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This photoshoot is a beautiful mix of timeless portraits and modern minimalism. Join me to see how I styled this motherhood session and how my ideas and inspirations were brought to reality. 

I will demonstrate how I achieved these striking, fashion magazine quality images during an outdoor + studio pregnancy photoshoot. 

In this episode I explore a new range of creative techniques from mixed to hard lighting. Join me behind the scenes as I create fashion inspired portraits for a beautiful expecting mother.

In this video tutorial, you will learn several of my favorite studio lighting variations that are a must for a classic maternity photoshoot.

Watch me create beautiful portraits for this mama goddess and her adorable baby boy. From high contrast to soft ethereal lighting styles - this photoshoot will blow you away!

From solo portraits to stunning images with a partner, this episode will teach you a straightforward couples posing flow process so that every studio maternity photoshoot can become an effortless experience of making beautiful memories for your clients.

This photoshoot is a beautiful mix of timeless portraits and modern minimalism. Join me to see how I styled this motherhood session and how my ideas and inspirations were brought to reality. 

July, 2022

Maternity session in the tropics? why not? In this episode, I will demonstrate how I achieved these striking, fashion magazine quality images during an outdoor pregnancy photoshoot. 

June, 2022

In this episode I explore a new range of creative techniques from mixed to hard lighting. Join me behind the scenes as I create fashion inspired portraits for a beautiful expecting mother.

May, 2022

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In this episode, I am taking on a creative twist to classic milk bath photography! With a mini pool, one simple studio light, and photoshop magic, I will teach you how to transform your maternity photos into magazine-worthy masterpieces.

Learn how to achieve effortless and editorial-worthy portraits with this month's video tutorial. I will reveal my favorite lighting techniques as we go behind the scenes and create captivating images of this gorgeous mama and her sweet baby boy.

Join me behind the scenes of an incredible location photoshoot, where I bring together nature’s beautiful backdrop and lighting to create extraordinary motherhood portraits.

Don't let a small space hold you back - with some affordable lighting and a creative approach, you can capture stunning portraits that your clients will love! Watch me create mind-blowing motherhood portraits in a small garage studio.

Minimalist, high contrast monochromatic maternity portraits are my favorite to shoot! In this episode I will demonstrate how to flow from soft to silhouette to dramatic lighting to capture stunning Vogue style images.

Have you ever photographed using a strobe with no modifier? This episode will focus just on that - how to get beautiful results shooting bare bulb. You will learn how to create a stunning variety of maternity images from soft light to silhouettes with just one light.

Join me as I curate a stunning motherhood photoshoot and discover my unique approach to capturing empowering studio portraits.

In this episode, we'll take a deep dive into a breathtaking photoshoot featuring a beautiful couple. From casual denim to formal wear to wet look, this photoshoot has it all!

Learn how to capture stunning family portraits with a cute 2-month old baby in this episode. I'll show you the secrets to using just one light and easy poses for amazing studio shots. 

Get ready to be amazed by this magical maternity photoshoot! Filled with laughter and positive vibes, it's a seamless flow of creativity. Discover simple yet impressive lighting and styling techniques that will take your portfolio to new heights.

Join us for an exclusive look at a creative maternity photoshoot featuring an incredible mama. Discover 4 easy studio setups and a game-changing draping technique that will amaze your clients. Plus, learn the importance of model calls and how to handle them.

Get ready for a high fashion maternity photoshoot! Join me as I explore various studio techniques and show you the different modifiers I use to create incredible looks. From bare strobes to beauty dishes to strip boxes, there's so much to discover.

Learn how to capture stunning motherhood and family portraits on location with ease. Discover the art of styling, posing, and utilizing available natural light. From lifestyle to fine-art, create diverse and captivating portraits that your clients will cherish.

Learn the secrets to capturing breathtaking maternity and motherhood images with just one light and minimal props and outfits that will truly stand the test of time.


Explore posing flow for the family of three and the magic of creating stunning couple maternity portraits. Our initial photoshoot plan may have taken an unexpected turn, but the results are nothing short of amazing.

Minimalist, high contrast monochromatic maternity portraits are my favorite to shoot! In this episode I will demonstrate how to flow from soft to silhouette to dramatic lighting to capture stunning Vogue style images. 

August, 2022

Watch me create beautiful portraits for this mama goddess and her adorable baby boy. From high contrast to soft ethereal lighting styles - this photoshoot will blow you away! 

September, 2022

Join me behind the scenes of an incredible location photoshoot, where I bring together nature’s beautiful backdrop and lighting to create extraordinary motherhood portraits.

October, 2022

In this video tutorial, you will learn several of my favorite studio lighting variations that are a must for a classic maternity photoshoot.

November, 2022

Learn how to achieve effortless and editorial-worthy portraits with this month's video tutorial. I will reveal my favorite lighting techniques as we go behind the scenes and create captivating images of this gorgeous mama and her sweet baby boy.

December, 2022

In this episode, I am taking on a creative twist to classic milk bath photography! With a mini pool, one simple studio light, and photoshop magic, I will teach you how to transform your maternity photos into magazine-worthy masterpieces.

January, 2023

Have you ever photographed using a strobe with no modifier? This episode will focus just on that - how to get beautiful results shooting bare bulb. You will learn how to create a stunning variety of maternity images from soft light to silhouettes with just one light.

February, 2023

From solo portraits to stunning images with a partner, this episode will teach you a straightforward couples posing flow process so that every studio maternity photoshoot can become an effortless experience of making beautiful memories for your clients.

March, 2023

Don't let a small space hold you back - with some affordable lighting and a creative approach, you can capture stunning portraits that your clients will love! Watch me create mind-blowing motherhood portraits in a small garage studio.

April, 2023

Learn how to capture stunning family portraits with a cute 2-month old baby in this episode. I'll show you the secrets to using just one light and easy poses for amazing studio shots. 

May, 2023

In this episode, we'll take a deep dive into a breathtaking photoshoot featuring a beautiful couple. From casual denim to formal wear to wet look, this photoshoot has it all!

June 2023

Join me as I curate a stunning motherhood photoshoot and discover my unique approach to capturing empowering studio portraits.

July, 2023

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While The Lola Melani Collective is geared towards motherhood photographers, it offers valuable education that can benefit any portrait business. My simple studio systems can be applied to various types of businesses.

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Unlike online courses that are limited in content and condensed into a few hours, the Collective offers over 50+ hours of unscripted episodes showing the behind-the-scenes process of a photo shoot. These videos are real, relatable, and fun, showcasing the challenges and successes of the creative process. Plus, you'll gain access to our exclusive online community, live Q&A Zoom calls.

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Absolutely! The LMC complements our existing educational resources and offers additional business lessons not found in other Academy Courses. Many students find value in being a part of both the stand alone academy course and the LMC!

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You'll gain immediate access and have lifetime access to the program. Whether you need a boost or want a refresher course, you can watch the videos and lessons at your own pace. Once you enroll, you'll have access to the tools forever.

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Is this program just for motherhood photographers?

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Yes, of course! The Collective is all about support. You can bring your questions to upcoming coaching calls or post them in the Facebook group for assistance.

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The coaching call times will be determined based on popular vote among Collective students. If you can't make a specific call, make sure to ask your questions beforehand, and I will address them during the call so you can watch the recording.

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All content is available for online streaming once you log into your account. Currently, the videos cannot be downloaded. However, other resources like lighting diagrams can be downloaded where applicable.

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Due to the immediate availability of our content and the ongoing access you'll have, we do not offer refunds. Our training is designed to help you absorb and implement our teachings right away.

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