Color Inc Speaker Team
Owner/ Photographer, Meg Loeks Photography
Meg lives remotely in northern Michigan with her husband, three little boys and Saint Bernard named Juni. She loves spending time outdoors whenever possible. She bounces between lifestyle, fine art and environmental portraiture and loves to merge the different photography genres together. Meg is drawn to low light and color theory. Her greatest inspirations are her children and nature. Outside of photography she enjoys baking, reading, camping, hiking and snowboarding.
Elena s Blair
Owner/ Photographer, Elena S Blair Photography
Elena S Blair is an award winning, published, Lifestyle Family & Newborn photographer based in Seattle, WA. Elena has photographed hundreds of families making her Seattle's most sought after lifestyle portrait photographer. Her work and words have been featured on popular online publications like The Huffington Post, Click & Co Blog, Dear Photographer, Adorama, Click It Up A Notch and many more. Elena’s work and words have been featured in Click Magazine & Rangefinder Magazine and her image was the cover image for Rangefinders January 2019 issue. Elena teaches with online platforms including CreativeLive, KelbyOne, B&H, Adorama, and Click & Company, as well as independently reaching thousands of photographers each year. She is an established public speaker inspiring photographers all over the United States to make meaningful art and build profitable businesses.
Owner/ Photographer, Chubby Cheek Photography
Shalonda Chaddock is the face and camera behind chubby cheek photography. She is a nationally published child photographer, based out of Houston Texas, where she is drowning in glitter and princess dresses with her two daughters, affectionately referred to as the cheeks girls, and the love of her life, daddy cheeks. Her shooting style focuses on the magic of childhood and finding the unique sparkle that each child shines with. She allows REAL life to inspire her and shape her journey as a photographer, always recognizing that the little moments do mean the most, even when it means stepping on a Barbie shoe before she has had her coffee.
Owner/Photographer, Sally Kate Photography
Sally is an award-winning photographer based in Dallas, Texas, where she lives with her husband and five children ages 6-16. Art has been her lifelong passion, and she seeks to fuse the beauty she sees in light, color and surroundings with the real, passionate expression and connection of the humans she photographs. With an unquenchable case of wanderlust, a need for adventure and variety, and the desire to see and do it ALL, you might find Sally galavanting all across the country to make her art and to teach what she is passionate about. Sally specializes in photographing children and families, as well as weddings and couples.
Owner/photographer, Missy Mayo Photography
Specialty: Organization and Lightroom
As a busy mother of two young children and a successful family photography business owner, Missy Mayo quickly learned to be as efficient at culling, editing, and maintaining her business as she was at changing dirty diapers and vacuuming before company. Being an organized and efficient photographer was essential for maintaining her own personal sanity and the profit line of her business.
Owner/photographer, Nicole Everson Photography
Nicole Everson is living her dream in Florida with her husband and two little girls. She runs a successful full time studio focusing on weddings and portraits and has developed her unique style, blending both classic and documentary images to capture real moments and genuine emotion in her subjects. Nicole is a self-proclaimed dork, and loves to have fun weather she is out shooting, or hanging out with her family you can bet Nicole will be laughing.
MICHELLE Lynn MORRIS
Owner, The unPacked Catalogue
Richmond Hill, Georgia
Specialty : School Photography
Michelle is a full-time, professional photographer residing in Richmond Hill, GA. Her speciality is on location childhood and family portraiture. Michelle’s work has been published in Click Magazine, Mozi Magazine, Lemonade & Lenses Magazine, Savannah Magazine, South Magazine, Richmond Hill Reflections Magazine, Coastal Family Magazine, The Savannah Visitor’s Guide and The Skinnie Magazine. These publications have included editorial features as well as covers. Michelle’s work has appeared on dozens of billboards and inside multiple company catalogs. Her school photography division has served over 7,000 families since the origination in 2009.
M. Photog. M. Artist Cr. CPP
F-TPPA, F-SPPPA, F-SWPPA
Mark McCall operates a boutique studio on historic Broadway Ave in Lubbock Texas specializing in wedding, portrait and commercial photography.
Mark's lifelong love affair with photography began as a youngster in 1972 when he was given a plastic 35mm camera by his Grandmother, an award for a minimum level purchase of mail order makeup.
Twenty years on….
McCall's Professional Imaging emerged as one of the first fully digitally integrated studios in the nation and continues to be a leader in digital capture, file handing, file security, preparation and enhancement.
Mark served on PPA’s Certification Committee, writing the test that all photographers must take to become Certified Professional Photographers and continues to serve as a Print Competition and Certification Juror.
Mark is also a Photoshop Instructor, lecturer and former President of the Texas Professional Photographers Association and continues to serve as the Chairman of TPPA’s Print Competition Committee.
Client List Includes:
Texas Tech University, Huggies, Kraft, Daktronics, Pro Acoustics USA, Morris Communications, Bell Helicopter, PETA, Purina, Cessna, Taco Bell, Harley Davidson and many others.
Boca Raton, Florida
Owner/Photographer of Sharon Morgenstern Photography
Sharon has been a full time photographer since 2007 and has a studio located in Boca Raton,FL . She started out as a family and newborn photographer before expanding to headshots and events. In 2015 she launched DancerImages, which specializes in both personal dance portraits as well as commercial content for dance related companies. She is a long-standing member of many photography associations, has been published in several magazines, and loves attending photo conventions.
Besides photography, she’s passionate about food-truck tacos, comedy, trivia, and traveling.
Sharon lives with her high-school aged twin daughters and college bound son, 2 rescue dogs and a passive aggressive cat.
Sunshine has launched a successful and profitable photography business in one of the most saturated markets in Colorado. She started her shoot-and-burn photography business as a side-hustle, armed with just a $500 kit camera. Less than 7 years later, she is running a full-time IPS business out of her studio in Littleton, Colorado, selling services and products she believes in and using her experience to mentor other photographers in their journeys. This is all due to a profitable and streamlined IPS process that she has tweaked, refined and perfected - and is ready to share with you!
Despite all of the fantastic classes she attended at conferences, she could never find a class to give her exactly what she was looking for - the nuts and bolts of building a successful IPS business from the ground up. She has designed these classes to give you just that - a roadmap to success in the IPS world, how to navigate through the thousands of available products and how to price them. She has been listed as one of the Top 10 Portrait Photographers in Denver. Her work has been featured in a variety of publications such as Senior Year Magazine, Shutter Magazine, Rocky Mountain Bride and more.