The Portrait Masters Shootout

October 6-7, 2021 | Phoenix, AZ


Learn. Network. Play.

25 Shooting Bays | 25 Models | World-class Mentors

Soak in the creative energy of shooting alongside master photography mentors in 25 unique shooting bays. Located at Warehouse 215 @ Bentley Projects, you’ll be immersed in the perfect environment to expand your portfolio all while meeting and collaborating with other like-minded photographers.

We have some incredible instructors that will be in the shooting bays helping you out:

Peter Hurley

Michele Celantano

Kara Marie

Felix Kunze

Jasmin Jade

Teri Hofford



Wednesday, October 6th 2021

11am: Food trucks arrive
Noon-6pm: Shooting Bays are Open
5pm-6pm: George’s Bar is Open

Thursday, October 7th 2021

11am: Food trucks arrive
Noon-6pm: Shooting Bays are Open
5pm-6pm: George’s Bar is Open






The Portrait Masters Shootout: October 6-7, 2021

This one-of-a-kind event will push you past your creative blockers and grow your skillset by trying out new shooting techniques in real-time with world-class mentors and instructors.

  • Tickets are $1399
  • Sue Bryce Education Members: Get $400 off your Shootout Ticket ($999 instead of $1399). Check your email for your members-only discount code or email us if you can’t find yours.
  • Only 150 tickets are available, and they will sell fast! Please note, this is the 2nd Shootout event beginning on October 6th, 2021. The 1st event (which starts on October 4th, 2021) sold out within 48 hours.


Frequently Asked Questions

Check out our full FAQ here

Is this a Portrait Masters Conference?
No, we are not having a conference this year due to the pandemic, as we know many members of our community would not be able to travel to Arizona and we did not feel comfortable having that many people assembled in one place this year. Let’s all get together again in 2022!

Are there any refunds?
No, there are absolutely no refunds.

Can I split my payments?
No, the ticket needs to be purchased in full.

Where should I stay while I’m in Phoenix?
Official discounted hotel reservations for The Portrait Masters Shootout can be made here (you must use this link to make your purchase to get the discount):

We will have a complimentary shuttle from these two hotels to the Shootout location.

If you have any additional questions, just email us:

Warehouse 215 @ Bentley Projects