Carlo Cruz - Custom SLR Pro Team

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How did you get your start in photography?

I’ve always liked taking photos, but I got serious with it back in 2000 when I was really getting heavy into architecture photography. I used to run around and spend countless nights shooting around the city. Back then, there were not a lot of set rules against shooting in public buildings and establishments so you leave it up to the security personnel how they deal with photographers. Most of the time they let you do what you want, or sometimes let you off with a warning.

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Chris Tedesco - Custom SLR Pro Team

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How did you get your start in photography?

I started shooting motocross when I was younger. I'd do it on the side when I wasn't racing and post the photos on my website before social media existed.

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Edgar Marin - Custom SLR Crew Team

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How did you get your start in photography?

I bought my first DSLR when I booked a flight to NYC with no idea of how that thing worked. Here's where it all began. Years after, with some more experience in photography, a friend of mine asked me to join him in a new action photography company based in a ski resort in the Pyrenees. Here exactly began my love for photography.

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Aaron Bowles - Custom SLR Crew Team

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How did you get your start in photography?

I got my start in photography after a bad bicycle crash. After I shattered my ankle, I decided to pick up my mom's old camera, and it just kinda came to me.

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Ryan Taylor - Custom SLR Pro Team

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How did you get your start in photography?

I got my start like many other action/adventure photographers. I was a participant first, then, as my friends got better than me, I gravitated towards a camera and progressed that way. I had always been drawn to technology as well as art so I guess it was the perfect combination of the two.

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