Photographer Spotlight – Sheryn Ellis Photographer

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Photographer Spotlight Interview with Sheryn Ellis Photographer

Studio Name: Sheryn Ellis Photographer
Studio Location: Tallai, Queensland Australia
Website: www.sherynellisphotographer.com.au
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/sherynellisphotographer
Instagram: @sherynellis

What is your background and how did you get into photography?

My first camera was a Kodak point and shoot film camera given to me by my parents for my 12th birthday. This was way before the ‘digital era’, (yes, I’m showing my age).

When I met my husband, he had a Canon SLR Film camera, kit lenses and a natural eye for taking nice images. I picked it up and started taking photos – I wanted to be better than he was!

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I was such a terrible photographer, I had no idea about composition, lighting or settings… what I did have was a desire to learn and from there I read lots of photography books, I took photos all the time and I kept practicing. Continue reading Photographer Spotlight – Sheryn Ellis Photographer