Renee Melides is a Photo Editor at The New York Times and is currently based in Hong Kong. Prior to this, she was the Deputy Photo Editor at Monocle Magazine.

Before venturing into the realm of photo editing, Renee spent her years as a photojournalist. Working for clients such as The Financial Times of London, Reuters, Monocle Magazine, The Age, Australian Financial Review and the Sydney Morning Herald, to name a few.

Renee has interned at both the VII and Magnum photo agencies and CNN International. In her spare time she also works on her own personal documentary projects and visual stories.