Photography Workshops |by Megan Rizzo of Studio Fascino




Megan Rizzo of Studio Fascino is a Multi International & National Award Winning Portrait and Fine Art Photographer who runs her successful portrait studio from Burleigh Heads on the beautiful Gold Coast.


Megan offers group workshops of up to 12 people as well as one-on-one workshops for a more personalised approach. These workshops are tailored to photographers who are just starting out in their photography journey, or relatively new to studio portraiture. 


All of the Workshops are run over one day starting at 9am and end around 5pm at her Studio  on a weekend day or a weekday, depending on what suits you. Megan is also available to travel to your location, please enquire at


The one day workshops includes morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea. 


During the Workshop you will cover:


Business  Tips

-       My essential tips for social media & marketing

-       Tips for starting out in portrait photography

-       Review of your portfolio 

-       Pricing your work & selling Portrait specific products    

-       My Workflow Tips 

-       Giving your clients the Wow experience 

-       Developing your own hair and makeup artists


Practical hands on photography session (Afternoon Session)

-      Live Demonstration of a portrait shoot. 

-      Learn how to work with Studio lighting to capture a mixture of softer images like Vintage        Vogue, and also harsh Black and White Old Hollywood style images

-       How to plan a shoot based on each individual client’s taste

-       Watch how I pose, guide and direct clients through a shoot 

-       A brief overview of post-production workflow (I use lightroom & photoshop)


Please bring your cameras along as you will have the opportunity to shoot in the afternoon.


PRICE = $1600


A $500 non-refundable deposit is due when you schedule your Workshop, which confirms your booking. I have Payment plans available and final is payment due one week prior to your Workshop. 

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IF YOU ARE READY TO TAKE YOUR PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY TO THE NEXT LEVEL with a Photography Workshop Gold Coast…?  Contact me at or give me a call on 0430 156 333 and let's get snapping!


Cheers Megan xx








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Hens Parties ~ Birthday Parties ~ Girls Weekends


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 The perfect way to spend a dull day, sipping champagne & nibbling chocolates with your girlfriends at Studio Fascino - Glamour Photography! Bree from Dead Gorgeous Cosmetics along with Megan from Studio Fascino are pleased to bring you fabulous VINTAGE Hair and Makeup lessons that will transport you back to a glamorous era of Rita Haywood, Jean Harlow, Katharine Hepburn and Sophia Loren.

In 2017 Bree and Megan have introduced additional workshops, due to popular demand.






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About Bree

The owner of Dead Gorgeous Cosmetics and has successfully had the fortune of being involved with many beautiful brides and bridal parties, Formals, hens parties, Bridal showers and all special occasions. Bree has a beauty therapy background and has been taught many of her Vintage hair and makeup tricks by both her beautiful Nan and her former hairdressing Mother. Vintage styling is a huge passion of Bree’s and even as a little girl, would remember as she would sit and study the beauty and styling of Hollywood greats such as Rita Hayworth, Betty Grable and so many more. There is nothing Bree love’s more than to make a woman feel as beautiful on the outside as they are on the inside, and especially love being able to help women bring out their inner bombshell. “It's the best part of my job!”




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About Megan

Megan Rizzo is a Multi Award Winning Gold Coast photographer and the owner of Studio Fascino. Studio Fascino specialises in creating classic and creative glamour photography images that capture the elegant and timeless vintage look and feel reminiscent of Hollywood’s golden era starlets.

Megan has a passion for Vintage style and has been collecting for over 20 years. Megan also is a trained Beauty Therapist and Makeup Artist and she knows what looks great when styling her clients.


"Megan together with Bree,

have a personal mission to

encourage and empower women to see

their inner self worth and beauty".



To express interest in a Workshop, please email


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A 2-hour lesson in vintage makeup application lesson, using both modern and traditional techniques to bring out your inner bombshell. You will see how easy it can be with step-by-step guidance from Bree, how to apply your makeup correctly. You will choose the right colour and shade for your complexion, contouring, eyebrow shaping and styling. You will learn how to master those tricky but all important wingtips, so you don’t end up looking like Amy Winehouse. You will leave feeling like the gorgeous, confident new woman that you are, armed with the knowledge to show off your new skills.


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Transform yourself with a 2 hour lesson in vintage hairstyling using both modern and traditional techniques. You'll learn the art of pincers, sponge rollers and the all-important brush out. I'll also teach you some quick, easy authentic vintage styles as well as some of the more advanced do’s like the ever popular victory rolls and rolled bangs. In our advanced class you'll learn how style a Poodle, Beehive, Gibson Roll and finger waves. You'll never have a bad hair day again! Glamour photography at its very best!


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Studio Fascino is located in the Heart of the Gold Coast in Burleigh Heads.

Contact Studio Fascino HERE


Warehouse 9

8 Fortitude Crescent, Burleigh Heads QLD 4220

P 0430 156 333

P +61 7 5659 2262





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