Product Photography Course

Product and Tabletop photography is an essential skill for any professional photographer to have in these times of e-commerce, which is rapidly becoming the backbone of retail and sales.

Understanding product photography and customizing it for a variety of clients will make you a successful photographer in the area.

Ambitions 4 Photography Academy is organizing a four days intensive workshop to teach you the skills which are essential for any professional product and tabletop photographer.

The workshop will be held by Mr.KL Raja Ponsing, who is a pioneer in this industry with a ton of experience working for a variety of clients from India and abroad. He has worked for market leaders in manufacturing, jewelry, food and component makers to name a few. Learn from his unique style and practical and efficient approach to simplifying the task of achieving the right results in limited time. 

Learning Outcome:
Tabletop/ Product Photography

  • A detailed study of Artistic lighting for still life and product photography.
  • Shoot a variety of challenging products for promotional and advertising purposes.
  • Learn about shooting jewelry, garments, glass.
  • Shooting products for e-commerce portals.
  • Learn to do the post-processing for products.

Dates : Oct 15th to Oct 18th
Time : 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Fees : 12500 + 18% GST = Rs. 14,750
Govt. Certificate Fees: 16,000 + 18% GST = 18,880

For Details Call: +91 944 4441190

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Basic Photography Weekend Course – Batch No. 83

Admissions Open for the 83nd Batch starting on 9th Nov 2019.
For more details
Call 9444 441190
Duration: 7 weekends (14 sessions)
Time: Saturday 2.30 – 5.30pm
Sunday 10.00am – 1.30pm
Course Fee: INR 14,750/-

Learn how to take amazing images with your mirrorless or a DSLR camera.
Learn the techniques to shoot better photos and impress your friends and family, all this from the pioneer photography academy in Chennai. Join our Basic Photography weekend classes.

  • Understand the camera controls & use it right.
  • Learn the essential techniques of photography to make a picture.
  • Learn to shoot meaningful photos.
  • Make picture composition work wonders.
  • Discover a fine photographer in you in a journey starting from Ambitions 4 Photography Academy.

Become a confident photographer through our streamlined curriculum with a supportive demo practical sessions, mentor-guided field trips, feedback and review sessions.

Photography, like any form of fine arts, opens up a channel for self-expression and help the individual to observe the world and appreciate the finer aspects of life. People who learn and practice the art of photography tend to grow as a better human being who can make positive changes to himself and the community.

Eligibility & Prerequisites:

The ‘basic’ course participants must have an interest in and attitude to learn photography. The minimum education qualification required is the completion of higher secondary education. They must possess a DSLR or Mirrorless camera.

Duration: – 7 weekends – (Saturday 2.30 – 6.30pm and Sunday 9.30am – 1.30pm) 12 days (48hrs.). Schedule of classes will be published in the first week of the program.

Registration: You can either call or send the academy a message on
+91 9444 441190

Course Fee: INR 14,750/-

Medium of Instruction: English 

What will you learn from this course?

1. See the subject. To see is more than looking and to become a photographer one must know to see the world around.

2. Understand the camera and the human eye. Yes, the way you see a subject may not appear in a photograph. Why is this? How to make your camera work for you.

3. Make photos. Making a photo is a process and taking a photo is an accident. Good photos happen with imagination, planning and understanding the equipment.

4. To understand the basic controls of the camera. New generation digital SLR cameras have a lot to offer for a photographer. Unless you know the various applications of the controls of your camera your imaginations cannot become an image.

5. To understand different kinds of lenses. Unless you know the various properties of lenses, you cannot handle different perspective of lenses to match the situation and your imagination.

6. To understand the basic controls like aperture, shutter speeds, exposure, and exposure meters. Learn to use the depth of field, the effect of motion and exposure creatively.

7. To see the light around. One of the most important elements of photography, light is very special and learning to understand the natural light variations and artificial light and making it work is important for a good photographer.

8. To understand the composition guidelines and aesthetics of photography. Composition helps one to communicate effectively through powerful photos. Shoot meaningful images – understand artistic elements of photography, the vision psychology and apply it.

9. Tips to shoot great photos. Fine-tune your skills using the easy tips to make your images great.

10. To shoot families, friends. People photography is something one practices to prove the talent of photography. You win people’s confidence by specializing in simple portraits using outdoor – available light.

11. To shoot great outdoors. If you love landscapes, nature, animals, temples, monuments, and buildings you can even make money from your photos.

How will you learn the above?

Through extensive classroom sessions, demo sessions, outdoor tours guided by the mentor, and review classes.

What will you get on completion of the course?

Completion of the course includes submission of a project as a soft copy. ‘Certificate of Basic photography’ with grades is awarded to the learner at the end of the course.

Admissions Open
83nd Batch Basic Weekend Photography Classes start on 9th Nov 2019.
Call Now: 9444 441190
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Food Photographers needed

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Job type: Full time
Job description: Food photography for restaurants in Chennai
No. of restaurants per day – 3

Number of working days: Min 22 days. You can work on weekends as well
Salary: Rs 23,000/- basic salary
Allowance: Rs 75/- per restaurant + Rs 400/- Internet recharge per month. *

Incentives format:
Below 60 shoots pm – Rs 00/-
60 and above – Rs 5,520/-
70 and above – Rs 9,520/-
80 and above – Rs 13,520/-
90 and above – Rs 17,520/-

Terms and conditions:
Approved leaves per month 2 days. But should be informed in advance.
Long leaves should be applied at least 15 days in advance
Working on weekends is optional and can only help you in achieving your targets
Bad performance and breach of copyrights will result in immediate termination. In
such cases compensations will be questionable.
3 months contract will be made and renewed based on performance
10% TDS is applicable

Eligibility: Ambitions 4 Photography Alumni – who have completed the Food Photography module / attended Food Photography Workshop

Call 9444441190 for details.

 

Career Opportunities

There are several career opportunities available in the Photography Industry. Watch this space for updates on the same. Ambitions 4 Photography Academy will serve as a link between the student photographers as well as the alumni and the organisations providing the opportunity. Apply with your ID number and portfolio.

Opportunity 01. Food Photographer

A Bangalore based company into photography services. Currently they have a requirement to cover food shoots in restaurants across Chennai. 
This will be a long term assignment.
Also note no editing of photos or videos is needed. All they need to do is shoot and send the files. Training will be provided via internet. 
Following are the details
  • Experience : 6 months to 1 year. (Trained freshers can also apply)
  • We are looking for photographers to join us. Basic video skills necessary .
  • You will work for 15 days a month at your convenience.*TnC apply
  • Salary will range from 7.5k to 15k based on experience and the number of days you work for. Travel allowance will be provided. 
  • Jobs will mainly include ecommerce photography. Professional training will be provided. (Currently food only)
Basic gear necessary: 18mp+ camera, kit lens + 50mm lens, tripod, speedlights (2 nos). Light stand and flash mount (2 nos), remote trigger, Umbrella. 
Photographers with studio lights can also apply but since traveling in involved it might be inconvenient. 
Unlimited package of internet connection for file uploads. 
 

Opportunity 02. Food Photographer

 Looking for Food photographers in Chennai. We work with companies like Ubereats, Zomato, Swiggy . We do 300 shoots every month. 
We will offer full-time positions candidates after they inter with us for a month.
Details of the Shoot
1. 3-4 Restaurants per day
2. 15 images per restaurant
3. Rs 600 per restaurant. Each student can make upto Rs 2400/- everyday
4. We need professionals not part-timers. 
Equipment requirement
1. Full Frame camera
2. Tripod
3. Macro Lens 50 / 100 mm
4. LED lights
Please send your portfolio and contact details.

Career Opportunities

jobs

There are several career copportunities available in the Photography Industry. Watch this space for updates on the same. Ambitions 4 Photography Academy will serve as a link between the student photographers as well as the alumni and the organisations providing the opportunity. Apply with your ID number.

Opportunity 01

A start up offering ‘novel advertising platform’ for SME’s with its corporate office in Chennai.  The agency offers great opportunities for ambitious advertising/media professionals to partner the Agency’s growth. Excellent work environment and handsome compensation standards.

Job Profile/Description

Jr. Photographer (In-house)

No. of Posts – 01

A strong technical aptitude and enthusiasm to learn and grow are the primary requisites.

Other/Special Requirements:

Should be passionate, hard-working and a team player. Every assignment will have a detailed brief and the candidate will report directly to the creative team leader.

Qualifications: A Degree / Diploma 

Experience: 0 to 2 yrs.

Remuneration: between min. of 12,000 to max. of 20,000 per month depending upon the candidate.

The photographer can work on other freelance assignments of their choice for certain number of days in a month.

How to Apply: 

Email resume with subject Opportunity 01 along with link to portfolio to info.ambitions4@gmail.com

Last date to apply : 10th March 2015

Opportunity 02

We occupy a unique niche in the advertising industry, producing high end digital still images and videos, and other interactive multimedia content. Our clients are made up of leading advertising agencies, E-Commerce Websites, Social Networking Websites, Hotel Chains, and many more different types of businesses.

We are looking to expand its team of photographers nationwide to shoot digital still images and videos. We outsource a range of photography assignments to them like assignments for the hotels, tourist attractions, stock images, assignment work for a client in their local area.

Job Profile/Description

Freelance /in house photographers

Experience: fresher / experienced

Remuneration: based on each assignment and the skill of the photographer

How to Apply: 

Email resume with subject Opportunity 02 along with link to portfolio to info.ambitions4@gmail.com

Opportunity 03

Job Profile/Description

Studio / Event Photographer (In-house)

No. of Posts – 01

Qualifications: Min 10 std, should have completed Basic and Advanced photography course in Ambitions 4 Photography Academy.

Other/Special Requirements:

Should know to work on Photoshop. English and computer knowledge mandatory.

Experience: Fresher

Remuneration: min. of Rs.8,000/- to 10,000/- per month depending upon the candidate. Can be increased based the candidate’s performance.

How to Apply: 

Email resume with subject Opportunity 03 along with link to portfolio to info.ambitions4@gmail.com

Last date to apply : 10th March 2015

Opportunity 04

Internships for wedding photographers, photo editors, video editors and album designers

You must be able to manage multiple responsibilities in a very busy environment. Previous experience in their respective fields are also considered.

Since the internship is under the training, salary will not be provided. If experienced, we can have a discussion about the salary.

Email resume with subject Opportunity 04 along with link to portfolio to info.ambitions4@gmail.com

Opportunity 05

We at Chennai Newz are looking for full time or part time Photographer for the position of Photojournalist freshers can apply Requirements Passion towards Media Photography Dslr Camera with flash two wheeler to commute. Assignments will consist of Press Meet coverage,fashion show,lifestyle shoots etc. For further details contact 8939570319 / 9940510183