Sometimes the outtakes are just as good as what makes it into the final product.

So, why didn't these make it in?

Flow.   Space.   Gut reaction.

But I love them just the same. Here are some of the photos that were cut at the last minute - 

If you like these, you should see what made it into the magazine...

Meredith M Howard is a photographer who lives in Atlanta, Georgia.  She was inspired to start THE STREETS magazine after many conversations with strangers in downtown Atlanta.