I'm a hopeless romantic who finds great joy in creating and capturing connection and beauty wherever I go.
I'm Melissa and I'm so happy you're here. This blog is a fun space to get lost exploring recent weddings and sessions, to get inspired, and to get to know me better. Stay a while and say hello!
Your wedding bouquet is an important focal point to the design and aesthetic of your wedding day. In fact, many brides plan their entire wedding around their bouquet. As you begin the process of choosing your wedding bouquet. Here are some helpful bits of advice to consider. 1) Choose your wedding dress before your bouquet […]
What is a first look at a wedding? If you decide to share a first look at your wedding, you will be choosing to see each other before their wedding ceremony. You may be shocked and wondering, “Isn’t that bad luck?!”. When I first heard about doing a first look at a wedding, I was […]
The Tucson Arizona Temple is a stunning and serene place where many couples choose to get married. The Temple sits up against the Catalina Foothills Mountains and the temple grounds are beautifully landscaped. Hailey and Matt shared an intimate first look here a few days before their wedding day.
One of the first stops along your wedding planning journey is finding the best wedding venue in Tucson to host your big day! As a Tucson wedding photographer, I am here to give you an insider’s guide to finding the perfect wedding venue in Tucson. Keep reading to find your yours!
Are you recently engaged? If the answer is yes, then this blog post is for you! In part two of my series “tips for planning a joyful and stress-free wedding” I continue sharing insider’s tips for having a successful wedding planning journey from a seasoned wedding photographer’s experience.
I love fall for so many reasons, but one of my favorites has to be that it is family session time! I love getting to see families returing each year- a little taller, sometimes a little larger in numbers, and most importantly ready to play, laugh, and capture their family just as they are.
The moment happens that you have been waiting for…the love of your life tenderly slides a ring on your finger and you both embrace, there may or may not be some happy tears. You are ENGAGED! Congratulations!! Now what?
I am so excited to finally share Maleyna and Austin’s engagement session. I don’t think I will ever tire of capturing this exciting and special time for couples. It was so fun exploring the desert with these two!
From Rocky Hillsides to breathtaking sunsets, Ethan and Greer’s Engagement Session in Oro Valley, Arizona was perfect! Ethan and Greer were in their own little “love bubble” the entire session and it was such a treat to capture all the snuggles, kisses, and sweet looks.
All you need to get started planning the wedding of your dreams.