photographer, story listener and connector

Paul Tellefsen

Born and raised in Dallas, Paul Tellefsen is a connector, photographer and storylistener. He is the creator of Instagram Is: a viral Instagram documentary that tells the story of social community and culture in our current generation which has been seen in 150 countries and loaded over 5 million times.

Paul helped start Socality and currently oversees Community. With over 90K followers on Instagram he has grown to understand how to build an engaged community. His passion is to connect, whether that be people to people or people to brands to foster real friendship and live fully alive. He's a lover of good food, music and fashion.

His work has been featured in art shows around the country and on websites like Petapixel, Laughingsquid and Instagram. He has worked with clients like Buick, Google, Cadillac, Asus Toyota, Santa Fe Tourism, Publish Brand, Allbirds, KIND Snacks, SAXX, Hudson, and Adobe Youth Voices.

Photo by Wesley Taylor

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