Engagement Couples Lifestyle Photography Session Sekrit Theater Austin Texas

Jul 20, 2021

The Sekrit (Garden) Theater is an absolute perfect destination for couples. It’s whimsical – it’s wild. It sets the perfect landscape for an adventure and new experiences. Nature, art, wilderness. It’s all there. Smack dab in the City of Austin. Let’s gooo! Haven’t worked with me before? Learn more! For all the Austin vibes and latest lifestyle…

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Santa Mini Sessions 2021 A Cowboy Christmas at the Zilker Belts Studio

Jul 19, 2021

Melanie Applegate Photography presents A COWBOY CHRISTMAS with SANTA PHIL Howdy, y’all. It’s time to theme up. Get ready for a Western spin on Santa Mini Sessions this year! Denim, cowboy hats, boots and Christmas sweaters or flannel shirts are highly encouraged. Sunday, October 31, 2021 from 9:00am to 12:30pm at the Zilker Belts Studio (78704)…

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Senior Pictures Lifestyle Portraits South Congress Austin Texas

Jul 14, 2021

Every senior sesh feels like a throw back to how it all began – chasing my friends around some cool spot (usually the swimming pool) acting wild and having a ball. South Congress is packed full of color and life. Whether you like murals, neon lights, straight up iconic Austin history or lush, green nature…

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2021 Mini Sessions Austin Lifestyle Photographer

Jun 20, 2021

Review this comprehensive how-to-prep guide to make the most of your session! SEPTEMBER Tuesday, September 28 @ Redbud Isle 8:30am – MERMAID MINI SESSIONS 15 minute session, 10+ hand-edited digital images, $375 (+$75 and 5 minutes for second child) Thursday, September 30 @ Treaty Oak Distillery 20 minute session, 10 hand-edited digital images of your choice,…

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Maternity Couples Lifestyle Session Laguna Gloria Austin Texas

Jun 2, 2021

Laguna Gloria never disappoints. And it’s pretty much THE perfect location. Indoors, outdoors, it’s perfectly manicured year-round. So many different looks. I LOVE it. And this is one of my fave maternity sessions in a while! She is so cute! And he loves her so much. So sweet. See more sessions at Laguna Gloria. Haven’t…

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Family Lifestyle Photography Session Seaholm Downtown Austin Texas by Melanie Applegate

May 25, 2021

The coolest part about shooting downtown with the iconic Austin backdrop is that when you look back in a couple of decades, you’ll be able to remember what this place looked like “back when”. You’ll remember the moments, the memories, the walks, the restaurants, the skyline, alllll of the Austin things. This family is headed…

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The Jacksons: Twenty Fifth Anniversary Lovebugs Downtown Seaholm Second Street District Austin, Texas

May 18, 2021

We all know I can tell a story. But without chemistry and a couple of people who are willing to open their world to me and my lens, I can only do so much. I love these two dearly. They both have these spirits that are amazingly youthful… and very refreshing to experience in real…

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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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