I just finished up with this little guy’s one year photo session, so I figure I’d better get some photos from his previous session up on the blog.  Evan came to my studio for his “sitting” milestone photos, just shy of 8 months old.  This was the first time I had met him since he’s […]

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  • Adorable! I especially like the black and white one.

  • He is adorable and so are his sweet sisters! These are all great images, love them:)

  • Heart them all!

  • He is so precious, I adore his big round eyes! I love the sibling shots.

  • Awwww…he is such a little lovebug:) I really love the old-timey outfit with his cap and suspenders. So cute!

Earlier this summer, I was contacted by someone at Redbook who wanted to use one of my photos for an online article they were doing on cake smash sessions titled “The Seven Cutest Cake-Smashing Photos We’re Ever Seen”.  I have no idea how they found me, or the cake smash photo I had taken of […]

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  • Amy

    Wow that’s so cool! I think it’s awesome that you said yes even without compensation — it’s just fun to have someone want to use your photos! :)

  • It is an incredibly cute photo. I can totally see why they wanted to use it:) What a cutie pie!

  • I can see why they wanted to feature you! This is completely adorable. Congratulations!

  • I’m so happy for you, what an awesome opportunity! I love the shot and remember it well!

When clients book their newborn session with me, I always mention that I offer studio session as well as in-home sessions.  Most people want the studio sessions, because that’s mainly what I have on my website and blog, but I thought I’d share what one of my lifestyle sessions is like.  I went out to Tate’s […]

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  • I love them all but the last one is my favorite!

  • AW! Such a precious little guy! Love the images with big brother!! :)

  • These are precious, nice work Melissa!

  • These photos are precious! I love the mix of lifestyle and studio images. Great job!

I shot Jonny’s 4 month session earlier this spring, and he was the happiest, smilies baby ever!   Him and his parents came from Brooklyn Park to my home studio in Blaine for his baby session, and we got lots of sweet, smiling, happy photos.  I just love how these turned out!  So much that […]

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  • What a beautiful set of photos. And such a happy little man. I love that you incorporated mom and dad :)

  • Oh my, this little man has so much personality! I love them all, but especially the black and white with the great hand play.

  • He is adorable!! I love that black and white image. Simply stunning!

  • awesome captures! that daddy shot is priceless :)

  • Oh he is too cute! These are awesome, what a smiley baby.

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