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Jane reached out a week before she was due with her second baby. It was a tight month with back to back sessions, but she was a referral from a recent (and awesome) client, so I made it happen! And I’m SO so glad I did! They are the most fun, lively, spirited, and happy […]

At Home with Jane & Fam – Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer, Southwest Austin, TX

May 5, 2021

Jane reached out a week before she was due with her second baby. It was a tight month with back to back sessions, but she was a referral from a recent (and awesome) client, so I made it happen! And I’m SO so glad I did! They are the most fun, lively, spirited, and happy […]

At Home with Jane & Fam – Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer, Southwest Austin, TX

May 5, 2021

Welcome earth-side to this precious baby girl and huge congrats to her lovely parents! We had a relaxed lifestyle session together in their beautiful home (with the BEST plants).

Welcome, Spring Baby! – Austin Lifestyle Newborn Session, East Austin, TX

April 18, 2021

Welcome earth-side to this precious baby girl and huge congrats to her lovely parents! We had a relaxed lifestyle session together in their beautiful home (with the BEST plants).

Welcome, Spring Baby! – Austin Lifestyle Newborn Session, East Austin, TX

April 18, 2021

Spring sessions are in full swing and I couldn’t be happier! I love seeing all the colorful flowers, vibrant colors, and sweet families this time of year! This session was a gift for the girls and their beautiful grandmother. I adore having a role in making these types memories!

Springing Into Beautiful Sessions – Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer, Tarrytown Austin, TX

April 12, 2021

Spring sessions are in full swing and I couldn’t be happier! I love seeing all the colorful flowers, vibrant colors, and sweet families this time of year! This session was a gift for the girls and their beautiful grandmother. I adore having a role in making these types memories!

Springing Into Beautiful Sessions – Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer, Tarrytown Austin, TX

April 12, 2021

I got to experience a beautiful family reuniting again for the first time in over a year. They stayed apart during the 2020 because of COVID. Grandparents meeting their baby grandchild for the first time, cousins meeting their new baby cousin, toddlers playing with their fun older cousins- so sweet! I’m really grateful I get […]

All Together Again – Austin Family Lifestyle Photographer, Downtown Austin Photo Session, Mel Christina Photography

March 22, 2021

I got to experience a beautiful family reuniting again for the first time in over a year. They stayed apart during the 2020 because of COVID. Grandparents meeting their baby grandchild for the first time, cousins meeting their new baby cousin, toddlers playing with their fun older cousins- so sweet! I’m really grateful I get […]

All Together Again – Austin Family Lifestyle Photographer, Downtown Austin Photo Session, Mel Christina Photography

March 22, 2021

I’ve had the great honor of capturing this gorgeous family for the last couple of years. It’s one of the best parts of my job to be able to watch families and babies grow! We were able to capture these with perfect weather and sunshine. Happiest first birthday, sweet Charlie!

Celebrating Charlie’s First Birthday! – Northwest/Westlake Hills Austin Lifestyle Photographer, Austin, TX

March 10, 2021

I’ve had the great honor of capturing this gorgeous family for the last couple of years. It’s one of the best parts of my job to be able to watch families and babies grow! We were able to capture these with perfect weather and sunshine. Happiest first birthday, sweet Charlie!

Celebrating Charlie’s First Birthday! – Northwest/Westlake Hills Austin Lifestyle Photographer, Austin, TX

March 10, 2021

Wow, what a winter! I know in one of my previous posts, I mentioned how much this Texan loves to see snow. Well, scratch that! Ha. After this past winter storm, I’m not quite sure I’d like to see snow again! Thankfully, we all survived the long, dark days of power outages, water shut-offs, and […]

Woah, 2021! Austin Family Photographer- Westlake Hills, Austin, TX

March 7, 2021

Wow, what a winter! I know in one of my previous posts, I mentioned how much this Texan loves to see snow. Well, scratch that! Ha. After this past winter storm, I’m not quite sure I’d like to see snow again! Thankfully, we all survived the long, dark days of power outages, water shut-offs, and […]

Woah, 2021! Austin Family Photographer- Westlake Hills, Austin, TX

March 7, 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