Posts Tagged ‘Portraiture’

Merry Christmas!

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on December 24, 2013 in Lifestyle, Personal | No Comments

Tacky Christmas sweaters, good friends, and a “photo booth” in my office equaled fun and festive times. Thanks to everyone who helped make 2013 the best year ever!

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Goodrich 2nd Anniversary Session – The Anniversary of Cotton

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on November 26, 2013 in Lifestyle | 1 Comment

And now for something a little different, I am so happy to (finally) share Katie and Nick’s second anniversary photo session that took place at the beginning of October! As a graphic designer and artist, Katie always has wonderfully creative ideas, and this year, along with romantic portraits, she wanted to feature actual cotton in […]

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Audrey and Blake’s Engagement Session

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on April 1, 2013 in Engagement | No Comments

Audrey and Blake’s engagement session was super fun. Nick and I met up with them at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens on a brisk Saturday afternoon, and we were all quite pleased with the beautiful spring greenery that has popped up in the past few weeks. It was extra fitting that they decided to have […]

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The Renwick Family

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on March 29, 2013 in Lifestyle | No Comments

I had a great time photographing the Renwick family on an overcast Thursday morning. They are friends of Nick’s parents, and were in town for their Spring Break. Janet, Curt, Ellen, Ben – y’all did AWESOME, and I’m so glad you decided to take an hour to document your break :) Here are a few […]

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Mariah’s Senior Portraits

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on March 11, 2013 in Lifestyle | No Comments

I met up early with Mariah and her mother Shelley last Sunday morning for Mariah’s senior photo session. Shelley and I had discussed incorporating all kinds of delightful props, and it was so much fun getting to make her ideas come to life. I should say Mariah did an AWESOME job working it for the […]

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Corinne and Tanner’s Fort Worth Engagement Session

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on January 14, 2013 in Engagement | No Comments

We met with Corinne and Tanner¬†for their engagement photoshoot at 7:30 on a frigid, Texas morning. Our first location was at the iconic Fort Worth Stock Yards, so naturally we had to take a quick photo under the sign. Luckily, since it was so early, the roads were practically empty, and we didn’t risk getting […]

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John Brennan: Musician, Drummer, Educator

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on January 10, 2013 in Musicians | 1 Comment

Hello everyone! It’s time to post about my first session from 2013. John Brennan is a professional musician who specializes in teaching percussion. He also happens to work with my parents (both band directors), so, as a family friend, I was excited (and a little nervous) to take some portraits for his professional biographies. He […]

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Chandra and Andy – Reunited at Last!

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on January 4, 2013 in Lifestyle | 2 Comments

This session carried extra special significance to me. Chandra, a friend since high school, contacted me about photographing her husband Andy’s return from Afghanistan in late December. He had been there for the past four months for his job but is now home permanently – just in time for the holidays! Their little dachshund, Rusty, […]

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Aaron and Jessica’s Family Session with Rey and Sheila

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on November 18, 2012 in Lifestyle | 1 Comment

Last Sunday, I had the fabulous opportunity to photograph an amazing family. Aaron and Jessica have been dear friends for a while, and I had originally planned on a couple’s session with them. However, Jessica let me know her dad, Rey, was celebrating his birthday the same day of the photoshoot and asked if it […]

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Ali and Kyle’s Engagement Session

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on October 26, 2012 in Engagement | 4 Comments

Nick and I have been very good friends with Ali and Kyle for the past few years given that they also went to UTA (where we first met them) and are both members of Lindby.¬† Kyle is an excellent bassist/music theorist, and Ali totally rocks some amazing vocals/keys. I could listen to her soulful voice […]

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