Houston high fashion and artistic wedding photographer

Classy and affordable wedding photography for Houston and surrounding areas.  I love the art in photography but equally enjoy the relationships I build with my clients.  It is truly an honor to be a part of your special day and I work hard to make sure it will be documented in beautiful fashion.  Please take a look around. If you think we may be a good fit, I would love to hear from you!   If you have a unique idea for your engagement session or wedding I want to hear about it.  Maybe we can make some magic together.  I am available for travel and destination weddings/ elopements/ adventure engagements.   If you are a local business or wedding vendor and are interested in collaborating, lets join forces.  I love working with and helping others.  My philosophy is, if you give it will always come back to you in one way or another.  

Paola + Mikey:  Artistic silhouette photo from this amazing couples engagement session - Brazos Bend State Park

Paola + Mikey:  Artistic silhouette photo from this amazing couples engagement session - Brazos Bend State Park

Michelle & Jose : Engagement. University of Houston graduates who are passionate about business, helping others, and of course, each other.

Michelle & Jose : Engagement. University of Houston graduates who are passionate about business, helping others, and of course, each other.

Stylized bridal session at the Raveneaux Country Club in Spring, TX. 

Stylized bridal session at the Raveneaux Country Club in Spring, TX. 

Dreamy and modern black tie engagement photo session at Vine Street Rental Studios in Houston, TX.  I had always wanted to use gold confetti for an engagement session! Here it is! 

Dreamy and modern black tie engagement photo session at Vine Street Rental Studios in Houston, TX.  I had always wanted to use gold confetti for an engagement session! Here it is! 

Intimate and classy black tie engagement photo session with Brittany and Jonathan in Houston, TX.

Intimate and classy black tie engagement photo session with Brittany and Jonathan in Houston, TX.

Houston couples romantic wedding at the ELISSA in Galveston, TX.

Houston couples romantic wedding at the ELISSA in Galveston, TX.

Lesley & Duane's romantic outdoor wedding at the Houston Arboretum.

Lesley & Duane's romantic outdoor wedding at the Houston Arboretum.

artistic & HIGH FASHION IMAGES

I'm a journalistic photographer who uses natural light and advanced techniques of off camera lighting to capture romantic and classy images, whether they be candid or posed.  I like creating dramatic photos that tell your story with my stylized interpretation.  These high fashion, custom edited images are the ones most likely to end up as enlargements displayed in your home. 

Romantic couple makes time for gourmet coffee at Houston's quaint little Honeymoon Cafe during their lifestyle engagement photography session.

Romantic couple makes time for gourmet coffee at Houston's quaint little Honeymoon Cafe during their lifestyle engagement photography session.

Not to worry, I will include the more traditional/ formal poses where you are looking at the camera as well.  I bring a fun and fresh approach to taking your pictures and will be guiding you through the process to make sure we document the real you.  I realize that everyone has a uniquely different vision for their photos so I am always sensitive to that.    Your wedding. Your story. Your photographer.

DON'T FORGET THE LITTLE THINGS

Every good story needs the details and you've spent much time in planning and picking them out.  It's my job to capture your day with all of it's pieces big and small, so that when you look back on this day you can relive each memory as if you were there again. I take just as much pride in the small things and will be creative but gentle with yours.   There is certainly an art to this and at any given wedding you might find me hoisting your dress up into position or meticulously arranging your rings for the perfect shot.   Each new wedding I am blessed to be a part of still excites me today.  I am inspired by the uniqueness of your story and its possibilities! 

As you can see, I take pride in how I capture your wedding details and rings are one of my favorite details to capture using a creative and artistic approach. For this wedding ring image I used an upside down wine glass, and a small dot of putty to hold the ring in place. The decor love sign trimmed in lights close by gave lots of nice ambient reflections to the wine glass and the top of ring was lit by my assistant with a LED light. This was taken during the wedding dancing and you can see a hint of purple from the DJ's lights on the dance floor. 

As you can see, I take pride in how I capture your wedding details and rings are one of my favorite details to capture using a creative and artistic approach. For this wedding ring image I used an upside down wine glass, and a small dot of putty to hold the ring in place. The decor love sign trimmed in lights close by gave lots of nice ambient reflections to the wine glass and the top of ring was lit by my assistant with a LED light. This was taken during the wedding dancing and you can see a hint of purple from the DJ's lights on the dance floor. 

Beautiful table setting details from some of Houston's top vendors, Lavish Linens and My Urban Invites. This amazing window light makes capturing these details a dream. 

Beautiful table setting details from some of Houston's top vendors, Lavish Linens and My Urban Invites. This amazing window light makes capturing these details a dream. 

Many times I take wedding ring shots during the dance and reception so I can pick up hints of color from the DJ lights.  In this ring setup I chose a brushed metal surface for it's reflective properties and triggered an off camera speedlight with a Magmod purple gel to create my own accent lights. I'm using an LED light from top right to light the ring. Nikon's 105mm macro lens is my choice for ring photography. 

Many times I take wedding ring shots during the dance and reception so I can pick up hints of color from the DJ lights.  In this ring setup I chose a brushed metal surface for it's reflective properties and triggered an off camera speedlight with a Magmod purple gel to create my own accent lights. I'm using an LED light from top right to light the ring. Nikon's 105mm macro lens is my choice for ring photography. 

YES,  DIGITAL IMAGES ARE INCLUDED IN ALL PACKAGES

This is a digital age and people want to be able to share their photos with family and friends through email, Facebook and Instagram.  Each package comes with custom edited high-resolution digital images available to you in an easy-to-use online gallery.  Downloading all your photos can be done with a click of the mouse and are easily accessible on any computer, mobile device, or tablet.  You will also have a copyright release to print and share your images however you wish!  Printing can be done anywhere you choose but you also have the option to order professional quality prints directly from the gallery at a very affordable price.

I use a company called Pixieset for my client photo galleries and they are absolutely beautiful.  You will love viewing and sharing your wedding day images!

I use a company called Pixieset for my client photo galleries and they are absolutely beautiful.  You will love viewing and sharing your wedding day images!

Affordable Photography with style

Available for weddings in the greater Houston area and destination engagement, wedding, and elopements.   For weddings and sessions outside of Houston requiring more than one hour of travel, pricing will vary.  Please email me for more detail info on pricing and packages. 

wedding packages start at $2,450

portrait sessions start at $400

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