Online Learning + Inspiration

For Photographers


The friendliest, most convenient way to learn posing, lighting, editing
- all from the comfort of home!

You are more than

a photographer.

You’re an artist, a dreamer, a business boss, and a creative.


You’ve got important work to do. We’re here to help.


Download one of our free guides for a boost

of inspiration....

Get posing inspiration ideas for your next newborn session!

200+ prompts to capture real expressions in your sessions.





When I got into the world of newborn photography, I felt really overwhelmed, frustrated and alone. I knew the types of images I wanted to create, but I couldn't quite figure out what I was doing wrong. I created The Milky Way so other photographers could learn posing, lighting, editing and business - without all the frustration.

Wherever you are, whatever your stage, we have something that’s perfect for you!

From beginner-friendly online courses on newborn posing and studio lighting to inspiring online retreat experiences with multiple instructors, it's all here for you


"Thank YOU for curating this environment that fosters growth and pursuit of our dreams."

- Lizzy McMillan

"Thanks for all you do to make The Milky Way such an incredible place to learn, grow, and collaborate"

- Sarah Jordan

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