Richard Israel

Masterclass and Mentorship

Richard Israel is a London-born photographer now based in Charlotte NC, Richard is most noted for his compelling portraits of interesting and interested people, bringing his aesthetic into several photographic genres. "There's a big difference between being a "Jack of all Trades" and having a broad range"

Since 1987 Richard’s work has been published in numerous magazines and blogs as well as speaking at many prestigious photography conferences including, Mystic Seminars, the American Society of Media Photographers, PPA, Sue Bryce's Portrait Masters, and a Ted Talk.


Ever felt lost, stuck in a rut, can't seem to find your voice or just don’t know how to get started? Whether you're a seasoned pro or have been shooting for just a short while, this class is for you. 

My goal is very simple.....for you to leave the Masterclass inspired, with a new direction, and the practical knowledge to create remarkable photography alongside a sustainable business and marketing model.

we'll be covering……

  • How your photography must be a reflection of who you are to achieve truly unique photography.
  • Shooting in the studio and on location. In both beautiful and less-than-ideal situations.
  • The joy of working with film, medium, large format, and toy cameras, even if you shoot 100% digital, film is a marvelous therapy.
  • The delight of vintage lenses.
  • Refining your style through post-processing.
  • Client meetings and setting client expectations.
  • Workflow - from booking to print orders.
  • Marketing, branding, and pricing.
  • Q&A

One On One Mentoring

One on One mentoring is a tailored just for you Masterclass. It’s about where you’re at with your photography and exactly what you want to learn.

It’s a time to help you discover yourself in your photography and receive the tools to fulfill your creative potential and improve your photography business.

We can cover anything you’d like to learn and all are welcome to book - no matter what level of expertise.

It doesn’t matter if you are an amateur photographer just starting out in your photography career or a professional photographer wanting to take things to the next level in both creativity and in your business.

Where and When


Monday and Tuesday, May 20th - 21st,  2024

Location:  The Israel family Enclave, Charlotte, NC

One On  One Mentoring:

Please send an inquiry for availability


Masterclass: 2 days - 850.00  

One On One Mentoring:  950.00 for an 8 hour session

Payments are made via Square invoice

Let's Chat

If you'd like to inquire about booking for the MasterClass or One On One Mentoring  please fill in this form along with your phone number and I'll get right back to you to discuss where you're at and where you want to be headed,  ensuring you have the best possible experience.

Thanks so much and looking forward to chatting


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