Melissa Renwick is an independent Canadian photojournalist and photographer based in Toronto, with a focus on documentary storytelling.
Hailing from the west, Melissa obtained her bachelor’s degree in Journalism from Mount Royal University before transitioning her focus to photography. She previously worked as a staff photographer for the Toronto Star and was named Photojournalist of the Year by the National Pictures of the Year in 2015.
Her clients include: The Globe and Mail, the Toronto Star, The Canadian Press, Getty Images, Reuters and TVO, among others. She has been recognized by The Magenta Foundation, NPAC and COPA.