Frequently Asked Questions
Leica Academy is close to downtown Athens, located in a very quiet area with large green spaces. It has a pleasant and friendly environment. It implements the most modern professional photography curriculum with high tech equipment, experienced teachers and established professional photographers.
There is always dynamic creativity in everyday operation with many activities for the students.
Leica Academy is the only vocational school in Greece specializing exclusively in professional photography. Hundreds of graduates from Leica Academy have gone on to great careers in professional photography in Greece and abroad over the last 27 years which makes us extremely proud.
We hope you will join us soon.
Yes, we think the most appropriate way to get a feeling for Leica Academy is to pay a visit to our School.
Every September and October, we welcome students and their families to visit us. Examine the facilities and discuss with teachers and school counselors.
You can visit Leica Academy any day if you first book a phone appointment to welcome you for the necessary guided tour by the teachers
The Leica Academy is easily accessible from Agios Ioannis Metro Station and trolley 4 from Kypseli – Agios Ioannis Trolley.
For your registration at Leica Academy you must submit a photocopy of a police ID or passport, a high school diploma photocopy and four passport size color photographs.
Class size is limited to 14 students.
Students need to have a DSLR camera, tripod and flash, laptop or fixed computer to successfully meet the requirements of the faculty.
For the Dark Chamber lesson, students will need to buy B/w films and B/w photographic papers for their prints, as well as work form and plastic gloves.
Each semester, students will need to print their selected photos and submit them to portfolios, also, cd’s, dvd’s and usb sticks are needed in the everyday life in the Academy.
Tuition for the 2017 – 2018 academic year is 4,000 euros.
Tuition fees include books and notes for all lessons, chemicals for the B/W Dark room and inks for digital printings.
For more information on how to pay tuition fees, you can contact the secretariat at 210 7525328.
Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, Union Pay.
10% discount for tuition fees paid in advance.
Please call us at 210 7525328. We suggest you call us before leaving home.
A portfolio consists of 10–15 images of your work (digital and print formats accepted) that best represent your current photographic skill level.