#70 Manny Ortiz On Dealing with Imposter Syndrome, Going From Cop To Photographer, Balance and Dangers of Photography & YouTube

1h 2m | Feb 10, 2023

Manny Ortiz is a Chicago-based portrait photographer who inspired millions around the world. He became passionate about photography when his wife became pregnant with their first child. He then quickly taught himself photography while working as a police officer, and soon earned enough traction to pursue his passion full-time.

Not only is Manny is followed on YouTube by more than 675,000 people and 250,000 on Instagram but he also has co-created his own photography lighting equipment a beauty-dish with Westcott.

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