Hoping for some specialized instruction from our speakers? Master Classes and styled shoots are the perfect add-on to your Hybrid Collective registration. Enjoy a mini-workshop with your favorite photographer during the convention in a smaller group!
The ARTE of an Intimate Portrait is an extraordinary masterclass with world renowned, award winning, celebrity photographer, Elizabeth Messina. The immersive class is focused on the ARTE of creating stunning boudoir images of a woman. Elizabeth’s adoration & respect for the women she captures is evident in her images.
Learn how with thoughtful creative direction & meaningful connection she is able to honor & capture a woman in real time. Her tips and techniques will help elevate the quality of your images & your connection to the process. You will learn how light, and the nuances of posing variations led to impactful & gorgeous photographs. There will be unexpected surprises for
participants in the class.
A truly unique master class that warmly invites you to step into the enchanting world of film photography. Whether you're a seasoned film photographer or just beginning your creative journey, this class is your creative haven, where your imagination knows no bounds. Prepare to unlock the magic of double exposures, embrace the whimsy of plastic cameras, and immerse yourself in the hands-on joy of film photography. What truly sets 'Film Magic' apart is that it's not your typical class where you're just an observer. You'll be capturing diverse models right alongside Jennifer, your creative partner. Together, she'll help you craft your unique shots, explore fresh ideas, and discover easy tools to infuse fun into your photography. Nurturing your creative spirit is your unique tool for shaping a voice and perspective that's entirely your own, setting you apart, and making your personal and creative work truly distinctive. You'll not only leave with amazing images but also a fresh, invigorated
This fiery class is for the photographer who's ready for a no BS and zero gatekeeping, immersive class that centers around how to stop playing small in your current market, and make the big leap in your business and life to enter a season of winning. You'll learn how cultivate relationships with creative partners that are genuine and fruitful, how to serve your clients better, tangible ways to be creatively, emotionally and financially fulfilled, and most importantly - discuss the mindsets and behaviors required to keep elevating to the next level and work within a business that is sustainable in every way. If you're ready to hear straight from the source how to play the game in your favor, this class is the key to unlocking your full potential.
There is more to a successful wedding photography business than just taking pretty photos. In this master class we will walk through determining what we’ve found to be the most critical elements to breaking into the luxury market, and creating an intentional brand and business. We will deep dive into the business aspects to help you achieve your goals, and walk you through how we went from just booking whatever came in to booking the weddings that excite us. We will guide you through how we produce work that brings us creative fulfillment, and how we have used that work to elevate our brand. You will have an opportunity to watch how we approach a shoot, and get an inside look at our thought process. Learn how we plan for each wedding day or editorial, and how preparation and groundwork has set us up for success not only with the clients and planners but also fueling our creativity. Learn from our journey (successes and mistakes) and the steps that we have taken to get where we are now.
You’ve just watched Elizabeth shoot and now it’s your turn to shoot her exact set-up and have personalized instruction and coaching from Elizabeth while you are behind the camera. Everyone will get at least 10 mins of 1.1 time with the model and Elizabeth. When you are not shooting, it’s the perfect time to learn from watching the other attendees being coached as well. Elizabeth will also have several flat lay set-ups available for you to photograph for your portfolio.
This class is limited to 12 attendees and only available if you attended her earlier class on the same day.
creative outlook for your personal projects and client sessions. If you're looking for a creative and fun class that ignites your imagination, grants you permission to have fun, and encourages you to try new things, then this is the class for you. In the end, it's not just about the final masterpiece; it's about the thrilling journey of creativity.