The Art of Visual Storytelling

Helping you take your images from snapshots to engaging visual dialogues.

Everyone is a photographer these day, or so it seems. But how many people are actually telling stories and pulling people in with their images?


Whether you are a parent wanting to document your children and family and create a beautiful gallery wall in your home...

a content creator--looking to bring more depth, emotion, and impact to the images you create...

a lifestyle photographer that wants to deepen there portfolios and expand their offerings...

a birthing photographer who wants to go deeper with the stories you tell from the delivery room..

This course will teach you how to transform your images from snapshots to stories.

After you've completed this 5 week course here just a few things you'll be able to do:

  • Know how to create an overlapping theme for your story.
  • Know how to tell a compelling story with as little as one image.
  • Create month scene transitions from one image to the next.
  • Know how to identify your unique voice.
  • Execute the essential visual elements that make a story.

In addition the the 5 models, you will have a workbook that will come along with this course. Your workbook is where the bulk of your guidance will come from. Lets just say it's like your visual story telling bible :).

Your Instructor

Bessie Akuba Creative
Bessie Akuba Creative

photographer. educator. artist. mother.


Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
I am not a professional photographer, can I still take this course?
Absolutely! And let me tell you why.. Although you may not be a working photographer, I'm sure you value having images of memorable moments of you and the people you love. What better way to cherish captured moments than with a display of images that tell a story.
If I have questions or need additional guidance through the course, will you be available.
Yes indeed. I will be available to guide you though out this course. Once you begin the course there will be a designated area where you and I will be able to communicate and where I can provide feedback.
What if after the course if done, the quality of the stories in my images has not changed?
Well, heres the thing.. IF and ONLY IF you don't consistently apply the methods that are tough in this course, then you will not see a change in your work.
Will this course also teach me about the settings on my camera and how to use them?
No. This course does not go over the technical aspects of photography. 85% of this course will cover the creative aspects for composing a visual story.
Can I get a refund if I change my mind afterI begin the course?
No, Due to the nature of this course all sales are final. If you have additional questions that are not covered here please email at bessie @ bessieakuba.com me before purchasing.

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