courses are designed to be self-paced. Students are provided up to one year to complete their studies.

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Advanced Modules

Students also have the opportunity to delve deeper into areas of Photography through the purchasing of Advanced Modules that are available to students who have demonstrated a strong foundation knowledge of Photography. These are specially formulated materials to challenge motivated students to achieve more.

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The Institute

The Photography Institute offers you the most advanced and comprehensive online solution to learning available today. We offer the most thorough home study courses in photography using the very latest online learning techniques. Our commitment to providing the highest quality training program has resulted in unique teaching and student support systems, which produce unparalleled results.

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Accreditation

We are accredited and recognised by

In a partnership with UNICEF, we at the institute are donating $5.00 from each enrolment to the children in the Syria crisis. This money will help to provide a safe education to the children in war-torn Syria.UNICEF’s aim this year is to assist in providing a formal and safe education for 1.2 million children in Syria. This includes the provision of facilities, school furniture, qualified teachers, rehabilitation, safe learning environments, and learning materials.We are very privileged to be working with UNICEF towards this goal.

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The Author

George Seper began his photographic career in New York City in the early 1970's and has had a long and illustrious career shooting in a variety of photography genres. George has an enormous wealth of knowledge in all aspects of photography, both practical and theoretical. George nowadays still shoots professionally while focusing on The Photography Institute as the vehicle for teaching his unique skills.

George's work has appeared in publications in over 30 countries.


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Our Tutors

Our handpicked tutors are not only great teachers but experts in their fields.
Yvette Worboys
Yvette Worboys has been teaching photography in the VET sector since 2008 and as a casual academic Sydney College of the Arts for five years.
Justin Aitken
Justin has had his work published in many magazines, books, and websites.
George Seper

Internationally respected, George Seper has been photographing food for over 30 years.

Steven Vote

Internationally recognised and acclaimed, Steven Vote is a photographer, director, twice published author, mentor, fine artist, and filmmaker.

Student Testimonials

Take a moment to read some of our graduate testimonials.

Student Portfolios

All of our students are provided a free portfolio website to display their work.
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Owen Amantillo
Lilla Skinner Coetzee
Lachlan Manley
Janelle Margaret Lewis
Greg McMillan
Clyde Scorgie
Carmen Fisher
Caitlin Kohinga

Course Fees

We offer a number of payment options to make your enrolment easy

Diploma Course Fees

RTO accredited version of the course. RTO Code: 45423.

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$499.83

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Certificate Course Fees

Non-accredited RTO version of the course.

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The Photography Institute

4407/4 Daydream Street
Warriewood NSW 2102

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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International locations

We offer our course in over 20 countries around the world.

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