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La Bella Luce Pasadena, California | Villa Del Sol d’Oro | October 16 2018

A Fine Art Wedding Photography Workshop by &

savan photography le vie photography


For the first time ever, we are excited to announce that two award winning film photographers are working together to give you a workshop to remember! Le Vie Photography & Savan Photography are proud to introduce to you: “La Bella Luce”, A Film Photography Wedding Workshop. Our workshop will be hosted in the beautiful Sunny California at the Villa Del Sol d’Oro. The Villa Del Sol d’Oro is a gorgeous exclusive Italian inspired venue nestled in the middle of the quiet village of Sierra Madre. The Villa is a two-thirds scale replica of the Villa Collazzi near Florence rumored to have been designed by Michelangelo. The venue location is near Pasadena city and is about 25 minutes from Downtown Los Angeles. It is truly a hidden gem in the heart of Southern California. To accentuate this beautiful venue, we are putting together an incredible creative team that will be curating and designing an Italian Inspired Wedding Editorial Style Shoot. At this workshop, we will be sharing our extensive knowledge and experience with you. You will gain invaluable lessons and we hope that you will also create life long bonds with each other in this newly found film journey. We cordially would like to invite you to come and be inspired with us by Stacey Foley, chief in editor for Joy Wed as she style and design our workshop. We are also proud to announce that Photovision Print professional film processing lab, Dekora Albums Co, Refined Preset & Caroline Tran, and Simply Rooted Styling Surfaces will be sponsoring the workshop. We are continuously working on adding new vendors and sponsors to our line up so stay tuned!

what you will learn You will learn how to create beautiful authentic and meaningful imageries while learning the fundamentals of film, light, and an opportunity to share ideas with like-minded creative artists. Our purpose is to share with you our experiences as a transitioning photographer getting into film, discovering your style, evolving with film, and creating/curating images that are captivating and ready for publications demands. We hope to provide you the tools that will help you elevate and expand your business to the next level through tailored directives. Our workshop is suitable for photographers making the transitioning into film and film photographers wanting to learn more about seeing the light, proper exposure methods, posing, creating mood, and curating for publications. To some of you this workshop maybe the end of your wedding season, so come relax, unwind, share food and wine with us, where we will be providing lunch, light snacks, and a farewell dinner. We look forward to having you join us for this exclusive film wedding workshop event and experience an unforgettable event filled with creative goodness, fun-filled laughter, and newly found kinship.

The Instructors

savan phann | savan photography Savan is a natural light, film, Fine art Wedding and lifestyle photographer. She seeks raw and emotional moments to represent her work. Her work is timeless, romantic, and effortless. Always chasing and obsessed with natural light and the outdoor elements she is happiest in an open field during “golden hour”. She prides herself on being the best communicator with her clients, acting as stylist, planner, photographer, and friend. But most importantly is putting out work that will stand the test of time.

She was recently awarded the “2017 Film Photographer of The Year Award” by Belle Lumiere Magazine.

“bella lumiere magazine film photographers of the year” Viet Le | Le Vie Photography Viet is an artist with a vision to create timeless imageries that holds a deeper meaning and will stand the test of time. He is constantly refining his craft and created a brand to what is known to be “Le Vie” today. This brand is derived from his name, in which translate from the French language to mean “The Life”. This life philosophy is what he looks for in his images. As a visual biographer, he seeks to capture authentic imageries that tells life’s beautiful stories.

He was recently awarded the “2017 Emerging Film Photographer of The Year Award” by Belle Lumiere Magazine.

Proud Sponsors & Vendors · · · · · ·

Stacey Foley of Joy Wed Wedding Publication PhotoVision Prints Dekora Albums Refined Presets & Caroline Tran Simply Rooted Styling Surfaces And More to Come...

the curriculum

The workshop will consist of morning coffee some classroom time, splitting of attendees shooting time in the afternoon. At the end of to answer any quick questions, then relax, and

and introductions with the instructor, into two groups, and then hands-on the shoot, we will do a little debriefing celebrate with our newly found friends!

What to expect Our undivided attention and hands-on teachings Fundamentals on film, seeing light, and creating your ‘signature’ look A lesson from Viet on his self-discovery and how film elevated his artistry A lesson from Savan on creative marketing and getting discovered A lesson from Stacey of Joy Wed on content Opportunities to ask questions, learn, and grow together Two small shooting group for an intimate shooting environment Editorial shoots designed and styled by Stacey Foley Access to a private group before and after the workshop to find new friends and continue to learn and grow with each other afterwards.

The agenda Coffee with Stacey Foley of Joy Wed Starting from the bottom: Discovering yourself and finding your style | A Presentation by Le Vie Photography Moving Above & Beyond: Creative Marketing, Getting published, and Staying Inspired| A Presentation by Savan Photography Attendees group assignment – 2 groups – up to six per group Engagement Session Bridal Getting Ready/Boudoir Session Wedding Details Bride & Groom Portraits Debriefing Farewell Dinner + Gifts GIVEAWAY CONTEST!

accomodations We will be creating a Facebook Group for this workshop. When you sign up we will add you to the group where you can share and discuss with like-minded individuals. We strongly encourage you to help each other out and grow as a community #communityovercompetition. If you are traveling from out of state, you can discuss with other attendees that are also from out of state and possibly share an AirBnB or Hotel together. Local Californians can discuss about carpooling together to avoid morning traffics. You are more than welcome to invite

your significant other to dinner; however, you will be responsible for their food & drink cost. If you do decide to bring a significant other, please let us know as soon as possible, so we can provide adequate accommodation.


The 2018 La Bella Luce Fine Art Wedding Photography Workshop is open to up to 10-12 attendees. We are limiting our seats and making this workshop intimate to ensure that our photographers have a great experience and most important of all adequate attention from each instructors. Registration will open on March 9th, 2018 at 8 pm PST. A 50% retainer payment is due at the time of booking in order to reserve your seat. Registration will be a “first come, first serve� basis.

Tuesday, October 16th 2018 | EARLY BIRD SPECIAL! 12 seats will be available $1,195 *This offer is for a limited time only and will end on April 9th, 2018

Tuesday, October 16th 2018 | Total Investment 12 seats will be available $1,595 Price after April 9th, 2018


A fun filled day workshop packed with education, beautiful styling, and design at the gorgeous Italian Inspired, Villa Del Sol d’Oro.


Lunch, Drinks & Light Snacks throughout the day

Special Gifts for all attendees

Farewell dinner with one complimentary alcoholic beverage for each attendee

HOW TO RESERVE: • Contact either Savan at or Viet at • Your seat is only guaranteed after you complete the sign-up form and a 50% retainer is paid. • The final balance is due on September 15th, 2018. (if you would like to split this into payments, please e-mail us directly at or • All payments are final and non-refundable. • If you are unable to attend, you can choose to either sell your seat or transfer to a friend. We will try to help you as much as we can.

Getting There The venue is about 37 miles from the LAX Airport. The workshop will start tentatively at 8:00 am in the morning. If you are unfamiliar with Southern California’s traffic and staying somewhere far from the venue (> 10 miles), we suggest you allocate enough time to account for traffic. If you are driving Eastbound in the morning, it should not be bad at all – most people commute Westbound towards Los Angeles in the morning.

La Bella Luce A Fine Art Wedding Photography Workshop all questions and concerns can be e-mailed to or

We can't wait to meet you!

All images captured by Le Vie Photography & Savan Photography

2018 La Bella Luce Fine Art Wedding Photography Workshop  

A Fine Art Wedding Photography Workshop by Le Vie Photography & Savan Photography

2018 La Bella Luce Fine Art Wedding Photography Workshop  

A Fine Art Wedding Photography Workshop by Le Vie Photography & Savan Photography