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Meet Tiph Browne + Nerdscarf
Tiph Browne is a Bajan-American photographer torn between Brooklyn, NY and Bridgetown, Barbados. After receiving their AAS in Graphic Design from Pratt Institute (2010) and a BFA in Photojournalism at Corcoran College of Art + Design at George Washington University (2015), they bought a one way ticket out of NYC to farther explore the world.
They started their career in visual arts in 2006 after taking a film photography class at the International Center for Photography's Teen Academy and fell in love with photography's ability to capture a moment in time forever. Working under the name Nerdscarf Photography their work has been featured on Out-FM, Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation, and the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force website.
Primarily using documentary photography, their personal work focuses on sharing the work and stories of marginalized communities including youth, people of color, and the queer and transgender community. Additionally they uses studio photography as a platform to capture their subjects unique personalities and has been fortunate enough to share spaces with radically vibrant people who allow them to do so.
Bushwick Film Festival, Lesbians Who Tech, TouchLab, Katalyst Live, Sylvia Rivera Law Project, Alley NYC, GLSEN, Theater of the Oppressed, Materials for the Arts, Brown Boi Project, Blu Realty Group.