A beach retreat workshop

Meshea Shaffer of Olive Gray Photography & Kristen Pace of Kristen Pace Photography invite you to spend 3 days of learning, shooting & soul searching together on the beautiful Emerald Coast. Come grow, reignite your passion & make some lasting friendships with several other creatives.

“We are so honored that you’ve chosen our workshop, to invest in yourself & grow. Whether you are running a successful business or you’re just starting your journey, we want to walk alongside you & pour all we’ve got into you. Our hope is that you’ll leave this intimate workshop feeling deeply refreshed, more confident about WHY you do what you do & just really reignite that passion to capture & create deeper connections. Let’s create some magic & chase the tides.”

“Sometimes in the waves of change you find your true direction.”



  • Meshea Shaffer of Olive Gray Photography
  • Kristen Pace of Kristen Pace Photography


  • all inclusive. Lodging & meals provided. 
  • 2 styled sunset family sessions
  • an intimate sunrise Mom & Me Connection session and/or self-portraits.
  • 1:1 editing & portfolio review 
  • small group environment to focus our learning and growth (Limited to 8 attendees)


  • styling for your brand
  • posing for authentic connections
  • marketing
  • social media
  • & so much more!

when & where

April 16th-19th, 2020, in Destin, Florida. Retreat officially begins with a welcome dinner on Thursday, April 16th at 5pm & ends Sunday morning at 10am. 

not included

  • Airfare
  • Transportation to & from the airport

side notes

  • Workshop is limited to 8 attendees.
  • You may be sharing a bed with someone else.
  • Must be outside a 50-mile radius of Destin, FL or Charleston, SC to attend.
  • All payments made are non-refundable. If you end up being unable to attend, you are responsible for selling your spot.
  • You must have basic knowledge of Lightroom, and own & operate a DSLR in manual mode, as we will not be teaching basic camera functions. 
  • Laptops preferred, but not required.


$1600 USD (Three Payments of $533)

Initial payment is due at time of purchase to reserve your seat & is non-refundable. Your next payments will be due on February 1st & April 1st.

Kristen Pace Photography