Category Archives: workshops

The new Don’t Give Up project site and HOORAY! Registration for the next Don’t Give Up project is now open!!!

Good morning, friends! It’s a really good morning around here. The music is playing, the candle is lit, and tiny green buds are starting to appear on the old tree across the street from our

Breadwinners: a transformative experience for image-making couples

First, watch this. . . bread winners 2014 from WE ARE THE PARSONS on Vimeo. Being a couple in this industry can be so much freaking fun. You start out, and every day almost feels like a holiday with

adventure is in a seat at the table : an online class for photographers – REGISTRATION OPENS TODAY!

We were so privileged to be asked by the kind folks at the DEFINE SCHOOL to teach an online course this fall for photographers. And we are so thrilled to announce that today, registration officially

a little something for everyone.

Hey all! First off, we have decided to start an “anti procrastination” Christmas Card campaign. :) In other words, we are offering a portrait special through the end of the month of

you are invited to go on an adventure with us // the don’t give up project // divide, colorado // july 1-3, 2013

oh my goodness, how excited and honored and humbled we are that you are here, and that you have found us! over the past years, and especially the past few months, we have been so shocked at the

adventure is in divide, colorado : the don’t give up project registration is now open!!!!! //UPDATE.SOLD OUT//

we are, once again, finding ourselves with the huge joy of inviting you, dear person, fellow photographer, artist, dreamer of dreams, to one of our most happy of all places – the Don’t

Adventure is in Brisbane, Australia … where the next DON’T GIVE UP project will be held! registration is now open!

almost one year ago to the date, we got an email from jonas peterson telling us he was planning on proposing to his lovely Jacqui sometime around the holidays, that they would be getting married on an

this is the story of how we made 8 amazing friends and then photographed them (the b r e a d w i n n e r s workshop)

We had the BIG honor of hosting the first ever b r e a d w i n n e r s workshop in our home earlier this week (breadwinners is a workshop that is just for married couples who run photography

……………….bread winners………………… because, in our opinion, the world actually does need one more photography workshop

* * * u p d a t e : s o l d o u t ! ! ! ! * * * thank you, thank you, thank you to the incredible couples joining us in february! we cannot wait! to the other couples interested, there will be

REGISTRATION FOR THE NEXT DON’T GIVE UP PROJECT IS NOW OPEN!!!

for those of you who have ever wondered “what the heck is the don’t give up project??!”, this video is for you. for those of you who have ever wanted to come to the don’t give

AND THE WINNER IS ———>

Holy crapballs people. After receiving over 310 comments – then tallying them – we have a winner!!! We’re so excited to have Nick and Katie – couple #3 – as the models

it’s gettin’ hot in here! aka, a contest to find our next don’t give up project model couple!

For reals, people??? We had so many frickin’ incredible submissions for this contest, we almost couldn’t choose our favorites. Seriously, thank you to you amazing couples who took the

this is what we look like….in bed.

calling all photographer couples!! calling all photographer couples!! are you a photographer with a significant other or a photography couple? do you like having your picture taken sometimes? do you

The DON’T GIVE UP project : March 14-16, 2011 DIVIDE, CO

Good day, you wonderful people! FRIENDS! it’s only 6 more weeks until the next Don’t give up project!!! yes, that means it’s time to sneak away to the mountains of colorado and

photographers, the next don’t give up project is coming!!!…………a trailer

in march. much thanks to our incredibly videographer friend, Jeff Short, who made this insanely wonderful video of our time at the last don’t give up project in August!!

renee + ben : the don’t give up session

hold on, friends. this is gonna be a long one! forgive us for not being able to adequately describe what we are about to in words. you just had to be there to feel it…but we will try our very

sleeping in isn’t as cool as it sounds…

this morning in Colorado, 19 photographers got out of their cozy bunk beds at the don’t give up project, and went outside to watch the sun come up. it was epic. we are overwhelmed. several

THIS IS HAPPENING PEOPLE : ATTENTION, PHOTOGRAPHERS!

we’re going to Colorado. we’re taking 12 photographers with us. click on the image above. you might be one of them!

coming soon…photographers, you don’t wanna miss this!!

coming soon… from THE PARSONS photographers on Vimeo. the don’t give up project…coming soon we’re not gonna give it all away, but if you are a photographer and you love us,