Family Photography: The Art of Storytelling

Watch Family Photography: The Art of Storytelling

Learn how to cultivate beautiful memories for your client families! Join Tracy Sweeney as she shares her years of experience as a family photographer to help you prepare for success in this business. Tracy starts off the class with a focus on planning, preparation, and scouting; all of which will help you get the most out of your session while feeling confident and looking professional. From there you’ll witness Tracy at work with two different families in a park and on the beach. Tracy talks through her approach to lighting, to working with the families, the importance of building a relationship with the family members, and how she poses them as a group and one-on-one. After the shooting is done, you’ll head to the studio where Tracy teaches you her post processing workflow from Lightroom through Photoshop to create the final images that go on to become family treasures for years to come. watch trailer | watch course

Lesson 1 : Getting Started
Lesson 2 : Planning the Session
Lesson 3 : Scouting the Location
Lesson 4 : In the Park
Lesson 5 : At the Beach: Part 1
Lesson 6 : At the Beach: Part 2
Lesson 7 : Post Processing: Beach Shoot
Lesson 8 : Post Processing: Park Shoot
Lesson 9 : Conclusion

Tracy Sweeney | Award-Winning Child, Family & Commercial Photographer

Tracy Sweeney

Tracy Sweeney, owner/photographer of Elan Studio and author of Kids: Photos to Brighten Your Day, is an award winning child, family and commercial photographer who was recently named Photographer of the Year 2018 by the National Association of Professional Child Photographers. Tracy’s work has been featured on the Hallmark Channel, People.Com, Today.Com (Today Show) and in Click Magazine, Rangefinder Magazine, Professional Photographer, Digital SLR Photography Magazine, Digital Photographer Magazine, and signage/packaging at Buy Buy Baby and Target Stores. Tracy loves capturing simple, candid moments, and the indelible beauty of new beginnings and life. She is also an educator with a Masters Degree in Education and Doctoral work in Curriculum, Instruction, and Technology.

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