M. Paula Alvarez is a Venezuelan photographer, based in Orlando, Florida. She is currently pursuing a Film Production degree at Valencia College. Ms. Alvarez enjoys capturing the world that surrounds her and the emotions that exist within it. She has named her camera “Hetki,” which translates to “moment” from Finnish, as a reminder that we must be aware of how valuable time is, in order to take an emotional charged photograph. Ms. Avarez exhibition can be found in The Penalver Gallery of this issue.