Tuesday, 28 May 2013

IIP goes philanthropic, joins hands with Smile Foundation


Noida-based, Indian Institute of Photography - India’s premier photography Institute has joined hands with Smile Foundation as part of its humanitarian mission to promote ethical social change and foster a universal sense of social responsibility to empower underprivileged children by providing innovative and market-focused photography training.

Indian Institute of Photography is a name that goes hand in hand with photography enthusiasts in the region, has introduced itself as a trendsetter in the growing photography learning industry. Today, the Institute prides itself on its student-centric approach and its handling of photography as a professional and vocational subject while conducting its training activities based on the guiding principle of contributing towards a prosperous society.

The Institute has taken a giant leap in the walk of philanthropy to fulfill its corporate social responsibility by joining hands with Smile Foundation - one such catalyst that works towards the needs of development while helping corporate in their social initiatives.

With multiple modes of partnerships like Payroll Giving, Cause Related Marketing, Direct Child Support and Youth Support, Smile Foundation helps corporate in strengthening their CSR programmes by letting them adopt, initiate or partner development projects.

Indian Institute of Photography, in partnership with Smile Foundation, will impart photography training to the underprivileged children associated with the NGO and beyond that the Institute will be granting a portion of the total revenue generated from all its training programmes to The Foundation.


While expressing his views on this important partnership, Mr.Rajesh Goyal, Director IIP, said, ‘’  For us, at Indian Institute of Photography, corporate responsibility is the way we do business but we see social responsibility as our solemn pledge to the community. The social responsibility that we have decided to fulfill through our partnership with Smile Foundation, involves charity work that has no direct financial benefits to the Institute. We have very minutely realized that the state alone could not solve the problems of communities; therefore it is the need of the hour to support volunteerism aimed at assisting the needy and the underprivileged. The Smile Foundation has changed the lives of thousands of underprivileged children while rendering exemplary services to the humanity. Through this partnership, we will do our best to bring all possible changes by our Photography Training Programmes’’.




Wednesday, 22 May 2013

Want to record life as it happens? Just get into the art of photography



The art of photography: an overview

Right since the art of photography came into existence, those working in this powerful medium; have been impacting society and human lives on a large scale. Those who record life’s precious moments, right from everyday life to the moments of historical importance are called photographers. In the contemporary scenario of careers for the youth, there are countless career paths which are open to photographers. As per the findings received from the leading professional career counselors, there is no dearth in demand for highly-skilled and professional photographers.

How to master this art?

Needless to say that there is competition in this walk of life also like other professions but if you want to get success as a professional photographer, you need sharp your technical skills, innate creativity, imagination and the ability to stay on top of new technologies by getting trained at the country’s best photography institute where qualified trainers in photography will make you learn the culture, common practices and requirements of your area of specialization putting you years ahead of your competitors.

Areas of specialization

The art of photography has a vast magnitude and cannot be summarized in a few paragraphs; still some of the main areas of specialization recommended for professional photographers include architectural, commercial, editorial, fashion, fine art, medical/scientific, movie stills, nature/ environment, photojournalism, sports, underwater/marine and wedding/portrait. You can do your specialization as per you interest and inclination.

It’s the choice of institute that really can make a difference

It is quite logical to say that the institute that you choose for any kid of professional course simply determines both your success and future. Therefore, it is both advisable and recommended that you should make the choice wisely. The market around you is already flooded with so-called photography institutes but only the best can live up to your expectations. You need the masters as your trainers and the best infrastructure as your work stations. In the contemporary times, Indian Institute of Photography is undisputedly a leading name in imparting high quality photography training and the best photography institute in the national capital region.

Website: www.iipedu.com