Motion & Creative Photography



The Motion & Creative Photography course is an action packed programme which was designed to inspire creative imagery.

During the course students explore practical and theoretical aspects surrounding the subject matter and are able to complete the course on a full time or part time basis. Various tips, tricks and techniques are dealt with.

The course furthermore aims to add high quality images to the student's portfolio.

• 4 sessions of +-2 hours per session

• To ensure that you master the course material, you will be required to complete various assignments.
• Assignments are marked and returned to students with feedback.
• Assignments are evaluated and a Proficiency Certificate is awarded if a pass mark of 75% is achieved7.

After successful completion of the course, a student is expected to be able to:
• Photograph and create a cartoon strip.
• Shoot and create a cinemagraph.
• Do HDR Photography.
• Do Time Lapse Photography.
• Paint with Light.
• Do strobe photography.

• The course fee per person is R 2 780 (if all fees are settled before course commencement).

• The full course fee can be paid on registration, or
• A R 1 000 deposit can be paid on registration and the balance is payable the day before the course commences.

• Students are required to know how to use a Digital SLR camera in the manual mode and have completed the Photoshop CC course or be proficient in using Adobe Photoshop.
• The course is presented in English and students are required to have a good command of the language to engage in classes.
• Basic computer literacy is required.

• Any brand of Digital SLR camera with an 18-55mm lens as a minimum requirement.
• Your camera must be able to capture video.
• If your camera does not support a "interval timer" function for capturing time-lapse images, you need to have Triggertrap (please contact us for details).
• A tripod is necessary to use for assignments and during some of the practical training sessions.
• External flash with strobe function.
• Photoshop CC software, installed on your computer is required. (you can download a free trial version from to use during the course before you decide to purchase).
• A notebook computer to use in class.

Contact us for specialist advice about purchasing the required equipment for the course.

Click on the blue buttons under the "COURSE DATES & ENROLLMENT" section.
You can visit us at the Academy - it's best arrange an appointment to ensure that a consultant is available.

Fast Facts

Motion & Creative Photography
4 sessions of +-2 hours each
R 2 780


Johnathan Andrews

Course Dates & Enrollment

Full Time Courses

Full Time Classes are attended on week days. The duration of classes are +-2 hours depending on the subject matter.

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Part Time Courses

Part Time Classes are attended on Saturdays and/or evenings. The duration of classes are +-2 hours depending on the subject matter.

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The following topics are dealt with during the course:

  • Photograph and create your own cartoon strip.
  • Shooting and creating a cinemagraph
  • HDR Photography
  • Shooting and creating a panoramic image
  • Time Lapse Photography
  • Painting with Light
  • Strobe Photography

Various Photoshop CC tutorials are provided to guide post-production work where necessary.

Image Editing Syllabus

 Photoshop CC for Photographers


Learn to do image editing including enhancing, retouching, deep-etching and much more with the industry standard Adobe Photoshop CC software.

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