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Faran Najafi
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http://vimeo.com/72941938

Behind the scenes from one our recent shoots. I'm very proud to be a part of such an amazing team.

Model Rebecca C.
Makeup/Hair Thy D.
Fashion Director Elaine W.
Photography Faran Najafi

Special thanks to BJ Del Rosario for his talent and creativity on documenting this shoot.

To see the photos from this shoot, please follow the link below:
http://faranstudio.com/blog/2013/8/22/behind-the-scenes-video-the-path
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Very cool, Faran!
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My recent work with an awesome model and team got picked and published on Vogue Italia - Photo Vogue site.

Model Anita Spoljar
Makeup Artist Cesar Rivera
Hair Stylist Renne Alejandro
Photography and Edit by Faran Najafi | FaranStudio.com

http://www.vogue.it/en/photovogue/Portfolio/f937e426-f3ed-4488-9269-fc1015588826/Image
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Great work!
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Model: Rachel Cheng
Makeup/Hair: Thy Dinh
Wardrobe stylist: Elaine Wu / Falosophie
Photography: Faran Najafi

Style: Bustier by Victorias Secret / Skirt by Alexander Wang

© Faran Studio, All rights reserved. www.faranstudio.com
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Model: Danielle M. Asher
Makeup/Hair: Thy Dinh
Wardrobe stylist: Elaine Wu / Falosophie
Photography: Faran Najafi
Style: Burberry Women's Trench Coats
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+Juan Gonzalez  Thanks a lot buddy :)
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Behind the scenes video from my recent shoot with two awesome models in my studio in San Jose.

https://vimeo.com/67749901

To see more photos, visit my blog: http://faranstudio.com/blog/2013/6/5/behind-the-scenes-video-danielle-and-rachel
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love this! great video!! keep 'em coming! 
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Model: Danielle M. Asher
Makeup/Hair: Thy Dinh
Wardrobe stylist: Elaine Wu / Falosophie
Photography: Faran Najafi
Style: Blazer by Armani Collezioni / Shorts by Alexander Wang

© Faran Studio, All rights reserved.
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Thomas & Trey's SF Photowalk -- San Francisco, California!
 
Thomas & Trey's SF Photowalk -- San Francisco, California

Here is the first of two group shots from +Thomas Hawk and +Trey Ratcliff's photowalk last night in San Francisco.

This was the largest photowalk I've ever been to and it was an absolute blast! If the walks keep getting bigger I'm going to have to bring a fisheye for these group shots... ;)

It was great to see everyone last night.

Let the tagging begin!

#GlassPhotoWalk
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Model: Kayla Marie Cromer
Makeup/Hair: Thy Dinh
Stylist: Elaine Wu
Photography: Faran Najafi

Photography by Faran Najafi. © Faran Studio, All rights reserved.
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Beautiful work Faran!
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Design Manager at Adobe
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  • eBay
    Art Director, 2014 - present
  • PayPal
    Lead Designer/Design Manager at PayPal Inc., 2011 - 2014
  • ReachLocal
    Director of Application User Interface Design, 2009 - 2011
  • Napster
    Interface Designer, 2008 - 2009
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Innovation and Technology strategist, who believes strongly in power of human interaction and also enjoys photography!
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User Interface / User Experience Design
Business-to-Business/Consumer Branding
Website / Web Application Interface elements Design
Typography and Font Usage
Advanced Knowledge of Color Palettes

Core Skills

+ More than 12 years of experience in visual and interactive design disciplines

+ Designed and directed several B2B and B2C web platforms

+ Developed and managed large scale web applications

+ Design prototyping in agile and fast-paced environments

+ Solid technical understanding of front-end disciplines

+ Successfully collaborated with Front-End Development and Quality Assurance (QA) teams

+ Consulting various start-up clients to design cutting edge user experience and user interface for their web applications

+ Successfully launched and released multiple multi-million dollar web projects


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  • UCLA
    User Experience & Advanced Design Marketing, 2007 - 2009
  • Westwood College of Technology
    B.S Visual Communications, 2003 - 2007
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Do not recommend their service department and how they overcharge. Their service charges are between 20% to 30% higher than other dealers in the Bay Area. For simple oil/filter change for 15k service on my Audi A7 they charge $530.00, called few other Audi dealers in the Bay Area, their average charge was between $370.00 to $430.00! I asked Steven Creek service expert for the reason and his reply was because of the geography of their location their prices are higher, which means they prefer to deal with rich/wealthy customers who don't care about how much they spend on their car service. I asked service advisor to match/honor the price and he said he won't be able to do it (while I was at their location)! To me this is more like discrimination rather than giving equal service opportunity to the community. I have tried to buy a car from them before, but their prices were too high and not competitive. I'm hoping Audi Steven Creek's management would improve their customer service experience in future.
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