Your kiddos are only kids for so long! We need to capture these moments, and capture them often!! And don't stress if things aren't going just as planned...

we'll laugh and play games and have lots of fun and in the end, you'll have photos that make you shine!


Needing senior photos? Then this session is for you! Let's find a space you love with beautiful light, bring three outfits to mix up your session and any accessories you want to tell your story...think hats, instruments, sports equipment, or my favorite...your family pet!

just because

Maybe you want a mom and me session or photos of your children or grandchildren. Maybe you're in a different life phase and want to document how awesome it is. Whatever the reason, let's create a session that's just for you!

frequently asked questions

Question :: How long do portrait sessions last?

Answer :: Right around an hour as long as everyone is having fun!

Question :: Where do we go?

Answer :: I like to personalize portrait sessions, so we'll pick the perfect spot together!

Question :: What should we wear?

Answer :: I'm happy to help you style your session! The best rule of thumb is to dress your family as if you're

all going to the same event...coordinate...but don't worry too much about matching.

Question :: How do we receive our images?

Answer :: Your retouched images will be provided in an online gallery with a print release. I can also provide a USB, if you prefer.

melissa yocum photography

creating art that tells your story