Adventure Abounds: Photographing a Carefree Childhood
with Melissa Haugen
AVAILABLE JANUARY 8-25, 2019
all materials are downloadable & yours to keep
This is the Breakout that will change your approach to everyday childhood photography!
Come behind the scenes with Melissa Haugen in a series of carefree shoots and an original eBook filled with tips, techniques, and exercises that reveal the secrets to discovering the adventure in your everyday. Learn how she works with all ages (from newborns to teenagers!) and takes the mundane moments from ordinary to extraordinary!
From hiking forests to building forts, from artwork to homework, from backyard to schoolyard, this is the Breakout that will change your approach to everyday childhood photography!
what you’ll get
A beautiful 128 page comprehensive guide to photographing childhood
Eleven creative exercises that will push you to work with your children, create opportunities for adventure and become stronger storytellers
TWO SHOOTING VIDEOS
Go behind the scenes on two shoots:
a bright beach shoot and a
low light urban shoot
Over two hours of editing videos from the beach and urban shoots
See how Melissa works with composites, sky overlays, color manipulation, and extending canvases in eight unique edits
Bonus drone PDF exclusively for members of the live Breakout
A 6 page PDF featuring Ardelle Neubert about working through the teen years
A Q&A about getting in the frame with your children with some of Melissa’s favorite photographers
what you’ll learn
// WORKING IN ANY LIGHT
From bright light to low light, watch Melissa create beauty in any conditions
// ELEVATING THE IMAGE
Creating powerful images with composition, light & storytelling
// EMBRACE THE YES
Let go of control and create opportunities for adventure
// TRANSFORMATIONAL EDITING
Composites, sky overlays, color manipulation, canvas extensions and more!
// CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT
The expected psychosocial and developmental stages from birth through 18 years & how Melissa uses this information to effectively tell childhood stories
about your presenter
Melissa Haugen is a wife, mother, and visual storyteller residing in Northern California. Inspired to document the everyday adventures of her family, Melissa is drawn to light, emotion, and finding beauty in the mundane. When she’s not behind the camera, you can find her outside hiking, working in the garden, trying a new recipe or dreaming up plans for their next family trip.