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Join us in Danger of a single story – Creative visual storytelling wedding photography one on one mentoring workshop! To raise up your awareness, engage the curious and expand your creativity. Led by visual storytellers Aleks and Irena Kus.

We aim to create wedding day into visual storytelling images, with a feeling how it was, to tell the story for generations to come. Using our cameras creatively allows us to document the people’s story of a wedding day, with an extreme passion for composing every single frame, uniqueness, different and expanding our style with every single wedding we shoot.

Being in the wedding industry more than 12 years, do way over 350 weddings locally and also internationally, we have run into thousands and one problem and along the way and taught us hot to solve it. Now after all those years we wish we had turned to someone who could point us in the right direction at that time. If you fell the same, we welcome you to join us for this fantastic, extraordinary advanced visual storytelling workshop, where we will open our minds and let you know everything!

"The most important part when we create visual storytelling,is to feel how it was"A.Kus2018

About

We design one on one mentoring workshop to cover all the essential topics which are necessary to raise up your photography awareness, grown your business and focus on the things which are truly important when you are creating visual wedding story. We genuinely believe in few facts, which had the most significant impact on all our business and life; Creative visual storytelling, Connecting to people, and Personal approach. We can’t wait to share why this is so important to us – and our couples.

So you could become excellent photographer and better person, no matter if you are a several years professional photographer or just starting out, there is always some new perspective to look from and learn new things along the way.

"Images to me are like music, and if we compose them creatively,they will awake all the human emotions! "A.Kus2017⠀

A one full-day of learning

What will be covered?

Part One

CREATIVE STORYTELLING; We will start with the basic theory because this is the most crucial for everything, later on. Then lead you through the entire wedding day. Starting with Starting with getting ready, and finished with the party. We will explain how we photograph in each situation to get the best out of any case and why creative storytelling is the most important thing to achieve our most important goal to convert peoples wedding day into images, which make them feel something and tell a story for generations to come. That’s what it’s all about for me.

REAL MOMENTS; We are a unique visual artist who captures real moments and connections between peoples on their most important day! Real moments are priceless non-repeatable series of events, With their uniqueness and differentiation allows us to stand out from the crowd!

LIGHT; Without light there is darkness, and we do not want that! It’s not our style! Light drive us to see the image with our emotions, not eyes!

COMPOSITION; When we create a visual legacy, photo composition is essential as same as light and real moments, for our image without strong composition/structure is like a snapshot, incomplete blank canvas.

GENERAL TALK ABOUT PHOTOGRAPHY; Our why. How to be inspired and stay creative all the time. PJ – photojournalism through the whole wedding day. How to find inspiration
. Why everyday training is essential. Why street photography is good for everyday training.

Part Two

ALL ABOUT OUR GEAR; We will explain our working tools, teach you all about focal length, and how to us prime lenses creatively and efficacy.

SPEEDLIGHT – FLASH TECHNIQUES ON AND OFF CAMERA; We will show how we work with flash on and off camera during the speech and party time – essential part!

PHOTO SHOOTING REAL COUPLE; We will spend few hours with our real couple, where we will show how we work, what’s essential for them and us. We will also show how quickly turn “not nice environment” for your benefit and still stay creative!

EDITING & WORKFLOW; Lightroom & Photoshop. Slideshows. Online galleries. Album design. Backups and security / local & online. Must have the software.

SEO & SOCIAL MEDIA; We will teach you basics of SEO and show you what works for us.

BRANDING & MARKETING; Website & Branding / incredibly important. Organisation and communication/efficiency. Pricelists/efficiency.
Contracts – legal stuff. Products / wow factor

REVIEW OF YOUR STYLE; We will help you to answer where you are now with your photography and find solutions to improve your style.

PORTFOLIO REVIEWS; Attendees must bring a minimum of two full wedding set of delivered images. (Digital)

BLOGGING; Very important part! We will teach you some tips and tricks how to blog wedding story quickly and efficiently.

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS; The more, the better!

"For me creativity is passion, it's driving me to be uniquewith every single frame I compose! "A.Kus2017

Questions & Answers

WHAT IS THE PRICE FOR ONE ON ONE MENTORING WORKSHOP?
One on one mentoring workshop Investment of 870 € includes
– One full day of hands-on instruction (see program above) from Aleks & Irena
– Photographing real couple – creatively & posing
– PDF and other documentation
– snacks over the day, coffee/ tea, drinks & craft beer
– late lunch at the end of a day

Participants are responsible for their accommodation and transportation to and from the creative visual storytelling workshop. We can provide you all the help on request if you need. A 50% deposit is required to reserve your spot. The final payment is due no later than one week before the workshop date or on the creative visual storytelling workshop itself. Your participation can be paid via PayPal, Master / Visa card, cash, or international bank transfer. If you are unable to attend or need to cancel your reservation, we require a minimum of 14 days notice. Your deposit will be refunded minus a 30 € admin fee, if and when we can find a replacement. If you cancel within five days of the creative visual storytelling workshop, your deposit is non-refundable, and the final payment will still be due. For the latest news and updates, we will add you to our group on Facebook: Creative Visual Storytelling Workshop.

WHERE WILL ONE ON ONE MENTORING WORKSHOP TAKE PLACE?
Mentoring one on one workshop will take place at my place in Trbovlje – Slovenia.

HOW LONG ONE ON ONE MENTORING WORKSHOP TAKES?
Mentoring one on one workshop will take one full day (1 )

IS THERE SCHEDULE FOR ONE ON ONE MENTORING WORKSHOP?
We will start at 8:30 am until 9 pm,  ( look above – what will be covered )

DATE OF ONE ON ONE MENTORING WORKSHOP?
On the basis of an agreement via email. 

DO YOU TRAVEL FOR ONE ON ONE MENTORING WORKSHOP?
Yes! We love to discover new places! We currently call Ljubljana, Slovenia home but often find our self-traveling for destination weddings and leisure. So feel free to scout our travel plan. If you want to do mentor session in your local country or city, it can be arranged, send us an email!. Note for destination one on one mentoring workshop, travel and accommodation costs are not included if we are not already in that country – city.

WHICH LANGUAGE WILL BE ONE ON ONE MENTORING WORKSHOP?
It will be in English. But, it is also available in Slovenian or Croatian language (on request). As said there will be no secrets we will give you all our accumulated knowledge of every aspect of this wedding photography business.

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING TO ONE ON ONE MENTORING WORKSHOP?
Laptop, with editing software
Photo gear which you currently using
Pencil and book for notes!

THAT IS WHAT I AM LOOKING FOR! HOW DO I BOOK ONE ON ONE MENTORING WORKSHOP?
Thank you! If you would like to book, just press the button below this text, fill the form, and we will send you an invoice. A pied deposit will secure your spot.

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