Oh Snap!* Creative Team & Partners

Rhianna Mercier-Portilla - Camp Director

  • Professional Photographer & Content Creator since 2007

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Graduated from Brooks Photography Institute 2011

international photographer and content creator specializing in destination wedding photography & fine art photography around the globe

UsA:: 32 states: hawaii & puerto rico : italy : Mexico : Canada : and more to come…

100’s of cities & stories and imagery created

  • 2009-2011 Personal Crew Photographer for Mayhem Festival, 5FDP, Korn, Rob Zombie, LOG, various musicians and festivals

  • Ventura & Santa Barbara County bases Small Business Owner 5+ years

Published in over 8 National Magazines and Publications in Print including:

Books & Authors: Lisa Dominique Machat “A Walk In the Sun”

The Cottage Journal

The Knot - California Wedding Day - Brides

Martha Stewart.com

+ VC BUZZ and more

Adolescent Drug and Alcohol Mentor & Speaker 2005-2009 (PNW)

Photography WORKSHOPs INCLUDE:

MARFA,TX w/Clayton Austin

Sattva Soul Retreats

Wedding & Styling workshop for Photographers

Favorite Quote: “Be the change you want to see in the world,” -Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Let’s make art!


PJ casault - Camp Counselor : Loves photography, kids and dogs

Semi-Pro Photographer

Specializing in Documentary Photography & Art

TinkerGarden Educator

Carl’s Pet Care Center : Kennel Supervisor

Mother of 2

Gabriel Portilla - Camp Counselor/Security/logistics

Amateur Photographer

  • City of Ventura Interpretive Outreach Program Leader : 4th & 5th Grade Tours at the beautiful Olivas Adobe :: 2018-present

  • Assistant Coach Rio Mesa High School Oxnard, CA 2016-2018

Father of a 12 & 5 year old boys

We will announce special guest speakers leading up to the camp as well! Follow us at OhSnap!_PhotoCamp to find out who and what will be happening!!!


Contributors:

Harmony Eckberg

Lucy Eckberg

Bella Bradbury

Dexter’s Camera has been a Ventura icon for photography since 1960. Greg and his team focus their efforts on offering quality services in addition to physical goods. Their services include but are not limited to fine art custom printing, media transfers, camera cleanings/repairs, classes and studio work. They also so processing, scanning and printing of all photographic film  in-house . In the shop, they sell film as well as lots of used photographic equipment, and they are proud to offer friendly advice for both digital and film photographers (adults to kids).   Website

Dexter’s Camera has been a Ventura icon for photography since 1960. Greg and his team focus their efforts on offering quality services in addition to physical goods. Their services include but are not limited to fine art custom printing, media transfers, camera cleanings/repairs, classes and studio work. They also so processing, scanning and printing of all photographic film in-house. In the shop, they sell film as well as lots of used photographic equipment, and they are proud to offer friendly advice for both digital and film photographers (adults to kids).

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Studio 8 fitness will be providing the space, and will be teaching one of the many body movement classes in the workshop. the staff of Studio 8 want the kids to to feel welcome, supported and surrounded by friendship in their super positive Studio 8 space.  We will work as a team to ensure the kids have a great experience in their classes, all the while improving their lifestyle and well-being in a full body kinda way.

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