Hotel Fiorita by Aline Smithson

Aline Smithson is a Los Angeles based artist best known for her conceptual portraiture and a practice that uses humor and pathos to explore ideas of childhood, aging, and the humanity that connects us. She received a BA from the University of California at Santa Barbara and was accepted into the College of Creative Studies, studying under artists such as William Wegman, Alan Ruppersburg, and Charles Garabian. After a career as a New York Fashion Editor, Aline returned to Los Angeles and to her own artistic practice. READ MORE

Judy Nimtz by Debbie Zeitman

In May 2016 I came across a group of artists being forced from their studios. Their building was about to undergo renovations, and while the artists had been offered to return upon completion of construction, most could not due to the sudden increase in their rents. I asked to photograph & speak to them in their spaces before they left. READ MORE

Huntington Beach pier photo by Greg Tucker

The California Huntington Beach Pier is one of the longest public piers on the West Coast Every day brings something new to learn, somewhere else to explore. Find a hobby and you’ll always have something to do. Tools: What do you prefer to work with, physically and otherwise? With the advent of digital technology, photography is rapidly changing—seemingly something new and wonderful to explore every six months. With the ease and quality provided by cell phone cameras, probably more photos are taken world-wide on a daily basis than in the history of photography prior to the digital discovery. Visit Greg’s website at Check out these articles READ MORE