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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

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

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

It’s something of a miracle when your grown up children and their children can all get together for a photo session…in the same state, same city! Everyone was visiting in Austin and decided to memorialize their family time with a wonderful photo session. This family was such a treat for me to photograph. Everyone was […]

All Together – Family Photo Session,Lower Bull Creek, Austin, Texas

February 29, 2020

It’s something of a miracle when your grown up children and their children can all get together for a photo session…in the same state, same city! Everyone was visiting in Austin and decided to memorialize their family time with a wonderful photo session. This family was such a treat for me to photograph. Everyone was […]

All Together – Family Photo Session,Lower Bull Creek, Austin, Texas

February 29, 2020

Jolissa is one of my dearest friends and I am so honored I got to photograph her and her sweetheart, Brady. They are expecting their first boy this spring. We did her maternity photos at the Sekrit Theatre in east Austin. Congrats, my beautiful winter mama friend!

Winter Mama, Jolissa – Austin Maternity Photographer, Sekrit Theatre, Austin, TX

January 10, 2020

Jolissa is one of my dearest friends and I am so honored I got to photograph her and her sweetheart, Brady. They are expecting their first boy this spring. We did her maternity photos at the Sekrit Theatre in east Austin. Congrats, my beautiful winter mama friend!

Winter Mama, Jolissa – Austin Maternity Photographer, Sekrit Theatre, Austin, TX

January 10, 2020