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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

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

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

Hi! I’ve been quite swamped lately with lots of fall sessions, family, homeschooling, baking, and holiday decorating! I’m super excited to share a very dear family that I love photographing through the seasons!

Fall Fam Photo Session Cont’d- Austin Family Lifestyle Photographer- Northwest Austin, Photography Session

November 12, 2020

Hi! I’ve been quite swamped lately with lots of fall sessions, family, homeschooling, baking, and holiday decorating! I’m super excited to share a very dear family that I love photographing through the seasons!

Fall Fam Photo Session Cont’d- Austin Family Lifestyle Photographer- Northwest Austin, Photography Session

November 12, 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

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

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