CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNERS!!!
***Mentoring sessions will be distributed according to winners’ top five choices***
***All winners will be emailed by March 8th***
Heather Carpenter – Mentoring Session
Calah Stephens – Mentoring Session
Jasmine Hitchins – Mentoring Session
Jamie Steckelberg Scott – Mentoring Session
Jessica Sapienza-Walker – Mentoring Session
Mandy Benson – Mentoring Session
Raquel Engle – Mentoring Session
Aline Lange – Mentoring Session
Jenn Bullen – Mentoring Session
Jenny Brown – Avonli Cottage
Eileen Irons – Flash Mob Cartel
Nicole Lynn Untz – Love That Prop
Megan Arts Evans – Newbornphotography.com
Melissa Ramsey – Paturici Pentru Pitici
Holly Brown-Ayers – Photobiz
Katie Tribiger – Pooks and Lulu
Kristi N Dallas James – The Law Tog
Mary Hoff-Robinson – Robin Long
Babies, bellies, and TONS-O-FREE-STUFF!!! We have rounded up some fantastic photographers and products from the newborn/maternity issue for this huge giveaway! 18 prizes and 18 winners!! Scroll down to read about each prize and then enter to win in the entry box at the bottom of the post. The more entries you complete, the more chances you have to win!
* Contest ends March 5th, 9 pm EST
* Mentoring sessions can be done in person, over the phone, Skype, Google Chat, or other online method. Mentoring session time and date will be decided upon by the mentor photographer and the winner.
* Winners will be announced March 6th on Facebook and on this post.
HEIDI HOPE – MENTORING SESSION
As a former teacher, there is nothing Heidi loves more than to help other photographers reach the business of their dreams! From balancing career with motherhood while running a busy studio, to marketing, shooting, and post processing, Heidi is ready to answer all of your questions in your 1 hour mentoring session together. Your Q&A is completely tailored to you!
CHERISH BRYCK – MENTORING SESSION
Your two hour mentoring session with Cherish will be catered to your needs. Cherish is happy to answer your questions, so feel free to ask away! Some ideas would be to discuss marketing/branding, client communication, editing or a little of all the above. This two hour session is valued at $500.
LISA DIGESO (MILK & HONEY) – MENTORING SESSION
Your mentoring session will be a 1 hour session with Lisa from Milk & Honey Photography. Includes a critique of 5 images (specific focus should be newborn/and or maternity photography). A free spot in the brand new newborn editing course from the Milky Way will be included. Total value $800.
STEPHANIE SIFUENTES (DAHLIAS AND DAISIES DESIGNS) – MENTORING SESSION
Your two hour mentoring session will be completely open ended and catered to your needs and questions, so you can get the most of out it! I’m highly sought after for mentoring outdoor editing and working with little ones outdoors.
TAMI BRUNDAGE (BUTTERFLY KISS PHOTOGRAPHY) – MENTORING SESSION
Your one hour video chat mentoring session with Butterfly Kiss Photography will be tailored to your individual needs. We will discuss topics of interest ahead of time by email so we are both prepared; suggestions include session styling, workflow, standing out from the crowd, branding, editing tools, goal setting and finding your vision. This mentoring session is valued at $200.
TRICIA KREFETZ (CLICK CAPTURE CREATE PHOTOGRAPHY) – MENTORING SESSION
During your two hour mentoring session with Tricia, she will share insight about her creative process and techniques in capturing artistic maternity (underwater and on land) and newborn imagery. Tricia is also happy to answer questions about her equipment, workflow, editing, as well as her business and marketing strategies.
JEAN SMITH – MENTORING SESSION
Your two hour mentoring will be catered to your needs, but might include such topics as creativity and style, lifestyle photography, natural lighting, artificial lighting, posing and working with subjects, post processing, workflow, post processing, or business. A five image critique will be included at the end of the session.
LINDSEY SCHOLZ – MENTORING SESSION
Your two hour mentoring session with Lindsey will be about birth photography. It will be done via Skype. Please provide a list of questions prior to the session so we have a guide to go off of. Any question can be asked with the exception of my exact recipe for editing. This session is valued at $400.
NICOLE SMITH – MENTORING SESSION
Your two hour mentoring session with Nicole will be catered to your needs. Nicole is an open book, so you choose the topic. Nicole often covers marketing, editing, parent prep or a little of all of the above. This two hour session is valued at $400.