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Neil McCartney is 31 years old and has lived in Johannesburg nearly all his life. He is a photojournalist for Johannesburg newspaper The Citizen, and has a blog showing his images of the city.

CNN: What's it like working as a photojournalist in Jo' burg?

Neil: It's cool -- you've got really rich areas like Sandton very close to poor areas like Alexandra, so you get to cover first-world country-type events and you can also go to protests and other gritty stuff.

It's a cosmopolitan city with a lot of different areas that all have a different character.

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