Learning by doing on real projects

Only film institute in Kerala with own facility

Still Photography

Course duration - 6 Months

SIFA's well experienced professional tutors will take the students to the world of photography tips and tricks, understanding the basics of photography, lighting, composition, background plates and colours, camera selection, lens specifications, shooting accessories, and retouching.


History of Photography, Definition, Characteristics of Light, Camera and Lens, Types of Camera & Features, Chemistry of Photography,DSLR Camera Functions, Multiple Exposure Techniques, Technicality of Photography, Special & Filter Effects, Portraiture, Product, Landscape, Photo Feature, Panorama Photography, Image Editing, Color Correction etc.

Basic of Photography, Different types of Cameras, lenses, introduction to lighting, framing, composition, exposure, Focus, solving on location challenges.

The SIFA Photographer benefits:

  • Students can go through the journey of project execution till photo editing with our graphic design studio and do image editing and colour correction independently until the final output.
  • We train students in actual in-house shooting floor with the latest tools & techniques right from capturing the raw footage till the Mastering.
  • Students will get an internship on current live projects, since we have our own production facility.
  • Students will get strong theoretical base with focus, high on practical base and aesthetic standards of photography.
  • Infrastructure available for complete spectrum of film making under one roof.
  • Students can take their student portfolio as their demo reel.