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Scammers Are Pretending to be Known Photographers in Instant Messages

6 days ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Scammers have been known to pose as famous photographers in emails offering jobs that are actually 419 scams. But some scammers are now taking things to the next level by posing as known photographers in real-time instant messenger chats .
Dallas, Texas-based photographer Bree Adams experienced this a while back after she was contacted by “Mary Fisk-Taylor.”
The real Mark Fisk-Taylor is an award-winning photographer who runs a successful photography business in Richmond, Virginia. She's also known in the industry for being a photography educator.
“I have only had the pleasure of briefly...
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