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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 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

Hola, Happy 2021! I am sending each of you so much JOY, PEACE, and LOVE this new year. I feel so hopeful and grateful to see what this new year holds for us all. So many things to look forward to…a spring garden, butterflies visiting Austin, crafting, and making new memories with my family. What […]

Welcome 2021, Holiday Photo Session, Newborn Baby- Commons Ford Metro Park, Lifestyle Family Photo Session

February 3, 2021

Hola, Happy 2021! I am sending each of you so much JOY, PEACE, and LOVE this new year. I feel so hopeful and grateful to see what this new year holds for us all. So many things to look forward to…a spring garden, butterflies visiting Austin, crafting, and making new memories with my family. What […]

Welcome 2021, Holiday Photo Session, Newborn Baby- Commons Ford Metro Park, Lifestyle Family Photo Session

February 3, 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

I hope you all delight in the beauty and happiness this lovely family exudes! It has been so great to be able to capture so much love this fall. Though the world may seem chaotic at times in recent days… I assure you, there is still so much love!

Fall Family Photo Session 2020- Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer, Bull Creek, Northwest Austin

November 6, 2020

I hope you all delight in the beauty and happiness this lovely family exudes! It has been so great to be able to capture so much love this fall. Though the world may seem chaotic at times in recent days… I assure you, there is still so much love!

Fall Family Photo Session 2020- Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer, Bull Creek, Northwest Austin

November 6, 2020

I was glowing after this session. Some people have such grounding and positive energy- I’m grateful to work with folks that are so wonderful! Congrats on your expanding family!

Baby On the Way- Austin Maternity Family Photo Session, Bull Creek- Outdoor Lifestyle Photography Session

September 30, 2020

I was glowing after this session. Some people have such grounding and positive energy- I’m grateful to work with folks that are so wonderful! Congrats on your expanding family!

Baby On the Way- Austin Maternity Family Photo Session, Bull Creek- Outdoor Lifestyle Photography Session

September 30, 2020

Hi, World. I’ve been meaning to hop on here and fill in the gap from my last post to now. It’s been quite the unexpected whirlwind for all, hasn’t it? I’ve been staying busy with our kids, family time, gardening, baking, cooking, decorating for fall, reading, and overall adjusting to this new pace. I’m also […]

It’s Been a While… Austin, Texas -Family Lifestyle Photographer, Fall Photo Sessions

September 18, 2020

Hi, World. I’ve been meaning to hop on here and fill in the gap from my last post to now. It’s been quite the unexpected whirlwind for all, hasn’t it? I’ve been staying busy with our kids, family time, gardening, baking, cooking, decorating for fall, reading, and overall adjusting to this new pace. I’m also […]

It’s Been a While… Austin, Texas -Family Lifestyle Photographer, Fall Photo Sessions

September 18, 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