Much like Scott Schuman, Tommy Ton’s name has become synonymous with street style. Not only has he made extravagant trends and glamorous people from around the world accessible to all of us, but he’s also substantially shaped the way we look at fashion, which is why we were shocked to find out that after six years of shooting for Style.com, the photographer is leaving his post. This poses many questions, like what will the photographer do next? While we don't have answers just yet, we do know that we'll definitely be missing Tommy Ton's iconic shots in the meantime. Scroll down to see the explanation he posted on his Instagram account, and be sure to tell us what you think about this news in the comments below!
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Nicole Kliest is a freelance writer and editor based in New York City who focuses on fashion, travel, food, wine, and pretty much anything else that's amusing to write about. After graduating from Pepperdine University with a bachelor's in journalism and creative writing, she started her career back in 2010 as Who What Wear's photo editor and throughout the last decade has contributed to publications including Fashionista, Harper's Bazaar, Elle, The Zoe Report, PopSugar, Fodor's Travel, and several others. She also copywrites and has worked with clients such as Frame, Sea, 3x1, Intelligentsia, and others to develop brand voices through storytelling and creative marketing. She's very passionate about the ways we can improve our sustainability efforts in the fashion industry as well as cultivating content that's diverse and inclusive of all people. When she's not checking out the latest restaurant opening in her West Village neighborhood or riding her bicycle along the West Side Highway, she can be found scheming her next trip somewhere around the world. (Up next is Vienna.)