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Over the weekend, Terry Richardson responded to accusations that he uses his power as a fashion photographer to take advantage of models. Here's the statement as it appeared on his blog: "I just want to take a moment to say I'm really hurt by the recent and false allegations of insensitivity and misconduct. I feel fortunate to work with so many extraordinary people each and every day. I've always been considerate and respectful of the people I photograph and I view what I do as a real collaboration between myself and the people in front of the camera. To everyone who has embraced and supported me and my work, I am so grateful. Thank you, it means a lot." [Terry's Diary; Previously]