About Taryn McCrory

A New Zealand based Photographer, Web Designer and Graphic Designer, Taryn spends her days daydreaming about her projects and bringing them to reality. To work with Taryn on your upcoming project contact her by email: taryn@mccrorycreative.co.nz

My first $10,000 Client… September Challenge Lens Test

My first $10,000 Client: September Challenge Lens Test I was searching for a tree one day for a clients photoshoot and I came across this blue park bench. You know, when something strikes you as beautiful, the challenge to the photographer and designer is to recreate what they see, either in their mind, or in [...]

I entered the NZIPP Iris Awards for the first time… and won two bronze awards!

I entered the NZIPP Iris Awards for the first time... and won two bronze awards! Bronzes are awarded with a 70-79 point total, they count as one merit point and require a “Very high standard of professional practice, craft and skill.” I came out of the whole experience inspired, with 22 pages of notes, [...]

By | 2017-06-22T20:08:15+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|NZIPP, Passion, Photography|0 Comments

I entered the NZIPP Iris Awards for the first time…

I entered the NZIPP Iris Awards for the first time... NZIPP stands for the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photography. Every year they host an awards event called the Iris awards that any photographer in Australia or New Zealand can enter. Each entry costs $ and the price is dependent on whether you [...]

By | 2017-06-15T20:32:08+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Passion, Photography|0 Comments

How I Create

How I Create One thing I love about the internet is how easy it is to access really great teachers on any subject you’re truly passionate about. If you want to learn, you can, even if you only have a phone! Just Youtube it! So when watching  Netflix’s abstract I got terribly excited learning about [...]

People that inspire me – volume one

I’ve been inspired by a few people these last couple of months while researching and working on my business idea. Over time I want to share them all with you. The first one is Scott Dinsmore, creator and founder of Live your Legend. I came across Scott Dinsmore’s Live your Legend Ted Talk a few months [...]

By | 2016-11-30T13:18:04+00:00 November 1st, 2015|Creative, Passion|0 Comments

Adding photos to my Alamy Stock Photography collection

My husband and I had been gifted a pre-loved wooden cot from my sister for our first-born. We decided to paint it white to go with the decor of our yet-to-be-renovated babies room. As I watched him dilute the paint with thinner I realised it was a perfect chance to work on my neglected stock [...]

By | 2016-11-30T13:18:36+00:00 September 13th, 2015|Creative, Photography, Stock Photography|0 Comments

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.