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This season I’ve mostly done families and newborns, so you can imagine my excitement when I got to photograph these two love birds on their special marriage day! We had the most beautiful overcast morning light, some sprinkles (which in my culture symbolizes blessings for a lifelong happy marriage), and so many folks walking past […]

Downtown Love- Austin Lifestyle Courthouse Marriage Photographer, Austin, TX

February 5, 2021

This season I’ve mostly done families and newborns, so you can imagine my excitement when I got to photograph these two love birds on their special marriage day! We had the most beautiful overcast morning light, some sprinkles (which in my culture symbolizes blessings for a lifelong happy marriage), and so many folks walking past […]

Downtown Love- Austin Lifestyle Courthouse Marriage Photographer, Austin, TX

February 5, 2021

When this gorgeous (AND super stylish) family stepped out of their car, I instantly felt their amazing energy! She had the biggest and most contagious, warm-hearted laugh and he had such a calm and loving affection for his girls.

Holiday Maternity + Family – Family Photo Session- Austin Family Photographer, Mel Christina Photographer

December 8, 2020

When this gorgeous (AND super stylish) family stepped out of their car, I instantly felt their amazing energy! She had the biggest and most contagious, warm-hearted laugh and he had such a calm and loving affection for his girls.

Holiday Maternity + Family – Family Photo Session- Austin Family Photographer, Mel Christina Photographer

December 8, 2020

It’s always a great honor to capture Montinique Monroe, a local writer/photographer. This was our second brand photo session together. Isn’t she stunning?! We had fun on a super hot and humid day in early August.

Beautiful Montinique – Austin Lifestyle Brand Photographer, East Austin

September 25, 2020

It’s always a great honor to capture Montinique Monroe, a local writer/photographer. This was our second brand photo session together. Isn’t she stunning?! We had fun on a super hot and humid day in early August.

Beautiful Montinique – Austin Lifestyle Brand Photographer, East Austin

September 25, 2020

Just wanted to pop in and give a quick update. We are doing well in our corner of the world. The kids are happy, healthy, and adapting to being home these days. We started a new routine this week now that everyone is starting their homeschooling. Some of the kids are having separation pains from […]

Rainbow… Austin Lifestyle Photographer, Austin, TX, Quarantine 2020

April 2, 2020

Just wanted to pop in and give a quick update. We are doing well in our corner of the world. The kids are happy, healthy, and adapting to being home these days. We started a new routine this week now that everyone is starting their homeschooling. Some of the kids are having separation pains from […]

Rainbow… Austin Lifestyle Photographer, Austin, TX, Quarantine 2020

April 2, 2020

I’ve got a house full of loud, wild, and hungry kiddos right now. So I’m giving myself 5 mins to post this before I go serve dinner. I’m at a loss for words these days. As an empath, I have A L L the feels during this very unpredictable, emotional, and unprecedented time. I worry […]

home. – Austin Lifestyle Photographer

March 18, 2020

I’ve got a house full of loud, wild, and hungry kiddos right now. So I’m giving myself 5 mins to post this before I go serve dinner. I’m at a loss for words these days. As an empath, I have A L L the feels during this very unpredictable, emotional, and unprecedented time. I worry […]

home. – Austin Lifestyle Photographer

March 18, 2020

Spirituality – Soulfulness Creators – Lovers – Artists We enjoyed making creative vision boards, tarot cards, nourishing food, and sharing our passions in a friendship circle. Each of us offered our gifts. We offered our beauty and hearts to one another. We shared wisdom, experiences, flowers, art, readings, and memories. All photos shot with film […]

Small Batch Retreat – Austin Lifestyle Photographer, Brand Photographer, Hybrid Film Photographer

December 13, 2019

Spirituality – Soulfulness Creators – Lovers – Artists We enjoyed making creative vision boards, tarot cards, nourishing food, and sharing our passions in a friendship circle. Each of us offered our gifts. We offered our beauty and hearts to one another. We shared wisdom, experiences, flowers, art, readings, and memories. All photos shot with film […]

Small Batch Retreat – Austin Lifestyle Photographer, Brand Photographer, Hybrid Film Photographer

December 13, 2019

This lifestyle brand session was the perfect blend of work + play. Sarah is such an inspiration and fun gal! She and her partner live on the road and are entrepreneurs. I left our session and was so amazed by her positive and genuine personality!

Soco Fun! – Austin Lifestyle Brand Photography, South Congress St, Downtown Austin, TX

August 27, 2019

This lifestyle brand session was the perfect blend of work + play. Sarah is such an inspiration and fun gal! She and her partner live on the road and are entrepreneurs. I left our session and was so amazed by her positive and genuine personality!

Soco Fun! – Austin Lifestyle Brand Photography, South Congress St, Downtown Austin, TX

August 27, 2019

This shot took place on a perfect overcast morning in central Austin. I couldn’t have loved this session more. Everything about the powerhouse gal, Kara, is inspiring and fun. She’s a singer, actress, model, and instagram influencer! They say that each of us has an aura- her aura is bright and bold. She wore orange […]

Kara Elyse- Austin Lifestyle Brand Photography

June 16, 2019

This shot took place on a perfect overcast morning in central Austin. I couldn’t have loved this session more. Everything about the powerhouse gal, Kara, is inspiring and fun. She’s a singer, actress, model, and instagram influencer! They say that each of us has an aura- her aura is bright and bold. She wore orange […]

Kara Elyse- Austin Lifestyle Brand Photography

June 16, 2019

Congrats to this gorgeous senior, Dariana! Cheers to all your dreams coming true, sweet girl!

Grad Girly – Austin Lifestyle Photographer, Senior Session, SOCO St., Downtown Austin

May 13, 2019

Congrats to this gorgeous senior, Dariana! Cheers to all your dreams coming true, sweet girl!

Grad Girly – Austin Lifestyle Photographer, Senior Session, SOCO St., Downtown Austin

May 13, 2019

Stacey reached out to me because she wanted to surprise her younger sis with a fun photo shoot during her bachelorette party. What a sweet sis!They were doing a fun Mexican themed party, Lindsay’s Final Fiesta! Here are some snaps of their fun time! Congrats Lindsay!

Lindsay’s Final Fiesta- Austin Lifestyle Photography, East Austin

May 8, 2019

Stacey reached out to me because she wanted to surprise her younger sis with a fun photo shoot during her bachelorette party. What a sweet sis!They were doing a fun Mexican themed party, Lindsay’s Final Fiesta! Here are some snaps of their fun time! Congrats Lindsay!

Lindsay’s Final Fiesta- Austin Lifestyle Photography, East Austin

May 8, 2019