Roy Caratozzolo

Professional Commercial and Editorial Photographer

It is kind of like when a baseball batter experiences the phenomenon of only seeing/hearing the pitcher and nothing else. I can get into a zone like that since I do not have to talk and I can just walk around and "see".

Street photographer Roy Caratozzolo III sees things differently. While everybody else sees the mundane, he sees the sublime.

An arbiter of pure photography, he makes poignant moments out of everyday life. The Metropolitan New York is his playground, mirroring its daily complexities and subtleties into compelling images.

Through his company, Tozzophoto, he offers photo tours documenting your visit in NYC. While you fall in love with the areas unrivalled street culture, he preserves your memories in imageries akin to the ones found in modern art galleries.

It is kind of weird to be walking around NYC with a photographer following them in public...my personality allows them to eventually forget that they are even being photographed in public and that results in great shots. The people that are in my photos are simply actors in a scene that I am seeing. So it is like they are getting to be inside an art photo...I think that is cool!

A fellow artist described his works as "quirky yet smart"---an unusual combination of words, but it fits perfectly: candid and familiar subjects taken at a curious viewpoint without becoming muddled or loss of its essence or purpose.

Beguiling images that attract the eyes, intrigues the mind, and evokes the heart---experience these and more only from Tozzophoto.

New Jersey Press Association 2008 Award Winner

Staff Photographer for North Jersey Media Group 2007-2010

Tozzophoto 3.0 was featured in the April 2006 issue of Shutterbug.

My photos have appeared in these publications:

WOR 710 ONLINE

The Observer

Geopolis

Scoopnest

omj.com

thunder Run

sal’s studio

Legacy Studio

Grubhub/Seamless

Security Info Watch

The Triangle

VidetteOnline

Varsity Views

Bully Max

South Bergenite

imaginechina.com

The Mirror

PuzzlePix

Newsmax

SentinelSource.com

SPORTSGRID.COM

eastnews.com

The Oregonian

Bergen.com

20minutes.fr

mykawartha.com

freenewspos.com

AGE Creative

Hamilton Spectator

Tribune News Service

Newzulu

AFP

The Jersey Journal

mailonline.com

Bergencounty.com

US Weekly

People Magazine

NJ.COM

AAP

Ridgewood Suburban News

Town Journal

People.com

Pascack Valley Community Life

Fort Lee Suburbanite

New York Times Magazine

Community News

Cliffside Park Citizen

Bergen Record

New Jersey Monrthly

sipausa.com

Little Ferry Local

Glen Ridge Voice

Hackensack Chronicle

Edgewater View

Rambler Magazine

Leonia Life

Ridgewood News

Waldwick Suburban News

Town News

Bogota Bulletin

Ridgefield Park Patriot

Shutterbug Magazine

Teaneck Suburbanite

Planet Waves

Twin-Boro News

Northern Valley Suburbanite

barcroftmedia.com

abacausa.com

Suburban News

myhudsoncounty.com

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