Our next workshop will take place at Chateau De Varennes on April 15-19, 2018. 

Mornings will be filled with classes from Sylvie, our business experts and our world class creative team. The afternoons will mostly be all about shooting with film or digital around this beautiful chateau... How to master your brand with your heart, use natural light, compose and direct? After Sylvie demonstrates how to photograph each station, you will be able to create your own body of work with a group of 4 photographers. During this workshop, you will have enough time, content and space to have fun and be creative… we invite you to dig deeper artistically…



Day 1

5 pm: cocktail party and welcome dinner reception at the chateau. Elegant attire suggested.

Day 2 : 2 classes + 1 styled photo shoot + 1 on 1 session

Class: The business of photography 

Sylvie has been shootings weddings for 20 years! Her business has provided for her family, 2 houses in the Bay Area and 2 college tuitions . She will talk about how to make money doing what you love while building a profitable and sustainable business.

Styled photo shoot: boudoir and flat-lays

Day 3 : 2 classes + 1 styled shoot + 1 on 1 session 

Class: Marketing 

What is marketing during the social media era? Sylvie and her team will discuss how to book your dream client without spending a dime in advertising. 

Styled photo shoot: wedding ceremony & flat-lays.

Day 4: 2 classes + 1 styled shoot + 1 on 1 session  

Class: Workflow

Staying inspired, post wedding sales, balancing work and life. Do you veer feel stuck creatively? how do you bring the flame back? Ask Sylvie who has shot more than 500 weddings.. she still loves it and will tell exactly you how to avoid a burn out!

Styled photo shoot: Wedding Reception & details

Goodbye dinner reception

Day 5: Breakfast and goodbyes