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Joe Farace
Works at Farace Photography
Lives in Rocky Mountains
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How to Find Glamour Models: Epilogue https://goo.gl/qtouG5 today on my How-to Blog. #glamour
“The secret to modeling is not being perfect. What one needs is a face that people can identify in a second.”— Karl Lagerfeld Last year I wrote a six-part series called Finding Glamour Models that …
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Happy Faces on Friday the 13th https://goo.gl/uG1LlE today on 'Saving the World, One Pixel @ a Time' #monochrome
The negative is comparable to the composer’s score and the print to its performance. Each performance differs in subtle ways.”—Ansel Adams Unlike Ansel Adams who previsualized how a print wou…
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Using Soft Focus or Blur for Portraits https://goo.gl/tU5iGu today on my How-to Blog. #glamour
When it comes to portraiture, you don’t always want tack sharp photographs. Blur and selective blur, when applied to an otherwise ordinary photograph can create a mood that fits an impression of th…
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Join me on 1/14 for the first Cars & Coffee of 2017 for an informal (and free) PhotoWalk in Parker, CO https://goo.gl/6HFZPH details today on my car photography blog/website. #carsandcoffee
The first Cars & Coffee event of 2017 will be at The Vehicle Vault, 18301 Lincoln Meadows Pkwy Parker, Colorado 80134. Its being held between 9am and 12 noon, on the second Saturday of every mo…
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Choosing a Camera for Boudoir Photography https://goo.gl/DfvWwT today on my How-to Blog. #boudoir #glamour
“There is only you and your camera. The limitations in your photography are in yourself, for what we see is what we are.”—Ernst Haas It may come as a surprise but I sincerely believe yo…
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A Murphy’s Law for Exposure? Why not. https://goo.gl/Dhu6j7 today on my how-to Blog.
“Never confuse the improbable with the impossible: Burke’s Law.”—Burke’s Law 1963 Back before the Dot Com bust, I wrote for several computer magazines and back then created …
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Celebrating the Life of ‘Daddy’ Bruce Randolph https://goo.gl/BphzYT today on 'Saving the world, One Pixel @ a Time'
“The time is always right to do what is right.”— Martin Luther King Denver’s ‘Daddy’ Bruce Randolph (1900-1994) was known for his kindness, generosity and serving an annual Thanksgiving dinner for …
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Adding the “Wet Street” Look to Your Car Photographs https://goo.gl/4cYo0t today on my Car Photography site/blog. #jaguar #XJ6
When it comes to cars, one of the most famous film noir effects is the “wet streets” look that adds all kind of interesting reflections to an image. One way to increase the drama one of your car ph…
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Wordy Wednesday #244: “Zion National Park in Infrared https://goo.gl/HQjVJT today on my how-to blog. #infrared #lifepixel
“One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.” ― John Muir, I have shot infrared images all over this country and even some in Mexico but by far the best place I’ve found to make infrared …
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Unsharp Mask: The Sharpest Knife in the Drawer https://goo.gl/MRwiXF today on Mirrorless Photo Tips. #photoshop
Today’s Post by Joe Farace One of the biggest advantages that digital imaging has over traditional photography is the ability to sharpen images. Many image editing program, including Adobe Photosh…
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Shutterbug columnist +Joe Farace has a few predictions for this year.
© Mary Farace “People who follow all the rules and chase every trend tend to get forgotten—they look great, but they’re not as memorable.”—Dita Von Teese
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Nostalgia: Photographing the Fiat 850 https://goo.gl/1JWaAL today on my Car Photography site/blog. #fiat 
Regular readers of this blog know that I have kinda thing about Fiats. (Don’t ask me why; I really don’t know.) The Fiat 850 was a small rear-engine, rear-wheel-drive car manufactured f…
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I like to make photographs, write about the process and am passionate about all aspects of photography.
Skills
photography, film and digital, writing
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  • Farace Photography
    photography/writer, present
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Male
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Colorado-based photographer/writer & author of 34 books & 2000+ magazine stories
Introduction
I’m an average Joe who’s passionate about photography and want to share what I’ve learned over the years with others. Over the past 25 years or so I’ve published 34 books and more than 2200 magazine stories. Along the way, I became a Contributing Photographer and Writer for Shutterbug and Editor Emeritus of eDigitalPhoto magazines.
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Rocky Mountains