Courses Offered

Trivandrum Institute of Photography provides a wide variety of courses in the field of Photography and Videography

Our Institution Offers an Inspiring Range of Courses in Photography and Videography. Discover Your Unique Path and Unleash Your Creative Potential with Our Expert Instructors and Hands-On Learning Opportunities. Let Your Passion for Visual Storytelling Take Flight - Enroll Today

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Course duration: 6 Months 

Skill India NSDC MESC Certification

MES/Q0904: Still Photographer NSQF Level: 4

A Photographer is an artist who captures and creates images using cameras and various photographic techniques. Photographers have a keen eye for composition, lighting, and visual storytelling. They work in diverse fields such as portrait photography, fashion, product, wedding and event photography, photojournalism, and fine art photography. Photographers possess technical skills in camera operation, understanding of exposure and lighting, and post-processing and editing abilities. They find employment in their specialized fields, working independently or for studios, agencies, publications, or clients.

Skills Required:

Proficiency in photography techniques

Understanding of composition, lighting, and exposure

Storytelling through images

Attention to detail

Post-processing and editing skills

Employment Areas:

Wedding and event photography

Portrait photography

Fashion photography

Product photography

Fine art photography


Commercial photography

MES/Q0902: Camera Operator NSQF Level: 4

Camera Operator is responsible for operating the camera during film, television, or video shoots. They collaborate closely with directors and cinematographers to capture the desired shots and visual compositions. Camera operators have a deep understanding of camera equipment, angles, and movements, and are skilled in achieving the desired framing and focus. They work in various shooting conditions, following the instructions of the director and cinematographer to capture the intended visual aesthetic. Camera operators find employment in film and television production, news and broadcasting, live events, sports coverage, and documentary projects.

Skills Required:

Proficiency in handling camera equipment

Technical knowledge of cameras and lenses

Composition and framing

Attention to detail

Ability to work in various shooting conditions

Employment Areas:

Film and television production

News and broadcasting

Live events

Sports coverage

Documentary projects

Course Overview: 

This course is designed to introduce students to the world of photography and videography. The course will enable students to gain full control over the camera, increase their proficiency, and develop their creativity. Students will learn about the technical and aesthetic aspects of photography and videography, and how to appreciate the composition and photographic and videography skills necessary to shoot.

Course Syllabus:

Assessment and Grading:

Assessment will be based on visual work, leading to a final portfolio of images and videos. The ability to grow in the medium, try on new ideas, learn to communicate using the language of photography and videography, and appreciate ideas and trends in historical and contemporary photographic art will all contribute to the grade.

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Course duration: 20 Hrs

Beginner Photography Course 

Immerse Yourself in the Art of Photography and Unleash Your Inner Artist. Our Short Term Course Will Help You Master the Fundamentals of Composition, Lighting, and Editing. As a seasoned photographer, we can assure you that this course will elevate your photography skills and unlock your potential behind the lens. Join Today and Let's Capture the Beauty of Life Together! 

Course Syllabus

Session 1: Introduction to Photography

Session 2: Types of Camera and Understanding DSLR

Session 3: Shutter Speed and Its Various Effects

Session 4: Learning Aperture and Depth of Field

Session 5: Exposure Parameters SS, AP, and ISO

Session 6: Types of Lens and Their Usage

Session 7: Understanding Framing and Composition

Session 8: White Balance and Color Temperature

Session 9: Flash Photography

Session 10: Lighting and its Effects and Different Types of Lighting

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Course duration: 3 Months

Course Overview:

This course is designed to provide students with an introduction to the world of digital photography. Students will gain full control over the camera and develop their proficiency and creativity in capturing photographs. The course involves indoor and outdoor sessions where students will apply their knowledge and skills in real-world settings.

Course Syllabus:

Introduction to Digital Photography

Technical Aspects of Digital Photography

Aesthetics of Digital Photography

Creative Techniques in Digital Photography

Shooting Assignments and Projects

Portfolio Development


As a studio art course, students will be assessed primarily on their visual work leading to a final portfolio of images. Participation, engagement, and improvement throughout the course will also contribute to the final grade.

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Course duration: 3 Months

Course Overview:

This course is designed to introduce students to the world of filmmaking, covering the five stages of the film production process: Idea and Development, Preproduction, Production, Post-production, and Distribution. Throughout the course, students will learn about filmmaking techniques, scriptwriting, cinematography, and the basics of editing. The course will culminate with a guest lecture from an active film personality, giving students the opportunity to engage in an active session with a professional in the industry.

Course Objectives:

Course Syllabus:

Introduction to Filmmaking

Idea and Development





Cinematography Techniques

Advanced Editing Techniques

Final Project


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Course duration: 1 Month

Course Overview: 

        This course is designed for students to the basic functions of the digital SLR with the intention of weaning them away from the 'auto' setting towards gaining full control of the camera and increasing their proficiency and creativity.

       During the course, you will learn not only about the technical aspects of digital photography such as adjusting camera settings, but you will also gain an appreciation of the composition and photographic skills necessary to shoot. Students will be allowed to go outside of the classroom to shoot assignments based on what they are learning. 

          This course is ideal for school students, from complete beginners to those already self-taught with cameras and digital technology. As an art course, you will be assessed not by tests or writing papers but mainly by your visual work. Your ability to grow in the medium, try on new ideas, learn to communicate using the language of this medium, to appreciate ideas and trends in historical as well as contemporary photographic art will all contribute to your grade.

Course Syllabus:

Ø History of Photography.

Ø Understanding your DSLR and its various function.

Ø Shutter speed and its various effect.

Ø Aperture and its various effect.

Ø Understanding Depth of field and how to control it.

Ø Exposure Triangle.

Ø Understanding Camera specification.

Ø Using metering modes.

Ø Composition of various pictures and its various rules.

Ø Understanding  latitude

Ø Shooting in RAW mode.

Ø Basic processing of RAW pictures. 

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