What we're about
Pro-Am is THE group for photography creatives. Our reputation for excellence goes back 8 years now! By request: classes, shoot events and workshops provide you with safe professional useful coaching for models & photographers who want to build skills or portfolios.
We are Ace in providing professional teacher instruction - in Pre, Post and Shooting situations.
Pro-Am supports your Portfolio-building with a molde coach at all events, and improves your skills with expertise and sensitivity whatever your experience level.
Pro coaching on both model skills and photography techniques. Assistance and education in all elements involved. Effective, supportive, honest, and fun ... classes and shoots for Hobbists to Pro -even 'just getting started' models and Photographers
Everyone involved in the modeling world is welcome.
Pro-Am is an educational resource run by a professional teacher . All levels of experience. Amateur / Pro Photographers, Models, Actors, Hair Stylists, Make Up Artists & Body Painters.
Non commercial shooting. Promotional and publishing is allowed. Image sales are not, unless model agrees in writing.
Long running group with an excellent track record for ability, respect, safety, efficiency. image quality.
Expert teaching - Unlimited Access We can help with all elements of shooting, pre and post production, questions anytime as needed.
Britt shares props, equipment and studios, wardrobe, as well as organized advice, critique also coaching for models and photographers 1-1 and at events. You'll be able to improve on expertise with lighting, model interaction, direction and posing, camera settings, composition, and technical support, using LightRoom or PhotoShop for post-production, and more. For models stylists and photographers, at and before or after the shoot you can ALL have help with etiquette and communication, and more
We have rules for Pro-Am, please make sure to look them over.
We also have a fun side FB page where you can post your works and ideas to... https://www.facebook.com/groups/ProAmPhotography/
In studios, homes, and on location, Britt arranges workshops, classes and shoot adventures. Come. Create. Learn. Improve. OUR DEDICATION is to model respect and to FINAL RESULTS.
Pro-Am MODELS are granted and retain the RIGHT to approve or veto any of the images we shoot. Models can ALWAYS dress in ANY style (provided they are not in This Seasons Designer wear as we cannot shoot this non commercially).
Pro-Am Photographers share their 5-10 fave images, edited within 2 weeks.They can be posted in or album for the models and group - up to 10 mg. Please no behind the scenes images of models or anyone without agreement
Pro-Am MUA and Hairstylists receive FREE membership,. Request a shoot to suit your book. Models can be as extraordinary and fantastic as your make up and hair stylist vision. Bring your fave face - or we will find models for you.
INSTRUCTION FROM A UNIQUELY QUALIFIED PROFESSIONAL TEACHER & PHOTOGRAPHER & FEMALE. x MODEL: The group leader / primary instructor is a very capable qualified professional teacher with many years of useful experience on both sides of the lens. As a woman, along with her expertise, she is able to support and create the scenarios needed for better model and photographer participation and images.
REPUTATION: The most active and educational, most caring, longstanding with more graduates AND results than any other ... Regularly several events per week for more than EIGHT years now, Pro-Am has proved itself the number one for safety and professional model support and response to photographers needs.
Check out all of our albums too. All kinds of artists have enjoyed and benefited by Pro-Am
MINORS: Minors should pay the shoot fee first time out, as well as membership and always bring a custodial parent.
SAFETY: My main concern is that all events will be safe short term and long term. and effective as well as fun
DISCOUNTS: Prior to 24 hours of the shoot there is a price reduction always in effect. Members only with cameras please.
CANCELLATIONS: Our group is dedicated, busy, and professional. It can take immeasurable hours of work to get an event to go ahead and it will always be in response to for members who say they want it ... Once you confirm a shoot, we cannot provide a refund without a minimum 24 hours notice.
CREDITS: All images we facilitate should be credited to the photographer and PRO-AM with a link ,if posted elsewhere.
SALES: NON COMMERCIAL model releases are used for portfolio an self promotion Sales to any 3rd party require further models involvement and agreement.
PRICING FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS: $25 annual subscription price, due within 4 days. Shoots fees apply. 50% discount on shoot fee if you bring a new member signed up in previous week.
PRICING FOR MODELS: Free two week trial. Shoots are FREE. Coaching is included FREE. Web images, some prints and most edits also FREE. $25 annually requested donation is welcome and appropriate after 14 days trial.
offer our events in three different formats:
Classes: we provide instructions on a specific subject which includes audio video presentation, demonstration, discussions and Q&A.
Workshops: this is hands-on session on specific theme where we provide model, lighting and help setting up your camera and with lighting and composing your shoots. Attendees participate actively in photo shoot.
Group Photo shoots: This is similar to Workshop except photographers exercise their right side of the brain. All levels of photographers, from beginners to those very experienced attend these events.