A mattress van of sorrows October 23, 2008 by Renee Corea 1 comment A mattress van in Harlem No, there is no law. And we already missed one opportunity—who knows if we’ll get another. The photographer, Ray Lopez, is a New York City superhero. We don’t use the term lightly. I have had the privilege to see him work. We are immensely grateful for his friendship.