About this Program
Level: Diploma in Photography
Length: 4 semestersCheck My Eligibility
If you have an eye for amazing pictures, and if you're ready to turn your photography dreams into a thriving and creative profession, Fanshawe's Photography program will give you the skills necessary for the career you've always pictured. Using DSLR cameras, you'll master the fundamentals of video and audio capture, as well as learning the nuances of black and white and colour digital printing systems. Experienced professional photographers teach and mentor students in photography theory and science, lighting and staging techniques, marketing and small business management. High performance laptops, digital imaging and video editing software and 24/7 access to Fanshawe's on-campus photography studio will give you a professional advantage in this creative field. Students also have access to print services and equipment loans on campus. Graduates find work as photojournalists, or in architectural, advertising and fashion photography. And, if you have the entrepreneurial spirit, point your camera to a career in public relations, commercial, portrait, wedding or group photography.
Study and Work in Canada
Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.