Crezalyn Nerona Uratsuji (aka Spice) was born in Laguna Philippines in 1980 but has since relocated to Saitama, Japan, where she lives happily married. Spice's interest in photography began by taking random pictures of her family and friends and has since grown gradually from something she liked to do into a passion. Her skills have flourished has she has refined her photographic interests in nature and landscape imagery, as inspired by the brilliant scenery of spring and summer. She is a Getty Images Contributor. Spice was voted by Beyond the Facts to be the most passionate, artistic and creative photographer for the second quarter of 2008. Spice is trilingual and teaches Tagalog/Filipino and Japanese online to aspiring linguists. Her favorite color is blue, although it in no way defines the rainbow nature of her work. The other love of her life are Pet Fishes, Movies, Music and Travel.