Yan shares her story of having a blog post she wrote about struggling as a photographer go viral. There were negative reactions to her post. “Stop whining! Be professional!” And, photographers all over the US reached out to her and said, “Come photograph my family.” Yan will never forget the way a community of photographers reached out to her.
Now, Yan Palmer uses film for her photography and loves to experiment with light, motion and composition. She wants to make photos that make her feel something. She also teaches workshops for family photographers.
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This year I’m doing a 365 Project: taking a sharing a photo from every day of 2016. You can see my project and the projects of other TWiP Family listeners on Flickr in the TWiP Family 365 Project 2016 group. We’d love to have you join us there. It’s never too late.
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