How Photographers Keep Their Work and Life in Balance

May 16, 2013

By Denise Schipani

© Craig Orsini

The Orsini family on vacation at Smugglers' Notch in Vermont. Craig Orsini is one of four photographers we interviewed to find out how he balances work and family. Click on the Photo Gallery link below to see family photos as well as assignment work for each of the photographers we spoke with.

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