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Hello, we're pat and Claire

 
 

Our story began over an innocent coffee meeting between two creatives. Seven years later we're married and living in the city where we met with our giant muppet of a dog, Stamps. Philadelphia is our home, but we travel up and down the East Coast and across the globe for weddings.

We’ve been lucky enough to be named one of the ‘30 Rising Stars of Wedding Photography’ by Rangefinder Magazine as well as landing the cover image for that issue. Our work has been featured in nearly every major wedding publication - Brides, InStyle, Martha Stewart Weddings, Green Wedding Shoes, Style Me Pretty, Ruffled, and more.

We've been lucky enough to run profitable business for the last 11 years, each year with a greater year-over-year profit and revenue than the last. We have learned through our business experience how utilize measurable data and trends to back it up how we operate as photographers and we A/B test everything to see what works, and what doesn’t. Claire and I want to do everything in our power to help enable the next generation of photographers to run highly successful, sustainable businesses by sharing everything we’ve learned along our journey with you. The best way to create better art and to have a bigger impact on the world is through longevity in business, and it doesn't have to be scary.

We’re here to help change your lives and we firmly believe that not everyone does well in a large workshop setting. We want to get down and dirty with the ins and outs of your specific business and help enact the change to propel you forward.

We can’t wait to hear how we can help you reach your photographic and business goals.

 
 
 

 

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Mentoring options

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12 months  $4,500

A full year of mentoring. A complete refresh to get you to the next level.

Save $225/month.

 
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 6 months $2,500

6 months of mentoring, paid upfront. For those who need to shake things up.

Save $180/month.

 
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3 months  $1,500

3 months of mentoring, paid upfront. We recommend starting here.

Save $100/month.

 
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monthly  $675

Mentoring by the month. Pay as you need, no commitment.

 
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All levels of mentoring receive 24/7 support via text (well…let us sleep, but otherwise we’re always there for you), and one monthly 60 minute FaceTime meeting to hold you accountable and keep your business aligned with it’s goals.

 
 
 
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frequently asked questions

 

 
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how involved do you really get with our business?

No matter what level of mentoring you choose, we’re always within reach. We know life moves fast, so we strive to make ourselves available for text exchanges when you need us, whether you’re struggling to answer a tough email or wondering how to price an international inquiry. We’ve done this a long time. We’ve got you.

Once a month we’ll touch base over a 60 minute video chat to catch up to speed on your progress and hash our the best plan moving forward for the next month ahead.

Because of how involved this process is on us (we simultaneously run a 50+ wedding per year studio) we only take on a limited number of clients per year to insure you’re properly taken care of.

 
 
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I’m not a businessman, I’m a business — man.

Our style is always evolving. We shoot clean, natural editorial wedding images for couples with discerning taste all over the world and we can help you do the same.

The crossroads of art and business is where the magic happens.

We’re happy to teach you our editing workflow and techniques. We’re happy to help you develop your own photographic style and hone in on what type of work you’re excited to create.

Struggling with business? We can dive into the always evolving world of lead generation, booking great work with amazing clients, how to properly price yourself, how to utilize business analytics like a Fortune-500 company to track every aspect of business performance, how to manage your finances, or a myriad of other business topics.

To succeed in photography today, you’ve got to be both a great artist and a phenomenal business person. Let us help you become both.

 

Every new mentorship starts out with a discussion of your business goals and artistic dreams

Each program is tailored to your strengths, while focusing and improving on perceived weaknesses. No business is the same, why should your workshop or mentorship program be?

 

 

have more questions?

Send us an email. We’re always here to help.

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