Tailored mentoring sessions created for YOU and your business needs. 

Master the Art of storytelling family & newborn photography

Are your days filled with worry about not booking enough of your ideal clients to sustain your passion for photography?

Do you feel like your images, though technically sound, lack the narrative depth that turns a good photo into a totally unforgettable story that captures the essence and heart of the family?

Are you stuck navigating the intricate art of posing your families, trying to create natural, engaging portraits?

Are the complexities of finding perfect lighting and location leaving you TOTALLY overwhelmed, preventing you from capturing those jaw-dropping photos?

Struggling to take your photography to the next level?

Any of this feels way too relatable at the moment?!

Is your hand raised?! 

You are not alone my friend

 I used to be there! Many photographers, just like you, go through these same struggles everyday. But here's the good news: overcoming these challenges is simpler than you might think!

Allow me to guide you and help you take a step closer in making the photography business of your dreams! It’s time to pull back the curtain and reveal all the things it takes to grow your photography business and learn how to capture jaw-dropping photos that capture the beautiful heart of the HOME - family.

Hey heyy! I'm Melissa and I want to be your photography bestie.

This 1:1 mentorship is designed specifically for passionate photographers like yourself who are ready to take their business to the next level. It means that we'll address the very challenges you're facing and provide you with the tools, strategies, and personalized guidance you need to overcome them.

Think of me as an open book! Whether you're looking to sharpen your skills, tackle a specific challenge, or simply take the next step in the world of photography, this 1:1 mentoring is for you!

Wondering if 1:1 mentorship is a right fit for you? keep reading.

Creating a luxury client experience
Finding and booking clients
Setting up 17hats
Communicating your value effectively
Pricing 101
Editing in lightroom
Gear Walkthrough

What You Can Expect:

Yes! I want in!

Posing prompts and shot list
Natural lighting technique
Location scouting
Portfolio + Website Review
Join me in a live styled shoot
Access private mentee FB Group
Instagram Strategy
Email marketing

Ask Anything: Seriously, bring your burning photography questions! I'm here to provide insights, tips, and guidance on everything from gear to composition, editing to portfolio building.

Customized Coaching: Our 1:1 will be tailored to YOUR needs. Whether you're a beginner seeking a solid foundation or a seasoned pro looking to refine your craft, I've got you covered.

Creative Brainstorming: Stuck in a creative rut? We'll brainstorm ideas, explore new perspectives, and ignite your creativity.

This is your safe place to learn

i am sooo in!!

This isn't your typical mentoring session...

This isn't just a mentoring session; it's a chance to make your photography journey stand out and be unique to YOU. Say goodbye to doubt and overthinking your photography skills. Our 1:1 mentorship will answer all your questions while focusing on storytelling techniques that will help you capture the essence and heart of every family, transforming your photos into unforgettable stories.

Want to take it a step further? Ever wish you could witness a photography session from start to finish, capturing all the tricks, techniques, and creative insights in real-time? Now you can! Tag along with me as you observe me do my thing from start to finish during a session in REAL TIME.

Posing families will become second nature to you as we explore natural and engaging techniques that bring out their authentic connections. You'll be able to create portraits that truly reflect the love and joy within each precious family.

Overwhelmed by lighting and location challenges? I will share with you what I look for when scouting for that perfect location and will give you tips on best time of day to shoot at to capture those creamy and glowy pictures. Your photos will leave everyone in freaking awe and feeling all warm and fuzzy inside!

Together, we'll navigate the ins and outs of the photography industry, ensuring you have all the tools and support necessary to grow beyond your wildest dreams.

It's time to leave the struggle behind and embrace the fulfilling and successful photography business you've always envisioned. Are you ready to embark on this leveling up journey? Let's make your dreams a reality. What are you waiting for!? Let’s be BFF’s and get this party started! I can’t wait to mentor and share MY HEART with you.


Our 1-on-1 online or in person mentoring sessions are for photography rockstars like you. We'll dive deep into your business needs, from marketing to client management, sharing our experiences and practical tips so you can thrive in this industry. I will use your questionnaire answers as a guide. Shadowing is not included.



Join me at one of my paid client's session where I show you my work flow from start to finish. This is an "observing" opportunity to watch me in action with my real clients. You are welcome to capture some shots but it is intended to be a "fly on the wall" experience. I'll share tips and settings during breaks or we can chat about it afterward.

In person


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Up to 1 hour of photography 
100+ high-resolution images
 Print release
Online gallery

MILESTONEs // Fresh48


1-3 hours of photography
100+ high-resolution images
Print release
Online gallery



For Family or Expecting Family 
Up to 1 hour of photography
100+ high-resolution images
Print release
Online gallery

MATERNITY // family

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