Film Photography Workshop, Little Bellows photo by Sandra Coan

From metering, to film stocks, to business and workflow,
this retreat is designed to ignite your creativity,
strengthen your business
and revive your passion.

We will cover a multitude of topics surrounding film shooting, and business, including; branding, marketing, film stocks, metering (for indoor, outdoor and strobes) practice sessions, peer reviews and a few happy surprises along the way. 

ALSO, as an added bonus, each attendee will get a 30 minute mentoring session with either Sandra or Meghan to get in depth with your specific needs.

Film Photography Workshop, Little Bellows photo by Sandra Coan

Three nights, two and a half days at the historic Edgefield Winery.


The Edgefield is an historic 1911 farm estate situated at the mouth of the Columbia River Gorge, and just 15 minutes from the Portland International Airport.

The main building features unique, European style rooms*, quirky art, restaurants and fun little bars.  

The 74 acre grounds include vineyards, orchards and vegetable gardens, on-site glass blowing, walking paths, a small golf course, a luxurious spa and a beautiful heated soaking pool, so bring your swim suit!  

This place is truly a photographer's dream come true.

*please note, theses are European style rooms with restrooms conveniently located in the hall.

Film Photography Workshop, Little Bellows photo by Sandra Coan

A mostly inclusive event

We've been to workshops too, and we know, sometimes you need a little down time.

Tuition covers three nights lodging (the 23rd, 24th, and 25th), two and a half days of the workshop experience, one on one private mentoring, breakfast, lunch* and a daily happy hour as well as a welcome cocktail reception on Monday, May 23rd.  The retreat is over at 12pm on Thursday 5/26.

For dinner, you are on your own to explore one of the many restaurants the Edgefeild has to offer, relax in the soaking pool, play a round of golf, stroll through the gardens, or just hang out in your room, contemplating the awesomeness of the day.

Tuition is only $1200 for a shared room and $1600 for a private room.  A 50% deposit is required at registration.  The balance is due by April 24.

*please let us know of any dietary restrictions in advance

Film Photography Workshop, Little Bellows photo by Sandra Coan

Sandra Coan and Meghan Boyer are both well established, award winning newborn and family photographers who are passionate about film, business and marketing.  They will be your instructors for the workshop . 

Film Photography Workshop, Little Bellows

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Please feel free to send us an email with any questions (!  Can't wait to meet you!