Advanced master and documentary photography: portrait, reportage and author


Program Description

A professional photographer, in addition to the theoretical and techniques to be able to make a good picture, very specific knowledge of each of the photographic genres to be considered as such capabilities require. It is necessary to achieve working with professional photographers and specialists in each to discover the secrets and peculiarities of the same.

But there are some of these genres that allow a photographer to have a global perspective enabling it in the profession, both professionally and personally. Two of these basic genres that complement and meet the basis of what can and should know how a photographer, portrait photography are the reporting and the ability to deliver a speech.

For the portrait meticulous and highly professional technical capacity required, but both know what each character can get in on an image to explain what they want to show. The report is linked to the essence of photography and the basis of the professional photographer and social function, which is to tell stories through images. The control of both disciplines, combined with the ability to do so in a personal way and from the point of view itself featuring photograph of the author, are the basis of a real photographer and allow it to tackle almost any professional challenge.


This master aims that students already started in photography can begin a process of specialization in key genres, portrait photography and Editorial Report on the one hand, and the Documentary and Reportage Photography by another which, together with the staff training style through the Art Photography, they can serve as a basis to continue on his own professional career or to pursue other specialties from a much stronger starting point.

To accomplish projects are accompanied by sessions of theoretical and conceptual work in which the student is faced with the real and specific problems of each gender to be able to make a real professional job.

It is a practical program in which you work from professional assignments where students must make their own decisions, with the help of professionals who through their experience explain the outlets that exist within each sector to discover their skills and overcome their limitations.

In this way each student at the end of the program, have completed a large number of photographs that make up a personal portfolio, which supervised by the Pedagogical Director will use to present their work in a professional environment.

Addressed to

Graduates and graduates with experience in photography by creditable academic curriculum and / or portfolio who want to deepen technical specializations and general photography. Otherwise, it is necessary to take the Degree / Photography course.

Access and Degree

Access university degree (bachelor or graduate degree) and internal selection process. own master's degree awarded by the Universitat Abat Oliva CEU is obtained.

Curricular Itinerary

This master's degree is the result of combining the academic curricula of postgraduate Advanced Photography and Documentary Photography and Applied Report.

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Last updated Nov 2015

About the School

En este nuevo escenario, mucho más exigente y que plantea sus propias necesidades, el principal objetivo de Idep Barcelona es formar a los mejores profesionales en el entorno del Diseño y la comunicac ... Read More

En este nuevo escenario, mucho más exigente y que plantea sus propias necesidades, el principal objetivo de Idep Barcelona es formar a los mejores profesionales en el entorno del Diseño y la comunicación gráfica y audiovisual, del Diseño y la imagen de moda y de la Fotografía y creación contemporánea. Una nueva generación de creativos que reúna, además de los conocimientos técnicos necesarios para utilizar con eficacia las herramientas más avanzadas, una visión contemporánea de las nuevas tendencias conceptuales. De esta manera, facilitamos su incorporación al mercado laboral en las mejores condiciones. Read less