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Welcome! CMU offers three formats to fit your personal learning style:

self-study breakout

Independent study with downloadable materials.
Private forum access while breakout is active.
Submit questions for Q&A video from presenter.

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online group workshop

3-5 week interactive classes.
Entirely online – participate on your schedule.
Weekly assignments and feedback.

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1:1 coaching

Survey, private session, plus follow-up.
In person, over the phone, or online.
A variety of topics from shooting to business.

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Upcoming workshops and breakout sessions


7apr - 22All DayThe Quiet Photographerwith Megan CielohaCurrent Availability:Registration Open
20aprAll DayBusiness 102: Basic Wordpress and Website Creationwith Beth WadeCurrent Availability:Study Along (Full Participation Sold Out)
20aprAll DayShooting 102: Mastering Manual Exposurewith Marissa GiffordCurrent Availability:Study Along (Full Participation Sold Out)
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27aprAll DayShooting 203: Flash and Continuous Light for the Modern Photographerwith Michelle TurnerCurrent Availability:Registration Open
27aprAll DayShooting 212: Photographing Your Family's Everydaywith Melissa StottmannCurrent Availability:Registration Open
4mayAll DayShooting 303: Fine Art and Visual Expressionwith Elle WalkerCurrent Availability:Study Along (Full Participation Sold Out)
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1junAll DayProcessing 101: Photoshop Fundamentalswith Lisa Harrison
1junAll DayShooting 210: Intro to Macrowith Monica Wilkinson
22junAll DayBusiness 101: Set for Successwith Kristy Dooley
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Meet our amazing coaching team

The CMU coaching program offers 1:1 private sessions online or in-person with talented photographers in the areas of shooting, processing, lighting, creativity, and business. Standard bookings include an intake survey, coaching session, written wrap-up, and post-session check-in.


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