Photography for Bloggers Workshop

Emily from The Startup Wife is holding an exciting little competition to win a spot on her Photography for Bloggers Workshop in London later this month. This is an opportunity I would love to get involved in so here is my competition entry:

Why I would like to win…

For me, photography is a magical experience, it is a way of capturing a fleeting moment in time and locking memories into a roll of film or pixels on a screen forever. I love to take pictures, some just snapshots of little observations I see whilst out and about, others images are of profound moments in time, all of which tell my life story.

“A good snapshot keeps a moment from running away” – Eudora Welty

I would love to win a place on Emily’s photography workshop for two reasons. Firstly, as a novice photographer I would love the opportunity to learn how to make the most of my DLSR camera. I love putting collections together and styling images to post on my blog, however, I feel I lack the skills to really make my images ‘sing’ in the way I want them to, often leaving me a little nervous about sharing the posts on my blog.

I am really inspired by other bloggers and aspire to try and recreate the same level of professionalism with my photography. If I were to pick my all time favourite it would have to be Yevestown. I adore Yveonne’s blogging style, fresh images and pastel shades and I would love to capture images that feel as happy and as dreamy as hers. As I become more confident with my camera I would love to develop a signature style.

Secondly I feel it will be an excellent opportunity to meet with other bloggers who also share a passion in crafting, photography and blogging, I have not met any fellow bloggers before so a place on the photography workshop would be a fantastic opportunity to engage and get creative.

Fingers, toes and legs crossed that I am in with a chance winning a creative day in London.


5 thoughts on “Photography for Bloggers Workshop

  1. Laura Goble

    Oh my goodness thank you. I love taking pictures but its mainly just a happy accident because I don't really know what I'm doing. How long have you been blogging?

    Love me xxx

  2. Beth Francis

    Dear Laura

    Congratulations on your win for saturday! I love your layout on your blog and mine needs updating did you use a template or customise the blogger site ! Hope you don’t mind me asking
    Beth from BethattheSummerhouse


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