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

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I'm Hope Taylor. A photographer, educator and business coach serving joyful clients for almost a decade. I began my business when I was just 16 years old, and now I help you grow yours from my home in Savannah, GA! 

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Critiquing YOUR Photography Websites | Hope Taylor Photography

I LOVE a good website! I love branding, the strategy that goes into building a website that converts… but for some reason I’ve never talked about it here! In today’s video, I’m doing something I’ve never done before — I’m going to critique 3 photography websites! I thought it would be helpful for you to […]

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I LOVE a good website! I love branding, the strategy that goes into building a website that converts… but for some reason I’ve never talked about it here! In today’s video, I’m doing something I’ve never done before — I’m going to critique 3 photography websites! I thought it would be helpful for you to […]

In today’s video we’re talking about how to use a reflector during your outdoor, natural light sessions to get stunning images that you’re really really proud of! To be honest, the first few years of my business I never had one of these… I used a lot of natural reflectors and didn’t really think they […]

I got to spend a portion of my week with the beautiful Miss Savannah – what an absolute HONOR this shoot was!! And in the height of spring azalea season!? THE BEST. Brittni was recently crowned as the woman to represent the gorgeous city of Savannah, GA – and we did a photoshoot to celebrate! […]

Getting to photograph another photographer is always SUCH an incredible honor. But, getting to go back to Fredericksburg and do it in the town that I began my business in was even more special!!! Emma Jo is a college senior that graduates this year. She is also a photographer based in North Carolina…and she traveled […]

One of the biggest questions & pain points I hear from senior photographers is how to pose guys, how to make them excited about their experience, and what I do to make sure they have the same above and beyond experience as my girl clients. So, I’m taking you along with me to be a […]

During our jam-packed week of shooting in Virginia last week, I got the privilege of photographing the beautiful Miss Jasmine!! She met up with us for a SUNRISE session in downtown Fredericksburg and we had the BEST time. We woke up that morning to a surprise rain shower that was NOT in the forecast…and it […]

My FIRST senior session of 2023…and my first senior session back in Fredericksburg in over 4 years!!!! What a special blog post! And, it’s even better because it’s a super special senior. Lizzie reached out to me about photographing her senior portraits when she saw we would be in Fredericksburg. She has followed me for […]

Today I’m doing something I’ve never done before and I’m going to break down what your first 5 steps should be if you have just created your Honeybook account! I’ve been using Honeybook for my photography business for 8 years (and I’ve only been in business for 10!) and I absolutely LOVE it. I book […]

Build Your Senior Photography Business

I began my business during my junior year of high school, and fell in love with photography while capturing all of my peers and their senior portraits. I built a six-figure photography business on my passion for senior clients - and now I help hundreds of photographers across the globe do the same! 

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HOPE TAYLOR EDUCATION

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"Hope is so much more than *just* an educator, but a loyal, fierce believer in the people she invests in, and who invest in learning from her." 

— Rob

"Thanks to Hope, I'm literally booking so fast I can't keep up! I booked 3 sessions in ONE day after applying what she taught me!" 

— jessie

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Looking to grow your photography business, capture better images or streamline your workflows? Every single week, I share new videos with practical, no-fluff content just for you! Come binge-watch all the past videos, and be sure to subscribe to see them each week:

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My client booking workflow with honeybook

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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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