ABOUT the FOTOfactory

International Institute of Photography the FOTOfactory is the most prestigious private educational Institute in the Netherlands, with English spoken photography courses and workshops. Our students are coming from all over the world to study photography at different levels. Our courses are presented in a relaxed atmosphere where student involvement is encouraged, feedback is important, and the instructors are always available to answer questions.

De beste fotografie opleiding of fotocursus. Photography education for beginners or advanced photographers.

Photography is going old school. Developing your own films and printing your own negatives in a darkroom feels like magic. During this workshop you are going to print your own digital image on analogue paper. And we guarantee you, it will be love at first site!

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summercourse

Always wanted to learn more about photography all shared with other students from around the world? Always dreamed to enjoy the city of Amsterdam during the summer? Our 5Day complete summer photography course is designed to cater for every level of competence; from complete novice to more advanced photographer.

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may

29apr - 7octapr 299:30 amoct 7Signature Development
9may10:00 am- 4:00 pmThird Year meeting
11may1:00 pm- 4:00 pmStart Full 3 Year Course
18may1:00 pm- 4:00 pmDarkroom experience
22may10:00 am- 6:00 pmBasic Photography Course (May)

june

29apr - 7octapr 299:30 amoct 7Signature Development
2jun9:30 am- 4:00 pmDocumentary Photography
9jun10:00 am- 4:00 pmPhotographic Development II
22jun9:30 am- 4:00 pmHistory & Analysis

july

29apr - 7octapr 299:30 amoct 7Signature Development
9jul6:00 pm- 11:00 pmFood & FotoWining & dining, Portfolio presentation.
16jul - 20jul 1610:00 amjul 20Basic Summer Course

august

29apr - 7octapr 299:30 amoct 7Signature Development

september

29apr - 7octapr 299:30 amoct 7Signature Development
11sep10:00 am- 6:00 pmBasic Photography Course
28sep - 21decsep 289:30 amdec 21Studio Techniques
28sep - 21decsep 2810:00 amdec 21Photographic Development I
De beste fotografie opleiding of fotocursus. Photography education for beginners or advanced photographers.

This program is designed for students who wish to pursue a career in photography and is English spoken. Every year a limited number of students will be admitted to start our professional Full 3 Year Course. This is your change. Our application procedure is now open.

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De beste fotografie opleiding of fotocursus. Photography education for beginners or advanced photographers.

When you want to learn more about photography all shared with other students from around the world. In a small group, you will learn about visual language, digital technique, studio and even B&W analogue photography. Printing in our Darkroom included.

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Remon van den Kommer

During the module Signature Development you will learn to talk and write about your work and also develop your ways of working consistent to who you are as a photographer. Writing an artist statement and building a body of work. Developing yourself, developing a signature.

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STUDENT WORK – IN PROGRESS

De beste fotografie opleiding of fotocursus. Photography education for beginners or advanced photographers.

NEIDE BASTOS

A portrait

made by
Neide Bastos
for the module Photographic Development I
(First Year) as part of a serie portraits.

ISO 1250 – 1/40 sec – F. 4.5 – 40mm f/2.8

natural light use

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