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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

Little Vivi and her loving parents were thrilled to be out in nature, the bright warm sun, and open air, celebrating a special birthday and milestone! Happiest Birthday to your sweet angel!

Baby’s First Birthday- Austin Lifestyle Family Photo Session, Northwest Austin, TX

February 4, 2021

Little Vivi and her loving parents were thrilled to be out in nature, the bright warm sun, and open air, celebrating a special birthday and milestone! Happiest Birthday to your sweet angel!

Baby’s First Birthday- Austin Lifestyle Family Photo Session, Northwest Austin, TX

February 4, 2021

I did this session at the beginning of 2021 and loved every bit of it. Mama has such cute style and dad was just so easy going and sweet! These adorable new parents were completely smitten with their darling baby girl. Many many blessings your way!

Welcome Home,Sweet Baby Lenny- Austin Lifestyle Newborn Photo Session, South Austin, TX. Mel Christina Photography

February 4, 2021

I did this session at the beginning of 2021 and loved every bit of it. Mama has such cute style and dad was just so easy going and sweet! These adorable new parents were completely smitten with their darling baby girl. Many many blessings your way!

Welcome Home,Sweet Baby Lenny- Austin Lifestyle Newborn Photo Session, South Austin, TX. Mel Christina Photography

February 4, 2021

I just wanna leave this post up to celebrate such a memorable day for all. Our kiddos have never seen snow like this before…ever! My hubby use to live up north and saw snow regularly. He says this was “real snow”! But when you’re a lifelong Texan, you’ll take those once-in-a-blue moon tiny flurries and […]

Austin Snow Day! Jan 10th, 2021 – *Mel’s Personal Post* Austin Lifestyle Photo Session

February 3, 2021

I just wanna leave this post up to celebrate such a memorable day for all. Our kiddos have never seen snow like this before…ever! My hubby use to live up north and saw snow regularly. He says this was “real snow”! But when you’re a lifelong Texan, you’ll take those once-in-a-blue moon tiny flurries and […]

Austin Snow Day! Jan 10th, 2021 – *Mel’s Personal Post* Austin Lifestyle Photo Session

February 3, 2021

This family and I had a fun session a couple of years back and I was so happy I got to see them again this season! One of best aspects of doing photography is that I can stay connected with wonderful families and watch their children grow over the years. We got so lucky with […]

New Year Family Session- Lower Bull Creek, Austin ,TX. Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer

February 3, 2021

This family and I had a fun session a couple of years back and I was so happy I got to see them again this season! One of best aspects of doing photography is that I can stay connected with wonderful families and watch their children grow over the years. We got so lucky with […]

New Year Family Session- Lower Bull Creek, Austin ,TX. Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer

February 3, 2021

These two cuties vacationed in downtown Austin and wanted to capture their time here! They fell in love with Austin!

Downtown Love- Couples Photo Session, Central Library Austin, Texas

November 17, 2020

These two cuties vacationed in downtown Austin and wanted to capture their time here! They fell in love with Austin!

Downtown Love- Couples Photo Session, Central Library Austin, Texas

November 17, 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

Hi, Friends. I just wanted to share some beautiful photos from a session I did a while back pre-COVID19. Looking at so many galleries from earlier this year, I feel so much hope and love in these images. Cliche and cheesy as it may sound, if we have love, we have it all. I truly […]

Hope and Happiness – Austin Newborn Lifestyle Photography, Northwest Hills, Austin, TX {COVID19 }

April 7, 2020

Hi, Friends. I just wanted to share some beautiful photos from a session I did a while back pre-COVID19. Looking at so many galleries from earlier this year, I feel so much hope and love in these images. Cliche and cheesy as it may sound, if we have love, we have it all. I truly […]

Hope and Happiness – Austin Newborn Lifestyle Photography, Northwest Hills, Austin, TX {COVID19 }

April 7, 2020

Hi. Today is Feb 1st. And holy moly, is it just me or did January feel like it had 800 days in it? The flu, pneumonia, and all kinds of other yuck visited our home in Jan. But we made it! And I’m as excited as ever to create. Creative goals… Watercolor more * Teach […]

From Fall – Austin Lifestyle Film Photographer, Austin, TX, ( personal post)

February 1, 2020

Hi. Today is Feb 1st. And holy moly, is it just me or did January feel like it had 800 days in it? The flu, pneumonia, and all kinds of other yuck visited our home in Jan. But we made it! And I’m as excited as ever to create. Creative goals… Watercolor more * Teach […]

From Fall – Austin Lifestyle Film Photographer, Austin, TX, ( personal post)

February 1, 2020

What a perfect gift to bring home just before the holidays!

Welcome Home, Baby Dax – Newborn Lifestyle Photo Session, South Austin, Texas

November 14, 2019

What a perfect gift to bring home just before the holidays!

Welcome Home, Baby Dax – Newborn Lifestyle Photo Session, South Austin, Texas

November 14, 2019