Q: Where are you from?
A: Fargo, ND
Q: Favorite place you have traveled?
A: I have been out of the country but Oregon. I am west coast girl by heart.
Q: What’s your style?
A: Natural light photography.
Q:How long have you been shooting?
A: Since I was 13
Q: Why do you do photography?
A: There is something truly special about portraits that happens with in a portrait. I can’t explain my love affair I have. I love getting to know people on a personal level. I love the way it makes people feel when they see themselves after a session.
Q: Are you a cat/ dog person?
A:That’s an unfair question. Both.
Q: How did you get into photography?
A: My love for storytelling.
Q: Who inspires you?
A: The people around me. Life. Life experiences .Emotions and perspective.
Q: Why senior photography?
A:It really makes sense to me. It’s the biggest day of your life. Life should be celebrated every day. You really change after high school. It’s the biggest adventure of your life. You should look back at the photos and remember how far you have come since that day. I am a 20 something year old photographer and I still look back. I can’t believe how much I have changed since my senior year . I love how excited you are for life and the new adventure. If I can capture that . I have done my job.
Q: What’s important to you?
A: Family above all.
Q: What did you study in college?
A: Photojournalism and Broadcast
Q: Did you ever dream of being a business owner?
A: No, especially not at the age of 20 something
Q: Your advice for people?
A: Color outside of the lines. Find your tribe and everything else will fall into place. Never give up.
HMUA: Natalie Sparrow