Taylor earned a BA in Spanish and History of Art from the University of Bristol, England (1974), and a Certificate in Radio, Film and Television Studies (1975) from Bristol University, England.
She is a freelance photographer. Taylor shoots mainly in black-and-white in a documentary style. Her mam photographic subjects are Eastern religions in England (Hare Knshnas, Western Buddhists, etc.) and people around the world.
She belongs to Xenon Photos in London.