Architecture Photography
Product Photography
People Photography
Architecture Photography
Underwater Photography
Fashion Photography
Architecture and Interior Photography
Wildlife Photography
Automobile Photography
Food Photography
Ultra-Violet Photography
 Automobile Photography
Architecture and Interior Photography
Architecture and Interior Photography
Fashion Photography
 Travel and Nature Photography
 Pet Photography
Pparizad - Fashion Photography
Saurabh Kolekar Product Photography
S N Ajith Underwater Photography
S N Ajith Underwater Photography
Kiran Wild Life Photography

The Light & Life Story


Iqbal Mohamed and Anuradha, founded Light and Life Academy on the day of the equinox. Naturally, it is equal measure teaching and learning. It is the exact balance of a school and a home. It is a synergy of well-structured curriculum and free-willed study. It encourages classroom and corridor learning; theory and practical, just the same.

At Light & Life Academy, the belief is that images are created by what you observe and by what you intuit. The Academy's every endeavour, therefore, is to go beyond a thorough understanding of the art & science of photography, towards awakening and nurturing each individual's unique vision and inner vision as is symbolised in the logo.

Light & Life Academy is a not-for-profit education trust, set up in Ooty, India, with the initial support of Kodak India & Eastman Kodak, USA in the year 2001.

Professional Photography Courses

PG Diploma in Professional Photography

PG Diploma in Professional Photography course is designed to lay the foundations in sound technique and give wings of imagination to fly. The curriculum is thoughtful and comprehensive.

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PG Diploma in Professional Photography
Travel & Nature Photography

Travel Photography is about capturing the essence of a place and its people. While Nature Photography is about capturing the mood of a natural scene, from landscapes and seascapes to close-ups.

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Travel Photography
Custom Designed Courses

Upon request from corporates, media houses, advertising agencies and special interest groups, Light & Life Academy is open to the idea of designing special courses to suit stated requirements. Those interested, please contact administration@llacademy.org

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Professional Photojournalism

Campus

LLA Big Studio

Light and Life Academy is perched on a mountaintop about 7000 ft. above sea level near Ooty,Tamil Nadu, India, with a spectacular view of the Ketti valley, arguably the second largest inhabited valley in the world. It's a calm, peaceful 40,000 sq ft theater in the lap of Mother Nature with up to three seasons visiting it every day. Know more….

Testimonials

Life @ LLA

Extremely popular with students over the years, Sudhanva Atri, was at LLA this year too, to take a session on portable flash. This time was no different. The students were simply hooked!

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Pinhole Photography! A session that brings out the artist in you! A technique that gives a painterly effect to the images was first tried out hundreds of years ago, around the 4 - 5th Century BC.

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The students of photojournalism had their first hands-on session with Mr. Desikan Krishnan a photojournalist with around 40 years of experience in the Media.

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“There is no love sincerer than the love of food." - George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman. An interesting day at LLA, when ‘rolls’ were reversed - Students donned the Chefs hats and took over the kitchen.

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Students and Staff ushered in the day on an auspicious note with a colourful puja at the Admin Block..

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Shailja Bhatnagar a talented photographer, had a keen interest in Fine Arts right from her school days.

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Amidst the hectic schedules, classes, assignments, shoots, submissions and critique sessions we still found time for some interesting extra-curricular activities on campus last month.

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The preparations for Ganesh Chaturthi started a day before the actual festival day, when the students gave shape to their imagination by creating with their own hands, an endearingly beautiful, environment-friendly Ganesha idol using organic clay and coconuts.

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