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Kettle Moraine 100 Endurance Run: Photo Essay

2015 offered a creative challenge for our photographers: the Kettle Moraine 100-mile ultramarathon. Race directors Tim “Timo” Yanacheck and Jason Dorgan hired Focal Flame Photography to document the 20th year of the race, which was started in 1995 by husband and wife ultramarathoning legends Kevin Setnes and Kristine Clark-Setnes. Focal Flame photographer Austin Cope (who now lives in Colorado) created this photo essay of the 20th running of the race. He found himself drawn into the rawness of an endeavor that was primal in its intensity, while being imbued with a sense of tranquility from the woodland setting. 

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Taking Care of Business: Design Electric of Madison

When Design Electric contacted Focal Flame for headshot photography of their hard-working crew and founders, the response was an enthusiastic, "Of course!" After all, when photographers and lighting designers start talking, there's a lot of common interest. Here's an inside look at the company in this Taking Care of Business article. 

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Taking Care of Business: Dancing Lotus Fitness Studio

When Dancing Lotus Fitness Studio owner Erica Neis decided the time was right to create updated commercial photographs for her business, she knew that the end product had to capture the dynamic energy that pulsated through Zumba® sessions at the studio. So she contacted Focal Flame Photography. "I knew Focal Flame could capture amazing moments in motion," she said.

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Taking Care of Business: J.H. Findorff & Son, Inc.

J.H. Findorff & Son, Inc. has designed and built some of the most recognizable structures in Madison. Focal Flame Photography recently created professional headshot portraits of several Findorff executives, leading to fascinating insights about the past, present, and future of the city. Read more about Findorff's role in shaping Madison's skyline. 

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