SHAMAYIM Presents Introduction to Fashion Photography

Critically acclaimed and award winning fashion photographer Shamayim will host his Introduction to Fashion Photography Class Series in 2019 for photographers interested in creating a career within the fashion photography market. This is the class to join if you have questions that you cannot find answers to online. Shamayim will break down many of the challenges that aspiring photographers encounter early on in their pursuit of fashion photography mastery.


Part One / The Business of Photography

  • Learn how to build organic and consistent audience engagement for your photography brand across social media.

  • Learn how to price your services using the 50/100 method.

  • Learn techniques to build your professional creative team.

  • Learn a simple and highly effective way to generate client leads.

  • Learn how to nurture a relationship with modeling agencies.

  • Learn who your target clients are and who not to waste time promoting your work to.

  • Learn methods on how to protect yourself financially and professionally.

  • Learn methods on how to get published by reputable fashion publications.

  • Learn the difference between contracts and independent assignment pay.

Part Two / Camera and Gear

  • Camera settings for dramatic fashion photography lighting

  • Understanding ISO, F-Stops, and Aperture

  • Studio Equipment 101: terms and descriptions of standard studio lighting equipment

  • Make studio lighting simple.

Part Three / Editing

  • Destructive vs. Non-Destructive editing

  • Understanding Raw vs. jpeg

  • Photoshop or Lightroom

Part Four / Promoting Your Work

  • Learn Shamayim’s personal method on portfolio curation

  • Learn the steps to get maximum exposure of your work online / offline

  • Shamayim reviews your portfolio and recommends ways in which you can make it stronger for the fashion market.

  • Learn how to Market your unique style.

Book Your Class

Select your class below and book directly from the website. $150 Class Rate is only available until Nov 19. After Nov 19th the Class Rate is $250. There are limited spots for each class. Once all spots have been booked you will not be able to book that class. Digital Class is available for those who would like to attend a class session but unable to attend in person. Refer a photographer and receive $25 from SHAMAYIM Studios once they successfully book. They must list your name at the time of their booking.

Previous Workshops



Behind the scenes video of the Dec 2017 Dallas, TX Workshop