i want to SHARE MY EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION WITH YOU! THESE TWO WORKSHOPS WERE DESIGNED TO MEET YOU WHERE YOU ARE, AND RAISE YOU TO THE NEXT LEVEL!
I have a 4 year degree IN PHOTOGRAPHY | I have years of industry experience in commercial + wedding photography | I have 5 years of experience as an educator | I want to elevate your technical abilities and send you on, creatively recharged, armed with new skills and knowledge—LET’S DO THIS!
I am hosting 2 separate workshops this year. Continue reading below to discover which one is the best fit for you at this point in your career
by Summer Soelberg
SATURDAY APRIL 13TH 2019 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Are you just getting into your photography groove? Do you want to start with the basics and set your business up right? Are you a small business owner or blogger who needs to create High Quality Content? Do you want to shoot weddings? THIS IS FOR YOU! This course will provide attendees with a technical foundation for their photography business.
In this course we will discuss:
Shooting in Manual Mode (How to Use Your Camera)
Lighting techniques in ambient and natural light
Equipment and Subscriptions for your business
Workflow from import to delivery
Editing in Lightroom
Wedding Day Procedure (how to shoot a wedding)
Social Media Marketing
Client care and interactions
Protecting yourself and your business
Q & A
This workshop will include 8 hours of total education with 3 beautiful wedding-related shoots so you leave with material for your portfolio and social media as well as information and knowledge so you feel confident booking clients and running your business!
Lunch + Goodies throughout the day will be provided!
*Attendees should have a DSLR camera and an interest in photography.
$300 deposit is due to reserve your seat, payment may be made in full at the time of booking or in 2 payments of $300 (first payment due immediately second payment due April 1st)
*SIGN UP WITH A FRIEND FOR $50 OFF!
ADVANCED PHOTOGRAPHY RETREAT
by Summer Soelberg
Featuring Guest Teacher: Kenna (Fullmer) Bangerter
Thursday May 16th-Saturday May 18th 2019
If you are an industry professional who wants to go above and beyond with your work THIS IS FOR YOU! This is an all inclusive, immersive, creative bootcamp for you to take your photo skills to the next level.
This workshop is for individuals who want to increase their technical knowledge and skill-set with shooting, lighting, and editing. This workshop is geared towards photographers who have an interest in commercial, fashion and/or studio work as well as photographers who want to be better at running their business and improving their work overall. THIS IS NOT JUST A SET OF STYLED SHOOTS. This is in-depth curriculum to give attendees as much knowledge, exposure, and experience as we can pack into 30 hours!
I will be teaching you things I paid tens of thousands of dollars learning in school—-for a FRACTION of that cost.
demonstrations + Discussion topics will include:
Improving your client’s experience
Marketing and Social Media
Protecting Yourself and Your business
How to Approach Boudoir
Video shooting + editing 101 BY GUEST TEACHER: KENNA (FULLMER) BANGERTER
Advanced Photoshop Editing
Commercial Vs Wedding Photography
3 studio shoots + 3 Natural light shoots *shoots will include a mix of commercial, fashion, and wedding industry themes.
Q & A
All meals and lodging will be provided. Attendees are responsible to get themselves to and from the retreat.
Everyone will leave with editable copies of Summer’s Contract, guided notes from the lectures, and content to send to clients before + after shooting.
The Retreat will be 2 nights, with the second night being **optional
This is an ADVANCED photo course. Attendees should:
Know how to use her own camera/shoot in manual mode
Be comfortable using Lightroom
Have experience shooting portraits (couples or otherwise) in natural and ambient light situations.
**(Day three will be a brief, final Q&A session first thing in the morning followed by goodbyes—- I mostly want to avoid having all the attendees driving home late at night after a busy and long day of learning and shooting the rate will not change for attendees who choose to skip sleeping there the second night, and leave at the end of day two)
*SIGN UP WITH A FRIEND FOR $50 OFF!!