Photo of the Month Competition: May 2017

Every month we hold a competition with a different theme that gives you the chance to win a £100 voucher that can be redeemed against any of our courses. The competition is open to everyone. This month’s topic will be Shadows. […]

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Photography Student of the Month: April 2017

Every month we select a student that the tutors feel have showed an extraordinary amount of promise, passion and dedication. The student receives a £50 voucher that can be used against any of our courses. This month the winner is Yael Berkowicz who has recently attended our Beginners course. We sat down with Yael to learn how they got started in photography. […]

Masters of Photography: Philippe Halsman

In this edition of our Masters of Photography series, we discuss renowned portrait photographer and technical innovator Philippe Halsman. Born in 1906 in Riga, Latvia, Halsman’s career spanned four decades. His unique use of imagination, cropping and sharp focus ensured a prolific career across reportage and portraiture. Halsman’s intention and goal was to explore the human face ‘with psychological depth and honesty’. […]

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Students’ Images From Recent Photography Courses

If you are familiar with Photoion, then you will be well aware of the wide range of intensive courses and workshops which are available through our photography school, covering all disciplines and abilities. These courses and workshops teach everything from portrait, street, fashion, macro and glamour photography to studio lighting, photoshop and even nude art photography – there really is something for everyone! Below, we have selected some of the amazing photographs taken by students on our recent courses and workshops. These are photos which we have particularly enjoyed, and we hope they give an insight into what is possible when you sign up to a course or workshop with Photoion. […]

Cameras out for our next Street Portrait Photography Workshop

Back by popular demand, we are running another special Street Portrait Photography Workshop in London on June 18, this year. The first street portrait workshop was held in 2016 and proved to be very successful. Originally inspired by Photoion tutor Ion Paciu’s project, ‘People I didn’t Know’ – a collection of stunning portrait photographs he took of people out and about in the streets of London – those who took part in last year’s workshop came away with some wonderful portraits of complete strangers who’d agreed to pose for the students’ cameras on the day. […]

March 2017 Photo of the Month Winner

We are delighted to announce that the winner of the March 2017 Photo of the Month Competition is Lynn Doe with the photograph 'Creations Carpet'. Congratulations Lynn!

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Interview with the Photoion Awards 2016 first place winner – Dolores Mateo

One of the best things about releasing these award books is learning more about our students. Finding out what pushes them to pursue photography, and how they got started on their journey is always fascinating. This year we sat down with our 1st place winner, Dolores, to learn about their photography journey. […]

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Photoion Photography Awards 2016 – Who Are the Winners?

Today we are very proud to announce the winners of the Photoion Photography Awards 2016. The Photoion awards are a way for us to showcase and celebrate the amazing images produced by our students. Each year we choose a total of 50 images submitted throughout the year to be included in the final book. […]

Student of the Month – March 2017 – Windahl Finnigan

Hello Photoion students and photography fans, it’s time for another Student of the Month interview. Every month we choose one student who has shown great progress and we showcase their work and ask them about their photography journey so far. The winner also gets a £50 voucher to be redeemed against any of our courses. This month’s winner is Windahl Finnigan. We sat down with them to learn about their journey. […]

Photo of the Month Competition: April 2017

It’s time again for the Photo of the Month competition! Every month we hold a competition with a different theme that gives you the chance to win £100 in Photoion course vouchers. The competition is open to everyone. This month’s topic will be Self-Portrait. Self Portraits can be some of the most intimate and powerful images you will capture as a photographer, but they can also be the most daunting. As photographers, we are so used to living our lives behind the lens that it can be difficult to step in front of it. […]