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Minimalist Photography for Instagram

A course by Emilio Chuliá Soler
Photographer, Architect and Instagrammer. Valencia, Spain.
Joined December 2017
, Photographer, Architect and Instagrammer

Learn the basics along with composition tricks to create unique photographs with your smartphone or professional camera

  • Best Seller Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 99% Positive reviews (364)
  • 5379 students
Minimalist Photography for Instagram

Learn the basics along with composition tricks to create unique photographs with your smartphone or professional camera

Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 99% Positive reviews (364)
  • 5379 students
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Level: Beginner
  • 15 Lessons (1h 53m)
  • Available from the app
  • Spanish, English, Portuguese, German, French, Italian
  • Unlimited access forever
  • Certificate upon completion of the course

How do you take great minimal photos on your smartphone or professional camera? In this course, photographer, architect, and Instagram expert Emilio Chuliá will teach you basic photography composition concepts, to capture minimalist style in your daily activities and share them on social media.

Delve into minimal photography, and learn all the tricks to compose engaging photographs, with the guidance of a professional that has worked for brands such as Mini, Huawei, Dior, Swatch, Ray-Ban, among others, as well as being an official Fujifilm collaborator.

About this course

Course table of contents

  • U1
    U1. Introduction
  • U2
    U2. Minimalism
  • U3
    U3. Minimalist composition, the basics
  • U4
    U4. Minimalist composition, the tricks
  • U5
    U5. Minimalist composition, yes but there is also ...
  • FP
    FP Final Project
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To begin, you will meet Emilio Chulià, he’ll tell you how he started in photography and how it changed his life. He will also share with you his greatest influences and sources of inspiration, which include architecture, music, film, and photography.

Discover the minimalist movement in photography, from its origins and main references. Then, learn the basic concepts of composition such as scale, light, color, numbers and rhythm, in a comparative exercise between already edited photographs and those of the original shot.

Emilio will teach you all his tricks to achieve the perfect composition for your minimalist photograph, by learning to find new angles when taking a photo, the best frame to fit your shot, and why you should go against the established rules, among other tips.

Discover the difference between a good and an exceptional image and what defines it, by understanding two factors: time and luck.

At the end of this course, you will have learned to create ideal minimalist photographs for Instagram, applying all your newfound knowledge to create a photographic series for your final project.

What is this course's project?

Create a photographic series of at least 5 photos, where each one tells a story, applying what you learned during the course.

Projects by course students

Who is it for?

This course is aimed at all photography enthusiasts who want to discover the world of minimalist photography.

What you need

To complete this course you do not need any previous knowledge.

All you need is a camera, either a mobile phone or a professional SLR camera.


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Emilio Chuliá Soler

A course by Emilio Chuliá Soler

Photographer, Architect and Instagrammer

Emilio Chulià was born in Valencia (Spain) and studied architecture at the Polytechnic University of Valencia. His connection with photography occurred on Instagram six years ago, where he shares his interest in the perception of the things that surround him and connects with his surroundings by showing its beauty.

Since then, he has been recognized nationally and internationally and among his prizes he has won the "Best Spanish Architecture Account on Instagram" in 2015. He has also collaborated for brands such as Mini, Swatch, Bombay-Sapphire, Royal Caribbean, Fuji, DS-Automobiles, Ray-Ban, Hermenegildo Zegna, Jaguar, BMW, Dior, Huawei, among many others.

He is currently collaborates with Fujifilm as a camera tester for his X-T20 series.


  • U1


    • Presentation
    • My Influences
  • U2


    • The what, the why and the why
    • The art of trimming, insinuating and inspiring
  • U3

    Minimalist composition, the basics

    • Scale
    • Light
    • Colour
    • The numbers
    • Rhythm
  • U4

    Minimalist composition, the tricks

    • The frame
    • The rebellion
    • The point of view
    • Counterflow
  • U5

    Minimalist composition, yes but there is also ...

    • Time
    • Luck
  • FP

    Final Project

    • Introduction to minimalist photographic composition

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Minimalist Photography for Instagram. A Photography, and Video course by Emilio Chuliá Soler Best Seller

Minimalist Photography for Instagram

A course by Emilio Chuliá Soler
Photographer, Architect and Instagrammer. Valencia, Spain.
Joined December 2017
  • 99% Positive reviews (364)
  • 5379 students