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What’s Your Niche?: Kristen Angelo, Cannabis Photographer

May 11, 2017

By David Walker

© Kristen Angelo

Kristen Angelo’s approach to photographing the pot industry and culture is “like any other reportage photography,” she says. Shown here, Cannabis drying after a harvest at a growing operation. Click to see more of Angelo's editorial and commercial work.

PDN: How did you get into this niche? Kristen Angelo: In 2014, when Washington State legalized cannabis, my boyfriend and I had friends who acquired licenses for recreational retail stores. They asked my boyfriend to visit farms and evaluate their products. I went with him, and it kind of tugged at my heartstrings. My father was a lifetime user and...

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