Archive for the ‘Engagement’ Category

Gabby and Collin’s Winspear Opera House Engagement Session

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on March 1, 2017 in Engagement | No Comments

The Winspear Opera House is a very popular location for portraits and I am 100% not complaining about that! It’s a great location for many reasons: the architecture, the lighting, and the modern urban setting can make for some really great and unique portraits. Gabby and Collin were no exception. I had a wonderful time […]

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Kristen and Julian’s Engagement Photos at UT Arlington

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on November 30, 2016 in Engagement | 1 Comment

Kristen was one of the first people I met in the dorms at UT Arlington back in the day. We have come full circle as we get ready to photograph her and Julian’s Fort Worth wedding this October! We took their engagement photos back at the UT Arlington campus right before summer classes started, so […]

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Susan and Kathy’s Engagement Session

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on October 19, 2016 in Engagement | No Comments

Susan and Kathy’s engagement session started where they had their first date and ended in one of the most beautiful wildflower fields I’ve ever seen. What a marvelous way to welcome spring! Stay tuned for photos from their wedding coming up in a few weeks. We love photographing LGBTQ couples in Dallas/Fort Worth! Save Save […]

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Scott and Kassie’s Intimate At Home Engagement Session – Dallas Engagement Photographer

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on October 12, 2016 in Engagement | No Comments

This was the first at home engagement session I’ve had the pleasure of photographing. Scott and Kassie moved into their new home and wanted to mark the occasion with photos. I love that this session was not only a way to take “pretty pictures” but was also a chance to document Scott and Kassie in […]

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Chris and Tina’s Newlywed Session at Arbor Hills Nature Preserve

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on September 27, 2016 in Engagement, Lifestyle | No Comments

Chris and Tina’s newlywed photo session took place at Arbor Hills Nature Preserve. They had their original wedding ceremony over in Kenya with Tina’s family, and after having a courthouse wedding back in Texas, they wanted to have photos to accompany it. There’s something magical about the early summer light and haze once the seasons […]

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Adrienne and Mike’s Engagement Session at Globe Life Park

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on September 13, 2016 in Engagement | No Comments

Adrienne and Mike’s engagement photos at Globe Life Park were the perfect setting for two Texas Ranger’s superfans. They tied the knot this past July, and it’s been a privilege to witness their journey. I love shooting at Globe Life Park for many reasons, but the main one is the sense of scale. Having a […]

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Evelyn and Mike’s Engagement Session at the Winspear Opera House

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on September 7, 2016 in Engagement | No Comments

Evelyn and Mike’s engagement session at the Winspear Opera House in the Dallas Arts District was classic but with a personal, nerdy touch. We all had a great time exploring the area, experiencing their sweet “T-Rex” impression (which is appropriate for their upcoming wedding at the Perot Museum!), and discussing our mutual love of Hitchhiker’s […]

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Jill and David’s Denton Engagement Photos at TWU Gardens – Part 2

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on August 24, 2016 in Engagement | No Comments

Thank you for stopping by to view the second half of Jill and David’s Denton engagement session! The areas around Denton have quite a few beautiful areas to photograph, and the gardens at TWU are no exception. We are always happy to provide guidance and ideas of where to shoot, and this location is one […]

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Jill and David’s Denton Square Engagement Session – Part 1

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on August 23, 2016 in Engagement | 1 Comment

Jill and David’s engagement session in Denton Square was a truly Denton experience. We started off at Beth Marie’s Ice Cream, enjoyed the beautiful weather at the courthouse in the middle of town square, and ended by paying a visit to the excellent Recycled Books! We’re pretty lucky. Living in nearby Lewisville means Nick and […]

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Kim and Cole’s Bohemian, Vinyl Loving, Smoke Bomb Engagement Session

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on June 15, 2016 in Engagement | No Comments

Vinyl lovers, unite! Part 2 of Kim and Cole’s engagement session took place at the Oak Cliff Nature Preserve and was a combination of bohemian, rock ‘n’ roll, and colorful creativity. Um, hello SMOKE BOMBS! Please enjoy this wonderfully unique set of engagement photos. We would love for you to view Part 1 of Kim […]

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