ECAL is an art school based in Lausanne Switzerland focused on art and design. Between the different courses, ECAL has a Bachelor and a Master in photography. ECAL publish several books related to the school itself.
ECAL / Ecole cantonale d'art in Lausanne, which is listed in the top 10 art and design schools of the world, produces approximately ten books each year, including 1020 Renens, Choli Cholie, ECAL Graphic Design, Le Monde Automatic, Maximage Raster Guide, Walk with Pierre Hardy or the magazine Offline.
The Musée de l’Elysée in Lausanne is one of the very first European museums entirely dedicated to photography. Producing many publications alongside the museum's exhibitions and activities, the museum also self publish a photography magazine twice a year entitled ELSE.