Joe Barnet received his formal training in photography and photo communications from East Los Angeles College and California State University Fullerton. After college Joe co-owned a wedding and portrait studio in Orange County, CA and worked for the Orange County Register. He also worked as a contract photographer for the California Angels and the Los Angeles Rams.

For the next 10 years Joe worked as senior corporate photographer for Rockwell International Aerospace divisions where Joe worked primarily on the B1-B and Space Shuttle programs. Following Rockwell, Joe worked as a freelance commercial photographer. His clients included Boeing Aerospace, Enterprise Car Rental, Pepsi Cola, American Express Travel Services and several companies in the Health Care Industry.

For the last 14 years Joe, along with his wife Mirta, have owned Barnet Photography in Costa Mesa, CA. They photograph mostly weddings and portraits; their current commercial clients include the US Federal Court and the Sunstone Hotel Investors Group. Joe and Mirta have been educators in our industry for the last 8 years and have taught a Master Class at the prestigious WPPI tradeshow and convention for the last 4 years.

Joe and Mirta are seasoned professionals and deliver excellent quality work and unsurpassed customer service.