APRIL 27-30, 2020

santa monica, ca


The M. Hart Workshop will be a 3-day intensive and fully immersive experience beginning Monday afternoon, April 27th, until Thursday afternoon, April 30th.

Limited space available with a maximum of 12 attendees.

The workshop location will be held 3 blocks from the beach in Santa Monica, California.

Early Bird Rate is $1800 until March 9th.

$400 deposit required to hold your spot.


Natural Lighting - finding and shaping natural light, getting that eye candy lighting your clients will love.

Off-Camera Flash  - when and how to use it, making it look natural, creating silhouettes, getting creative.

My Approach - how I prepare and shoot the engagement session or wedding day.

Posing/Prompting - making your couples pose naturally, discovering new poses.

PostProcessing - my full editing workflow (it's actually easier than you'd think).

•Business + Networking - creating and maintaining a full time business, balancing work + personal life, cultivating meaningful vendor relationships.

•Portfolio Curation - the seven "s's" to a standout portfolio, image critiques, finding your voice + brand to attract your ideal client.

•Shooting demos + Challenges - putting things into practice with live shooting, then reviewing our work. Be ready to take some photos.

Client Communication - email templates, client meetings, album sales + more!

BONUS DAY 4 - Special guest speaker, Jared Gant with JMGant Photography will be teaching all things workflow + automations. After his presentation, he will be offering one-on-one mini sessions to give each attendee actionable steps to gain back more time, make more money and simultaneously offer clients a better, more consistent experience. 

Giveaways, vendor discounts, surprises & more!

Who should attend?

Ready to sign up?

Follow these 3 easy steps:

1. Fill out the sign-up form below.

2. Complete your early bird deposit payment of $400.

3. Check your email (and spam folder, too!) to confirm payment, read your welcome email and more!

effective prompts to keep your clients relaxed and evoke genuine emotion

only 7 spots left

reserve now for only $400


*$400 deposit holds your space at the workshop, with a maximum of 12 attendees. Early bird rate is $1800. all spots are available on a first come first served basis. Remaining early bird deposit of $500 is due by the march 15th deadline or your spot will be released and opened to waitlist attendees.

final payment of $900 is due by April 15th

Workshop is located near the beach in my hometown of Santa Monica,CA.
Questions? Email me at marlies@mhartphoto.com


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by Marlies Hartmann

located in los angeles, ca + worldwide