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DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY COURSES in Victoria, BC and online—worldwide.

LIGTROOM and PHOTOSHOP EDITING COURSES for Beginners, Intermediate Amateurs and Pro Photographers.

My name is Andrzej Kielbowicz. I am a pro photographer with over 40 years of experience and I offer intensive group photography courses and one-on-one practical digital photography lessons for students in the Victoria area, including Langford Sidney, Sooke on Vancouver Island, as well as in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

My courses are designed to give you shortcuts to WOW photography and quick transition from confused beginner to successful advanced photographer. 

I am a photography and photo editing educator since 2007. A professional photographer and photojournalist since the late seventies. Former graphic designer with strong knowledge of pre-press and printing production.

I am on vacation so use my email to contact me.


  • NEW! training for in-house photographers for businesses
  • effective one-on-one private lessons
  • photography courses and workshops limited to 10 students
  • beginners, intermediate, advanced
  • organization of photos in Lightroom
  • Lightroom professional photo editing
  • Photoshop professional photo editing
  • all programs tailored to your needs
  • high quality visual presentation
  • professional tips and tricks
  • friendly critique of your photos
  • stimulating, creative assignments
  • free set of colour handouts in PDF
  • free photographic equipment purchase phone advice—for present, past and future photography students

Whole project—including program of the courses, handouts, website, and logo was exclusively created, designed, developed, and copyrighted © 2007-2022 by Andrzej Kielbowicz



photo courses Victoria BC

photo_ courses_onlineI am also avaialble for PORTRAIT SESSIONS. Fee starts from $195!

One-on-one (or two) ONLINE photography and Lightroom or Photoshop editing classes available at any level. Please check schedules and rates. I also do portraits, family, events, bodouir photography and journalist style wedding photography. Visit services.


Students will learn crucial camera settings. Technical and artistic components of digital photography will be discussed, demonstrated, and practiced under the instruction of a professional photographer. Enrol to get a solid intro to composition rules, lighting and pro tips for nature, people and travel photography. DSLR or mirrorless digital camera released in the last five years is required for this course.

Instructor: Andrew Kielbowicz

Juan de Fuca Recreation Centre — May 9 – 30 | 4 sessions | Mon 6:00–8:30pm
to register please call: 250.478.8384


New course at University of Victoria was restarted at March 14, 2022!
Check upcoming UVic Calendar

Travel and Street Photography Basics

How to overcome shyness when photographing people?
Why my landscape photos are pale and lifeless?
How do I select photos for Instagram or printed travel photo books?

You will also learn:
• how to set up your camera for travel photography
• how to use composition rules and lighting for gorgeous vistas or cityscapes
• how to capture the true emotion of people you will meet on your journey
We will analyze the work of masters of photography for inspiration and have a practical
photo walk in Victoria — the travel destination for many tourists from all over the world.

portrait-photography-classesAt my photojournalist times in Poland I had a privilege and pleasure to photographed people like Pope John II, Mother Theresa, Lech Walesa, Ray Charles, Miles Davis and many others.

I love to travel, socialize with people, listen to good music and watch great movies. I enjoy to study art of masters of painting and photography, always finding new inspirations in it. I work on ongoing photo project called "The Theatre of Daily Life" Recently I produced, designed and published four photo albums from the Philippines, Cambodia and Mexico containing over 400 images. Here is one of them: