What we're about

On Assignment - Our expression for being on the job, working to a specific creative task, editor request or client gig.

Craig's assignments include studio & location fashion, underwater glamour, environmental portraits, architecture and all subjects of the global travel experience.

Craig's Website (http://www.auraphotographics.com)


Now you can be part of the process and see what goes into location photo assignments, fashion model shoots, travel editorial features and much much more... all while you learn from an international Nikon Ambassador as he walks you through the his camera / flash techniques, location lighting, set styling, posing and other tricks of the trade.


This Group is open to all skill levels, and can included those with a photo interest, models, stylists, designers and those that have a passion to see the world and take photos while doing so.

We'll also include events from our other colleagues in the biz, that will deliver the same high standard of learning and industry experience - so there's lots going on!

All brands of cameras & lighting are welcome, and as one of Nikon's Ambassadors, there will be special access to Nikon gear, accessories, and sometime even newly released items not available elsewhere yet ;)


Local shoots to Vancouver, workshop and presentation events in other cities, and international travel destination tours are all part of the mix, so please feel welcome to join in and then tell your friends about the group as well. Stay tuned for what's happening in your area, upcoming travel tours across the world, or drop us a note with your requests - Special points & privileges awarded for providing interesting location access, including pools, funky buildings, intriguing outdoor finds and luxurious locales.

Craig is also available for private sessions and one on one mentoring.


Next Up:

For those that want to learn & build on their location lighting skills, join Nikon Ambassador Craig Minielly for his On Assignment experience, as he works with the dynamic model team of Helena Heidebrecht & Virgil Davies for the slightly NSFW recreation of "Red Riding Hood meets the Bad Bad Wolf" in the depths of a forest nearby.


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