Born and raised in Southern California, Tony Cruz is a visual artist who creates unique video and photography projects. Tony has been shooting with his iPhone since 2009, and is an active user on Instagram (@tonycruz). Tony also produces and directs short films. He currently lives in Ventura, California and is husband to Megan and father to Lucas and Ethan. Tony is passionate about surfing and visual storytelling involving the ocean. He currently serves as Production Lead for lynda.com where he often collaborates with other lynda.com staff on video and photography projects. To view more of Tony's work visit www.tonycruz.tv.