Master’s Digital Photography School (MDPS)

A Little About Us

Welcome to Master’s Digital Photography School (MDPS), the premier photography institute located in the heart of Mumbai. Our mission is to empower aspiring photographers to unlock their creative potential through comprehensive training in both technical skills and artistic vision. With a blend of experienced mentors and hands-on experiences, we guide students to master the craft and inspire them to capture life’s beauty and stories

Our Founders

Dharmesh Sachde

Founder and Director

Dharmesh is a renowned photographer and educator with nearly 20 years of experience. He excels in capturing celebrities, sports figures, and high-profile events. Having trained over 4,500 students and spoken at TEDx HR College, he continues to mentor photographers through MDPS and contributes to Hunnarbaaz, supporting Skill India.

Fatima Dharmesh Sachde

Director

Fatima combines her passion for photography and education with 12 years of experience. She specializes in portraits and wildlife photography, teaching both technical and creative skills. As a co-founder of MDPS, she guides aspiring photographers with her expertise and love for storytelling.

Our Courses

At MDPS, we offer a variety of courses designed to cater to both beginners and advanced photographers. Our courses cover:

  • Brief History of Photography: Understanding the evolution and various genres of photography.
  • Types of Cameras: Advantages and roles of different cameras.
  • Major Controls on Camera: Shutter, aperture, and their effects.
  • Depth of Field: Effective usage and factors affecting it.
  • Understanding Light: Types, quality, direction, and color of light.
  • Exposure: Manual mode settings, controlling parameters, and exploring different exposure modes.
  • Lens: Types of lenses and selecting the right one for various subjects.
  • Portrait & Landscape Photography: Techniques, exposure modes, lens choices, and use of reflectors.
  • Use of Flash in Photography: Portable flash, studio lighting setup, and light modifiers.

MDPS Top Photography Institute

At MDPS, we offer a variety of courses designed to cater to both beginners and advanced photographers. Our courses cover:

  • Brief History of Photography: Understanding the evolution and various genres of photography.
  • Types of Cameras: Advantages and roles of different cameras.
  • Major Controls on Camera: Shutter, aperture, and their effects.
  • Depth of Field: Effective usage and factors affecting it.
  • Understanding Light: Types, quality, direction, and color of light.
  • Exposure: Manual mode settings, controlling parameters, and exploring different exposure modes.
  • Lens: Types of lenses and selecting the right one for various subjects.
  • Portrait & Landscape Photography: Techniques, exposure modes, lens choices, and use of reflectors.
  • Use of Flash in Photography: Portable flash, studio lighting setup, and light modifiers.

Our TEDx Journey: Inspiring Moments and Insights

Our Teaching Methodology

Our methodology includes a combination of lectures, slideshows, and both indoor and outdoor photo shoots. We maintain a small class size to ensure personal attention for each student. Additionally, we offer interactive critique sessions conducted by industry professionals, providing personalized feedback to help students improve their skills and become impressive photographers.

Owing a DSLR is not enough; you also need to know its functions and uses better, in order to capture an excellent photograph. The best part about our institute is that you can learn photography with us even if you do not own a Digital SLR because we share one with you to help you learn in the courses.

Our Mission

At Master’s Digital Photography School, our mission is to empower aspiring photographers to unlock their creative potential. We provide comprehensive training in technical skills and artistic vision, guiding students to master the craft. With experienced mentors and hands-on experiences, we inspire students to capture life’s beauty and stories. Join us and start your transformative journey in the world of photography.

OUR PORTFOLIO

Testimonials

Enrolling at MDPS was a transformative experience for me. Under Dharmesh Sachde’s expert guidance, I learned not just technical skills but also the artistry behind photography. The interactive critique sessions with industry experts were invaluable, pushing me to refine my style and technique. Today, I confidently pursue photography as a profession, thanks to MDPS.

Sarah Thompson

I had no prior experience with a DSLR, but MDPS provided me with one and taught me everything from the basics to advanced techniques. Fatima Dharmesh Sachde’s passion for photography is infectious, and her personalized feedback helped me improve significantly. MDPS truly lives up to its reputation as Mumbai’s best photography institute

Emily Jackson

At MDPS, I not only learned technical skills but also gained confidence in my creative abilities. The supportive environment and constructive feedback from mentors helped me grow from an amateur enthusiast to a professional photographer. The comprehensive curriculum and interactive sessions kept me engaged and motivated throughout my course.

Ethan Wilson

Frequently Asked Questions

MDPS offers modern infrastructure, experienced faculty, and hands-on learning opportunities that transform amateurs into professionals.

No, MDPS provides DSLR cameras for learning purposes, ensuring every student has access to the equipment they need.

Critique sessions at MDPS are interactive and led by industry experts, providing invaluable feedback to enhance your photography skills.

Absolutely! MDPS caters to beginners and helps them progress from fundamental techniques to advanced photography skills.

MDPS graduates have pursued successful careers in various photography fields, from fashion and weddings to journalism and wildlife photography.