What's Covered


Art & The Heart Photography Workshop

by Dan O'Day & Samm Blake

This photography workshop is a business intensive. It's for photographers that want to experience longevity is the industry. 

Its focus is on the practicalities of running a successful full-time wedding photography business. You chose this workshop because you're thirsty for information and desperately looking for something more. We're here to give you that. We are here to help you find your way as a photographer and give you the tools to create a business designed to help you with longevity in your business and ultimately give you lasting fulfillment and freedom in your personal life.

In this intensive, we will cover the topics that we think are the most important in taking the steps to owning the right business and creating the right work for you. 

It doesn't matter if you are an amateur photographer, just at the very start of your photography career or a professional photographer who has been in the game for a while wanting to refine your focus and overhaul your business - all skill levels are welcome to this two day event. 

What's Covered?

The workshop is taught by Dan O'Day and Samm Blake. Over two days we will be covering the following items :

- Putting your best content forward

- Finding YOU in your brand and what you offer

- Looking at your work more objectively

- Identifying the weaknesses in our work

- Finding a strong and consistent editing look to complete your photographs

- Understanding how other people are perceiving your work

- Building a strong price list

- Managing client expectations

- Workflow / from booking a client to order fulfillment

- Displaying and sharing your images

- Marketing yourself

- Legal stuff

-  Creating accountability

- Open Forum Questioning

(Anything goes)



How much does it cost to attend?

The ticket price is $1200 per person for the two-day workshop (you will make it back in one wedding we help you book, promise). This includes your seat at the workshop, lunch, drinks, snacks and a bag of goodies for you to enjoy alongside the journey. 


What's the times for each day?

The workshop goes from 10 am – 6 pm every day. Even though the formal teaching ends at 6pm, you have the option to join us for dinner & drinks on the final night. You are responsible for making your way to and from the event each day.


What to bring?

Your laptop (not essential, but preferred), hard drives containing complete weddings, your pricing information and anything else you show to clients.


How to book in? 

A 50% retainer is due immediately in order to reserve your seat – the remainder 50% is due 4 weeks prior to the first day of the workshop. A final invoice will be sent out to you at this time.

If you purchase a seat and find you are in a position you are no longer able to attend, there are no refunds but you are welcome to sell your seat to another keen attendee.



Please reach out to Samm and Dan to answer any further questions.