The Expeditions-  Travel the world with award winning fashion photographer Shamayim and experience dynamic photo shoots in some of the most iconic destinations on earth. Photo Shoot Expeditions provide inclusive opportunities for fashion and beauty professionals to collaborate together to enhance their professional body of work in unique and exotic locations around the world. Each destination offers it's own incredible experience. 


An Expedition is essentially a collaborative project with the purpose of organizing fashion and beauty professionals together to enhance their body of work in exotic and diverse locations. Dynamic locations add impact to a professional portfolio. Strong images in awe-inspiring locations give a competitive edge to your professional body of work. The Expeditions are organized to provide an inclusive experience. Through collaboration; productions are more affordable, efficient, and creative. All divisions of fashion / beauty creatives are invited to join the Expeditions

Who can join an Expedition?

Photographers & Videographers

The Expedition is organized to provide you with the opportunity to collaborate with models and creatives to build dynamic images / video for your professional portfolio. This is not a workshop but Shamayim is available to mentor you whenever you need assistance.

Makeup Artist, Hair Stylist, Wardrobe Stylist

Makeup Artist, Hair Stylist, Wardrobe Stylist, Fashion Designers are invited to join the Expeditions. Fashion and Beauty Creatives work directly with Shamayim to develop concepts for productions.

Fashion Designers can utilize the Expeditions to build incredible look books and campaigns. *


For over 10 years models from all experience levels have built their professional portfolios with Shamayim during his Expeditions. These Expeditions provide you with the opportunity to shoot over multiple days with a photographer that has built a career on developing the careers of many of the worlds top models. 


We encourage registered attendees to bring a companion or guest. Spouses or friends are welcome to join the expedition with a separate expedition fee that covers their lodging. When registering for the expedition of your choice select "bring a guest" option.

Expedition Rate

Each Expedition includes your production fees and your lodging during the expedition. We offer payment plans to assist you with the financial investment for the expedition.


Each individual is responsible for their own flights to the Expedition destination. We recommend websites like for affordable airfare. 


Lodging is included in your expedition rate. It is a primary focus for SHAMAYIM Studios to provide everyone with  safe and quality lodging during the Expeditions. Lodging is selected to be central to the shoot locations. Lodging is either a vacation home / condo rental for the group or hotel rooms. All lodging is group accommodations (2 to a room) unless you choose the private lodging option.


Expeditions provide an affordable and safe way for creatives to not only build stronger work but also great life experiences. Travel the world with other individuals who share a mutual interest as you and build friendships and networking relationships. Each destination is unique. It is just as important that you enjoy yourself and have some time to explore as it is to get great images on the expedition. 

Select your Expedition


If you have any inquiries about specific expeditions take a moment and feel out the registration form. 

Name *
Profession *
Please select which profession you are registering as. One selection only please.
Phone *
Address *
This can be a website, dropbox link, or online site
Select Expedition(s) *
How did you hear about this Expedition? *
Questions? Let us know what inquiries you have so that we can address them for you when you receive your follow up response. (Remember that expedition rates are provided after registration.)
Waiver of Liability *
This Waiver of Liability releases SHAMAYIM Studios and it’s affiliates from all liability relating to injuries that may occur {during production, on expedition, photo shoot.}. By clicking this agreement and submitting this booking form, I agree to hold SHAMAYIM Studios entirely free from any liability, including financial responsibility for injuries incurred, regardless of whether injuries are caused by negligence. I also acknowledge the risks involved in the production. These include but are not limited to physical or mental injury. I swear that I am participating voluntarily, and that all risks have been made clear to me. Additionally, I do not have any conditions that will increase my likelihood of experiencing injuries while engaging in this production. By clicking the agreement below I forfeit all right to bring a suit against SHAMAYIM Studios or it’s affiliates for any reason. In return, I will receive the agreed upon services offered. I will also make every effort to obey safety precautions and all laws while on production or expedition. I will ask for clarification when needed. * Please check that you agree and acknowledge the Waiver of Liability.
Cancellation Policy *
Cancellation Policy * Cancellation: (a) The Client will be required to complete a Booking Form, on receipt of the booking form, SHAMAYIM Studios will send an email as confirmation. Once initial payment has been received the booking will then be considered Confirmed. (b) As a result, once a booking is Confirmed, there are no refunds on sessions. All session rates are immediately applied to your production fees. In the event that the client must cancel their attendance, they have the option to find another individual to take their spot for the session and take on their payment obligations. (c) In the event of an emergency, the client may cancel and transfer their production fee another session by SHAMAYIM Studios within 14 days. All contributing parties in your session that are not employees of SHAMAYIM Studios (including but not limited to makeup artist, hair stylist, models, wardrobe stylist, designers, assistants, etc.) are considered independent contractors and NOT included in the Cancellation Policy. * Please check that you agree and acknowledge the Cancellation Policy
Fashion photographer Shamayim photographs model Sumiko during his Jamaica Photo Shoot Expedition. Wardrobe by Syediah Mcbride
On location in beautiful Giza, Egypt with fashion photographer Shamayim
On location in Paris, France with fashion photographer Shamayim and model Akua Robinson