2nd Chapter, Sydney, Australia in the luxurious private estate Hopewood House
Learn the exact steps to creating captivating and authentic photos, exploring your creative mind, and booking more dream clients
Is this for me?
This masterclass is perfect for you, who...
wants to take your photography business to the next level by learning directly from Amelia, a fine art photography expert and Olea & Fig Studio, talented and experienced duos specialized in creative direction
wants to understand the fine art aesthetics and the beauty of film photography
wants to hone your skills in styling and directing, and ability to tell your story
wants to learn in a more personal setting, and have a deeper exchange with Amelia regarding where you are in your journey in photography
wants to learn to work with lighting and capture genuine emotions and connections under various situations and settings
wants to experience artistically designed styled shoots to build your portfolio ( female beauty portraiture, wedding couple, beautiful wedding setups, flat lays and heartfelt portrait sessions with a charity partner )
wants to see how you can make a difference with the gifts and talents you have as a storyteller to make this world a better place
wants to be a part of supportive community with fellow attendees and talented vendors from the wedding industry
Who We Are
Amelia Soegijono | Amelia Soegijono Photography
Amelia Soegijono has been trained in some of the world’s most prestigious art schools including RMIT in Melbourne and Parsons School of Design in New York City graduating with distinctions. She has also been mentored by the world’s best including Eryk Fitkau (Luzer’s Archive 200 best Ad photographers worldwide) and Jose Villa (Amongst the most respected fine art wedding photographers in the world). Amelia is available to photograph lifestyle stories and weddings in Australia and beyond. She also regularly photographs for beauty, fashion editorials and advertising assignments.
Amelia’s work has been published on Magnolia Rouge, Style Me Pretty, White Magazine, The Fount, Wedding Sparrow, to name a few! Visit here to see some of the beautiful features. Amelia speaks English, Chinese and Indonesian. Amelia is also mama to two little children, Liam and Sky, whom she raises with her husband Lex in Sydney, Australia.
Annie Chang & Terrie Chang | Olea & Fig Studio
Two sisters. Two creative hearts.
With extensive experiences and passion in art directing, space design and fashion styling, the two sisters tell compelling visual stories with their unique perspective and approach on design. Fashion, architecture, food and everyday life, are where they see their inspiration. They specialize in creating unique color palette, layering texture and combining design elements in unexpected ways. Their remarkable aesthetic vision, and more importantly, their emphasis on curating with intention empower them to tell stories candidly with elevated visuals, further evoking feelings and experiences tailored to their clients.
Besides thoughtful designs of all kinds, they are often inspired by unexpected harmony of different design elements.
You can find their work on Junebug Weddings, Modern Luxury Weddings s/s '18, Grey Likes Weddings, Ruffled, Bridal Musings, Joy Wed, and more.
join our heartfelt humanitarian efforts
we will be partnering with an organization in Sydney that empowers vulnerable women and children through creating heartfelt portraits to give them a more powerful voice
let's create and share this unforgettable and life changing experience
with intimate and personal surroundings, where we will chat, share, and connect with others who share our visions and passion.
I was new to fine art photography and so I arrived feeling uncertain of my own abilities. But Amelia and the Olea & Fig Team had created such an encouraging environment that we all felt safe and confident to learn and share with each other. I’ve gained so much more clarity in what I want to do next in just two days, which probably would take way much longer if I were to figure this out alone. And it doesn’t really matter how experienced you are in the industry, you will surely have something to take away. I would highly recommend Elan Vital Workshop to those who have a creative dream to pursue. It’s definitely life changing for me! I cannot thank you ladies enough for offering so much in the workshop!
I now have the confidence, as well as directions to start my flower blog/ community and will definitely keep you posted!
- Iris Cheung
We want you to leave this experience with the following
Tools and intentional approaches to find your creative inspiration and your voice to draw in your dream clients and find your niche
Knowledge on how to elevate and grow your photography brand through the power of networking and the creative community via sessions with experts in photography, styling and business branding
Refined understanding in fine art aesthetics and film photography
An inspiring experience and a valuable network with a group of like-minded creatives.
Enticing portfolio from beautifully curated styled shoots
You are ready to unleash your inner artist, invest in taking your brand in photography to the next level.
We can't wait to meet you and move forward with you in your creative journey!
Thanks to Olea & Fig Studio & Amelia for this opportunity. It was very encouraging and motivating for me personally, and as an experienced photographer, I also learned my own shortcomings and areas for improvements. Keep dreaming, Keep fighting!
- Arther Chen
This masterclass far exceeded my expectation. Thank you to Olea & Fig Studio and all the wonderful vendors for gifting us such a rewarding and profound experience on photography, our creative journey and our dream.