Rooted to Thrive: Virginia Workshop

Stanley, Virginia- April 28th-29th

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Shenandoah Woods

We will be lodging, eating and workshopping in the cabins of Shenandoah Woods.
Nestled in the foothills of the Blueridge Mountains, Shenandoah Woods is a private 200 acre estate spanning from one ridge line to the next and the valley between.

Each ticket includes lodging for the night of April 28th as well as meals for both days.

  • Do you struggle with making your couples feel natural in front of the camera?

  • Have you been wanting to get those beautiful landscape couples photos but you don't know where to start?

  • Do you feel like you could be getting more out of your business?

  • Are you having a hard time standing out from all the other photographers in your area?

  • Are you spending a lot of time on tasks you dislike and not having time for what you love the most?

  • Does thinking about critical lighting situations worry you?

What is included?

7 teaching sessions with 3 different speakers

2 live photoshoots to put all material learned in action

shooting activities to stretch your creativity out of the box

breaks in between classes for editing together with the speakers

lots of Q&A time to ask all burning questions on your mind

food & lodging for the 2 days of the workshop

connections with other peers

Roughly over 13 million dSLRs are sold worldwide each year. With this number increasing every day, what are you doing to stand out?

We will teach you all the ways we have learned to not blend into this oversaturated business.

Are you ready to define your voice & stand out from the crowd?


Pat Cori

Lindsey Paradiso


Special GUEST speaker!


Are you ready to define your voice & stand out from the crowd?


Details & FAQs

Rooted to Thrive: Virginia


Rooted to Thrive: Virginia
Shenandoah Woods - Stanley VA
April 28th -29th

Schedule & Timeline

April 28th - First Day

11:00 am Check in/Brunch

12:00 pm / Introductions

12:30 pm Class 1 - "Ways to create and maintain a successful business by learning your strengths and weaknesses” by Lindsey Paradiso

1:30 pm Break - Q&As

2:00 pm Class 2 - “Branding & finding your style" by Pat Cori

3:00 pm Break

3:15 pm Shooting Activity directed by Lindsey Paradiso

4:00 pm Class 3 - “Having a solid workflow from upload til blogging” by Lindsey Paradiso

5:15 pm Dinner

6:00 pm Styled Shoot

April 29th - Second day

9:00 am / Breakfast

10:00 am - Class 4: “Email workflow & Client Experience” by Lindsey Paradiso

11:00 am Break Q&As & Uploading, culling together

11:30 am - Class 5 “Guiding your couples before their sessions” by Pat Cori

12:30 pm - Lunch

1:30 pm Shooting Activity directed by Lindsey Paradiso

2:30 pm - Class 6 “Using the landscape to tell a couple’s story” by Pat Cori

3:30 pm Break - Q&As

4:00 pm - Class 7 with a Special Guest Speaker

5:00 pm Dinner

6:00 pm - Styled shoot directed by Special Guest Speaker

Are you ready to define your voice & stand out from the crowd?

$1,200 Early Bird Special (offered to the first 10 only!)

$1,400 Full price

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Recommended Gear

& other accessories

  • Camera and two lenses

  • Laptop (Possibly with Lightroom installed or whatever you use for editing).

  • Card Reader

  • Memory cards & extra batteries



Are you ready to define your voice & stand out from the crowd?

Room Accommodations

Each attendee will have a single room. We will be separated in 3/4 different cabins on the property of Shenandoah Cabins. If you sign up with a friend and would like to be allocated in the same cabin, include that in your form.


Frequently Asked Questions

What is included in my ticket?

Lodging on April 28th. All accommodations are single sized rooms.
Meals for April 28th & 29th.
Learning opportunity, building connections and a ton lots of fun!

How is the weather in Virginia in April?

As we all know, April weather can be unpredictable as in nailing down a specific temperature. Typically it ranges in between 45° and 65°. We will definitely be keeping an eye on it and we will keep you all posted!

How long is the actual workshop?

The workshop starts at 12pm on April 28th and ends on April 29th around 8pm.

When is my final payment due?

If you opted to pay only the deposit, the remaining is due 30 days before the workshop which is March 28th 2019. If you fail to do so all money paid is lost and you will lose your seat!

What if I change my mind?

Cancellation for any reason results in the loss of all money paid. You can try to find someone else that will fulfill your seat. Seats are limited!

What if the workshop is cancelled?

If for some reason we need to cancel or postpone the workshop and you won’t be able to attend, we will refund 100% of all money paid. However, we are not reliable for money spent on flights purchased so please be sure you purchase insurance when you do so.

What if I have a dietary restriction?

Please let us know when you sign up and we will make sure that there will be plenty of food choices for you!

How can I register to the workshop?

To sign up, you can either choose the pay deposit option or pay in full. At the moment we are running an “Early Bird Special” that is $1,200 instead of $1,400!!! The Early Bird Special will be offered to the first 10 attendees only.


All attendees will need to sign a waiver before their spot is confirmed. Attendees must carry full travel and health insurance. The organizers and venue will not be responsible for any loss, damage or injury during the workshop.

Are you ready to define your voice & stand out from the crowd?