Dixie attended the Wedding I shot in Punta Cana last year for Andrea and Eric, longtime friends of my brother Joey. Once she heard I would be visiting NH this fall, she messaged me right away inquiring about a Mother Daughter Portrait Session. I loved the idea, loved the location, and especially the ballgowns they […]

November 13, 2017

Mother Daughter Portrait Session | Stevens-Coolidge Place | Melissa Desjardins Photography


I don’t photograph families often, but when I do, they have to be fun, wild, and crazy like the Provost Family! We had a blast at Great Brook Farm State Park in Carlisle Massachussetts for their Portrait Session. Kelly had contacted me at the beginning of the year asking for suggestions for family photographers in the area, […]

November 9, 2017

Great Brook Farm State Park Family Portraits | Melissa Desjardins Photography


I was fortunate enough to travel home to NH for the holidays and started off 2014 with a fun Portrait Session with one of my favorite families! It was very cold (and I mean cold by NH standards, not here in VA haha) but the boys got bundled up and we headed out into their […]

January 10, 2014

The Carta Family Portraits | Nashua NH


 It was such a pleasure photographing the Gupta Family, getting to know them, and seeing their son Arjun come out of his shell once in front of the camera.  It was a beautiful day here in Richmond and we took some shots in their gorgeous home, then went outside where the super hero came to […]

December 12, 2013

The Gupta Family Portraits | Richmond VA


About a year ago I had met and taken photos of Sophie and her horse Hunter (you can view that post Here) and it was such an amazing experience.  I instantly adored Sophie, her mother Andrea, and we bonded over our love of animals.  Andrea and I kept in touch while I was establishing my […]

September 26, 2013

The Casella Family | New Hampshire Portrait Photographer