PHOTO SENSEI*

Learn LIVE from some of your favorite photographers and educators.


Learn new skills.
Get a portfolio review.
Master editing your pictures.

Your choice.
Your tailor-made mini workshop.
Your schedule.

Meet your mentor

Chris Marquardt


Photographer, author, educator, podcaster and broadcaster. Teaching thousends of students all over the world.

TOPICS:
- Workflow/Editing
- Camera technique
- Film photography
- Image composition
- Critique, Q&A

Languages: de 🇩🇪 / en 🇺🇸




Valérie Jardin


Photographer, author, educator, podcaster. Chasing light and telling stories on the streets of the world with one camera/one lens.


TOPICS:
- Photographic Vision
- Photo Critique
- Q&A

Languages: fr 🇫🇷 / en 🇺🇸




Jane Doe


JOIN?

Learn live from your favorite photographers and educators

...in a one-on-one interactive video session to discuss a photographic topic of your choice. Improve your editing game by learning the tricks of the professionals. Upgrade your image composition by discussing your photos with a pro. Or master camera technique by asking specific gear-related questions.

Your choice.

Choose Your Session

Each mentor has their own style and offers their own kinds of sessions.

Vision

Learn to develop your own style, find your photographic voice during this 1:1 consultation with Valérie.

Offered by
Valérie

Critique

A great way to learn and improve. Your mentor will point out adjustments that you can make on the selected images to make them stronger.

Offered by
Valérie

Workflow

Boost your technical chops, learn to edit 1000 pictures in 1 hour and find out what your camera can really do.

Offered by
Chris

Film Photography

Learn everything about vintage cameras, film formats from 35mm to 4x5", development and processing and the hybrid process.

Offered by
Chris

Street
Photography

Learn how to become invisible among others in the street. Find out what to look for, gauge the light and learn how to approach strangers to get the photos you want.

Offered by
Valérie

Landscape
Photography

Learn how to identify great landscape opportunities or how to create them. Find the right tools to plan for time of day, light and weather. Learn to compose and edit your landscape shots.

Offered by
Chris

Architecture
Photography

Find out all about angles, surfaces, textures, light and the spacial relations in your photos. Learn what tools can help you achieve your results, from tilt-shift lenses to daytime light painting.

Offered by
Chris

Travel
Photography

Learn how to interact with people without speaking a single word in their language. Find out how it's possible to capture the essence of a culture that you haven't visited before.

Offered by
Chris

Get your personal interactive session in 3 easy steps

1

Choose Duration

Choose from the list of sessions below, from 45 minutes to 2 hours.

Choose between a one-time session or a session with follow-up.

2

Choose your mentor

Select the photographer of your choice. If you aren't sure if they are the right person, contact them from their detail page first.

3

Choose Time Zone, Time & Date

Depending on mentor availability, you can choose from multiple time slots up to 90 days in advance.

For regular sessions or for group sessions, please contact us.

BOOK A
PERSONAL SESSION

Book your interactive session here.

€  79*

45 minutes interactive session


Great for an initial exploration or to get to some depth on a single topic. 

* approx. US$89

149*

90 minutes interactive session


Great for a deeper dive into a single topic or to discuss several areas in one session.

* approx. US$166

229*

120 minutes interactive session


Perfect for things that take longer, like a detailed portfolio review.

* approx. US$256

BEFORE YOU START,
TEST YOUR DEVICE

We want this to be an exceptional experience for you, so we've put together an overview of our video chat system and a test room for you to check if your computer gets along with ours.

Address

Am Kampe 2
39890 Barsinghausen
Germany

Photographers

Chris Marquardt

* "teacher" in Japanese