Ilsa & Mark Engagement – McAllen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Downtown McAllen 17th street on a Sunday¬† is another great place to take engagement photos. There are so many colors and textures in the area that everywhere you turn can be a great photo! Here are some great engagement photos I took of this beautiful couple¬† downtown McAllen, Texas. If you are looking into takingContinue reading “Ilsa & Mark Engagement – McAllen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Roxy Rivera – UTRGV Music Major – Ben Briones Studios

Photographing Roxy’s senior recital photos was a lot of fun! We decided to take the photos at the famous Archer Park in downtown McAllen, Texas. I really loved her outfit choice and the fact she down to take some fun pics with her instrument. Here are some of my favorite shots from this photo shoot.Continue reading “Roxy Rivera – UTRGV Music Major – Ben Briones Studios”

Lina Fernanda’s 30th Bday Shoot – McAllen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Turning thirty seems to be one of those major milestones in our lives. When I turned 30 my girlfriend Sara and I thew a 90’s Hip-Hop themed birthday party! I have done quite a few 30th Birthday photo sessions for a a few friends. Our clients always come up with some crazy fun ideas forContinue reading “Lina Fernanda’s 30th Bday Shoot – McAllen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Michele Garcia Bridal’s – Archer Park – McAllen, Texas

#TBT In 2011 my business was growing fast and we were doing a lot of great work for our clients. I was discovering a lot of new shoot locations and for this bridal we took the risk and used two very accessible and public locations, which is not typical for bridal sessions. These days IContinue reading “Michele Garcia Bridal’s – Archer Park – McAllen, Texas”

Vanessa Silva – STC Grad – McAllen, Texas

This past weekend I was able to work with Ms. Vanessa once again. Vanessa and I have been friends for some time now and she has trusted me to document some of the most special moments in her life. Sunday we celebrated her achievement as a graduate from South Texas College with a bachelors degreeContinue reading “Vanessa Silva – STC Grad – McAllen, Texas”

Sean Rodriguez Turns 3 – McAllen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of photographing this little stud again for his 3-year old birthday coming up. Last year I was hired by my good friend and awesome photographer Stephanie Rios to capture his 2-year old portraits and I love how they came out. It is always awesome working with family faces. Sean andContinue reading “Sean Rodriguez Turns 3 – McAllen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Ernesto & Kim + 1 – Archer Park – McAllen, Texas

A few weeks back we photographed a special session. This couple was not only celebrating their graduation from nursing school but also the fact that they were expecting a child. We took their portraits at Archer Park in Downtown Mcallen, Texas. They wanted to make the announcement the following weekend with their family. Here areContinue reading “Ernesto & Kim + 1 – Archer Park – McAllen, Texas”

Stephanie Eilzalde – McAllen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

This photo session was fun. The client chose a location that many often forget its beauty, the Art Village in the heart of the McAllen Arts District. Honestly, we took advantage of that location plus the surround areas that really lends itself to photography. The photos we in celebration of Stephanie’s 15th birthday! At theContinue reading “Stephanie Eilzalde – McAllen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Sergio & Karen Engagement – Archer Park – McAllen, Texas

Today is a special day! The couple you see in these photos are getting married! It’s also kind of special for me too. You see, Ms. Karen Cavazos, is my best friend’s little sister. I have known Karen as long as I have known my best friend, “the world traveler” Israel aka Gunty! When KarenContinue reading “Sergio & Karen Engagement – Archer Park – McAllen, Texas”

Marissa Sandoval Rodriguez – Maternity Session – McAllen, Texas

There is nothing more exciting yet terrifying than bringing a new life into this world. I commend all women for baring us and raising us to the “productive” human we are today. Without mommies we couldn’t exist and that is why today we celebrate this soon-to-be mother, Mrs. Marissa S. Rodriguez. This weekend I hadContinue reading “Marissa Sandoval Rodriguez – Maternity Session – McAllen, Texas”

6 Years and Counting – Gabie & Juan – Mcallen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

This young couple I like. They have been together for such a long time and you can see the dynamic of what keeps them in love. Gabie is gorgeous and Juan has that quite male model ora but both are fun silly lovable people. I was also very impressed by Gabie’s Youtube channel which youContinue reading “6 Years and Counting – Gabie & Juan – Mcallen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”