Hey there, I'm Melissa!
I'll just get straight to the point. I love me some weddings. The food, the champagne, the dancing, OH MAN. Did I mention the food?
Your wedding day deserves to be documented exactly as it happened. Whether it's your first look, your first dance, or a classic portrait with your grandparents, I've got your back. This is YOUR DAY. I get all the good stuff, all the emotional stuff, and all the important stuff because everything that matters to you also matters to me. Other things that matter to me: that you feel comfortable with me, that you laugh/cry/feel all the feels, and that you have bomb ass dessert...JK. But seriously, I love dessert. And champagne.
If you're wondering who the heck I even am, here's a little about me: I'm a mama to a wild, red headed, 3 year old boy called Oliver and wife to an amazing dude I call "C". I eat a burrito at least once a week (#noshame) and I LOVE Madewell. Seriously, Madewell can have all my money.
This is my guy, Oliver (the little guy to the right) and he's pretty freakin' magical. He's a Pisces (whatever that means) and is spunky as hell. He's strong-willed (like his mama) and fiery. He's also the sweetest soul I've ever known and tells me I'm beautiful every single day. Man, I hope he always does that ;)
And over there (left) is my awesome husband, C (short for Christopher). People get really confused by genetics and how we managed to make a kid that looks like Oliver. Yes, we both have red hair in our families and yes, people ask us that all the time. For reals, though, C is my cheerleader and #1 fan and I'd never be where I am without him.
(they speak for themselves!)
"She didn't just capture our wedding photos, she captured moments and emotion that will forever be still for us as we look through our photographs now and in years to come."
- Faye + Rafael
"Important things first - the photos are incredible. Everyone loves them and loves the way they look in all of them. The colors are warm and she did a wonderful job of taking candid and special shots that are both unique and gorgeous."
- Lauren + Sammy
"Our photos came out insane. We have received so many compliments from friends and family but most importantly we both LOVE them."
- Jessie + Danny
"On our big day she was WONDERFUL! Our wedding party and family adored her!"
- Christina + Scott
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