Freedom Retreats

A 4-day workshop for photographers ready to elevate their career to the next level hosted by expert destination wedding photographers James and Jess in the breathtaking island of Mallorca, Spain.


Mallorca, Spain


Jun 4 – 7, 2023



Meet Your Hosts

Meet James and Jess, two of the most sought-after destination wedding photographers in the world. These two have built a reputation for capturing stunning, timeless images that tell the story of each couple’s special day in a way that is truly unique.

James and Jess are more than just husband and wife photographers – they’re adventurers, explorers, and cocktail enthusiasts. Their love of travel has taken them to some of the most beautiful destinations in the world, and they bring that same sense of wonder and curiosity to every wedding they shoot.

With years of experience under their belts (most likely Gucci belts!), James and Jess are the ultimate mentors for our retreat attendees. Throughout the four-day workshop, you’ll have the unique opportunity to receive hands-on instruction from these expert photographers, who will equip you with the skills and techniques needed to book your dream destination wedding and capture the beauty of the local area.

Ideal Location

Mallorca, Spain

Our attendees can expect to be mesmerized by the stunning beauty of Mallorca, Spain. Located in the heart of the Mediterranean, Mallorca boasts incredible natural beauty, including crystal-clear waters, towering mountains, and gorgeous beaches.

Beyond its natural wonders, Mallorca is rich in culture and history, with ancient villages, stunning architecture, and a vibrant arts and music scene. You’ll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culture, sample delicious cuisine, and explore everything this incredible island has to offer.

You’ll have the opportunity to relax and unwind in a beautiful and peaceful setting. From sunrise hikes to evening cocktails and delicious meals, our attendees can expect a truly unforgettable experience in this breathtakingly beautiful location.

What you can expect…

Join us for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn from James and Jess, and take your destination wedding photography to the next level. Register now and get ready for an unforgettable experience!

01. Education

Incredible Education by James & Jess as they share their exact framework for booking and capturing stunning destination wedding photos, as well as how to up level your business and stand out in a competitive market. Our retreat is designed to be an intimate and personalized experience. You’ll have plenty of one-on-one time with James and Jess including a mentorship session to ask questions, get feedback, and hone your skills.

02. Build your wedding photography portfolio

Our retreat takes place in the stunning location of Mallorca, Spain, providing you with the perfect opportunity to build your destination wedding portfolio. You’ll have access to beautiful settings and models to practice your skills and create stunning images that will help you book the clients of your dreams.

03. Hands-on learning

This workshop is all about learning by doing. You’ll have the opportunity to participate in group shoots with a real couple giving you the chance to put your new skills to the test in a real-world setting as well as taking the couple out and photographing them by yourself without the unnerving feeling of trying to get the shot amongst a crowd of other photographers. 

04. Networking opportunities

You’ll be surrounded by a group of like-minded professionals who share your passion for destination wedding photography. This is the perfect opportunity to connect, exchange ideas, and build relationships that could help take your career to the next level.

05. Industry Expert Keynote and Consulting

Every retreat will have a vendor or industry expert provide hands-on training while providing resources on different subjects like copywriting, SEO, website design, albums and/or setting up CRMs.

06. Relax and rejuvenate!

The main education of our retreat takes place in a beautiful private villa, providing the perfect setting to unwind and relax by the firepit or poolside. Wake up in the beautiful Ynaria Hotel and enjoy coffee on your patio and then head on over to the villa for a day of education but also plenty of time to work and/or reset. From morning coffee  to evening cocktails and delicious meals, our attendees can expect a truly unforgettable experience in this breathtakingly beautiful location. 

Travel Details

Getting here is easy! You have two options:

Option A

Fly into Madrid (MAD) or Barcelona (BCN) and then book a separate flight to Palma, Mallorca (PMI)

Option B

 Fly directly to Palma, Mallorca (PMI) –  This option may be more expensive, but it’s the most convenient.

Pro Tip! We suggest flying into Madrid and then booking a separate flight or taking the ferry from Madrid or Barcelona to Mallorca. It’s the most cost-effective way to get to our retreat!

We recommend departing on Saturday, June 3rd to arrive on Sunday, June 4th in the morning due to travel time.


We’ve partnered with the beautiful Yarnia Hotel to host our attendees. You can book your room and arrange airport transfer directly with the hotel using this promo code.


Let us know if you’d like to share a room share with another attendee. 

What will we do each day?

Early Bird Savings

Save $200

Use code EARLYBIRD to save $300 off of your registration! This expires on March 10th at 11:59pm CST!


Our offices are closed for the holiday season.

Any orders placed between the 17th of December to the 5th of January will scheduled upon our return.