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Joe Farace
Works at Farace Photography
Lives in Rocky Mountains
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Lighting Tools: Shooting with Umbrellas https://goo.gl/3PLOJZ today on my how-to blog
If you follow me on Instagram (@joefarace) you may know a few months ago, the basement in my basement was flooded causing damage to the family room, bathroom and my in-home studio. As of Tuesday, a…
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Not-So-Pseudo Infrared Color Photography https://goo.gl/KGxAET today on my how-to Blog.
If you’ve been reading any my posts about Infrared photography, you know that know that the SOOC image files shot with filters or an IR-converted camera can produce highly magenta images that have …
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First Impressions: Fujifilm X-T2 https://goo.gl/zWSZKH today on Mirrorless Photo Tips
Today’s Post by Joe Farace It’s worth repeating that it’s been a while (how long?) since I’ve tested any camera from Fujifilm. It’s only worth mentioning because I sometimes get requests from reade…
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Posing tip: Putting Your Best Face Forward https://goo.gl/q1E8OH today on my How-to Blog. # portraiture
People’s faces are not symmetrical and most of us really do have a “good” and “bad” side that photographs better or worse than the other side. Experienced models know this and will only give …
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When's the Last Time You Saw a Holden? Why I Love Cars & Coffee https://goo.gl/WLJb2U today on my car photography website/blog. # Holden #car photography
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Wordy Wednesday #227 “Mary in Infrared” https://goo.gl/WCh21B today on my How-to Blog
If your digital camera is not IR sensitive there are other options than using filters for shooting infrared, including converting your camera into an IR-only digicam. After modification your camera…
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Infrared and the 12mm Leica DG Summilux f/1.4 ASPH lens https://goo.gl/y3n5yF today on Mirrorless Photo Tips #leica #mirrorless #infrared
Today’s Post by Joe Farace Convergence. The first thing I did after receiving the 12mm Leica DG Summilux f/1.4 ASPH lens for testing was head down to McCabe Meadows to shoot some infrared images us…
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Wordy Wednesday #228 “Black & White and Read All Over II” https://goo.gl/XALzMa today on my How-to Blog. #alienskin #exposure
The Plymouth Prowler, later the Chrysler Prowler like this car, is a retro-styled production car that was manufactured in 1997 and 1999-2002 by (the then) DaimlerChrysler. I’ve always had a soft sp…
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Answering a question that I get asked a lot: How Did You Make That Shot? https://goo.gl/RrVsmm today on my How-to Blog
People often ask me “how did you make that shot?” Today I’ll tell you how… Speedotron’s Two-Light Travel System kit is supplied with an 800 Watt second power pack and two M11 flash head…
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Coping with the Client Pyramid https://goo.gl/3nqJao today on "Saving the World, One Pixel @ a Time"

The following excerpt from my forthcoming book “A Life in Photography” and is mostly aimed at portrait photographers I think there’s a word of wisdom that photographers of all types might find inte…
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First Impressions: Leica DG Summilux 12mm f/1.4 ASPH Lens https://goo.gl/6hstTj today on Mirrorless Photo Tips
Last week at the front of Mark’s post about choosing the right lens for Micro Four-thirds cameras, I mentioned there will be an upcoming series of posts about lenses. Today’s post kicks of that ser…
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The ABC’s of Portrait Posing: L is for Lean on Something http://goo.gl/Ir7aWB today on my How-to Blog
“A photographic portrait is a picture of someone who knows [that] he is being photographed.”—Richard Avedon The above quote shows the late Richard Avedon was not just was a genius behind a camera b…
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Occupation
I like to make photographs, write about the process and am passionate about all aspects of photography.
Skills
photography, film and digital, writing
Employment
  • Farace Photography
    photography/writer, present
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Gender
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