Sexy models turning snappers

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These model have gone from staring down the lens to peeking through the peephole from behind the lens. Here's a look at models turned photographers. Stay clued in, follow us @htshowbiz

These model have gone from staring down the lens to peeking through the peephole from behind the lens. Here's a look at models turned photographers. Stay clued in, follow us @htshowbiz

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Supermodel Helena Christensen was always interested in photography and actually became a model to fund her interest in photography. "My main interest is photography - the clothes, the shop and the modelling aside. When you work behind the lens you don't have to consider any limits," she told The Times.

Supermodel Helena Christensen was always interested in photography and actually became a model to fund her interest in photography. "My main interest is photography - the clothes, the shop and the modelling aside. When you work behind the lens you don't have to consider any limits," she told The Times.

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Model Gigi Stoll's interest in photography sparked when a friend gave her a Polaroid. After agents picked up the few photos she took of her model friends, photos she took of friends for fun turned into editorial work for magazines. She shoots mostly portraits and nudes and collects vintage cameras in her spare time.

Model Gigi Stoll's interest in photography sparked when a friend gave her a Polaroid. After agents picked up the few photos she took of her model friends, photos she took of friends for fun turned into editorial work for magazines. She shoots mostly portraits and nudes and collects vintage cameras in her spare time.

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Indrani Pal-Chaudhuri, alongwith Markus Klinko, started a photography duo in 1995. She has modelled since she was 14. She studied photography in her free time. The duo who star in Bravo TV reality series Double Exposure got their first break with Isabella Blow for the London Sunday Times.

Indrani Pal-Chaudhuri, alongwith Markus Klinko, started a photography duo in 1995. She has modelled since she was 14. She studied photography in her free time. The duo who star in Bravo TV reality series Double Exposure got their first break with Isabella Blow for the London Sunday Times.

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Ellen von Unwerth modeled for 10 years before becoming a photographer. She shot to fame with her work with Claudia Schiffer for Guess Jeans. She currently shoots editorial and fashion for Vogue and Vanity Fair as well as promotional photos for Duran Duran, Britney Spears, and Rihanna.

Ellen von Unwerth modeled for 10 years before becoming a photographer. She shot to fame with her work with Claudia Schiffer for Guess Jeans. She currently shoots editorial and fashion for Vogue and Vanity Fair as well as promotional photos for Duran Duran, Britney Spears, and Rihanna.

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"Noted fashion photographer" from America's Next Top Model, Nigel Barker, modeled for ten years in Europe and New York before he became a full-time photographer.

"Noted fashion photographer" from America's Next Top Model, Nigel Barker, modeled for ten years in Europe and New York before he became a full-time photographer.

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