Hal Ellis Davis
I am a Communication Design student based in south east England. I am 18 years old, and in love with my cat and my family (cat being more important, of course). When I downloaded Instagram accidentally four years ago, thinking it was to edit photos, I had no idea it would spark my passion for photography, or introduce me to some of the most incredible people I have ever met. I have been influenced both creatively and in my outlook on life by images I’ve come across on Instagram, and by the people behind the account handles. Whether I’m checking out @alice_gao’s breakfast flatlays in my lunch break, yearning for one of @jaredchamber’s road trips or being overcome with New York wanderlust via @visualmemories_, the ‘gram has inspired me day to day to travel and eat and shoot, and do what I do, and my life wouldn’t be the same without it.
As the sun began to dip behind the wisp of cloud holding onto the horizon, we stepped aboard a vessel of varnished wood and high spirits. It rocked gently on the deep blue of the lake. Taking our seats as the captain introduced himself and the crew, the engine started up, and we drifted into […]