What is Two Mann U?

2MU is all about uncovering what’s really holding you and your photography back from reaching that next level. Sometimes it’s technical, but usually it’s something much deeper lurking beneath the surface.

3 month semester program

2MU Metanoia

Ready for the next level? Metanoia is a no-bullshit, semester-long mentorship that pulls back the veil on everything. And we mean everything.

free workshop

Big World, Tiny People

This workshop will reveal and detail the tools, techniques, and vision required to execute those jaw-dropping environmental portraits that end up as enormous prints on our client’s walls.


Editing Skin Tones

Skin tones can be one of the trickiest things to get right in post-production. Lanny’s gonna show you how to dial it in just right for every skin tone known Two Mann.

free workshop

Creative Lighting for Real Moments

Lighting in a studio is one thing. And lighting a posed portrait is another. But lighting an unscripted moment, out there in the real world? That’s a whole different animal. If you love real moments. And if you love awesome light. Then this one’s for you..

Why Two
Mann U?


No bullshit

An honest-to-god account of what it’s like to be a working wedding photographer. Behind the scenes like you’ve never seen it before.


Real change

You will never see the world the same way again. You’ll never photograph the world the same way again.


Gold standard

The highest, gold-level standard of photography education on the planet.

Two Mann, Two Sense,
every week

Every Tuesday you will receive an assortment of bite-sized tips, quotes, musings, stories, recommendations, and other spicy rumination about photography, entrepreneurship, creativity, life, and so much more.

Transformative for my craft, my business, and who I am as a person.

Anonymous student

Dramatic internal changes.”

Andrew Alwert

Erika and Lanny empower so many photographers and artists”

Mary Reeder Aulick

Blog for Photographers

Blog for

This is a brand new blog, just for photographers, where we share all kinds of things about all kinds of stuff.

  • Ordinary Christmas Magic

    Ordinary Christmas Magic We’ve got a VERY strict rule in our household that was passed down from my side of the family.…

  • Decomposition

    Decomposition One of the most thriving ecosystems on the planet is the temperate rainforest. There is ten times more decomposing material than…

  • Feeling Dead Inside

    Feeling Dead Inside Preface: When I sat down to write this week’s Two Mann Two Sense newsletter, I did NOT expect to…

We know our shit.

Photography is our career. Education is our calling.






Hours Teaching

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