Become a photographic and video content creator through Pratt’s Photography and Video Certificate.  Shoot and retouch photographs for a wide range of genres. Create videos for commercial and art applications. From pre-production to post-production, develop a workflow while building and refining your portfolio/showreel.

Certificate Fee

$100, non-refundable

Required: Three Video Classes

PMPH-508 Visual Language for Video

PMCG-509 Video Editing: Premiere Pro

PMPH-507 Fashion Video Production

PMCG-506 Video Art

Required: Three Photography Classes

PMCG-500 Introduction to Digital Photography and Adobe Lightroom

PMCG 422 Introduction to Photoshop

PMCG 425 Photoshop Advanced

PMPH 472 The Grammar of Photography

PMPH 518 Fashion Photography

PMPH 485 Photographic Lighting

PMPH 525 Developing Your Personal Vision

Questions? Contact prostudy@pratt.edu.

Upcoming Courses

Courses

As photographers, we want to create images that bear the imprint of our thoughts, values, and experiences. The decisions we make-where to stand, when to press the shutter, and how to arrange the subject within the frame-provide an entry point revealing the photographer as subject.


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Develop a compelling visual style for fashion videos with an understanding of its commercial applications while gaining video production and visual storytelling skills.


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Explore the fundamentals of digital photography. Learn camera usage, composition, control of the image and output through Adobe Bridge and Lightroom, with an emphasis on lighting and personal vision.


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Learn the tools and develop techniques in Adobe Photoshop, the premier image-editing program used by professionals for image/photo color correction, retouching, compositing, and more. Gain the skills and confidence to work with this versatile program. Develop portfolio pieces.


January 19, 2021 to April 6, 2021, Hybrid/ Manhattan
Master the fundamentals of working with a variety of lighting systems and techniques for studio and location photography, including existing light that is enhanced by fill cards, reflectors, and flash, tungsten, and studio strobes with umbrellas, and softboxes.


January 23, 2021 to April 10, 2021, Pratt Manhattan
Go beyond the basics and unleash the full potential of Adobe Photoshop. Produce seamless images for a multitude of industries with this versatile application.


January 20, 2021 to April 7, 2021, Online
Analyze the challenges and potential solutions involved in photographical composition. Investigate how photographers say what they say based primarily on ideas suggested in the seminal writing on photography, John Szarkowski's The Photographer's Eye.


January 25, 2021 to April 5, 2021, Online
Create video art. Learn basic video production techniques, including camera movement, storyboarding, and editing.


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Edit footage and tell your stories. Learn the aesthetics of video editing by connecting sequences and how to refine projects by applying color corrections, special effects, and graphics.


January 25, 2021 to April 5, 2021, Online

Certificate Programs

Register for any course individually or join the certificate program!Become a photographic and video content creator through Pratt's Photography and Video Certificate. Shoot and retouch photographs for a wide range of genres. Create videos for commercial and art applications. From pre-production to post-production, develop a workflow while building and refining your portfolio/showreel.Certificate Fee$100, non-refundableRequired: Three Video ClassesPMPH-508 Visual Language for VideoPMCG-509Video Editing: Premiere ProPMPH-507Fashion Video ProductionPMCG-506 Video ArtRequired: Three Photography ClassesPMCG-500 Introduction to Digital Photography and Adobe LightroomPMCG 422 Introduction to PhotoshopPMCG 425 Photoshop AdvancedPMPH 472 The Grammar of PhotographyPMPH 518 Fashion PhotographyPMPH 485 Photographic LightingPMPH 525 Developing Your Personal Vision