The Sincere Storyteller: Capturing your life in a new light with Meg Loeks

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Join Meg Loeks as she demonstrates how to find and optimize various types of light when photographing children. Through creative exercises and environment analysis, you will be encouraged to explore your home and surroundings to find inspiration in the places you least expect. You will examine certain editing techniques that will help you create depth in your imagery. Meg will help you discover ways to creatively tell a story by altering perspectives, minimizing distractions and being conscious of color when capturing children. Lastly, Meg shows you how it is possible to slow down and observe your frame in order to capture that perfect moment with busy children.


• How to find and photograph in certain types of light
• How to find and shoot in unexpected places
• Create depth both in camera and in post processing
• How to creatively tell a story through perspective exercises
• How to use color to draw attention to your subject
• How to be conscious of every object included in your frame


PDF filled with detailed information and exercises 

An indoor and outdoor shooting video demonstrating different lighting situations 

Multiple videos covering Meg’s editing process, how to use sky overlays and textures 

Complementary Color Chart 

Bonus Material: Finding timeless clothing for children 

Bonus Material: How to break out of a creative rut

Q&A Video

*Please note: All items in this listing are digital downloads that must be downloaded to a computer (you may transfer to an iPad after your original download to a computer).  Due to the nature of digital downloads, they are non-refundable.

Meg Loeks lives just outside a small town in Michigan with her husband and three little boys. She is a natural light photographer specializing in maternity, newborn, child, and family photography. Her favorite subjects to photograph are her boys. Meg is drawn to low light, color, minimalism and fine art photography. She loves to study light and be challenged to find it. Her hobbies include snowboarding, hiking, camping, reading historical fiction novels, and baking.

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  • 5
    Great, but over my head!

    Posted by Autumn Tetrault on 18th Dec 2020

    Overall I think this product is really great. I found myself frustrated often, but I think that's because this tutorial is probably meant for someone who already knows the basics of how to use Lightroom and Photoshop. It may have even said that it was more advanced in the description and I ignored it. I'm glad that I will forever have access to this course so that when I know more of the basics I can refer back to this tutorial. It is clear that Meg spent a lot of time on this course and I think it is well worth the money.

  • 5
    Excellent Value

    Posted by Charlotte on 9th Feb 2018

    Meg holds nothing back in this breakout. I loved following along step by step in her editing process. Worth every penny.

  • 5
    Meg is Amazing

    Posted by Jenny B. on 28th Dec 2017

    So much amazingness in this breakout!

  • 3
    Love Her Style

    Posted by Unknown on 19th Aug 2017

    Love Meg and her pictures are absolutely stunning! I wish that the edits did not use presets though. I was able to figure out most of her workflow but don't have the VSCO presets so feel like I was not able to learn exactly what was happening in the editing. Watching her shoot and use textures in her editing was wonderful though.

  • 4
    Loved this! Made me think in a whole new way.

    Posted by Melita on 22nd May 2017

    I'll definitely view this material again and again to refresh myself on all that I learned, so I can incorporate in my photography. Well worth the money.

  • 5
    Meg Loeks is PHENOMENAL!!!!

    Posted by Abigail on 12th Sep 2016

    I learned so much from this Breakout Session!! Meg Loeks is so detailed and it's like she's doing a one on one with you!! The amount of details and videos and tips is amazing!! I've taken away so much from this and she truly is an inspiration to me!! Will be going back and doing the session many more time in the future!

  • 5

    Posted by Stephanie on 10th Jun 2016

    I have now done 3 breakouts and 1 workshop on Clickin Moms, and this was by far my favorite. I was blown away by the amount of information Meg shared, from the many different types of lighting to her editing techniques. I was especially impressed with all of the editing videos (I believe 8!) she shared, I came away with numerous techniques to try in my editing process. Wish Meg would offer a workshop, although I'm not sure how she could possibly share more information.

  • 5
    Love, love, love.

    Posted by Maureen on 7th May 2016

    The kind of breakout you could watch over and over. Thanks, Meg!

  • 5

    Posted by Vi Rodriguez on 28th Mar 2016

    The products to me was informative, especially since Meg has her own sense of style. She was very active and informative. I think this is by far worth the money.