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Omar Azimi

Beverly Hills, CA
Freelance Photographer — Freelance
As seen in: Freelance, HuffPost

I take pictures for a living. Freelance Photographer. DC✈️OC✈️LA. Student at Penn State, working towards a certificate in Weather Forecasting/Meteorology.

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I am originally from Washington DC, and now reside in Los Angeles, CA.

I became interested in the news a few years ago. I would watch news stories and read things in the newspaper and repeat these stories back to my parents and friends, and this is when I realized that Journalism was my calling....

What was your first job as a journalist?

As of right now, I am still a freelance journalist, but hope to have my first job soon.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

Social media has drastically changed how people get their news. Thanks to networks like Twitter, news can come in practically 24/7.