The Cutest Firefighters

This is a very short story about the cutest firefighters I ever did see. So one day not too long ago, I received a text from a client saying something along the lines of, “I bought an old fire truck cart for my son, I have a Dalmatian puppy and I’d like to book a […]

Oct 14, 2019

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Newborn Jonathan

Gorgeous in-home newborn session for Jonathan, the newest member of the Sisco family 🙂 Seeing the very first colors of fall, we were able to create some really, really beautiful portraits.

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Oct 6, 2019

Mavros Family

When a friend I’ve known for years becomes a father, and then my portrait client, it’s a really special thing. I love seeing the resemblance. Their little guy Dino, is such a cutie! Steve’s super awesome wife Alaina had a vision of a field with glowy evening light for family portraits, and of course this […]

Oct 3, 2019

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Lake Minnewaska – Adventure Couple

Gorgeous is an understatement. Nena and her boyfriend Jeremey accompanied me on a short hike to the cliffs at Lake Minnewaska. We had an end goal of creating some super chill, laid back portraits and focusing on the incredible landscapes. We timed it just right for really beautiful evening light and the very beginning of […]

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Sep 29, 2019

Fall Mini Session Prep Guide

How to prepare for your Fall Mini Session 101 First things first, if you’ve already booked your session **fist pump** take a look at the link you received in the confirmation email directing you to the Honey Tree Style & Select. If you already have outfits picked out, great! But I’m recommending earthy colors, without […]

Sep 18, 2019

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Deadlift Gender Reveal

What a super creative way to share the news with family and friends! Brendan owns a gym in Newburgh so I just thought it was so cool that a deadlift was the reveal for the gender of their baby. And both of their families are all girls so they were absolutely thrilled to find out […]

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Sep 10, 2019

Fall Mini Sessions 2019

How to book your session: https://calendly.com/sweetmelissaphoto   Here’s what you need to know:   I will be hosting fall mini sessions here on my property this year on the last two weekends of October. Saturdays will be the shoot date and the Sundays will be the rain date. There will be two different setups on […]

Sep 10, 2019

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A Bartlett Addition

Pregnancy announcements are a trendy thing to do nowadays and I’m all about it, especially when there’s a sweet doggo involved.  

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Jun 18, 2019

Nicole and Marquis have an announcement

Gorgeous, super fun-loving couple that I met up with in Albany for maternity portraits. Fun fact #1: we rescheduled this session about 5 times because of Mother Nature’s incessant need to water her earth. Fun Fact #2: there was a herd of geese approximately 6ft behind them in these first shots that were eyeing us […]

May 21, 2019

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Senior Portraits

The more I shoot as a professional photographer, the more I realize what a small world it really is. I used to babysit Jillian & her brother many years ago, so when her mom reached out to me for portraits I was shocked to see the beautiful young woman she’s grown to be. Jillian’s one […]

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May 3, 2019

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