With our 2016 submission deadline (December 3rd) quickly approaching, we’re interviewing enthusiastic young artists who have been fantastic role models exploring, sharing and loving photography.

Meet Lily (14), a young photographer who has been exploring with Imagine A Show for a number of years….

When did you first start taking photos?

I started taking pictures when I was 8.

Why do you enjoy taking photos?

I enjoy photography because it’s something you can do at any time, or any place, and you have a lot of freedom with it.

What do you enjoy taking photos of?

I mostly take pictures of inanimate objects.

What camera(s) do you use?

I use a canon rebel to take photos.

How did you first learn about Imagine A Show?

Word of mouth.

How long have you been involved?

I’ve been submitting photos to Imagine A Show for 2 years.

What have you enjoyed about the project so far?

I’ve enjoyed being able to see my own photography published and showcased in The Museum.

Why should youth participate in Imagine A Show?

I think that youth should participate in Imagine A Show because it’s a great opportunity to share your photography.