Join Alisha Cline, Cr. Photog., CPP as she teaches you how mini session events can be a mighty staple on your studio’s calendar. Her system is not about turn and burn but developing meaningful, lasting relationships with families that grow into long term valuable clients. During this program you’ll learn how to successfully navigate through a mini session event. She’ll explain how to develop a budget and why staying on it for each event is the key to profit. In a live demo, you’ll see how her mini sessions flow beginning to the end. She’ll share affordable, creative, and effective marketing strategies for maximum bookings. You’ll learn how to create a product catalog just for mini sessions that sell unique and quality signature heirlooms without competing with your full-sized sessions. She’ll walk-through how-to sale in person immediately after the session for maximum profits and discuss work flow on retouching and ordering.
Mixing Medias: Art Class
In this demo program, Alisha Cline, Cr. Photog, CPP will show you how to add gel mediums, encaustic wax, and more to canvases, photographic prints, and wood prints that adds value and artistry to what we do. Some Affiliates encourage attendees to bring their own art supplies for a hands on class (tables are a must) - if you're looking for something different for your membership, this class is it!
Lighting Your Way to Stronger Portraits
In this demo program, Alisha Cline, Cr. Photog., CPP will show you how to mix traditional portraiture lighting rules with fun, out of the box creative lighting set ups to expand your skill sets, your clients' galleries and increase sales! This class starts with basic ratios and a simple set up then quickly moves into controlling light through layering, adding, subtracting, and manipulating it for unique looks. This program can be a demo or hands on; it's perfect for a monthly meeting, Merit Class, or "School" class!
Affiliate BOD Member Reviews
"Wow! If you want to meet a dedicated speaker, you gotta meet Alisha Cline. In preparing for her workshop she loaded her car with props so that the attendees would have the opportunity to be hands on and create their own sets. She answered questions about everything from safety in dealing with babies to safety when staging the set, discussed lighting, and extended the scheduled time so that we could play longer (with building our sets) and make more questions! Thank you Alisha for going above and beyond!
We also had the generous support of Millers Professional Imaging, Photobiz, and our very own Vintage Now Modern, a super cool antique store in downtown Greenville."
-Sabina CavalliProfessional Photographers of South Carolina Alisha has always been dedicated to education and giving back. It's one thing to have a speaker come to simply instruct, it's another to have them come and invest in your group. She took the extra time to add things to the class that would allow anyone in our area to apply the knowledge, but even more then that, she went above and beyond by helping attendees all throughout the event. For her it doesn't stop when her instruction concludes, it continues throughout the entire event and after. Thank you for being such a giving and thoughtful instructor to all those who wish to grow in this industry. -Rachel EdgingtonProfessional Photographers of Missouri
2019 2nd Place - SE District IPC Illustrative - score 100, Midnight Massacre
2019 - Received Photographic Craftsman Degree
2018 Photographer of the Year - Georgia Professional Photographers Association
2018 CPP Award Recipient - Georgia Professional Photographers Association
2018 Best of Show - Portraits - Georgia Professional Photographers Association
2018 1st Place - Open Photographic - Portrait, Man - Georgia Professional Photographers Association
2018 2nd Place - Open Photographic - Portrait, Pet/Animal - Georgia Professional Photographers Association
2018 2nd Place - Open Photographic - Portrait, Teen - Georgia Professional Photographers Association
2018 3rd Place - Open Photographic - Portrait, Teen - Georgia Professional Photographers Association
2018 2nd Place - Open Photographic - Photojournalism - Georgia Professional Photographers Association
2017 Professional Photographers of South Carolina - State Competition - Open Photographic - Portrait, Men - 1st Place
2017 Professional Photographers of South Carolina - State Competition - Open Photographic - Portrait, Seniors - 3rd Place
2016 Professional Photographers of America International Photographic Competition - Open Portrait - Merit, General Collection (Child Portrait
2016 Professional Photographers of America International Photographic Competition - Open Portrait - Merit, General Collection (Pet Portrait
2014 Seniors and Youth National Conference - Award of Excellence - Graphic Design (Senior graduation announcement
2014 Seniors and Youth National Conference - Award of Excellence - Senior Portraits, Boy
Upcoming Speaking Events
JANUARY: MIXING MEDIUMS ART CLASS - Cartersville, GaJANUARY 19-21: ATTENDING IMAGINGUSA, Atlanta, Ga FEB 9: GPPA NW AREA MEETING - LIGHTING 101, Cartersville, Ga APRIL 27-28: GPPA SE AREA MEETING - SHOOTING ON LOCATION & IN PERSON SALES, Savannah, Ga MAY: SUPER 1 DAY "Printing and IPS" - Cartersville, GeorgiaMAY: SUPER 1 DAY "LIGHTING YOUR WAY TO STRONGER PORTRAITS" - Cartersville, Ga JULY 19: PPLA SOUTHERN PRO EXPOSURE - MIGHTY MINI SESSION- New Orleans, La JULY 21: APPA CAPTURE - MIGHTY MINI SESSION - Hot Springs, Ar JULY 26-29: CAMP CLINE - A 4 DAY INTENSE BOOTCAMP FROM 1st PHONE CALL TO AFTER FINAL DELIVERY (registration on site menu) August 3-4: LIGHTING AND POSING YOUR WAY TO STRONGER PORTRAITS - Cartersville, Ga SEPTEMBER 27-29: GPPA EXPOSED - CREATIVE LIGHTING - Savannah, Ga OCTOBER PPA SUPER 1 DAY: TBDOCTOBER PPA SUPER 1 DAY: TBD NOVEMBER 1 - PPoPA - MIXED MEDIA ***MERIT CLASS***! Metro-Philly Area, PANov. 3rd, PPoPA - Mighty Mini Sessions NOVEMBER 18: FLPPA TALLAHASSEE - MIGHTY MINI SESSIONS - Tallahassee, Florida
Coming Soon 2020:
Vegas- WPPI 2020 - PLATFORM SPEAKER!
Tampa Area (FLPPA)
Detroit - PhotoMax (MPPA)
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