Food Styling & Photography Workshop in the Hamptons Oct 18th-22nd 2017.

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Join food and lifestyle photographer Helene Dujardin for an exclusive 3 day food photography & styling workshop/retreat at the gorgeous White Fences Inn, a luxury B&B in The Hamptons, October 18th-22nd 2017.

The 3 day workshop will be geared toward food, prop styling, photography and composition where Helene will focus on her photo, composition & styling processes, from basics natural light manipulations to more advanced ones, as well as photo editing and everything in between.
Each day will be filled with lots of practice, demos and guidance. We will also have the chance to explore the best of the area with a wine tasting at Wollfer Estate Vineyard, visits of a local dairy farm, art museum and and local markets.

Helene will guide you to create an edible narrative with your photos, share current food styling and propping trends, etc... How to pick ingredients and cook them for photos, how to manage your cooking/photo time efficiently, knowing about photography for blogging, social media, personal or professional work.
Understanding your equipments and how to choose the right tools and settings for the job. ISO, focal length, aperture.
How to understand and utilize light no matter what you are shooting.
Shooting darker, moodier images and bright lighter ones and the do’s and dont’s of each to achieve great results.

The workshop is for all level, whether you are a blogger, photographer, recipe developer, foodie, working from home, or someone who just wants to broaden their horizon with like minded people in a relaxed atmosphere over practical hands on food photography & styling demos, casual Q&As where nothing is off limit.

Attendees will stay at the beautiful and newly renovated White Fences Inn, situated between Southampton and Bridgehampton. They will have the possibility to choose which one of the 5 bedrooms to call home for 3 days & 4 nights. The White Fences Inn offers chic, high touch decor, modern luxurious amenities and a relaxing respite. Indulge in a daily gourmet breakfast prepared by Liz the owner, using fresh, seasonal ingredients from local purveyors. Lounge by the pool or take a short drive to the beach after the day’s work. Minutes away from boutique shopping, world class dining and everything The Hamptons have to offer.

The White Fences Inn has exclusively dedicating its space to the workshop/retreat attendees during those 3 days. Hence, the workshop is limited to 5 attendees (and a +1 if you are coming as a couple of course) so that Helene can devote her time and knowledge in a casual setting to the group.

Note that the dates take into consideration your arrival and departure days (Oct 18 and 22nd).

Workshop fee per attendee is $1050 and includes:
3 days of photo/styling sessions with Helene
Wine tasting, dairy farm visit, art museum visit
Lunches, refreshments and snacks.
Dinner at a local restaurant one evening
To reserve your accommodations, please contact Liz Brodar at White Fences Inn at 631 900 9013.
Accommodations available are as follows and are inclusive of taxes and breakfast for the 4 nights of the workshop. Please visit to view the rooms selection.

Mecox -$2121
Little Cobb - $2434
Halsey Suite - $2880
Benedict Suite - $2880
Corwith - $1942

The workshop fee does not include travel fares to and from workshop
There will be no refunds for this workshop – please know you can attend before registering. You must be a guest of the White Fences Inn to attend the retreat.