Join us for an extra day with the VIP Experience! You'll get 2 extra trainings by our VIP speakers, a delicious lunch, and a shoot excursion you won't wanna miss!


- homecoming charleston -

get everything included with the standard ticket PLUS...

vip session with jenna rainey

vip lunch

vip session with ben hartley

vip shoot excursion

vip experience is on wednesday, september 21 - after the main event

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9:30 am - vip morning session

Jenna Rainey

Jenna Rainey is a watercolor artist, textile designer, (3x) published author, self-proclaimed color theory expert & creative entrepreneur. Her career began in 2012 with designing custom stationery and calligraphy jobs for weddings. Now she can be found teaching watercolor on her YouTube channel, recording lessons for her online courses for creative business owners and working on her next product collaboration. Jenna’s work has been featured in Forbes, Martha Stewart Weddings, Buzzfeed, Brit + Co, Better Homes and Gardens and more! 

Meet your speaker

11:30 am - vip lunch

12:30 pm - vip afternoon session

Ben Hartley

Ben Hartley will help you get out of your own way and design the life you want to live (without wasting years of your life trying).

Ben is the founder of Style & Story, based in Tampa, FL, and was named one of the top 10 wedding photographers in the country in 2017 and 2020.

Ben hosts free coaching every week inside his Mastermind Group and weekly Six Figure Photography Podcast to help you win more bookings, maximize your profits, and breakthrough limiting beliefs.

Meet your speaker

4:00 pm - vip shoot excursion at folly beach

Jamie Findlay

Hosted on Folly Beach, you’ll have access to 3 beautiful shoots all reflecting Jamie’s signature editorial styling. All three sessions will help you stretch your skills in all types of lighting (a must in editorial work), as well as gain access to Jamie as she guides you though the way that she lines up her shots, prepares for these type of commissions, utilizes different types of lighting, manipulates fabrics in her signature way, and showcases all the beautiful spots Folly Beach has to offer.

Meet your leader

Destination Editorial Photographer

The 3 Styled Shoots

beach editorial

Female Model(s) casual businesswear mixed with swim, water, sand and stunning lighting.

beach bridal

Beautiful etherial gown, flowy fabrics, ending in the water as the sun goes down.

beach couple

Playful, romantic with a focus on authentic connection. They will start in a cute styled outfit, potentially end in swimwear depending on the groups preferences.

wed, sept 21

Vip schedule

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

VIP Morning Session with jenna rainey

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

VIP Lunch

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

VIP Afternoon Session with ben hartley