California retreat

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We're going to cali baby!! a 3 night/4 day Luxury retreat to build your profile across the world!

What's Included?


  • Three night stay in a luxury Air BnB
  • A full wedding shoot at Agape San Clemente
  • Two full elopements, two editorial bridal shoots, and engagement shoots
  • Complimentary headshots
  • Welcome/closing party
  • 2 hour mentorship with a SURPRISE California photographer
  • Connect with worldwide vendors
  • Dip your toes into destination weddings and elopements
  • An amazing girl gang to support you through your business adventure


Important Dates:

January 22nd, 2024 regular priced tickets on sale.

June 1st, 2024 Itinerary and information booklet about the retreat including vendor lists, specific locations, things we will be doing and Air BnB address will be sent out.

October 1st, 2024 All final payments must be made.

INVESTMET:

$2950 plus tax.


Payment Schedule:

A 30% retainer must be paid, following that Alyssa Matthews Photography would like the following payment schedule to be follow 35% June 1st, and 35% October 1st but is open to working within budgets for payment plans!


November 2nd



5pm Check in

5:30pm Welcomes, mingle, welcome drink, introductions

6:30pm Dinner reservations.


November 3rd



7:00am Group breakfast and set up for the day

8:00am Individual headshots.

9:30am Leave for Palm Springs Windmill Farm

11:30am Edgy, romantic, film inspired elopement session starts. Alongside an edgy and wild engagement session.

1:30pm Head for a late lunch.

2:30pm Travel to Glamis Sand Dunes for shoots.

4:00pm Glamis Sand Dunes elopement and editorial bridal session begins and goes until sunset.

Sunset: Immediately head for supper then travel back to Air BnB.







November 4th


5:00am Drive to Laguna Beach

6:00-7:30am Shoots begin Group A starts with wildflower elopement, Group B starts with film inspired engagement session.

7:30am Grab coffee, breakfast

8:45am Travel to Agape San Clemente.

10:00am Modern, luxury full wedding shot begins.

12:30pm Lunch

2:00pm Travel to world class hotel for classy engagement session.

Sunset: Travel Back to Air BnB for evening activities.






November 5th


8:00am Wake up, pack up

8:30am Breakfast and mentorship.

11:00am Check out


Please note that is a rough itinerary and is subject to change.

Let's claim your ticket today!!

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