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I started photography in 2008 with my Konica Minolta camera and my first ever client via Craigslist.  Let's be real, the first few years were rough, but I just knew...

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Created by long-time photography educator, Rachel Vanoven, the Collective is a membership based program that brings new, educational content from not only Rachel herself, but other industry creatives and business specialists. Inside the Collective you'll find hours of video that will help grow your photography and your business and two new video every single MONTH!!!

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A short peek inside my method on the womb pose! In this mini e-workshop you'll have access to a group discussion board, a live recorded demo of the womb pose, and a quiz!

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The Womb Pose

Come along with me as we venture into the Scottish highlands for a family session! In this short excerpt from a Collective favorite you'll get to learn about  2 of my most go to family poses   

Family Mini 

Hands on Workshop

Teaching is a huge responsibility that I will never take lightly. My goal is never to have the learning end when the workshop ends, but to remain personally available to each and every photographer who takes a course with me. From observation styled Fly on the Wall workshops to intensive hands-on posing two day classes, I put my heart and soul into making sure that everyone leaves with their questions answered, problems solved, and skills exponentially increased.

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I've been teaching photography, mainly newborn photography, for nearly nine years...and the resounding problem that most photographers come to workshops with is lighting. (Followed closely by marketing, but that's another blog post!) But before we dive into the main problems I see, and how to fix them, take a look at my in-home natural light newborn set up from 2010....


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