David Livshin works as both a professional photographer and president of his own property company. He began his career as a photojournalist at the age of sixteen when he was hired on a part-time basis by the Poughkeepsie Journal. The following year, in 1973 he was employed full-time covering sport and breaking news. Over the years he has photographed many notable figures including, Jimmy Carter, J.F. Kennedy Jr., Don McLean and Dario Franchitti. His photographs appear in magazines and newspapers internationally, alongside being used in advertising and political campaigns.