What do we have to offer?

  • Professional photography mentors with many years of experience
  • Real-time communication with a teacher
  • Theoretical materials that you can keep to refresh your knowledge
  • An interactive learning experience and instant feedback from your photography teacher
  • A large variety of courses for all skill levels and interests!

Choose your next photography course:

Meeting point

Gyeongbokgung Palace Station Exit #4

Monday - Friday from 5:00 pm to 11:30 pm / [email protected]


Seoul is certainly Korea's most exciting city! We love getting lost in this mega-metropolis and discovering new things. Even if you are a born and bred Seoulite, there is also something new to explore. This makes it perfect for photographers, as there's always a new challenge to take on. If you are looking to start your photography journey, then The Photo Academy is your best option! We have a range of brilliant photography courses in Seoul that are perfect for beginners. So grab your camera and join us!

What to Photograph in your city?

Awesome architecture, elegant parks, and super cool neighbourhoods: Seoul has a lot to offer photographers! Stroll around, camera in hand, and immerse yourself in the city. We are sure to have a course that satisfies your interests!

If you love Seoul's buildings as much as we do, then sign up to our Architecture Photography course. Our professional teachers will guide you through the optimal techniques when photographing Seoul's breathtaking buildings. Whether you are inspired by the futuristic Leeum Samsung Museum of Art or the historic Seunggasa Temple, these skills will take your photos to the next level. Do you prefer to photograph people? Then check out our Portrait course! Learn how to direct your model, frame your subject, and understand lighting. This is a really fun course that will impress your friends and family at your next social gathering! In no time at all, you will become a competent photographer with amazing portraiture skills.

We also have a wide array of live online courses. These include smartphone photography courses if you don't have an SLR camera, DSLR camera or film camera. Our 'Food Photography' course is ideal for foodies who want to make the most of Seoul's thriving culinary scene. You will learn the theory and techniques behind a successful food photograph. These skills will come in hand the next time you are snapping delicious food at Myeongdong's food markets or practicing your still life photography at home!

If you are a social media king or queen, our online course 'Level Up Your Like Game' will help improve your social media feed and promote your work. Next time you post a cool shot in Hannam-dong, you will be certain to get more likes and make a bigger impact!

Sign Up For Our Photography Courses and Online Courses!

Do you have a camera but don’t know how to use it properly? Eager to get out and shoot your city? Join one of our photography courses or buy a gift card for a friend! You don't need to have professional experience or a creative university degree. Have a look at our courses for beginners, including the online courses. You will learn new skills and techniques, from shutter speed to depth of field, and exposure to ISO. Our photographers will lead you across all technical terms, show you how to manage your camera settings and help you out with specific issues. By the end you will get the best use out of your camera :)