Tonya Torrez

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Photographer Has Identity Stolen, Decides to Stealthily Photograph the Thief

When the police showed up at Jessamyn Lovell’s front door in Albuquerque, New Mexico one afternoon in 2011, she was blindsided with the news that her …

‘Looking for Alice’: One Mother’s Touching Story of Raising a Daughter with Down Syndrome

Sian Davey had no idea what to expect when Alice was born. Told her infant daughter had Down syndrome and to treat her no different than any other …

10 Famous Street Photography Quotes You Must Know

If you want to get a deeper insight into street photography and take better photos, I feel it is very important to study the work of the street …

Street Photography

‘The Other Side of the American Dream’: Powerful Portraits Document the Abuse of Migrants Passing Through Mexico

For <i>Al Otro Lado del Sueño</i>, or <i>The Other Side of the American Dream</i>, photographer Nicola “Ókin” Frioli catalogues the heartbreak and devastation …

Terrified of Street Photography? Here's How I Do It - Digital Photography School

I am still far from comfortable but I look forward to street photography as well on my trips. These are the things that got me started, even if …

Digital Photography

6 Secrets to Great Portrait Lighting from Brian Smith

For our guide, <i>Growing Your Portrait Photography Business Part 2: Editorial and Commercial Photography,</i> we talked to celebrity portrait photographer …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Taking the Camera for a Night on the Town

Who says you can’t drive AND take photos at the same time? These two clever photographers came up with the idea of setting a camera up on a tripod in …

Stenciling with Bleach

So here’s tutorial #3 in the bleach series! It’s an easy way to customize a shirt, fabric by removing color instead of adding it.<p>For my first project …

How To Make A Wallpaper Tabletop

You all know how to decorate walls with wallpapers. Some of you even know how to decorate different furniture using them. Now I want to show you how …

South Florida Bars and Restaurants Recycle Liquor Bottles to Make Brandles Candles

​The next time you head to the garbage to toss out that empty liquor bottle - think again.<p>Why? Because that Corona would be so much better off on …

Washer Necklace: a simple tutorial

For Joelys 11th birthday party last week, we made washer necklaces. They were fast easy and the girls loved them.<p>To make your own, gather a few …

Sharpie Decorated Dishware

Draw what you love on dishware!<p>From Lova: "I recently found out that oil-based Sharpie sticks to porcelain if you put it in the oven! I couldn’t wait …