Lake Bride Retreat for Photographers

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“In Your Element”

Finding your True North in Business + Photography

A two night workshop at a gorgeous lodge nestled in the woods and trees of northern Minnesota. Hosted by Lake Bride Magazine and Ali Hormann Photography, this exciting retreat features industry makers, professionals, and speakers. The Retreat is all about the art of telling your story.

We will give you the tools you need to succeed.

October 9th - 11th, 2018


Stay with us at Little Lazy Lodge and have all meals prepared for you while you fuel your soul, collaborate with other inspired industry professionals, and up your business skills. The lodge and venue were designed with unique details and stunning features for those important and memorable photographic moments. This is a retreat for your business as much as it is for your mind.


+ We're rolling out 2 fully loaded live shoots with some spectacular vendors:

(The White House, Pretty Table Co., The White Room, Velvet Raptor, Britta Lynn Kauppila Jewelry, The Wild Acorn, Printerette Press and sweet swag from The Lake + Co. Shop)

+ A bonus table scape and gourmet meals/signature cocktails prepared by a farm-to-table chef

+ Your imagery will be PUBLISHED in the Fall/Winter 2019 Issue

+ Business lectures and counsel from experts at the Entrepreneur Fund, A renown CPA firm and Lake Time/Lake Bride Magazine

+ Discount codes for top-notch streamlining software and presets

+ Hair/Make-up for headshots (your time to get in front of the camera!)

+ Cinematography documenting the full two days

+ Options for massage and/or yoga 

+ 2 nights accommodation at the brand new private estate, Little Lazy Lodge in northern MN

+ All meals and snacks provided

+ Downtime to explore and enjoy the north woods.

 *This retreat caps at 8 photographers to ensure quality and integrity.

Book now through Sept 30th and receive a $300 discount

Payment plans available! Contact us at

Learn about

  • photography techniques

  • editing techniques

  • success in business

  • marketing strategies

  • session styling tips

  • two concept shoots

  • discount codes on streamlining software and presets


  • lodging at a brand new private retreat in the woods

  • loaded swag from the makers and does of Minnesota, by The Lake + Co. Shop.

  • headshots (hair and makeup included) …your turn to be in front of the camera

  • massage and/or yoga

  • signature cocktails and a gourmet dinner

  • great people and networking

  • get published!

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