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Joe Farace
Works at Farace Photography
Lives in Rocky Mountains
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Wordy Wednesday #229 “Do You Want to be a Model?” https://goo.gl/MtppB5 with repairs to my flooded home studio finally coming to an end, it's time to issue a 'casting call." #model #modeling
When I’m testing cameras, lenses and especially lighting equipment, I need models to pose for these photographs. With repairs to my home studio almost complete, I will be doing more and more studio…
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Examining a common misconception: Focusing Can Be A Problem with Infrared or Not https://goo.gl/GDjER5 today on my how-to blog. #infrared
Chromatic aberration is the effect produced by the refraction of different wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation through slightly different angles, resulting in a failure to focus. It causes co…
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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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What’s So Medium About Digital Medium Format? https://goo.gl/PTUkyp Something Different Today on my how-to Blog.
In my early days when I started getting serious of making photography a profession, I know that I needed a medium format camera. At first is was a series of Mamiya TLR that shot 120/200 film produc…
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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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Occupation
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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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