Learn with The Milky Way - The Milky Way - a photographer's resource

Ready to take your photography to the next level?

With our online retreats and classes, you can learn posing, lighting, and more all from the comfort of home (and watch the videos as much as you need to!)

Online Retreats + Video Collections

Learn from multiple instructors -  from the comfort of home!

Beginner-friendly Online Classes


(NEW!) Newborn Essentials Masterclass

Getting started with newborn posing?  Start here!
Over 10 hours of instruction on how to safely pose, style, shoot and edit your natural-light newborn sessions so you can confidently create beautiful images and start charging what you're worth.  

On sale now!

Studio Lighting for Newborns

Take the guesswork out of your studio lighting for newborn sessions and get back to focusing on perfecting your posing and putting your clients at ease.  

In this online class, I'll show you EXACTLY where to place the light for every.single.newborn. pose.

And I'll guide you through my recommended gear list and show you how to use it
Learn more here

NEW!  Holiday Mini-Session Masterclass!

In this 100% online masterclass, I'll guide you through my entire process on how I book, style, shoot and edit my holiday sessions (while keeping my sanity!

Learn more here

High-key Workshop with GlowPortraits

High-Key Maternity with GLOW portraits

All of our online classes come with lifetime access* and a 100% money-back guarantee. And all videos are recorded so you can watch when it works for YOUR schedule! 

(Please note: this applies to our CLASSES only.  Retreat tickets are non-refundable. Our retreats are available to view online for one year after release date, but can be downloaded for lifetime access. )

*as long as the class is continued to be offered, you will have access to the videos online, along with any updates.  When classes are retired, they will no longer be available online - but you have the ability to download all the videos so you have them for life.

E-guides + tutorials 

    Sweet Expectations: a maternity posing + lighting guide (with videos!)

    A maternity posing + lighting guide to help you guide your mamas to create maternity portraits they'll love!

    Get instant access ($199 USD sale: $99)

    Take a class. Give a class.

    For every student who signs up for one of our online classes, we will fund a month of schooling for a child. So, when take a class with us, you’re not only learning something new…you are helping one of these children learn something new too. And we think that’s pretty darn awesome!

    Learn more.