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? From fashion to celebrities, jewelry to books, you have amassed an impressive repertoire of accomplish- ments as a photographer. What advice would you give aspiring or up-and-coming photographers who desire to make an impression on the world as you have? I have had a lot of in- stances wherein I played the role of a mentor, The one most import- ant thing I would like to mention is to “Always Have a Plan B”. This approach is a more adap- tive kind of thinking. Besides that, I think my job has certain prereq- uisites, such as work ethics, time management, quality of deliver- ance and friendliness. In my opin- ion, a person needs to always have an open mind to learn from errors, and be able to unlearn them fast enough to be adaptive to the changing environment. I think the best way to make an impres- sion is to be able to speak more than two languages, Eng/French to be precise...