David Vaaknin (b. 1979) is an Israeli freelance editorial photographer, specializing in news, portraits, sports and travel photography. He is currently based in Jerusalem where he lives with his wife, Natalie.
David took up photography in 2002, while traveling across the U.S. and Latin America. He began his professional career in 2006, and has been working for the Israeli daily newspaper ‘Israel Hayom’ since 2007.
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