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Eiffel Tower Sunrise Shoot | The Signature Atelier Workshop

Back in 1995 I went to see the new version of “Sabrina” staring Julia Ormond and Harrison Ford.  In this version, Sabrina goes to Paris to work with Vogue and there’s a scene where they’re photographing at Trocadéro with the Eiffel Tower in the background. Misters are spraying water, a couple is snuggling under an umbrella and Sabrina runs out to lay a red scarf at their feet for the photographer…

Even though I wasn’t a photographer back in 1995, that scene has always stuck with me and I’ve always wanted to do a shoot there!  And this past year I was able to do that TWICE!  Both sessions were incredible in their own right and I’m so excited to share this one with you.

Workshop: The Signature Atelier by Abby Grace and Katherine Bignon
Model: Arienne Swinson
Blush Gown: Katherine Bignon
Jewelry: Bekah Anne Accessories

We woke up so early and took Ubers to our spot.  It was so early in Paris that Katie was able to call her daughter in California so that she could show her the Eiffel Tower before her little girl went to bed!  Side note, I don’t know how she looked so amazing and so classy that early, but Katie totally pulled it off.

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Katherine putting the final touches on her gown… this was the first time Ari had put it on since Katherine made it!
And it was perfection.

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No clue what was so funny, but Abby has the BEST laugh.  And I’m so glad I caught this of her!

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Behind the scenes shots are my favorite.  Especially when it includes this amazing group of ladies I was able to spend the week with.

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We each had 5 minutes to direct Ari and her husband for the photos (10 photographers at 5 minutes each, not including Abby, quickly reaches an hour long session for these two!).  So these next few were taken during my 5 minutes.

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And this one’s a favorite :-)

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This was one of mine too and I love it.

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And this one!  Between the detail of her dress, his arms wrapped around her, his wedding band and the details of the dress… #swoon

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There are still so many photos to come from my time in Paris this summer and I promise it will be worth the wait!

If you’d like to see my other sunrise session at the Eiffel Tower from last fall, feel free to check that out HERE.

Katie McGihon - December 4, 2017 - 6:53 pm

SABRINA! Your work from this day is so dreamy! What an incredible morning, and thank you for your kind words. Sock bun and trench coat for the win! <3

2018 Workshop Dates

If you’re on my email list or happened to see my Instagram Stories last week, I announced my first ever workshops for this coming January!  Both have been asked about in the past and I’ve always been so hesitant because there are too many “what ifs” floating around in my head… and while there will be many butterflies come the day of, I’m so excited to be offering these!

But if you’d like to snag your seat for the Cyber Monday pricing, you have until midnight to get $50 off!

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New Beginnings Workshop*
(Only a handful of spots still available!)
When: January 27, 10am-12noon
Click HERE to register
(Cyber Monday discount ends at midnight!)

This is for those of you who own a DSLR but want to get it out of Auto Mode and learn how to take photos that you’re proud of!  We’ll walk through the settings on your camera, why light actually plays such a huge part in photography and I’ll even talk a little about editing so that no matter what software you’re using, you’ll have confidence in what you’re doing.
*Must own a DSLR to attend.

Greenville-Winter-Wedding-218 Off Camera Flash Workshop*
(Just TWO spots still available!)
When: January 18, 6-8pm
Click HERE to register
(Cyber Monday discount ends at midnight!)

This workshop is for the wedding or event photographer that wants to learn the basics of using off camera flash.  We’ll walk through setup, settings, practice with some wedding details inside and then different exit options outside like sparklers and glow sticks!  You’ll leave with a better understanding of your off camera flash and how to get beautiful photos no matter the lighting situation.
*Must own at least one speedlight and have good working knowledge of your DSLR.  I will have a full setup that everyone will be able to practice with!

If you have any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to email me! sabrina@sabrinafields.com

Families | Introducing Baby Rudy

Y’all may or may not know this, but I do actually offer newborn photos for my birth mothers and families.  It’s a one hour session in your home around 5-10 days after the baby is born.  And the main focus is of mom and dad (and possibly older siblings) loving on the new baby!  Rarely do babies sleep for me when I have my camera out, so I don’t focus on the posed images of baby sleeping… unless we happen to get lucky and he or she falls asleep in their swaddle and we’re able to lay them down for a few photos :-)

Two weeks ago I was able to be at the hospital to photograph Rudy’s birth and last week I went to see how they were all doing and to get some photos of Rudy at home with his older brother and parents.  He wasn’t always content, but that’s the beauty of these photos… we’re documenting real life and all that comes with it.  Cries and all!

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Monday Musings | Me and My Girls

One thing I’m so thankful for is that Ben was willing to learn how to use my DSLR back when we were dating.  It’s allowed me to get in front of the camera, especially since our girls have been born.

And I wanted so much to have some of US with these trees in our yard!  I still can’t get over how bright and beautiful the leaves have been this fall.  And now I won’t forget because Ben captured these of us… and how silly these two little girls are.

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Isa goes between being in awe of her big sister and not knowing what to think of her and her craziness!

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Oh Isa… I wish we knew what was going through your head!

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Happy Thanksgiving week, my friends!!