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Aww, I got to photograph Karissa and her sweet daughter. Never have I ever seen a daughter resemble her mama so closely as this darling duo. We had fun at golden hour exploring the wildflowers, twirling, and enjoying the nice breeze. I truly love meeting so many wonderful families! This session was the week of […]

Mother and Daughter Session, Westlake Austin, TX- Austin Family Lifestyle Photographer

May 15, 2021

Aww, I got to photograph Karissa and her sweet daughter. Never have I ever seen a daughter resemble her mama so closely as this darling duo. We had fun at golden hour exploring the wildflowers, twirling, and enjoying the nice breeze. I truly love meeting so many wonderful families! This session was the week of […]

Mother and Daughter Session, Westlake Austin, TX- Austin Family Lifestyle Photographer

May 15, 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

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

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

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 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

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

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 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