TheDarkroom offers academic, intensive and basic courses in photography for students of all ages coming from all over the world who are interested in starting or furthering their knowledge of this subject.
Our courses, which are arranged in different ways and at varying times, have been designed for both those who wish to become professional photographers and those who just wish to have fun with photography with expert training. The length depends on which course is chosen. At the end of the Academic Course students will have achieved the training required to start a career in photography.
Today’s ever changing and innovative multi-medial outlook is in need of multi-medial experts, skilled professionals and visual communication experts who are able to continually interpret the challenges of the modern technological world and of the Internet in new ways.
This is our mission – to train students to actively relate to the new business of photography, video, graphic and web design.
Whether it be for the purpose of photographic art (free expression) or fulfilling the requests of a client, the modern school must be able teach its students how to choose the best solution to the real problems of this “Internet society”. We want to train our students to become people with a critical approach to new technology, who know how to make the most of new opportunities that the worldwide web offers and who know how to globalise their products and skills.
Studying at The Darkroom Academy means being part of a varied and multi-faceted world, active and growing, in constant contact with all the fields of professional photography, video, graphic and web design, from the production of videos to publishing, advertising and editorials as well as web design. To put it briefly – students learn to function in the multi-medial world of today. Continuous contact with the teachers, experts and fellow workers provides a motivating force and cultural growth for all our students who always show great technical knowledge and critical skills once they become immersed in this world.
Photographers, agencies, graphic and web design professional studios recognise that students from The Darkroom Academy show a positive attitude assuming responsibility in the production process.