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About The People Behind The Lens

John Shum started Real Exposure Photography with his wife Karen Nepacena over 15 years ago in Boston, MA. Initially, the couple focused on special event and portraiture-based photography.

Now based in the San Francisco Bay Area, John offers photography services specializing in interiors, real estate, and portraiture. Recent work has been featured in online publications ranging from Dwell and to Apartment Therapy and Domino. His mid-century modern photographs have also been published in Atomic Ranch Magazine.