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Joseph McDougall is an American photographer. Bred in historic Macon, Georgia and currently based in Venice, California he photographs his life and travels around the country and around the globe.

Whether taking a celebrity portrait, snapping skateboarders on the beach, documenting street vendors in India or shooting the changing seasons, McDougall always seems to be in the right place at the right time. His images capture the humor, humility, and humanity of the people and places around us with a penetrating eye and an elevated sense of synchronicity.

Joseph McDougall's photographs have been shown in galleries across the United States and can be found in numerous personal collections. His photo book "No Life Guard" is available world-wide.

When not behind the lens, Joe can be found in the director's chair refining his passion for the moving image.

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