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Pretty, Please: Q+A with artist-on-the-rise Allison Morris

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On first glance at Allison Morris’ photo series depicting the photographer herself as the subject in various states of vivid and brightly colored camouflage, our initial reaction was, predictably, “Pretty!” – but upon closer inspection, we were intrigued by the themes of female beauty, subjectivity and introspection ingrained in her photographs. Naturally, we had to reach out to her to chat about the raison d’être behind the series – read on for insight into this budding artist’s mind, and feast your eyes on her compelling photographs below. What is the meaning behind the series title "Pretty, Please"? What are the...

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BRIKA's best: 5 iPhone photography tips for Instagram-worthy photos

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If you often find yourself envious of the drool-worthy food photos that populate your Instagram feed, you’re not alone—we at BRIKA believe a world of beauty lives in every small thing, notwithstanding the gorgeous imagery that can be found on social media. Luckily, technology has advanced far enough that we can take impressive photos with an iPhone that are comparable to DSLR-quality images; Apple’s shot on iPhone 6 campaign serves as a brilliant testament to this. Read on for these few simple tricks that will have you fancying yourself a food photographer in no time. Use natural light. As with...

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