Full Advanced – advanced Annual Evening Course
IIF evening photography course “Full Advanced” is dedicated to those who want to deepen what they learned with IIF Annual Evening Course “Full” or to those who already have advanced photographic skills or have already attended a vocational photography school. Besides delving into the different sectors of professional photography, the course program includes students’ participation in photography exhibitions, publications, festivals and projects for real clients from different sectors.
Goals and admissions
The Advanced Evening Course “Full Advanced” is dedicated to those who want to deepen what they learned with IIF Annual Evening Course “Full” or to those who already have advanced photographic skills or have already attended a vocational photography school. “Full Advanced” has the same faculty and the same program of the second year of the Professional Biennial Photography Course, but classes will take place in the evening to allow working students to attend.
To attend the evening photography course Full Advanced without having attended the evening photography course Full you have to send in:
- your CV
- a portfolio with in studio and on location portraits, landscape photographs and in-studio still life photographs. The photos should be displayed in a PDF and divided in the different photographic genres, or you can send the individual files divided by genres in different folders. It’s possible to additionally send in images from other genres or articulate projects. It’s advised to send 20 to 30 photos.
You have to send everything to [email protected] through WeTransfer or Drive. IIF faculty will judge the quality of your photographs and the level of your photographic techniques and visual communication skills.
Usually, we will get back to you with an answer in 10 days max. The possible outcomes can be: you are admitted to the second year, you are admitted to the second year but you will have to attend some supplementary lessons, you are not admitted to the second year and are advised to start from the first year.
Moreover, since all classes are taught in Italian we request a certificate of Italian (level B2 or higher). We accept certificates issued by the following institutions: CILS, CELI, PLIDA, AIL.
The number of participants is limited. Applications are open until full capacity is reached.
Sending in your portfolio for an evaluation is not binding.
This advanced photography course focuses on nude art, studio and outdoor fashion photography, portraiture, editing, still life photography, videomaking, postproduction. Students will have meetings with several professional to discuss and delve into specific photographic topics: the relationship between photographers and communication agencies, make-up artists, marketing for photographers, copyright and handling freelance work. Moreover, students will have the chance to take part in exhibitions, photo books, photography festivals, and work on commercial projects for clients working in several sectors (fashion, food, design, music, events), experiencing the working environment from the beginning.
Course structure and schedule
Duration of the course: from October, 2 2024 to June 2025.
Total number of classes: 62 classes with a professor + group practice in studio with a photo assistant + 4 outdoor classes with a professor.
Attendance: Monday and Tuesday or Wednesday and Thursday (chosen by the student), from 19:30 to 21:30/22:00; plus group practice (during the week); plus four outdoor classes (in the morning or in the afternoon in the weekend).
Every year we open two classes, one will have classes on Mondays and Tuesdays and the other on Wednesdays and Thursdays. The number of participants is limited. Applications are open until full capacity is reached.
€ 2.900 (€50 discount for former IIF students).
We offer early bird promotions for one-off payments. You can also pay in installments or ask for a zero-interest loan.
Call us to receive more information: 02 58105598/7623/7139, or write to [email protected] and book an orientation interview with the Orientation Office.
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Make an appointment in-house or online.
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Participate in the days to illustrate the training offer.
• Photographic technique
• Photo editing
• Nude Art photography
• Fashion photography in the studio and on location
• Food photography
• Art photography
• Photography for online shops
• Video making
• Post production
• Creating a fanzine
• Entering the professional world