Workshops for Photographers – Maternity



Join me in learning how to capture the beauty of the pregnant form! You will learn how to make women of all shapes and sizes feel beautiful while capturing the natural glow of pregnancy. I will show you how I work closely with my clients to plan the maternity session of their dreams whether that be outside or in studio.

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Workflow & Posing: We will review my favorite maternity positions and workflows for both mom alone and mom with her family. Learn how to create a gallery perfect for my favorite maternity printed products.

Session Preparation & Wardrobe: A prepared client makes for a smooth session! Review my maternity session preparation instructions from start to finish. I will also share my favorite vendors for maternity gowns and fabrics.

Happy Dad Tips: Help your male clients feel relaxed and comfortable during their session. I will review all my tips for helping dad feel an active and important part of the session.

Studio & Natural Lighting: Using studio lighting does not have to be scary! We will review my simple studio set-up and lighting techniques that will help you create consistent and beautifully lit images. Weather permitting, we will also head outside where I will show you how to create gorgeous images under natural lighting conditions.

Editing: Learn my “sweet and simple” maternity editing process utilizing Adobe Camera Raw (ACR) and Photoshop. Create clean and beautiful edits without investing hours on each image.

Style & Branding: Each and every one of us has our own style and aesthetic. Learn how to find your unique approach to your art and how to create images that reflect the brand you wish to convey.

Business Basics: Accounting, taxes, and contracts…oh, my! Examine the practical side of running a business and audit the areas of your business that may need attention.

Customer Service: Providing exceptional customer service to your clients will set you apart from your competition. Review simple solutions for getting and staying organized.

In Person Sales: Review my favorite product offerings and how to price your work so your business remains profitable. I will share my in person sales workflow and process from start to finish.

Social Media & Marketing: Build a solid base of customers not just fans across your social media platforms. Explore my strategies for keeping up with Facebook, Instagram, Google+, Pinterest, and more.


2 Full Days of Instruction
Lunch & Snacks Both Days
Dinner the First Night
A few special surprises!


DSLR Camera
50 MM Lens
70-200 MM Lens
Laptop (Optional)

Workshops_Maternity_InvestmentHeadingAll mentoring sessions will take place on a Monday/Tuesday. You should plan to arrive on Sunday and depart on Wednesday. A $500 non-refundable retainer is required to reserve your spot. Please contact me at to reserve your session.

1:1 Mentoring Session (2 Days) – $2500
2:1 Mentoring Session (2 Days) – $1800

Interested in a combined maternity + newborn workshop? Please contact me for details!


It is recommended that you fly into
Boston Logan International Airport (BOS)
or T.F. Green Airport Providence (PVD).

Lodging is available at the Hilton Garden Inn Plymouth.

Workshops are not available to anyone who currently teaches photography workshops, sells actions, or offers online mentoring. You must reside at least 50 miles outside of zip codes 02360 and 74134. You will be required to sign a non-compete agreement. Renee reserves the right to refuse attendance for any reason.