Munish Khanna Academy

Advance course

up to 80 session spread over about 6 months.


Intermediate- studio and outdoor lighting tutorials 30 sessions

Advance Studio practicals- 45 sessions


Studio lighting tutorials 20

portrait lighting techniques bobbi lane-Photographing cars- fernando escovar and earl crowe

1indoor lighting james schmelzer 45 mins 2 Light like a pro jerry day- 22:14

elinchrom- studio lighting-joe craig

photoflex lighting lessons

photoflex product demos

Studio lighting- 6 dvds /12hours

part 1

Studio lighting- 6 dvds /12hours

part 2

Studio lighting- 6 dvds /12hours

part 3

Studio lighting- 6 dvds /12hours

part 4

Studio lighting- 6 dvds /12hours

part 5

Studio lighting- 6 dvds /12hours

part 6

1.Portrait lighting

6 dvds /12hrs- 

2 Portrait lighting

6 dvds /12hrs

3 Portrait lighting-6 dvds /12hrs

4 Portrait lighting-6 dvds /12hrs

5 Portrait lighting-6 dvds /12hrs

6 Portrait lighting-6 dvds /12hrs

hollywood style lighting

Mark Daughn lighting 101

Quantum flash photography

Outdoors lighting tutorials 10

The war photographer-james nachway

national geographic- through the lens

national geographic- photographers

Tony Sweet's Visual Literacy 270 minutes

Outdoor lighting 6 dvds / 12 hrs

Outdoor lighting 6 dvds / 12 hrs

Outdoor lighting 6 dvds / 12 hrs

Outdoor lighting 6 dvds / 12 hrs

Outdoor lighting 6 dvds / 12 hrs

Outdoor lighting 6 dvds / 12 hrs




Studio Practicals 35

Portrait lighting demonstration

Portrait lighting practical 1

Portrait lighting practical 2

Shooting with one / multiple lights

furnishings/fabrics etc

Product 1 general

Product 2 cosmetics/perfumes

Products 3


Product 4 jewelry

Product 5 watches

Food 1 (tea time snacks pasteries)

Food 2

(cold drinks/wine/beer)

Food 3


How to shoot -paintings-practical

Product 6 shoes / sandals

general guidelines 1

Location lighting guidelines 2

Food guidelines 3

Product guidelines 4

Fashion guidelines 5

Fashion 1

Fashion  2

Fashion 3

Modeling portfolio #

couples-volunteers required


volunteers required

Do it yourself DIY 1



Interiors 1

Automobiles Bikes

smoke photography

splash photography

Photoshop 1

Photoshop 2 

Photoshop 3

Pro Model Shoot 1*

Pro Model Shoot 2*

Pro Model Shoot 3*

Pro Model Shoot 4*

Pro Model Shoot 5*

Evaluation 1

Evaluation 2

Evaluation 3

Evaluation 4

Evaluation 5

Outdoor Practicals 5

day for night effect

street photography

Practically understandingNatural light

outdoor Practicals

outstation/outskirts trip ^



  1. DIY-You get studio time to shoot on your own, any subject of your choice for any amount of time. You may discuss the concept and time slot beforehand for better planning and execution.
  2. *PMS-Paid Pro Model Shoot- the actual expenditure is divided amongst the participants. estimated cost with model and makeup artist is generally not more than rs. 2000-2500 per head for about 1.5 hour slot. Everyone shoots independently.
  3. # modeling portfolio- the cost towards the model and makeup artist is split amongst the participating students. Everyone gets to shoot under guidance.
  4. ^ The Trip cost is on actual expenditure basis and is optional.
  5. The fee does not cover Pro model shoot expenses, expenses incurred towards your studio slots for products/models etc or any other exhaustable material required during the practical sessions.
  6. The topics are not mentioned in the sequence these will be taught. Most of the topics are independent of one another and are scheduled in accordance with certain factors. 
  7. These topics are indicative. while the course proceeds, certain topics may be added or altered as per the requirement of the students.
  8. the Film tutorials are internationally sourced and not available online. 
  9. Almost all the sessions are conducted by munish khanna. However, at times certain sessions may be conducted by others who specialize in those areas or are specially trained to teach those topics. 
  10. For the expenses, you need to maintain a deposit of Rs.5000/- with mka which is adjusted as the expenses are made. Besides the course fee, all payments are towards the actual expenditures without any profits.
  11. Except for the camera all other equipment is available for use in the studio
  12. Besides the mentioned classes/topics, you will be required to undertake assignments and are expected to shoot on your own as well besides the time you spend at the academy.
  13. For this course you are expected to know the basics of photography