Brendan Taylor Filice

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5 Tips for Becoming a Better, More Thoughtful Photographer| Brendan Taylor Filice

5 Tips for Becoming a Better, More Thoughtful Photographer

Earnestness, uncapped passion, and curiosity tend to produce incredible photos. The ability to point a lens at a person and capture their soul, or point it at an item and capture its presence is a skill that not everyone has, but it is something that every hopeful photographer can aspire to. For some, photography is […]

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The Internet of Things and its Influence on Photography

Aaccording to Internet.org’s whitepaper, people uploaded 350 million images to Facebook each day in 2013. That’s a lot of pictures. Now, imagine all of the images uploaded in Instagram every hour. Think about the tourists in New York photographing the Statue of Liberty. Think about tourists in India photographing the Taj Mahal, or in Brazil […]

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Why Photography Inspires Me

Brendan Taylor Filice writes about the inspiration of photography and why landscape photography provides a powerful sense of place. Brendan Filice’s favorite subjects to photograph come right from nature. Whether the sun rising and setting, or the ocean tides setting out at the end of the day, a landscape’s beauty is impossible to ignore. Here are some of […]

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What’s The Most Important Thing About Photography?

  The photographer.   The one taking the photographer is the most important mechanism of the tool. More important than the camera, is our perspective. Check out Brendan Filice’s latest blog post on BrendanFilice.Wordpress.com.

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Go On A Photography Adventure

We take pictures to show the places where we’ve gone. We look at photography to explore our innermost dreams; the luxurious hotels we want to stay in one day, the mountains we want to climb, the creatures around the world we hope to see with our own eyes. I encourage everyone to go on an […]

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Best Photography Websites to Get Lost On for Hours

Prepare to get sucked into night-long binges on these awesome websites dedicated to appealing toward photographers and artists. In the days of photography of yore, publishing photographs required a wealth of materials (and personal connections) to get an audience in front of your images. Nowadays, seeking inspiration in images you connect with is just a […]

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The Enigma of Sunset Shots

Everyday, photographers flock to the glistening seaside or to the edges of the city limits for the perfect capture of the sun descending on the horizon. In pursuit of the perfect shot of the waves crashing on the golden sand, or light licking man’s impressive steel towers, photos of the sunset capture an indescribable moment […]

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The World’s Most Picturesque Mountains

If you could photograph anything, what would you choose? Mountains are ancient, awe-inspiring things. If I could take my camera all over the world, I would head right to the highest peaks all over the globe. Not only are these mountains aesthetically stunning, but people have gathered around epic peaks for millennia for sacred and spiritual […]

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A Beginner’s Guide to Nature Photography

Do you find yourself using your iPhone to snap pictures of nearly everything you see? Do you run outside every time the sunsets to capture the perfect moment and share it with your friends? Finding your inner photographer is exciting. However, many beginners find themselves overwhelmed with the culture and community that defines photography, especially […]

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The Peace of the Wild

In a 1986 book called The Solace of Open Spaces, Gretel Ehrlich declares, “Everything in nature invites us constantly to be what we are.”  I’m lucky to live in California.  The urban kingdom of LA aggressively crawls into into a steadfast competitor – ancient forces of nature.  When you spend just a few hours in the realm of […]

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