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What's in my bag?

Film bag:

  • 2 Contax 645 with 80mm Zeiss lens
  • Light meter
  • Extra inserts
  • Fuji 400H 120 film (primarily)
  • Holga close-up filters
  • Canon 1V


  • Lowepro Roller 200x (this is the largest that will fly carry-on)
  • Lowepro Stealth Reporter D400 (I swear by Lowepro-they are way more organizational than any other comparable bag)
  • Kelly Moore Libby in Caramel
  • Kelly Moore Classic in Black

Digital bodies + lighting:

  • Canon 5Diii
  • 2 Canon 5Dii
  • 2 580 EXii speedlite
  • 2 Canon vertical grips
  • Ikan LED light


  • 50 mm 1.2
  • 24 mm 1.4
  • 24-70mm 2.8
  • 35 mm 1.4
  • 85 mm 1.2
  • 70-200 mm 2.8

Do you offer any one-on-one mentoring or workshops?

YES! Mentoring and teaching are two of my greatest passions. My goal as a mentor is to teach fellow wedding and portrait photographers how to be both an amazing artist and businessperson. Please feel free to email taylor@taylorlord.com for current mentor options. Click here for more info on the next workshop I am co-hosting with Clayton Austin in Austin, TX!