Kody and Jasmine – Surprise Proposal – Weslaco, TX

Check out this beautiful surprise engagement shot at Estero Llano Grande in Weslaco, Texas. Kody and I had met a few weeks before to chat and plan how this was going to unfold. If you are planning a surprise engagement I would advise planning something out with your photographer so you can get great photosContinue reading “Kody and Jasmine – Surprise Proposal – Weslaco, TX”

Sarah Echavarria – Headshots – McAllen, TX

Our studio is open to head shots, modeling photos, and any other studio type photograph you are in needing. For pricing information and openings please fill out the contact form below the photos. Photo Credit: Sara Yanez If you are looking into booking a professional head shot photo session please fill out the form below.Continue reading “Sarah Echavarria – Headshots – McAllen, TX”

Flora & Martin Engagement – Hummingbird Springs – Donna, Texas

Here are some of our lates engagement photos taken at one of my favorite venues in the RGV; the Hummingbird Springs in Donna, Texas. This lovely couple chose this location for the same reasons I suggest it. They have tons of greenery, beautiful landscaping, and as well as a nice home and other gorgeous structures.Continue reading “Flora & Martin Engagement – Hummingbird Springs – Donna, Texas”

Vanessa Leyva – Austin, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

This is one of my favorite photos shoots I did while living in Austin, Texas! Vanessa was a friend and classmate of mind and hired me to take some personal fun portraits and these photos are the results of that fun photo shoot! Enjoy!  If you are looking into booking a portrait session in Austin,Continue reading “Vanessa Leyva – Austin, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Morgan Mills – Quince Portraits – South Padre Island, Texas

Anyone ever done a 4am photo shoot at South Padre Island? It’s a lot of fun especially if you are professional photographer. The colors are beautiful and capturing an image like that for your client is such a treat! The sky from sunrise and on on a beautiful morning at beach front will always getContinue reading “Morgan Mills – Quince Portraits – South Padre Island, Texas”

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

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 I amContinue reading “Michele Garcia Bridal’s – Archer Park – McAllen, Texas”

Hernandez Family – McAllen Convention Center – Ben Briones Studios

Family is extremely important and the Hernandez family know that! I took the beautiful family photos of Sabrina and her family back in the day, when the McAllen Convention Center wasn’t such a hot spot for photo shoots. Since this family session this family has come to me for various milestones in their lives suchContinue reading “Hernandez Family – McAllen Convention Center – Ben Briones Studios”

Taylor Curra – San Antonio, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Studying is an important part of being a great student. When I was in school at The University of Texas at Austin I would do my best to put in at least 2-4 hours of studying, especially if it was a hard course I was taking. When my client Taylor asked me to take theseContinue reading “Taylor Curra – San Antonio, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Perez Wedding – Riverside Club – Ben Briones Studios

Love this beautiful simple wedding I shot at the Riverside Club in Mission, Texas. The bride was filipino and the groom hispanic so the fusion of both cultures was beautiful. The venue was perfect for the theme, y’all need to check out this beautiful location if you are ever in Granjeno, Texas. Here are someContinue reading “Perez Wedding – Riverside Club – Ben Briones Studios”

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”

Maritza & Joel – RGV Horsemanship School at JHK Equestrian Country Club – Ben Briones Studios

THROW BACK THURSDAY We took this beautiful couple’s engagement photos at the very own RGV Horsemanship School at JHK Equestrian Country Club in Edinburg, Texas. Love how the photos came out! The staff and owner of the country club was amazing with us! Very excited to finally share these great engagement photos of this couple withContinue reading “Maritza & Joel – RGV Horsemanship School at JHK Equestrian Country Club – Ben Briones Studios”

Armando & Liza Reyes Anniversary – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

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Thomas & Cynthia – Ben Briones Studios

Here’s a beautiful wedding I photographed back in Mission, Texas! If you are getting married and would like a quote please fill out the contact form below.

HHD to SSD to HHD – Ben Briones Studios

ADVICE FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS In 2016 I had a major hard drive failure with a 1TB Seagate and a 4TB Lacie, which were both regular Hard Drives. I lost client wedding photos but months later was able to recover them! After that incident I went from HHDs to SSDs because they are much more reliable, fasterContinue reading “HHD to SSD to HHD – Ben Briones Studios”

Susana Sanchez Grad Session – The University of Texas at Austin – Ben Briones Studios

#FLASHBACKFRIDAY Beautiful. Bold. Intelligent. Studious. Adventurous. Strong. These are all nouns to describe Ms. Susan Sanchez, a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin. I met Susy while attending UT through a mutual friend. She and I became friends and kept in touch and when it was time to celebrate the achievement of completing notContinue reading “Susana Sanchez Grad Session – The University of Texas at Austin – Ben Briones Studios”