About us

THE PHOTO ACADEMY, in the beginning…

The adventure began back in 2008. Two photo enthusiasts met on a forum and wanted to share this precious art and craft, so they decided to promote photo classes. The project turned into two websites Lesphotographes.com & Lesphotographes.org, a magazine with advice, and classes with respected and committed photography teachers.

Lesphotographes.org grew and became THE PHOTO ACADEMY with a team of over 180 teaching photographers, a presence in 44 cities, 11 countries and with classes in 3 languages (EN/NL/FR). Today, based out of Paris, Brussels and London, the two founders – Raphaël and Maxime ­ continue to promote photography and develop THE PHOTO ACADEMY.

 

Our teaching approach:

Thanks to an array of practical and technical courses, we hope to pass along precious “know-how” so you can enjoy learning more about digital or film photography. We also offer an ample range of thematic courses (in the form of classes or workshops) involving some of the oldest types of photography, including historical and alternative techniques.

In our era of image based communications and with the multifaceted world of photography constantly evolving, we try to represent as many of the trends as possible and want our photographers to reflect that richness and diversity. That's why our team is composed of women and men with different expertise and approaches that reflects the world of photography today.

 

The team at your service:

THE PHOTO ACADEMY / LES PHOTOGRAPHES ORGANISATION in Paris, 19 quai de la Seine 75019 
THE PHOTO ACADEMY / LES PHOTOGRAPHES ORGANISATION in Brussels, rue Notre seigner, 11, 1000 Bruxelles
THE PHOTO ACADEMY / LES PHOTOGRAPHES ORGANISATION in Montreal, 3980 Saint-Denis, H2W 3M3

 
Teaching and customer service:
Telephone: +33 (0)182 88 77 77
(from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm, Monday-Friday)
E-mail: contact@thephotoacademy.com

Press relations and communications:
Telephone: +33(0)1 76 41 03 38
E-mail: presse@thephotoacademy.com

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Our clients' feedback

10/23/2018
5/5
" Great course. Instructor Adeel was knowledgeable, professional, and easy to unde ... "
10/22/2018
4.8/5
" Alex gave good instruction and answered all our questions. I just wish there was ... "
10/22/2018
5/5
" This course helped me to understand photograohy better, improving my technique w ... "
10/22/2018
5/5
" Certainly I would recommend Lewis. "
10/22/2018
5/5
" My class of portraits with Emily was beyond expectations, I really appreciated h ... "
10/22/2018
5/5
" thx Emily!! "
10/21/2018
4.5/5
" The place is a little hard to find. They could put up the address on the yellow ... "
10/21/2018
5/5
" Excellent course. Instructor Adeel is knowledgable, easy going and easy to under ... "
10/21/2018
4.8/5
" Adeel was able to break down difficult concepts into plain English and make it u ... "
10/21/2018
4.5/5
" As I have been the only person in class no 1- it would have been better if it wo ... "
10/16/2018
5/5
" Bruno was very friendley, approachable, obviously knowledgeable and it was great ... "
10/14/2018
5/5
" Kate was a wonderful instructor. She kept the class interesting and was very kno ... "
10/14/2018
5/5
" Spent a great evening learning all about composing and analyzing images in Munic ... "
10/11/2018
5/5
" Romain est captivant dans sa façon de nous apprendre la photo ! A l'écoute d ... "
10/10/2018
4.5/5
" the size of the group was perfect and the practice time was great. "
10/9/2018
5/5
" The photographer I was with, Maurizio Martorana, was incredibly helpful, he was ... "
10/9/2018
5/5
" I loved it, I felt Alnoor’s passion, experiencie and technique for photography ... "
10/8/2018
4.8/5
" Alex provides a good balance of lectures and practical time in his classes. He h ... "
10/8/2018
5/5
" Maurizio is amazing! I have learnt and achieved a few basics and tricks due to h ... "
10/8/2018
5/5
" What a fantastic teacher is Alnoor! He is very kind, competent and has the abili ... "

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