Educational Community for the Creative Photographer

  Workshops  • Mentor LIVES • Minis • Downloads & Go

Creative education for the Artist & Professional Photographer


What's new in the


Check out our Creative & Professional Courses for every Photographer.

Finding Inspiration Indoors

with Laura Froese

$60 | Mentor Live

52 Clicks: weekly photo project

with Angie Mahlke

$40 | Annual Mini

Unapologetically YOU!

Self Portrait Collab

$40 |  Collab

Hollie Jeakins


Download & Go





Welcome, Storytellers! This is your creative space to grow. To Learn. To Thrive. To push yourself beyond your limits and far beyond your creative box that you are jumping for joy to get started. We're here to teach you, challenge you, cheer you on, and inspire you to be the best creative YOU - you can BE! Are you ready?!


Courses  Coming Soon • Workshops  • Mentor LIVES • Course Projects

The Waiting Lists

Check out what's coming soon to the academy!

Check out our new courses coming soon...

True Reflections: a Family Course

with Melissa Ortendahl

Mentor LIVE! | Wait List

Off Camera Flash 201

with Laura Froese

Workshop | Wait List

Mastering Mobile

with Megan Boggs

Course Project | Wait List

Pre-Sale: March 6, 2023

Pre-Sale: February 21, 2023

Project Mini: November 14, 2023

BE THE FIRST TO KNOW: about new HS Course Drops?! Check out the NEW courses coming to the academy in 2023 and join the LIST to receive the news in your INBOX first!


vintage & colorful • Black + White • Whimsy 





Hello Storyteller 

by Megan Boggs

Art & Soul

By Holly Awwad

Magic Factory

by Pamela Salai

Learn to create your own master piece. 

{Black + White}

Hello Storyteller Preset Collection by Megan Boggs


{Light + Whimsy}

{Colorful + Vintage}

Try Them HERE!!


Join Megs + Mel as they chat a little bit business, a lot about life, & all things CREATIVE!

Photography  |  Business  |  Motherhood  |  Social Media 

Listen to the LATEST podcast episodes HERE!

we're just keepin' it REEL!


Be the narrator of your story. 



by Melissa Richard

from our pro's & Artist's

Tell us your stories. Through moments, emotions, movements, and details. Through composition, minimalism, silence. Through laughter and tears. Smiles and stares. Through the good times and bad. We want to see it all. Share your life, moment by moment. Timeless. Priceless.

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Tutorials • tips • behind-the-scenes • Inspiration



Hello Creatives is an exclusive group of artists; a close & supportive peer circle, just like FAMILY.

Apply HERE!

by Kristen Ryan


Your opportunity for growth, development, & community are extensive due to the intimacy of this elite program.


Hello Storytellers   |   Hello Creatives  |   Hello Community | Hello ARTISTs!


discounts • Big Tog - Little Tog's • tutorials & more

a close community...just like FAMILY.



by Wencke Neumann

 to learn & Grow TOGETHER 

The photography world can be a lonely one, but it doesn’t have to be! Imagine a place to share your work and collaborate with fellow artists.

We’ve already dreamed up this magical place ourselves and you’re invited to join us! The Hello Storyteller Membership is open to everyone—all skill levels and genres are welcome!

Join Us

Join our community

Tell us your story. Through moments, light, emotion, movement, details, composure, contrast, space, texture, minimalism, silence. Through laughter and tears. Smiles and stares. Through the good times and bad. It’s time to let your story unfold.

by Holly Awwad

Facebook Community

The Extra Fun Stuff!

Purchase a gift card for the artist in your life. Can be used for any product found in the Hello Storyteller Academy.

Want to join forces? We’d love to share your product with our community!

Give the Gift of Storytelling

Let's Team Up

Refer a Friend

Coming soon…

Chelsea Wert

Dalene Roth

Libby Grohmann