be the photographer

you dream to become

PHOTOGRAPHY IS A

PROFESSION

WHERE YOU GET TO LIVE OUT YOUR

IMAGINATION

be the photographer

you dream to become

"If you are serious about being a photographer and wish to be more creative as an artist - this course can get you on that path. I have spent over 10 years learning all of the skills it takes to become a successful artist in a world of starving ones. These fun and informative (one-on-one) classes are designed to give you all the secrets within the industry. I look forward to seeing you in the studio."

these courses can change your life as a photographer

As a photographer I know there are many courses out there for an individual to participate in online. This course style is different. When you combine one-on-one lessons with a hands-on personal experience - you will notice that you save a lot of time and trouble learning the skills needed to become the creative photographer you wish to be. Each course can last up to 6 hours. We also give you an audio file of the course lesson for later review.

Imagine how quickly you can learn when you are in a studio environment without distractions or other students. This course series gives you the chance to ask personal questions and work at a pace comfortable for you. You will see everything as it happens. Chris will work with you step by step as you evolve your skills.

This course series is meant for those that wish to make a difference in the world of photography. It will help you craft your style and teach you the business savvy in order to grow.

A better way of learning

A 50% RETAINER IS NEEDED TO HOLD YOUR RESERVATION.

Knowing how to use your camera during weddings, family, senior or commercial shooting is important. The more you know about what your camera is capable of can make your camera work more creatively for you. This course will take you through basic camera explanation along with tips from Chris on how to shoot in several situations. You will work along-side Chris as you photograph hired models.

camera mastery

course one

investment | $499

A 50% RETAINER IS NEEDED TO HOLD YOUR RESERVATION.

This course will take you through several lighting techniques. It does not matter if you are interested in natural or studio lighting - you must learn to adapt in all situations. If you wish to jump to another level and provide effective and life saving lighting to your shoots, this course will change your life. 

let there be light

course two

investment | $499

A 50% RETAINER IS NEEDED TO HOLD YOUR RESERVATION.

This course will take you through basic, intermediate and some advanced post processing. Chris will teach you processing techniques he performs with everyday clients. This information will give you the tools needed to protect your data and begin finding your own style.

POST PROCESSING & DATA MANAGEMENT

course three

investment | $499

A 50% RETAINER IS NEEDED TO HOLD YOUR RESERVATION.

This course will go over many tips that teach you how to build your business. These tips and strategies have been proven successful through Chris's own business brand. Your business will need a name, logo, 5 year plan, structure and so much more. Without a disciplined business plan even the greatest photographer could fail.

It will also take you through tips and strategies on how to increase the popularity of your business. We will talk about options for how to build your website, Facebook and other social networks. You will also be allowed to use some of the photography in previous courses as portfolio pieces. You will also learn a bunch of other small tricks to increase clientele.

BUSINESS SKILLS
& MARKETING

course four

investment | $499

let there be light

A 50% RETAINER IS NEEDED TO HOLD YOUR RESERVATION.

This course will take you through several lighting techniques. It does not matter if you are interested in natural or studio lighting - you must learn to adapt in all situations. If you wish to jump to another level and provide effective and life saving lighting to your shoots, this course will change your life. 

course two

investment | $499

A 50% RETAINER IS NEEDED TO HOLD YOUR RESERVATION.

This course will take you through basic, intermediate and some advanced post processing. Chris will teach you processing techniques he performs with everyday clients. This information will give you the tools needed to protect your data and begin finding your own style.

post processing & data management

course three

investment | $499

BUSINESS SKILLS & MARKETING

A 50% RETAINER IS NEEDED TO HOLD YOUR RESERVATION.

This course will go over many tips that teach you how to build your business. These tips and strategies have been proven successful through Chris's own business brand. Your business will need a name, logo, 5 year plan, structure and so much more. Without a disciplined business plan even the greatest photographer could fail.

It will also take you through tips and strategies on how to increase the popularity of your business. We will talk about options for how to build your website, Facebook and other social networks. You will also be allowed to use some of the photography in previous courses as portfolio pieces. You will also learn a bunch of other small tricks to increase clientele.

course four

investment | $499

faq

Q. When are your classes?
A. These classes are customized for each individual. Because these courses are one-on-one - we have the ability to adjust the course dates around your schedule.

Q. How can I pay for the course(s)?
A. Cash, check or debit/credit option is available. 50% of the course investment is required to hold your reserved date.

Q. Where does the course take place?
A. The course will take place at our studio location in Springfield,IL.

Q. What happens if I need to reschedule? 
A. Any cancellation must be done within 48 hours of your course date. If you fail to reschedule within this time period, your retainer will be forfeit. A new retainer will be needed to schedule a new course date. 

If you cancel before the 48 hour deadline, we will be able to reschedule a new course date without needing a new retainer fee.

Q. Will food be provided?
A. We ask that you bring your own snacks/meals in case of allergies. We will likely have some snacks there, but we want to be aware of each individuals needs. We will have coffee, water and soda.

Q. Can I pick any course I want to take?
A. Yes. You can choose any course. There is no order you need to take. 

Q. How do I get the discount if I take all 4 courses?
A. We love a committed photographer that wants to learn it all. That is why we want to reward you. You must pay the full $1,846 up front. This is non-refundable and can only be used towards the courses.