Fashion Photography / Videography in Grand Cayman


DEC 29 2017 - FRIDAY
Participants arrive. Sam and Heather meet them at the airport and take them to the hotel.

6pm - Group dinner to plan the next few days

9pm - Student go out - model aquistion is a goal.

DEC 30 2017 - SATURDAY
9:00am - Sam picks up rental van

10:30am - breakfast area is closed

11:00am - Sam takes people to the grocery store

12:30pm - Models arrive at the hotel for pre-shoot meeting (team leads - please plan to attend)

2:00pm - Travel around the island in the van to look at possible locations for tomorrow's shoots and practice lighting setups.


DEC 31 2017 - SUNDAY
6:15am - Meet in the lobby of the hotel to goto our first photoshoot.

7:00am - 9:00am - The Fig Leaf Boutique Photoshoot

10:00am - 11:00am - Prop aquisition

11:00am - noon - Meet with Anika (Miss Cayman Island) for model aquisition conversation

1:00pm - Leave the hotel to goto photoshoot location

2:00pm - 5:00pm - The Fig Leaf Boutique photoshoot

5:00pm - 7:00pm - Rest, clean up, have dinner

7:00pm - unknown - New Years Celebration. Fireworks on the beach.

JAN 1 2018 - MONDAY
8:00am - 10:00am - Breakfast

10:00am - 11:00am - Grocery Store + Post processing begings

11:00am - 12:30pm - Halle, Grace and Sam scout location for tomorrow's shoot.

1:00 pm - Meet with model Jonathan Schutte. Model arrive at the hotel for pre-shoot meeting (team leads - please plan to attend)

2:00pm - Client meeting with Peripheral (ended up being a no-show - rescheduled for tomorrow at 9:00am)

3:00pm - 4:00pm - Students work on file management, post processing and posting content to Instagram and our blog.

4:00pm - 5:00pm - Meet with 3 models. Model arrive at the hotel for pre-shoot meeting (team leads - please plan to attend).

5:00pm - 7:00pm - Travel around the island in the van to look at possible locations for tomorrow's shoots.

7:00pm - 8:00pm - Dinner

9:00pm - 10:00pm - Planning meeting for tomorrow + help with post processing if needed.


JAN 2 2018 - TUESDAY
6:30am - Meet in front of the hotel to head to Unitus Photoshoot.

6:45am - Set up for shoot

7:45am - Models arrive

7:45 - 12 noon - Unitus photoshoot at Caymana Bay.

9:30pm - Grace and Sam leave for a client meeting with Peripheral

12:00 noon - 1:00pm - Lunch.

1:00pm - 5:00pm - Post-processing, making selects, sharing files, posting to the blog, relaxing on the beach and by the pool.

evening - Sam takes a few different groups to the store.

8:00am - Breakfast

9:00am - 9:30am - Group meeting regarding digital asset management, scouting location for our last shoot and final details for tomorrow shoot.

9:30am - 1:00pm - One-on-one meetings with Sam to review file organization, making selects, and toning.

1:00pm - 2:00pm - Trip to the farmers market and grocery store.

2:00pm - 3:30pm - individual work and time to meet with Sam as needed.

3:30pm - 6:00pm - Scout location for our last shoot. Ohio Valley Running Company.

7:00pm - 8:00pm - Dinner

8:00pm - 9:00pm - Group meeting to finalize details for tomorrow's shoot.


6:30am - Leave the hotel as a group

6:45am - Arrive at The Caribbean Club

7:00am - 10:00am Photo shoot for Peripheral

10:30am - 3:00pm - Post production, file management, post to the blog, upload to social media, prep for this next shoot. Sam and Grace location scout for the 4pm shoot.

4:00pm - 6:00pm - Peripheral photoshoot at Caymana Bay.

6:00pm - 8:00pm - Dinner with Miss Cayman and her sister.


JAN 5 2018 - FRIDAY
Morning - Breakfast, post processing work, prep for tomorrow's shoot. Sam and Isaac aquire a 1971 VW mini bus as a prop.

11:30am - Meet in the lobby to leave for our excursion.

12:00noon - 5:00pm - Tour the island. Visit blow holes, Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park and Rum Point.

7:00pm - 9:00pm - Group dinner at Rackam's Waterfront Resturant


JAN 6 2018 - Saturday
6:15am - Leave hotel for Ohio Valley Running Company photoshoot.

6:45am - 11:00am - OVRC photoshoot at Barkers National Park.

12:00noon - 5:00pm - Post processing (raining outside)


JAN 7 2018 - Sunday
8:00am - 10:00am Breakfast

10:00am - 3:00pm Sam works one-on-one with students. Selects, toning, file management, blog posting, social media work (raining outside)

4:00pm - 9:00pm - Cookout at Heather Holt's house.

JAN 8 2018 - Monday
8:00am - 10:00am Breakfast

10:00am - 1:00pm Sam works one-on-one with students. Drone work, making selects, toning, file management, blog posting, social media work.

2:00pm - 6:00pm - Swimming with the stingrays, boating excursion.

7:00pm - 10pm - Farewell dinner at the Ritz-Carlton.

JAN 9 2018 - Tuesday
Travel Day - Take people to the airport and make sure everyone get's home.