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People Are Awesome: Iconic NYC street photographer still kicks ass, despite having MS & being almost blind

Carolyn Sams

Flo Fox is the shit.

She's been capturing NYC since the 70s through black and white street photography, showing the "ironic reality" of city life. But since 1999, Flo has been totally disabled from the neck down from MS and struggles with near-blindness. Attendants or people on the street help take pictures for her as she encourages them to see what she sees.

Amazing short by Riley Hooper that shows Flo hustling everyday with an infectious honesty and vivacity.

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  • Kimmie Sharon

    This is amazing, inspirational, uplifting, and making the best out of a bad situation knowing it is not going to get better in many aspects. This my friends is living life to its fullest with tremendous courage, strength, faith and dignity.

  • Stef McDonald

    Lovely! And what a beautiful gift she's given to her caregiver.