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About This Course

The Professional Diploma in Photography Our flagship course and the best-selling online photography course in the UK. Every aspiring professional should take this course as a baseline. The Diploma in Street Photography This course is designed for beginner, intermediate and advanced photographers who have an interest in capturing interesting and impressive street shots.

Acquired Knowledge

Over 180+ modules plus in-depth tutor feedback section
CPD Certified (80 hours)
13 Practice Assignments with constructive Tutor feedback on 11 Assignments
An extra 5 Formal Assignments with the Course Director Tim McCann spending around 7 hours assessing and giving bespoke and detailed feedback on 7 of your photographs
In-depth Lighting and Flash training
10+ Hours Of Video Content


Camera,Any digital camera that allows you to control the manual settings is perfect for this course
Even the most basic compact cameras offer that functionality these days
Look at your camera manual – can you change the aperture, shutter speed and ISO settings? If so, your camera is fine for the course
,,Equipment,Any PC, Mac, laptop, tablet or smartphone is suitable for viewing the course and course videos
,A reasonable broadband internet connection (2mb and above)
,,Non-essential equipment,The following items would be worth investing in, perhaps in the future and as you work through the course, developing your skills


The Institute of Photography
The Institute of Photography (or IOP®) was founded by photography and online photography course experts to help people increase their skills from the comfort of their own home. We don’t believe that you have to sit in a classroom to take part in valuable learning and the internet has made online learning a viable option for everyone. It is our aim to enthuse everyone about the possibilities of online photography courses. You don’t need any special skills or qualifications to take a beautiful picture and once you have completed one of our online photography courses, you should be taking photographs that will impress your family and friends.


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