Photography royalty! Check out these rare images of the Queen using a camera

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(Image credit: Twitter)

In celebration of World Photography Day, several photos have been posted on Twitter of the Queen using a camera. The post was captioned "This #WorldPhotographyDay, here are a few moments where The Queen has been pictured behind the lens".

Over the years, the Queen has been captured at lots of events with a camera in her hands. She famously filmed her coronation tour in 1953 and has documented much of her life using vintage cameras.

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Hannah Rooke
Staff Writer

Having studied Journalism and Public Relations at the University of the West of England Hannah developed a love for photography through a module on photojournalism. She specializes in Portrait, Fashion and lifestyle photography but has more recently branched out in the world of stylized product photography. For the last 3 years Hannah has worked at Wex Photo Video as a Senior Sales Assistant using her experience and knowledge of cameras to help people buy the equipment that is right for them. With 5 years experience working with studio lighting, Hannah has run many successful workshops teaching people how to use different lighting setups.