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This post warms my heart so much. I was so grateful to stop by the Rosario Family’s home last month to snap a few lifestyle photos at Baby Ricky’s first birthday celebration. Mom, Dad, and baby boy have a contagious brand of joy and charisma. We bonded over art, Latino heritage, and how special it […]

Happy First Birthday, Ricky! – Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer, Austin, Texas

July 14, 2021

This post warms my heart so much. I was so grateful to stop by the Rosario Family’s home last month to snap a few lifestyle photos at Baby Ricky’s first birthday celebration. Mom, Dad, and baby boy have a contagious brand of joy and charisma. We bonded over art, Latino heritage, and how special it […]

Happy First Birthday, Ricky! – Austin Lifestyle Family Photographer, Austin, Texas

July 14, 2021

From the moment this awesome mama reached out to me, I knew I was going to just love my experience working with them! She had me cracking up with her fun and witty sense of humor! We got to enjoy the beautiful state park just after the heavy May monthlong rainfall. The park was almost […]

Erickson Family- Austin Family Photographer, McKinney State Falls Park, Southeast Austin

June 24, 2021

From the moment this awesome mama reached out to me, I knew I was going to just love my experience working with them! She had me cracking up with her fun and witty sense of humor! We got to enjoy the beautiful state park just after the heavy May monthlong rainfall. The park was almost […]

Erickson Family- Austin Family Photographer, McKinney State Falls Park, Southeast Austin

June 24, 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

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