and surrounding areas

BASED IN CHARLESTON, SC

established 2017

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I believe THAT every family's story is a story to treasure. All are welcome here

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I believe in real moments. In the kinds of images that remind you of the joy that can be found in the simplest of moments together. I believe in images that are itching to be printed, placed in beautiful frames and hung on walls for years to come. 

As a natural light photographer, I study light. The way the light shines through the photo and highlights sweet moments, and the affect light has on the final product.

Whenever I pick up my camera, I strive to create beautiful and emotional images using the light to tell a story and showcase the beauty of both the people in the images and the world around them. 

Meet melissa

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Leslie

There is such a beautiful charm and elegance to Melissa’s work. She brings to life the precious moments I want to remember being a young mother. If you are looking for a photographer she is gold!

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The RUSH Family

We could not have asked for a better experience! Melissa was there for us every step of the way. Working with Melissa was a dream, and the photos are dreamy, too.

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The ritchie family

We absolutely love Melissa! She captures the essence of our family and how we are together naturally everyday which makes me love our pictures so much. Thank you Melissa for working your magic again, I am IN LOVE!

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Ashley

Melissa was super laid back, and made the shoot fun and easy. The pictures came out incredible! I get so many compliments on them and am even told I should send some to a magazine.

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The Morrow Family

I have never loved each picture in a photoshoot like I have with Melissa. She was amazing with my kids!

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GRAB YOUR GUIDE

After years of photographing families, I've learned some things you can do to invite the calm and love that is needed to showcase the essence of your family.

5 Ways to Get Beautiful Photos With Your Kiddos During Your Session

After years of photographing families, I've learned some things you can do to invite the calm and love that is needed to showcase the essence of your family.

5 Ways to Capture Beautiful Moments With Your Children During Your Session