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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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HOPE TAYLOR

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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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Epic Senior Session in Arizona with my Sister (Vlog!) | Hope Taylor Photography

There is another VLOG comin’ at you this week!!! You guys have been asking for more personal videos lately, so my goal is to work in at least one a month…we’ll see how it goes!! 🙂 Last week, you saw my little sister’s BEAUTIFUL senior session in Arizona…but now you get to see the behind-the-scenes […]

Abby’s Arizona Senior Session VLOG!

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There is another VLOG comin’ at you this week!!! You guys have been asking for more personal videos lately, so my goal is to work in at least one a month…we’ll see how it goes!! 🙂 Last week, you saw my little sister’s BEAUTIFUL senior session in Arizona…but now you get to see the behind-the-scenes […]

Moving to Charleston and Savannah has been a really interesting transition for my business. I used to photograph only seniors that lived locally to my small town. Now, a large majority of my seniors are planning DESTINATION shoots in Charleston! For example, Graceyn lives in Nebraska…but she visits Charleston every summer with her family. So, […]

This blog post has been a long time coming…because this wedding day has been trying to happen since 2020!!! Hallie and Robbie booked me for their Ni River Manor wedding in Fredericksburg all the way back in 2019. After SO many reschedules, moving venues, Robbie’s crazy work and travel schedule…they were finally able to make […]

Guys…this is my new favorite shoot in Savannah so far!! I am SO excited to be sharing it with you! Ella found me on Instagram while searching for a photographer for her senior portraits and stumbled upon my account. We’ve been chatting back and forth for a few weeks now planning all of the details […]

We are talking CONTRACTS this week on YouTube! Somehow, despite it being an incredibly important element of being a business owner, I have yet to discuss them in a video. But, that all changes today! I’m breaking down the most important clauses and policies to include in your senior photography contract. Tune in below! IF […]

Well…this post is extra special. Last week, I got to photograph my beautiful little sister’s senior portraits as she prepares to graduate high school. Even as I’m typing those words, I cant believe them!!! If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you know that Abby had brain surgery last May and has been through a […]

This is a topic I almost never talk about on YouTube…but I LOVE sharing about it! We are talking about email marketing, lead magnets and a strategic way to grow your audience in 2022. I’m pulling back the curtain and giving you a sneak peek at something brand new that I am creating for my […]

These blog posts are always SO special to me. Last week, I hosted my bi-annual mastermind retreat in Charleston, SC with 11 of the most wonderful women. If you aren’t familiar with my mastermind, we need to start there: it is my highest-level coaching program that I offer. I work with 10-12 business owners every […]

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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3 tips for posing high school seniors

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Client gallery delivery with cloudspot

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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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