One To One personalised Photography Course in Cambodia. This tailor-made photography course is taught from our school in Siem Reap. It is designed to quickly improve your photography while giving you a very in-depth look at the country, its people and culture too.
Th Course takes place in and around Siem Reap, it includes taking pictures in the beautiful temples in and around Angkor Wat and the amazing fishing communities on the Tonle Sap Lake and very rural farming communities and markets, you study while seeing lots of real Cambodia and meeting the locals too. Longer courses, ten days or more, open Cambodia up further, including Phnom Penh and Battambang, each course is uniquely designed to suit your study and travel needs. The lessons allow for dramatic personal photographic development, with lots of time for artistic growth & technical improvement.
Please read the Testimonials page for student’s comments about their wonderful experiences on our courses.
Your photographic training will include:
- Learn to use the camera on Manual, Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority.
- Flash Photography
- Tripod Photography
- Depth of Field
- Light Metering
- Composition Techniques- Including Framing, Movement, Abstract and Art Photography.
- Location Photography – Including Street photography, lifestyle, nature, and architecture.
- People Photography – Learn how to approach people for great portraits and street photography.
- Documentary Photography – Including Feature photography, choosing a story, finding a narrative, editing and selling commercially, presentation techniques and Photojournalism.
- Creative Photography – Learn how to conceptualize and create unique images expressing emotion or theme.
- Photoshop and other post-processing programs to enhance your photographs.
- Learning to work on your own personal mid and long-term projects, for further development.
- Plus lots more…
All photography courses are unique and designed to fit your needs perfectly but an idea some of the fantastic locations for photography Cambodia offers while studying are detailed below.
Siem Reap, Cambodia
Staying in Siem Reap means you have access to the wonderful Angkor Wat Temple complex also the stilted fishing villages, set deep out on the massive Tonle Sap Lake. Visit Rural Countryside Communities you would never discover alone, get an insight into their way of lifestyles. Siem Reap has been voted one of the best ten tourist destinations for a reason it is simply stunningly beautiful and the people amazingly open and friendly, a photogenic paradise. The local fishing and rural communities are reached by the comfort of limousine and Voan, our driver.
- You will be guided around the majestic and stunning Angkor Wat Temple complex, not only will you receive expert photographic instruction our English speaker drivers will also tell you something of the temples and their importance in history.
- You will be taken to Kampung Pluk stilted fishing village that is a delight any time of the year but for most of the year is surrounded by the massively huge and beautiful Tonle Sap Lake.
- Visit Siem Reap’s largest fresh food market, it is an Asian ‘wet market’ so you can expect to see everything on sale there from vegetables to live ducks. This is when we head off into the heart of Cambodia’s farming communities, truly rural and truly stunning. The people are all very friendly and open to being photographed.
- You will be introduced to a vast variety of ‘well off the beaten track’ local villages, impossible to find without Jonathan’s expert knowledge of the region.
- Rural Cambodian backwaters and rice farming communities can easily be reached by the school’s limousine.
- Phnom Penh, Battambang, and other Cambodian Provinces are available on 10-day courses.
Your itinerary will be tailor-made to suit your personal needs in terms of study and travel, so you will always have an excellent backdrop for your lessons, each evening return to the classroom for expert critique and to study Photoshop and Lightroom too.
One to Two Day Courses $320 USD per day
Three to Four Day Course $300 USD per day
Five Days to Nine Day Course $285 USD per day
Ten Day Course or longer only $270 USD per day
Please note any extra expenses incurred while studying, transport, accommodation and entrance fees are not included. This is a photography course, not a tour but some amazing places are visited too and in amazing depth. All extra costs, limousine hire, boat trips and entrance fees will be detailed as your personalised itinerary is created.
Tutor: Jonathan Taylor
Fisherman Family, Thonle Sap Lake – Cambodia