Meet Taylor, the newest member of the Bloguettes team! This cutie started as an intern last spring and is now our Photography Assistant! On a typical day in the office, you can find her behind the camera, editing photos, planning our Instagram, or brainstorming for our next stock photoshoot. Get to know Taylor and learn her 3 tips for newbie photographers!
What is your favorite part about working at Bloguettes?
I like that it doesn’t feel like work! Everyday when I come to the office it’s always so much fun, and I just love the creative and upbeat atmosphere!
Name 3 skills you need to be successful in your job position.
A creative eye, passion, and a camera!
Finish this sentence: The motto of my life is…
Work hard. Be ambitious. Travel often. Do what you love, love what you do.
What do you like to do in your free time?
In my free time, I love to get outdoors and explore, whether it’s hiking with friends or exploring new places to get coffee! I also enjoy working out, creating art for different design projects, and spending time with family.
When you were younger, what did you want to be when you grew up?
When I was younger I wanted to be a rockstar!
How did you get started in photography?
Ever since I can remember I have enjoyed taking pictures! I really began loving photography when I got my first point and shoot camera. I think it’s so cool to be able to capture life’s moments and compose images from a different perspective. Photography is such a passion for me because it allows me to capture moments that will last forever.
Do you have any favorite photographers that you look up to? (maybe list their Instagram handles?)
I get inspiration from a ton of different creatives! I love travel and lifestyle photography, so a few of my faves are Rob Strok @robstrok, Samuel Taipale @eljackson, Alex Strohl @alexstrohl, and Jack Morris @doyoutravel.
What are your top 3 tips for photographers who are just starting out?
Taylor's 3 Tips for Newbie Photographers
Create content that you love! Everyone has a different style, but it’s important to take photos of what you are passionate about.
Take photos every day! Don’t be afraid to get out of your comfort zone and have fun! The way to get better is to practice, so keep taking photos and don’t give up!
Always strive to continue learning and improving. Find out ways to get inspiration!
Check out her video interview here on our YouTube Channel!