Overview

A photographer is a professional artist that focuses on the art of taking photographs in either a digital or physical medium. Photographers use artificial and/or natural lighting to snap pictures of various people, places and things in a variety of settings. Some photographers focus on studio work, which usually deals with models and modeling work, while other photographers explore the natural, outside world in order to show millions of other people what they have seen through their camera lenses.

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