Courtney is an American born Sydney-sider who’s passion is to create meaningful, love soaked films and photos for families. Courtney draws on 18+ years of experience as a storyteller and musician to create a nostalgic experience for her clients in her work through the use of carefully hand selected music and thoughtful, intentional storytelling. Through her online school, FilmingLife® Academy and her CreativeLive Course /
, Courtney has taught filmmaking to thousands of photographers worldwide and as a result more and more photographers are starting to incorporate video into their family photography businesses. Courtney is a highly sought after speaker and mentor within the industry, having spoken at conferences such as NZIPP Exposure Pro, The Family Narrative, The MilkyWay Retreat, and The Baby Summit. Courtney believes that films don't have to be complicated to be beautiful, and they don't have to be perfect to be meaningful. Her simplified approach to filmmaking has inspired photographers around the world to switch over to video and introduce this new creative facet into their work.