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6 Easy Ways to Look and Sound Like a “Real” Photographer

This is really all there is to it

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It’s fairly well known that photographers are cool. Even if we do say so ourselves.

We strut around with expensive equipment slung over our shoulder, equipment that non-photographers (i.e. ordinary citizens) don’t know how to use.




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Mark Ali

Mark Ali

I’m a writer, a photographer, a music lover, and a professional ice sculptor. I’m kidding about that last thing. (View my portfolio at:

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