When Chicago native Charlie Taylor moved to Atlanta and attended the Rabun Gap Nacoochee School, he discovered a love for photography. He began as a photo editor for the RGNS student paper, and continued his passion at the Savannah College of Art and Design's Atlanta campus where in 2013 he earned his Bachelor's degree in Photography.

Since 2005 Charlie has been working as a freelance photojournalist, a product photographer, and event/wedding photographer.

On the side, he practices martial arts and target shooting. He also enjoys playing video games, hiking, and reading fantasy and science fiction novels.