image courtesy of melissa breyer

Ward and Antonio speak with street photog Melissa Breyer. Melissa is an award-winning photographer and author whose work has appeared in National Geographic and The New York Times. Her current role is that of Editorial Director at, a site with the mission of helping ordinary citizens make their lifestyle and our planet more sustainable. She is co-author of the 2014’s best-selling photo workout manual “Build Your Running Body: A Total-Body Fitness Plan” Her images in New York Times’ 2017 Album feature “The Quiet Moments of Waitresses at Work” depicts her subjects often with power, strength and dignity to present them as a the star in their own film. She spoke with us about a new book from Prestel Publishing called “Women Street Photographers”. She has contributed both an image and an essay in this new work and joined us from in New York City.

image courtesy of melissa breyer

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Melissa’s Instagram

“Women Street Photographers”

Ward Rosin’s Website, Instagram feed and Facebook page.

Ornis Photo Website 

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