Gazmadu Education

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Versatile Photography

Designed For

Photography beginners and enthusiasts.

What You'll Get in this Course:

Introduction to Photography

•What’s in my camera bag? (Basic photography equipment)

•How the camera works (Shooting Modes, Focusing)

•Exposure Triangle (Aperture, Shutter Speed & ISO)

•How to see and optimize Light
Practice Session

Introduction to Lighting

•Understanding Lighting and how the camera sees light

•Sources of Light

•Directions of Light

•Color of Light

•Distance and intensity of light

•Practice Session

Composition and Creative Storytelling

•Rules of Composition

•Elements of Composition

•Creatively storytelling

•Practice Session

Workflow and Post Processing

•Organizing and Arranging Files

•Image Selection

•Introductory Editing using Lightroom, Photoshop and Capture 1

•Practice Session

Business of Photography

•How to start out and grow your photography business

•Building a portfolio of work that would attract the right people to you

•Valuing yourself + work & Pricing your work

Does Shutter Speed, ISO, Aperture sound like jargon to you?

Are you unsure of what aspect of photography to specialize in?

Do you want to understanding Lighting, how the camera sees light and how to effective use it to create your desired images?

Are you overwhelmed and confused on the many things you have to learn to build a successful photography career?

Do you want to learn how to build a successful photography business from scratch?

Are you confused on how to select and purchase the specific photography equipment needed for your work?

Do you need a great support system to keep you accountable in implementing everything you have learnt?


Workshop Only
or Workshop + 4 weeks of Support

•In depth knowledge and practical understanding of Photography at a beginner level

•Good understanding of Light

•Background and practical knowledge of framing and composition

•How to take creative and good images with the most minimal equipment and your phone’s

•Basic knowledge of image processing and editing

•Business class on : How to start and grow a photography business from scratch

•Exhibition of images created in the class

•4 weeks open communication for mentoring, questions and answers

•Opportunities for internship at Gazmadu Studios

•Certificate of participation

•Q&A Sessions

•Assignments & Personal Projects

•One on One follow up


This workshop is for you, if you :

  • Have a real interest in photography.
  • Need a professional understanding of how the camera works.
  • Looking to turn your passion into a profitable business.
  • Need clarity about your photography journey.
  • Need help kick starting your photography journey.
  • Want to learn more about the business of photography.
  • Meet like minded colleagues and mentorship in your photography career.

This beginners’ workshop is an investment in your art and would help you kickstart your photography career the right way.

In this workshop, You’ll learn

  • How the camera works
  • How to intentionally create beautiful images
  • How to achieve good lighting in your images with natural light and studio light
  • How to use element and props around you to make great images
  • Understand colors and the role they play in your images
  • How to edit images on any device and still achieve stellar images
  • How to kick-start your photography journey successfully from the foundation
  • The business side of photography that most people don't like to talk about

None. However, you must be willing and open to learn and humble and courteous with coursemates and instructors. 

Yes you do! Your payment entitles your seat at the workshop. You also have to be present online throughout the period of the workshop. However, at the event of your unavailability, a representative can be allowed for the entire workshop period.

The Workshop only costs N57,500.

Yes there are. A payment plan can be set up to pay in instalments.

No, there won't. This is the last one for the entire year.

Yes, the classes would be online. However, a one on one critique session would be fixed after the class in our studios and you also stand a chance to win a 6-month internship from the class in our studio.

The sessions are going to be as practical as possible. Required worksheets and assignments are going to be given at the end of each class to make room for assessment and practice.

A camera is necessary. However, If a digital camera is not available, a good phone camera with great image quality would be required. A laptop or personal computer is also required for the editing class.

Most importantly, your writing materials, questions, curious minds and open eyes are the major requirements for this workshop.

Yes you can! As a part of the class, we could advice and give you recommendations on your camera purchase.