Brand new to film? Or simply searching for some inspiration? There's a workshop for every level—and we are so thankful to be along for the ride.
Livermore, California | April 5, 2017
"Come hang with me for a full day and we will discuss anything and everything—I'm an open book! We will cover: branding, social media, networking, attracting your ideal client, organizing styled shoots, getting published, finding & seeing light, shooting film & hybrid & how to transition, editing & workflow, being efficient with your time, client interaction, a portfolio review, lots of film talk, how to shoot to get what you want, how I hustled to get to where I am today, & lastly, a styled shoot before sunset. These workshops are best for photographers with full knowledge of their camera and some experience with paid weddings and/or portrait sessions. Followups after the workshop with each attendee is also included."
Oregon Coast | April 24-27, 2017
"Join us on the serene Oregon Coast, where we will document 3 styled shoots and learn from industry-leading professionals about branding, marketing, social media along with film and digital workflows. Conversations will continue throughout class times to expand on using light, documenting weddings, working with your ideal clients, publications, booking destination weddings, styled shoots and how to work with planners/stylists and your film lab to execute business to the best of your ability. Leave the rat race of this industry behind to hone in your skill!"
Richmond, Virginia | June 12-15, 2017
"Throughout this workshop, our team will be creating situations and tasks involving the topics of: learning to see (composition), working with film and light, working with like-minded vendors/creatives and effectively communicating what you find beautiful to your clients in order to draw those who are drawn to, and resonate deeply with, your work. Lacy Geary will be designing three incredible wedding shoots, one lifestyle/engagement, and a floral vignette by Kelly Lenard, our florist for the week. All will be placed in the context of our incredible venue, Seven Springs, located just outside of Richmond, Virginia."
Manzanita, Oregon | August 28-31, 2017
"Taking place on the beautiful Northern Oregon Coast, this workshop will include stunning styled shoots, hikes to epic locations, portfolio reviews, start to finish edits, shooting film, branding, social media strategies and a team of industry leaders who will be on hand to give you advice and support during this 3-day adventure. Meet me on the Oregon coast to experience fellowship growth and inspiration all while immersing yourself in the rich, coastal enviornment!"
Coming Fall 2017
"For the Love of Film Collective is an educational resource that focuses on teaching the fundamentals needed to successfully start shooting film. The Collective seeks to provide you with the tools needed to develop your technique, understand the basics of film, establish a relationship with your film lab and, most importantly, successfully integrate film photography into your workflow. Workshop Curriculum: Pros & Cons of Film, How Film works, Cameras & Formats, Understanding Light & Exposure, How to Meter, Film Stocks & Rating, The Hybrid Workflow, Film & Flash, Pushing & Pulling Film, Shooting Indoor & Outdoors, Resources & much more."
North Garden, Virginia | September 6-7, 2017
"We want to go back to 'simple.' Back to creating an event that is about education, simplicity and community. Travel back to an old world feel with us at Pippin Hill Farm in North Garden, Virginia! This workshop will include 1-on-1 attention and hands-on teachings, film basics from loading film to sending it to your lab, multiple styled shoots, getting published and how to communicate with your lab! We understand film is a journey, it’s not a short trip. As a film photographer, you are always growing and evolving. That is why this workshop does not end when everyone goes home, but continues in a private group just for our attendees!"