in person photography workshops for female photographers



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MONTANA workshop seat

JULY 20-23, 2023

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Four days, three nights in an intimate group setting.
Come CONNECT with me and other photographers...
let's CREATE beautiful art... and COLLABORATE with each other to grow as storytellers. 


Big Sky Workshop

how to book

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date + time

Thursday, July 20-Sunday, July 23
*check-in anytime after 1pm Thursday, July 20
Workshop will officially start Thursday @2pm
check-out Sunday by 10am

workshop investment $2800

Workshop Location


$600 non-refundable retainer is due at booking to reserve your seat. Your remaining balance of $2300 will be due one month prior to workshop; June 20, 2023

*Once paid in full, seats are non-refundable, but may be sold at anytime

Big Sky, Montana

what's included

  • Three nights of lodging
  • Snacks, cocktails, and 8 meals provided
  • One styled family session 
  • One styled family/maternity/motherhood session 
  • Headshot adventures in the mountains 
  • Education & editing presentations
  • The Storyteller Collective Magazine & Swag Bag
  • Private FB group for our Montana girls
  • Laura's Embrace Preset tweaks + Golden Collection Filters

One styled family session at golden hour AND one styled motherhood session. I'll lead the sessions, and you will have the opportunity to shoot along side me, see how I run my sessions, and have my help with settings, lighting and anything you think of. We'll also cover a full presentation on my styling process. 

We'll shoot...

We'll adventure in Gallatin National Forrest, on our gorgeous private mountain property. Bring a fun outfit or use any of the dresses from my client closet. I'll have lots there for you to "shop." We'll all go out together and swap headshots. 

We'll adventure...

All snacks, drinks, cocktails & 5 home-cooked meals provided. My "retreat mom" Britt (the best chef & bartender) will be along to keep us well-fed 
We will all go out to dinner the last night. This is the only meal which will be the attendee's responsibility

We'll eat & drink...

Leave with new friendships, the Storyteller Collective magazine & an epic swag bag.
We'll also stay in touch before AND after the workshop via the Private FB group. 

We'll stay connected...

the details

We'll chat about ALL the things (nothing is off limits), while we enjoy snacks and drinks

  • Social media
  • Marketing
  • Styling (Style & Select) 
  • Finding your style as an artist 
  • Model calls 
  • Session workflow 
  • Creating and capturing connection at your sessions 
  • Client Management (Iris) 
  • Client workflow 
  • Gear/camera settings 
  • Lighting & location scouting
  • Shooting at golden hour
  • Presets & actions
  • ACR/LR/PS tips and tricks
  • Watch me edit my images and your images
  • My editing workflow: Culling, ACR/LR & Photoshop
  • Using portraiture (INCLUDES my preset tweaks, local corrections, and portraiture settings)

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We'll stay in this Moonlight Basin luxury mountain home, with unobstructed views of the Spanish Peaks. 
King/Queen beds will be shared. 

** Attendees are responsible for all travel arrangements and fees
Airport: Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport BZN, approx. 50 miles to our airbnb

Arrivals & Departures
Come anytime after 1pm on Thursday, July 20th
The workshop will not officially start until 2pm on Thursday

All attendees must check-out by 10am Sunday, July 23rd

** $500 non-refundable retainer is due at booking to reserve your seat.
Your remaining balance of $2300 due one month prior to workshop; June 20, 2023.
*Payment plans are available upon request. Once paid in full, seats are non-refundable, but may be sold at anytime. 

connect. create. collaborate.

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