by | January 27, 2016

Meet photographer Chelsea Wise, aka @bubblegumroots, the babe behind our amazing Valentine’s campaign imagery.

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How did you get into photography?

At 16 I started messing with a camera my dad bought me and after that I was hooked.

How would you describe your photography style?

Vibrant and fun

What inspires your photography style?

All eras with a twist of bubblegum pop!

What was your inspo (apart from Valentine’s!) behind the shoot?

I wanted to go for a vintage feel.

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What’s your favourite thing about being a photographer?

Being able to come up with new shoot ideas and making them come to life through photos.

What are you lusting after for your wardrobe this season?

Lots of black heeled boots!

Have you got any Valentine’s Day horror stories?

Luckily no!

Who or what would be your dream date?

With a ghost…preferably eating pizza.

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What’s your spirit animal?

A cat.

Finish the sentence, love is….

what you make it.

If you could work with anyone who would it be and why?

I love the stylist Louby McLoughlin. Her styling is so fun and early 2000 I love it!

What are your plans for 2016?

Do and shoot as much as I can and just have fun!

Which photographer do you draw the most inspo from?

Ellen Von Unwerth, she’s so amazing.

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What’s the hardest thing about being a photographer?

Sticking out from all the rest.

What’s on your shoot playlist?

I’ve been really into PC Music lately. Hannah Diamond, QT, Sophie. So bubbly and fun to shoot with.

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