Courtney Holmes is an American born Sydney-sider who utilzes a documentary approach to create beautiful, emotional films and photos for families. At the age of 21 she met and married the love of her life who swept her off her feet and brought her to live in Australia where she's loved living ever since. Together they have had two young children who are her muses and the reason why she became passionate about documenting family life. Courtney draws on 18+ years of experience as a storyteller/musician to create a nostalgic experience for her clients in her work through the use of carefully hand selected music and thoughtful, intentional storytelling. Her work has been described as soulful, earthy, honest, and life-filled. As an experienced music teacher, Courtney was drawn to mentoring students on the art of creating films and is incredibly passionate about teaching her approach to filmmaking for photographers around the world. It is her dream that more and more families will have this legacy to leave to their children and grandchildren.
Allison Redmon is a Malaysia-born, Texas-raised, expatriate living in Saudi Arabia where she films and photographs the everyday lives of families in the Middle East and the United States using a storytelling approach. From an early age, she loved music and pursued both a Bachelors and Masters degree in Music Education, meeting her husband along the way in University Band Class and later becoming a high school Band Director for many years. She and her husband, Andrew, have been married 13 years and together have a 4 year old daughter and a set 2 year old girl/boy twins. Allison's approach to her films and photography is one based in a storytelling documentary style and she strongly believes that there is beauty in the everyday ordinary. She excels at creating work that is both artistically beautiful while being grounded in honest, real moments. Her extensive background as an upper level music teacher has naturally led her to teach the art of using music in films and she is passionate about sharing her knowledge with other photographers & film makers in hopes that they can document stories of their own.