Melissa Fritzsche Photography



Tucson, arizona wedding Photographer

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I'm a hopeless romantic who finds great joy in creating and capturing connection and beauty wherever I go.

Tucson Family Photographer


Tucson family and portrait photographer

capturing your legacy


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Whether you are celebrating a graduation, welcoming a new addition, or are ready to document this amazing life you have built, I am so grateful you are here. I am a portrait and family photographer based in Tucson, Arizona. If you are ready to set time aside to laugh, connect, maybe toss your children in the air or chase them as the sun sets, I am ready to capture all the lovely, wild, and unscripted moments. I want your portrait session to feel effortless, fun, and when looked back on, it is a warm memory that brings a soft smile to your face. Let’s tell the story of your family together.






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let’s capture you exactly as you are-

beautiful, authentic, and perfectly imperfect

It wasn’t until I became a mother that I began to realize how quickly time passes. I feel my heart constantly pulled in two directions. One so excited for the daily growth I see in my boys, and one where I feel myself working to make time slow down with my children. I feel as if I blinked and my babies are now tieing their own shoelaces and running everywhere instead of being carried in my arms. Our lives are full– full of joy, laughter, both tiny and big milestones that deserve to remembered and doucmented. I want to preserve these meaningful moments for you because that is my heart and my passion.

Life is messy, chaotic, and perfectly imperfect. I understand the desire to create the “perfect family portrait”. You know, the one where everyone is smiling at the camera. Yes, I want that for you too, but what I am interested in even more is that when you look at your photos you hear your children giggling, you see them running towards you, their little legs racing to feel your arms wrap around them, and I want you to feel hope that even in this crazy, unpredictable world, the fierce love you carry in your heart and soul for these beautiful humans will not only be remembered by you, but will be a gift you bring to your future generations. They too will remember the love you all share. This is your legacy.


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