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Hope Taylor is a photographer specializing in senior portraits serving both Charleston, SC and Savannah, GA.


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10 Ways to Utilize Off-Season | FREE Download For Photographers

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With holidays around the corner and cold weather creeping in, photography “off-season” is upon us. I’m a full believer that there’s never really an “off” season for us business owners…but that post is for another time 🙂 Whether or not you feel like you actually have time off this season, we typically have less shoots and more time to spend at home. Because of that, the first 2-3 months of a new year are my FAVORITE times to rest and rejuvenate before a new season. But, in addition to taking some off to refuel, it’s the perfect time to reflect on a past year and prepare for a new one.

In my 3 (almost 4!) years of business, I’ve learned a lot about the best ways to spend my time during this off-season to set my business up for SUCCESS and growth in the new year. I’ve compiled my top 10 favorite ways to utilize off-season in a FREE download for you all today!! From curating my portfolio to giving my website a face lift to perfecting my client experience, you can read my top 10 favorite ways to utilize off-season and create GROWTH for the new year below:


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I'm Hope Taylor, an international Senior Portrait and Wedding Photographer based in Charleston, SC. I'm also an educator, international speaker, and the host of multiple sold-out workshops each year!



Top Three Educational Resources

My Free Senior Questionnaire

Free download

all free, of course!

My Entire Client Workflow in Honeybook

Free download

The One Secret To Beautiful Images And Easy Editing

Free download

Come Watch On YouTube

Looking to grow your photography business, capture better images or streamline your workflows? My Youtube channel is the best place to find free education. Come binge-watch all the past videos, and be sure to subscribe to see new content when it goes live:


My client booking workflow with honeybook

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How To: Tips for Better Senior Portraits

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Client gallery delivery with cloudspot

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Resources + My Favorite Things

Ever wondered what programs I use in my business? My camera gear? My must-have photography products? Maybe just my favorite outfits to wear on wedding days? I've compiled a massive list of ALL my favorite things in every category! 


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