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Dustin Chambers

Over two weeks in July, we heard speeches from politicians, celebrities and citizens at the Republican and Democratic national conventions.

But what about outside the convention walls?

Dustin Chambers, a photographer in Atlanta who works for local and national publications,  just returned from photographing both conventions. Without credentials to go inside, he focused on the action outside, attempting to capture the human side of the zeal in this election cycle.

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Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal was in Cleveland Tuesday, where he spoke at a panel at the Republican National Convention about criminal justice reform.

Deal spoke alongside the Republican governors of Oklahoma and Kentucky on Georgia’s efforts to overhaul the criminal justice system, and how the issue has become bipartisan in the state.