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I'm an actor in the national Broadway tour of Aladdin as the standby for the Genie. I am now an aspiring photographer who loves capturing the beauty of life
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Our readers would love to get to know you more Ellis. Tell us about yourself, what is unique about you?
My uniqueness comes from my confidence and outlook on life through the eyes of a young educated creative black man
Ellis, what are your passion and aspiration in life? How did you start as a Photographer?
My passion is creating and imitating true authentic moments and sharing them
Who is your inspiration in life Ellis? How do you keep inspired?
My mother is all the inspiration I've ever needed, seeing how strong she is makes everything seem achievable.
We all make mistakes Ellis, we wish we could take back. Please tell us about a time being a Photographer, you wish you’d handled a situation differently with a colleague.
I haven't gotten there yet in my photography career
Ellis, when you’re working with a large number of clients, it’s tricky to deliver excellent service to them all. As a Photographer, how do you go about prioritizing your clients’ needs?
I haven't gotten there in my photography career
Please tell us, Ellis, about a time you had to be very strategic in order to meet all your top priorities as a Photographer?
I believe the things happen the way they're supposed to and you have to stop by and let it all fall into place
Ellis, please give us an example of a time when you were able to successfully persuade someone to see things your way at work.
as a creative, this hasn't happened much
Ellis, please tell us about your proudest professional accomplishment as a Photographer. There might be many, but there is always this proudest moment that you just want to share with everyone. What is it and why?
Being the Genie Standby in the national tour of Aladdin
Ellis, please give us an example of a time you were able to be creative with your work. What was exciting or difficult about it?
MY WHOLE JOB
What advice would you give to the people who want to be successful as a Photographer?
Live your black boy joy! (for all my young black men)
Are you looking for collaboration with fashion talents, brands, and creatives? If yes, please state what type of collaboration you are looking for?
Now for the best part Ellis! Please upload 5-10 photos so we can get to see your work.
Photographer: Ellis C Dawson