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If Im doing a story on how a single mother copes in a refugee camp, Ill go to her tent; Ill follow her when shes working, see what her daily life is like, and try to pack that into one composition, with nice light, in one frame.
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Where in the world would I rather be than on the front line of history?

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I think it's important to have perspective and to look at what you don't necessarily want to see.

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I didn't want my gender to determine whether or not I could cover breaking news.

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I started freelancing for the Associated Press. I had a great mentor there who sort of taught me everything.

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Sometimes when I am photographing a major news event, I am suddenly overwhelmed by helplessness.

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For me personally, I'm constantly trying to really re-negotiate how I'm going to make a living because I can't make a living solely off editorial. And I'm also still trying to tell long feature stories that are harder and harder to get assigned, you know.

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For me, taking photographs is such a tortured process. I'm always feeling like I'm not getting enough: I'm in the wrong place, the light isn't good, the subject's not comfortable.

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I think when I started going to war zones and started covering humanitarian issues, it became a calling because I realized I had a voice, and I can give people without a voice a voice ... and now it is something that sits inside of me every day.

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Most people, when they meet me, one of the first things they say is, 'Why would you voluntarily subject yourself to war? Why would you go into these places where you know there's a risk of getting killed?'

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My strength is looking for composition and light, and I think those things come in the quieter times of war or photographing people affected on the margins of war - civilians, refugees; that is where I really excel.

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I hope that my work helps people - that's the thing that drives me and keeps me going.

— Lynsey Addario

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