Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
September 29th - October 3rd 2023
Only a few spots left!

The Headshot Crew Hideaway is an immersive four and a half day experience where 125 photographers will be living and bonding with their fellow crew members, while learning how to improve their headshot craft and business strategies. 

Designed to offer a distraction free environment to connect and learn, The Hideaway is being held at the GRAND LECONTE LODGE in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.

The lodge has 21 bedrooms, 27 full bathrooms, 2 Full kitchens, Huge Theater Room, Awesome Video Arcade, Laundry Room, it's own elevator, Private indoor swimming pool, and huge covered decks with views of Mount Leconte.


What's Included

Your fee includes entry to the event, an amazing swag bag, all your meals, drinks (at the Lodge), and all your instruction and classes.


Currently all our VIP tickets are sold out so there are no rooms left at the Lodge. Other attendees are staying at local AirBnB’s, the Cherokee Lodge, Fairfield Suites or other hotels in proximity to Dollywood.

Getting There

The closest airport is Knoxville. TN and Pigeon forge is aprox 35-40 min drive from there. Many folks will carpool, rent or Uber.

Keynote Speakers

Evy Poumpouras

Grit, resilience, and bulletproof strategies for leading without fear A former Secret Service Special Agent and interrogator who safeguarded U.S. presidents, Evy Poumpouras is a bestselling author, media personality, and adjunct professor who draws from her action-packed career protecting heads of state, working complex criminal investigations, and operating undercover to offer unconventional strategies for crushing any challenge and living life fearlessly.

Lisa Salvatore

Lisa Salvatore is an experienced professional who provides accurate and insightful guidance to individuals. With her natural abilities of foresight and intuition, she helps clients tap into their true potential and offers spiritual support. She takes a humanistic approach, focusing on the person at the core of every session.


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Peter Hurley

Creativity and Your Craft

Releasing your own creativity is key to your success. Peter is going hammertime on creativity and developing your craft.

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Tommy Collier

From Now On

How do we take all that we learn and put it to good use? Tommy shows how to use the Hideaway experience as a launchpad to the next level.

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Danh Nguyen

Let it Roll

Unlocking the potential of video in your studio. Danh reveals the proven and tested ways to bolster your studio offerings and profits.

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James Van Hees


James serves up the essential retouching workflow specifically designed for taking a headshot from zero to hero status in just a few minutes.

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Robert Read


Robert delivers the goods in this turbo charged presentation to get the most efficiency out of Capture One Software.

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Ivan Weiss

Beyond the Triangle

Ivan leads a technique packed presentation revealing how he uses the flex kit beyond the triangle.