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A favorite spot of many of the 50 (Credit: Brittany Wait)

A favorite spot of many of the 50 photographers who participated in the photo walk was the Long Beach boardwalk and the view of the sunset. (Oct. 5, 2013)

Long Beach photo walk

Nearly 50 amateur and professional photographers explored Long Beach to capture its beauty and state of recovery from superstorm Sandy. The event was one of 1,238 "photowalks" that took place on Saturday around the globe as part of the sixth annual "Worldwide Photowalk," organized by noted photographer Scott Kelby.

Benoit Grandmougin, 37, of Lynbrook, snaps a picture
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Benoit Grandmougin, 37, of Lynbrook, snaps a picture of a young couple leaning in for a kiss Saturday along Long Beach boardwalk during a photo walk of the city, which brought together nearly 50 photographers. (Oct. 5, 2013)

A favorite spot of many of the 50
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

A favorite spot of many of the 50 photographers who participated in the photo walk was the Long Beach boardwalk and the view of the sunset. (Oct. 5, 2013)

An overlook on the Long Beach boardwalk drew
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

An overlook on the Long Beach boardwalk drew photographers at sunset Saturday. They are, from left, brothers Benoit Grandmougin, 37, of Lynbrook and Patrick Grandmougin, 39, of Lawrenceville, Ga., with friends Danielle Centofran, 31, of Rockville Centre, and Jen Delacruz, 29, of Long Beach. (Oct. 5, 2013)

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Jen Delacruz, 29, of Long Beach, catches the
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Jen Delacruz, 29, of Long Beach, catches the sunset Saturday from the Long Beach boardwalk during a photo walk of the city. (Oct. 5, 2013)

John Raggio, 45, of Franklin Square, snaps a
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

John Raggio, 45, of Franklin Square, snaps a picture of an unfinished portion of the Long Beach boardwalk during a photo walk of the city. The boardwalk was severely damaged nearly a year ago during superstorm Sandy. (Oct. 5, 2013)

Professional photographer Bruce Feingold, 47, of Merrick, takes
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Professional photographer Bruce Feingold, 47, of Merrick, takes a picture Saturday of a beach volleyball game during a photo walk of Long Beach. (Oct. 5, 2013)

Neil Park, 34, of Queens, sets up for
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Neil Park, 34, of Queens, sets up for a photo session Saturday in the Red Brick Street Historic District in Long Beach during a photo walk of the city that drew about 50 photographers. (Oct. 5, 2013)

Nearly 50 amateur and professional photographers gathered in
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Nearly 50 amateur and professional photographers gathered in Long Beach Saturday to explore the city with cameras in a photo walk. (Oct. 5, 2013)

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Amateur and professional photographers listened to New York
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Amateur and professional photographers listened to New York University historian Phyllis Ginsberg give a history lesson on Long Beach before the start of a photo walk around the city. (Oct. 5, 2013)

Amateur and professional photographers gather Saturday for a
(Credit: Brittany Wait)

Amateur and professional photographers gather Saturday for a quick history lesson on Long Beach before the start of a photo walk around the city. (Oct. 5, 2013)

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