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Jackie Johnson: Creative photographer

This week we’re getting to know community member, Jackie Johnson. Jackie’s happy places include forever learning photography and dabbling in other types of art media Haven’t joined the Photofocus Community yet? Sign up for free today! How did you get started in photography? “My interest in photography first was piqued when my older brother took a photography class with a
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Jackie Johnson: Creative photographer

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