• mentoring for wedding photographers wedding photo albums

    Album Sales


    Wedding photos aren’t meant to live on an iPhone. They’re best viewed with friends and family in an album that can be passed around for years to come. In this session, we’ll help you streamline your album design and sales process to make your clients walk out the door happy and also increase your bottom…

  • mentoring for wedding photographers learn astrophotography



    In this session, we’ll provide you with all the tips and techniques we’ve learned over the past six years shooting astro portraits to help you pull it off on the wedding day.

  • mentoring for wedding photographers awards and publications

    Contests, Awards, Publications & Social Media


    There are a ton of reasons we submit to photography contests, and they’re not the reasons most photographers think. In this session, we’ll show you how having a presence on award websites can help bolster your business and separate you from the rest of the photographers in your market. Topics covered include: Why, when, where…

  • mentoring for wedding photographers cultivating your branding

    Cultivating Your Brand


    Your brand is so much more than a logo. It’s your photo style, the way you write, the way you speak, the way you act, the way you dress, the way you communicate with your clients and other vendors and so, so much more. In this session, we’ll help you cultivate your own unique brand…

  • mentoring for wedding photographers curating your client experience

    Curating Your Client Experience


    Aside from the coordinator, the photographer is the person who spends the most time with the couple throughout the entire wedding planning journey. Not only on the wedding day, but in the months leading up to the wedding and afterward throughout the post production and print sales process. In this session, we’ll discuss how to…

  • mentoring for wedding photographers finding your ideal client

    Finding Your Ideal Client


    The prevailing wisdom in our industry is that you have to shoot for your clients, not for yourself. We would argue that those two things are not mutually exclusive. When you find the clients who really dig your style, and want you for you, your life becomes so much more enjoyable. In this session, we’ll…

  • mentoring for wedding photographers inspiration and mindset

    Inspiration + Mindset


    We don’t get paid because we have a nice camera. Every wedding guest has a nice camera in their pocket. We get paid because of the unique way we see the world. In this session, we’ll help to guide you in finding your own creative voice so that you can stand out from the rest of the photographers in your market.

  • mentoring for wedding photographers generating leads

    Lead Generation


    One of the most common struggles of business owners is attracting new clients. In this session, we’ll help you open up new channels for finding your future customers. Topics covered include: Figuring out where to put your efforts. Turning your past clients into lead generating machines. Building relationships with venues, planners and other vendors. Plus…

  • mentoring for wedding photographers nighttime wedding portraits

    Nighttime Portraits


    Nighttime is our favorite time to shoot portraits. There’s no ambient light to contend with, so the world is your studio. A blank canvas. In this session, we’ll provide you with a myriad of ideas for how to take your creativity to the next level and blow your clients minds by shooting after dark. Topics…

  • mentoring for wedding photographers shooting portraits in midday sun

    Overpowering the Sun with OCF


    As wedding photographers, we frequently have to take portraits during the middle of the day when the sun is high in the sky. And here in Colorado, we have 300 days of sun each year, so this is no easy task. How do you handle it? In this session, we’ll take you through our three…

  • mentoring for wedding photographers editing and post production

    Post Production


    As photographers, we do our best to nail our shots at the time of capture. That said, there’s only so much that can be done in-camera. Most of us need to coax our images into their fullest potential during the editing phase. In this session, we’ll show you exactly how we go from SOOC (straight…

  • mentoring for wedding photographers reception lighting

    Reception Lighting


    Receptions can be tough to light. No two venues are the same and you have to deal with an infinite combination of various lighting conditions. How do you pull it off? In this session, we’ll take you through our thought process as we enter a reception room, diagnose the ambient light and decide on one…

  • mentoring for wedding photographers shooting portraits at sunset and blue hour

    Sunset + BH Portraits


    Ah, sunset. It’s hard to take a bad photo when there’s a majestic wave cloud looming orange over the Rockies. But how do you push your creativity beyond the obvious? In this session, we’ll take you from golden hour to blue hour and the rapidly changing lighting conditions in between.  Topics covered: How to make…

  • mentoring for wedding photographers building your website

    Website Review


    Your website is the first point of contact for most of your prospective clients and you want to make a good first impression. In this session, we’ll do a deep dive into your website and help you determine what changes you might want to make to improve your conversion rate. Topics covered include: Focusing your…

  • mentoring for wedding photographers wedding photojournalism

    Wedding Photojournalism


    While it’s the creative portraiture that typically attracts future clients, it’s the real moments that mean the most to couples once they receive their full galleries. In this session, we’ll discuss capturing the true emotion of the day without manipulating or controlling anything.