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EDUCATION

WELCOME TO THE
CANON ACADEMY

Experience hands-on learning and training with Canon Academy Photo.

WELCOME TO THE
CANON ACADEMY

Get ready to be inspired through the Canon Academy!

The Canon Academy is dedicated to Canon users, where we offer practical experiences on a wide range of topics. We carry out our workshops with certified Canon trainers, so that you benefit from the knowledge and experience of our experts.

This inspiring journey will lead to your personal and creative development. Secure your place today and learn to take stunning pictures effortlessly, no matter the conditions.
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Why the Canon Academy?

The Canon Academy Photo programme ensures that you receive all the necessary photography skills for you to learn and master. This programme is made to inspire you and teaches you a range of tips and techniques from the best Canon trainers.

Here are only a few of the many more reasons why you should join this programme:

  • Quality learning from industry professionals that are Canon certified
  • Various classes to suit your skill set
  • Canon Academy T-Shirt
  • Certificate of participation
  • Network with other photographers by joining our Facebook community

How can you take part in the Canon Academy?

Once you purchase a Canon camera, you are now 4 simple steps away from starting your Canon Academy Journey.

  • Step1

    Open the box

  • Step 2

    Retrieve the voucher sticker number

  • Step 3

    Visit the Canon website

  • Step 4

    Register for the workshop for the date and place you prefer

What will you learn from the Canon Academy?

The Canon Academy Photo will give you a well-rounded learning experience as it utilizes both theoretical learning and hands-on, practical training sessions. You will learn all the basic skills you need in order to develop your personal and creative photography techniques. Boost your confidence by following our friendly trainers who will teach you top tips and tricks and take you through everything from the exposure triangle to composition, lighting, focus and much much more.

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Meet our Trainers

Our trainers are great professionals in their fields and come from all over Africa. They have the necessary experience and knowledge to provide you with the greatest Canon Academy experience possible.

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    Osse Greca Sinare

    Travel Photographer
    Dar El Salam
    Tanzania

  • Abate Damte

    Portrait & Wedding Photographer

    Addis Ababa
    Ethiopia

  • Rodney Quarcoo

    Documentary Photographer

    Accra
    Ghana

  • Seibou Traore

    Portrait Photographer

    Abidjan
    Ivory Coast

  • Ben Mwangi

    Sports Photographer

    Nairobi
    Kenya

  • Georgina Goodwin

    Documentary Photographer

    Nairobi
    Kenya

  • Teddy Mitchener

    Portrait & Fashion Photographer

    Nairobi
    Kenya

  • Wahid Tajani

    Portrait Photographer

    Casablanca
    Morocco

  • Fouad Belkacem

    Portrait Photographer

    Oran
    Algeria

  • Edward Nwakuche

    Portrait & Wedding Photographer

    Enugu
    Nigeria

  • Sid Ahmed Hameg

    Commercial Photographer

    Algiers
    Algeria

  • Fredrick Ochieng

    Documentary Photographer

    Nairobi
    Kenya

  • Watsemba Miriam

    Documentary Photographer
    Kampala
    Uganda

  • Austen Udoh

    Portrait & Fashion Photographer

    Lagos
    Nigeria

  • Leke Alabi Isama

    Documentary Photographer

    Lagos
    Nigeria

  • FAQ

    1. I am facing some difficulties registering for my session, what do you I do?

    Kindly send us an email on: canonacademy@canon-cna.com and we will assist you with your registration process.

    2. Should I attend the Canon Academy session with my Camera?

    Yes, one of the aims of the Canon Academy is to show you the full potential of your camera so you better understand how to take marvelous images.

    3. Will I receive a certificate?

    Yes, once you complete the session, you will receive a certificate.

    4. In case I was not able to attend the course I registered for; can I postpone for another upcoming session?

    Yes, that is definitely possible, just send us an email on: canonacademy@canon-cna.com explain your situation and we will help you with your registration.

    5. I am sharing my camera with another person, can we both attend the course together or not?

    Yes, that is definitely possible, just send us an email on: canonacademy@canon-cna.com explain your situation and we will help you with your registration.

    6. Is this an ongoing course, for how long is it and is there an advance level afterwards?

    Yes, once you register for your beginner course, you will attend a 1 time 3-hour workshop. If you wish to further develop your skills, then you can go for the intermediate level and after that the advance level by keeping an eye out on Canon Academy social media pages and registering online on our website.

    7. Is there an online Canon Academy session?

    Canon Academy sessions depend a lot on hands on and practical training which is why all our sessions are usually conducted physically rather than online. However, do check our website for the availability of online sessions that are sometimes offered.

    8. Do I need to bring a tripod or any other accessories to the course?

    If you have purchased other Canon accessories, then you are more than welcome to bring them along for your session. Our trainers would be more than happy to help you with any questions and support you might need with your Canon accessories.

    STAY IN TOUCH

    To stay updated about our latest workshops, events, technology, photography tips and inspirations do follow us on our social media accounts and join our Facebook community for a rich network of photographers and industry leaders.
    Want to talk to one of our Canon Academy Team members please email us: canonacademy@canon-cna.com