top of page
ASP 2019 Logo for Web copy.png


Arnica Spring Photography & Bridget Lopez Photography are super excited to be teaming up to host the Beauty & Boudoir workshop in sunny Bradenton, Fl at the studio of Bridget Lopez Photography on July 30th & 31st, 2022!   This 2 day beauty & boudoir photography workshop covers everything from natural lighting & posing to editing and sales. The workshop will have a heavy emphasis on shooting but will also revolve around helping you become better editors and run more profitable businesses. Please see the course details below for more information.

Signup Closes July 15th!!

Boudoir Workshops

2 Day Beauty & Boudoir Workshop in Bradenton, Florida

Tuition Total: $2500

This 2-day boudoir workshop provides a hands-on learning experience in the art of beauty & boudoir photography. These genres of photography take a special eye and a lot of skill to create beautiful, classy images that your clients will love. The workshop will cover natural light photography with a heavy emphasis on shooting including learning to light and pose your clients in a flattering way, set design and the post production that will create beautiful skin and realistic color grading that will result in higher sales. We also discuss business basics and marketing for boudoir. (Please note that we *may* get into using strobes depending on the class participant needs)

LOCATION: Bradenton, Fl at the Bridget Lopez Photography studio (please note that this studio is on the 2nd floor and is not handicap accessible)


Day 1 - 8am 6:00pm

Day 2 - 8am - 6:30pm 

Additionally Arnica & Bridget will reserve the day before and the day after the workshop for students that would like to book a portrait, boudoir or headshot session for themselves with either of them at a 20% discounted rate. 



Tuition is $2500

Deposit: $600 is required to enroll and is paid via the website. The balance is paid in full the Monday before the workshop. We will send you an invoice via email for the remaining balance.



  • Continental Breakfast, coffee, refreshments, light lunch and cocktail hours will be provided 

  • Demos and Shooting Bays with several models of varying sizes and body shapes

  • Portfolio review by Arnica & Bridget (images submitted prior to workshop) 

  • Private continued education Facebook group

  • 3 month membership to The Natural Light Portrait Studio education platform

Course Schedule

Day 1

8-8:30 - Registration, Coffee & Mingling

8:30 - Image Critiques, Welcome - housekeeping notes

9:00 - Where is everyone at (individual introductions)

9:30 - Posing 101 - The foundation of Portrait Photography

          How to make everyone look fabulous!

12-1 - Lunch & Break

1:00 - Shooting Demo’s and Student Shooting

5:30 - Happy hour Q+A

6:00 - See you Tomorrow!

Day 2

8:00 - Coffee, Mingling & Image Critiques

8:45 - Image review & Q+A about yesterday

9:00 - Photoshop, Lightroom & Color Grading 

11:00 - Lighting For Beauty & Boudoir

12-1 - Lunch & Break

1:00 - Shooting Demos and Student Shooting 

5:30 - Happy Hour Q+A & Follow-up

6:30 - Optional Dinner with the group

Day 3 - there will be an option to join us for an evening beach shoot as well on the 1st if we have enough interest. More info about this will be provided upon workshop signup.



  • This is primarily a natural light workshop. We will only get into artificial light in these sessions based on the needs of the group as a whole.

  • Additional information and details will be emailed to you after your enrollment

  • Participants must be comfortable using their camera in manual mode

  • In order to participate in this workshop you must be able to tether your camera to either your laptop or ipad. If you do not have a tether cable you can purchase one from and use the code ARNICA15 for a 15% discount.


All sales are final and deposits are non-refundable. In the event that you can not attend the workshop, you may transfer your seat to a later workshop date or you may sell your spot.


  • DSLR camera

  • Laptop

  • Tether Cable or Air Remote

  • Your favorite lens - 24-70mm, 50mm, 85mm

  • Memory cards, battery charger

  • Wacom Tablet for editing

Please subscribe to our Newsletter for updates on future classes, locations, dates and specials.

Meet Your Teachers!


Arnica Spring Rae

  • Instagram

Arnica is a Beauty, Boudoir & Branding photographer based out of Bozeman, Montana. In her 18 years of experience she has photographed everything from weddings & humanitarian documentary work to political campaigns & portraiture. She settled on studio portraiture once she started a family and has grown that into a thriving and luxurious portrait studio. She began teaching photography in 2019 and has brought that component along side her business to help other photographers learn and develop their own photography & business skills.


Bridget Lopez

  • Instagram

Bridget is a contemporary portrait photographer specializing in women’s portraiture.  As a published award winning Fellow/Master Photographer through the Portrait Masters, she brings over 18 years of experience to each photoshoot.  She prides herself on the experience she offers women of an empowering, confidence building, celebrity style photoshoot. Most women leave with a new sense of self love and renewed desire for inner reflection.

bottom of page