Diploma in Photography is a 1-year specialized program curated for enthusiasts having unique visual skills and are detail-oriented. Photography, as a work, is more of a passion and demands immense persistence besides mere equipment. The diploma course is detailed in concepts of camera basics, visual skills, photography equipment, and types of photography which includes portrait, fashion, still life, nature, fine art, etc. Students are offered expertise in other domains like commercial photography, photo journalism and scientific photography, as well. As a career aspect, the jobs depend upon specialisation and beginners have opportunities to work at studios or companies. Professionals, who have capacity to travel, have opportunities to work for an acclaimed photographer or may work as freelancer. Photography can be taken as a part-time work as well, depending upon work nature and seasons.
A candidate is required to have completed senior school or equivalent level of examination with a minimum score of 50% in Arts stream from a recognized board to be eligible for the program. Admission to the course is based on merit and exam is conducted to scan qualified candidates.