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National Geographic Photographers Show Us Their Selfies

From photographing baby pandas in China to exploring a mountaintop cave in Uzbekistan, our photographers in the field turn the camera on themselves.

A photographer on assignment for National Geographic typically spends weeks in the field, spread out over multiple trips. The published photographs tell one part of the story, but what is it like being behind the lens dangling from a cliff in Nepal or cavorting with Viking reenactors in Poland? We've been asking our photographers to pause for a quick selfie to show us what they were experiencing at a given moment. Here we share our favorites with you.

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