It was a life changing experience, simply because it made me really think about what I do, how I do it, and what I do to make it better. I had the opportunity to meet a photographer I hold in high esteem and listen to her talk about what she does best. Just like two photographers can never take the same exact picture because they will never see it the same way. Then Sue came out and rocked my world. I enjoyed absorbing every bit of information she willingly shared. I look forward to building our relationship and watching you grow as well. I could barely believe I would finally meet Sue Bryce.Next
For me the before image is just an image there is no story, no essence or character. The second one shows the beauty and confidence of the subject, her wonderful character and her personality. We'll then come together in April for one more live day in studio to wrap up the event. A photograph for me is the embodiment of three elements: the artist, the subject and the viewer. How could I not want to watch her for 28 Days when she sounds like that? Seeing and sitting with their computers in front of me was surreal. As a business owner whose product is a direct reflection of how you see the world can sometimes leave you feeling vulnerable.
And my Facebook friends list grew as I started connecting with fellow photographers who would also be embarking on this adventure. I sat there and nervously watched as she spoke about business and photography. For 28 Days , via , Â has been schooling us photographers on everything from posing, to marketing, to natural light studios. I could go on and on about what 28 Days has to offer and the endless lessons that are given out willingly by Sue, but honestly, if you want all that info you should really take the course. .Next
About clearing blocks and different marketing techniques. That is a pretty amazing lesson! Her confidence and conviction in what she does is amazing. Even my 4 year old has watched some of the online lessons. This is when all the fun and craziness started. I left my big ole camera home, kind of ironic for someone going to a photography workshop, right? Â Do I plan on being exactly like Sue? Following the 2-day kickoff, Sue delivers daily videos diving deep into 28 topics that are essential to building any successful portrait studio. I sent in my application and decided to let the fates decide what will happen. Learning from others to master your craft is always important but know that your work will always be a reflection of how you see life.Next
She gave me the foundation to do this type of photography, but within my style and in my way. Sue covers subjects like flow posing, capturing beautiful connection, posing and shooting groups, marketing to the key demographics, sales, and more. I saw on my CreativeLive Twitter feed that they were taking applications to come to Seattle to be a part of the live broadcast of the last day of 28Days. The above image is a before and after assignment from the 28 day with Sue Bryce. The 28 days with Sue Bryce workshop is an over all look into posing, shooting, marketing selling and everything else that is important to running a successful portrait photography business.Next
Being at the studio was surreal. There is so much information to take in. Sue Bryce is the Queen of Glamour Photography. Day 3 - The Natural Light Studio. Remember in the previous paragraph how I stated that I am not a Glamour Photographer? A group of photographers were congregated in the hotel lobby, and there we sat and chatted about all things photography, Sue and 28 Days.Next
Come back as I will be posting more images from the workshop! The search began for airfare and hotels, and my husband began rearranging his work schedule. But that is the beauty of what she taught me. Take those challenges, learn the skills, and create a business like Sue Bryce! If you have any interest in glamour, portraiture, or running a successful photography studio, this course is for you. Sue has given so many of us that opportunity. I was up bright and early on Monday and ready to start my big day. The travel involved in this adventure was crazy in and of itself.Next
At 9:30 pm on Sunday night I walked into my hotel in Seattle. This special program begins with two days of intense instruction on business, pricing, and overcoming your fears. Personally, I think he was drawn in to her awesome accent like the rest of us. They say that if you want to grow as a person, or in business, that you should surround yourself with people that are better than you, so you can learn from them. And another shout out to all the amazing photographers I met along this journey. Because anyone who is that talented at what they do has something that I can learn.Next