One Year Milestone Lifestyle Portrait Photography Session South Congress Austin Texas

May 17, 2021

Milestone coming up? School photos didn’t turn out so great? I got ya covered! Let’s make it fun. Love this one year milestone session along South Congress in Austin! Haven’t worked with me before? Learn more! For all the Austin vibes and latest lifestyle photo inspo, let’s connect on Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube and Facebook!

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Sullivan Family Newborn Lifestyle Portrait Session Austin Texas Dripping Springs

May 12, 2021

That new baby love is best captured at your home. It’s relaxed, it’s comfortable and it means you don’t have to load up a new baby and drive across town. It means you can feed your little love and put the finishing touches on your makeup at the very last minute before I arrive. It’s…

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Motherhood Lifestyle Portraits Sekrit Theater Austin Texas

May 11, 2021

Being a Mom is the hardest and easiest job in the world; it’s wild beyond comprehension. In the words of Gary Allan, “Life ain’t always beautiful, but it’s a beautiful ride.” Cheers to the women have raised and will raise absolute legends. The crown is earned; Queen. I see you. Captured at Sekrit Theater on…

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Saint Andrews Prom 2021 Lifestyle Portraits

May 11, 2021

When so much time is spent planning and prepping, the result must be documented. I hope these crazy kids had an epic prom night! Haven’t worked with me before? Learn more!  For the best Austin vibes and latest lifestyle photo inspo, let’s connect on Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube and Facebook!

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Lifestyle Portrait Session Seaholm Power Plant 2nd Street District Austin Texas

May 11, 2021

If you love the clean look of modern architecture and also want to capture the unique and rich history of Austin, a lifestyle portrait session at and around the Seaholm Power Plant and 2nd Street District is the right move for you. Haven’t worked with me before? Learn more!  For all the best Austin vibes…

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Spring at the Sekrit Theater in Austin, Texas Mini Sessions

Apr 27, 2021

Spring has sprung! Lush, green leaves are growing from the vines. Flowers are blooming. The sun is shining. The weather is perfect. Best time of the year in Austin, Texas. No better place to capture the vibrancy of Spring than the Sekrit Theater. The Sekrit Theater is an unexpected wonderland. The antique greenhouse is a…

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P L E A S E send me allll of the N E W B O R N S austin, texas

Apr 26, 2021

I love newborn sessions. Like, a lot. So much. Please. Please. Cherry on top for sure! Please, send me all of your friends who are having a baby soon. “Oh my goodness Melanie – these photos are amazing!! I could not be more happy with how they turned out, and with how easy it was…

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Krissy + Joe Five Year Wedding Anniversary Austin

Apr 20, 2021

2 kids and 5 years married later… still happily together! We all know that’s not an easy accomplishment, but these two have fought for their love. And let me tell you… he can’t keep his hands off her. Love that!   Haven’t worked with me before? Learn more!  Follow my journey on Instagram. @melanieapplegatephotography  

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Ras Redwine is the Best Damn Hatter in Texas

Apr 15, 2021

When I stumbled into a hat shop last year, time froze. I could barely process the overload of information my brain was downloading from the world I’d stepped into. Every single square inch of the shop was filled with vibrantly colored and very unique materials, equipment, art, musical instruments and so many hats. Lukas Nelson…

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Kenz + Logan Engagement Dripping Springs Austin Texas

Apr 13, 2021

When your best friend says “Yes!” to the man of her dreams… Haven’t worked with me before? Learn more!  Follow my journey on Instagram. @melanieapplegatephotography  

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