NY Times photographer: We get more access to Trump than Obama

NY Times photographer: We get more access to Trump than Obama
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A New York Times photographer said in a recent interview that photographers get more access to President TrumpDonald John TrumpAverage tax refunds down double-digits, IRS data shows White House warns Maduro as Venezuela orders partial closure of border with Colombia Trump administration directs 1,000 more troops to Mexican border MORE than they did to former President Obama. 

During an interview on C-SPAN, Doug Mills said the White House is "quite an exciting place to work right now."

"We're getting a lot more, I mean from a photographer's standpoint, we get a lot more access to the president," he said during the interview that airs Sunday.

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"I see him more on a daily basis than we did with Barack ObamaBarack Hussein Obama4 ways Hillary looms over the 2020 race Obama goes viral after sporting black bomber jacket with '44' on sleeve at basketball game Obama attends UNC-Duke basketball game MORE."

Mills said he sometimes sees Trump multiple times a day and is able to photograph him in different situations.

"It's exhausting, but it's great," he said. "I love what I'm doing, I've got the greatest job in the world."

During the interview, he also called Obama "probably the most photogenic president in my generation ... and in many generations."

But he called Trump "one of the most iconic."

"I look at just the past year in photographing Donald Trump and he's probably one of the most iconic," he said. "It's challenging but it's fun."