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Nigel Barker Talks Tyra vs. Naomi, His New Photo Exhibition, and Loving Miami

It's nearly impossible to hear the name Nigel Barker without having the resounding voice of Tyra Banks saying "noted fashion photographer" come to mind.

But aside from his lengthy gig as a judge on America's Next Top Model, Barker is a jack-of-all-trades. He's host of The Face on the Oxygen Network, an author, humanitarian, filmmaker, and professional nice guy. He also has a cookbook in collaboration with his mother in the works, which means he's both a man who can cook and a guy who loves his mom. To top it all off, the tan Sri Lankan-Irish-Portuguese hunk has a suave British accent. Sorry, ladies. He's taken. He's been married to his beautiful model wife Cristen for nearly fifteen years.

Just because he's taken doesn't mean you can't admire him from afar, or even from near distance. Fans of Nigel Barker will have the chance to meet him this weekend.

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Vanessa Martin