Christian Rangel – 35mm Portraits – Edinburg, Texas

Do you ever stumble upon some of your older photography work and you wish you knew were your negatives or RAW files where? This recently happened to me with these two shots. I remember clearly taking these portraits of my friend Christian somewhere between 2008 – 2010 but I can’t seem to find the negatives … Continue reading Christian Rangel – 35mm Portraits – Edinburg, Texas

Chelsea Pena Quince – South Padre Island, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

#TBT This quince photo shoot was one of my very first sessions as a “professional”. Very excited to be sharing older work so you can see the progress of how I have developed as a photographer. Even in 2010 I was taking risks and challenging myself to capture beautiful photos for my clients. Here is … Continue reading Chelsea Pena Quince – South Padre Island, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Roxy Rivera – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

#THROWBACK Back in the day one of my favorite places to photograph people was at the Edinburg Scenic Wetlands & World Birding Center. I photographed my friend Roxy’s senior portraits here back in 2010. Honestly, I have not gone back to shoot there but would love to check out soon. Enjoy my favorite shots from … Continue reading Roxy Rivera – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Exiting Photography? WAIT! READ this first!

DON’T DO IT! If you’re a professional photographer who’s been thinking about leaving the industry, don’t! There are so many opportunities for growth and income. I understand it can get tough. Especially if you are the only one doing everything in your business. You loose your free time, your weekends and sometimes you family. But … Continue reading Exiting Photography? WAIT! READ this first!

Family Photo Shoot – Austin, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

#TBT In 2010 a friend of mine asked me to photograph their family. These beautiful photos were shot at the Zilker Botanical Gardens in Austin, Texas. This family took me in as their own and I considered them my family away from home. The gentlemen you see in the shot actually help build the “Outhouse … Continue reading Family Photo Shoot – Austin, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Martinez Family – McAllen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

#FlashbackFriday Back in 2010 this awesome family hired me to photographer their family photos. This was when the McAllen Convention Center was a hot spot for photography. What I still love about these photos are how happy they look together. You can tell they have a beautiful family dynamic. My favorite shots are the ones … Continue reading Martinez Family – McAllen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Juana Monica Diaz

Back in September 2010, I had a photoshoot with Ben on the UT-Austin campus. He’s professional and talented at his work. I highly recommend him!!