Farras earned his PhD in electrical engineering, after which he pursued medical research. From 2011 to 2015 he was with Cornell University where he investigated brain disease and modeling. In 2017 Farras earned a graduate degree in digital photography from School of Visual Arts, New York, where he was awarded two grants. Farras’s work has been widely exhibited, including New York, Santa Fe, and Paris; and published in Shots magazine. Recently he presented his work at SVA and PROJECTIONS. Having lived in four continents, he has been influenced by rich cultures and granted a unique way of viewing life.