Stephanie Rios – Professional Photographer – Ben Briones Studios

There comes a time in your life when you have to ask for help! It is inevitable because as much as we think we could do everything and anything, truly, we can’t. And after we receive help it usually customary to thank that person. Today, I thank you Stephanie Rios! Merriam-Webster’s dictionary defines help asContinue reading “Stephanie Rios – Professional Photographer – Ben Briones Studios”

The Photographer Series – Iliasis Muniz – Ben Briones Studios

Iliasis Muniz is a super talented up and coming photographer out of the South Padre Island area. She has been creating lively art for her clients for over 3-years now and has big ambitions to expand way beyond the Rio Grande Valley. She’s bubbly, giggly and a lot of fun! Definitely important qualities to haveContinue reading “The Photographer Series – Iliasis Muniz – Ben Briones Studios”

Mario & Celina E-session – Los Fresnos, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

This couple are totally meant for each other and what’s really special about them is how classic their love is. It’s as if you were reading a classic romance novel. Picture it, a writer meets a psychologist, and the array of intellect, charm and good looks create a spark and the result is evident in theseContinue reading “Mario & Celina E-session – Los Fresnos, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Juan & Cassandra E-Session – Port Isabel, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Today this awesome couple is getting married! Congratulations to Mr. & Mrs. Hernandez. It’s a been a long way coming and I am truly happy this special day has finally arrived! If you are interested in an engagement photo session please fill out the contact form below.

Adolfo Alanis – Boxer – Ben Briones Studios

After editing these awesome photos shot by Jessica Musick, an associate of my Studio, I can’t help but to be very happy with one a returning client and two the awesome work all my associates produce for my brand. Trusting someone to go out and photograph YOUR client can be a scary thing. Delegating isContinue reading “Adolfo Alanis – Boxer – Ben Briones Studios”

A Photographer’s Unspoken Fears

Have you ever asked yourself what your greatest fear a photographer is? Last week I took a survey to see what photographers dread the most and many had valid fears such as; equipment malfunction during a job, or equipment being stolen, and not making enough money. We have all faced the fears listed above andContinue reading “A Photographer’s Unspoken Fears”

Single In The City – J’aime Les Livres (I Love Books) Mcallen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

J’aime Les Livres (I Love Books) is a cool little book store located at 1219 N. Main Street McAllen, Texas 78501.  Martha “Marty” Medina has owned and operated this quaint book store for over four-years. One day a friend and I decided to explore the small shops on N. Main and when we walked into J’aime LesContinue reading “Single In The City – J’aime Les Livres (I Love Books) Mcallen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Why Should People LIKE Your Facebook Photography Page?

The race to the most Facebook page likes is the “in thing” these days, especially in the photography industry. There is a misconception that the more likes you get, the better you are than your competitors. Every now and then you’ll be scrolling through your Facebook feed and you see that photographers update their statusesContinue reading “Why Should People LIKE Your Facebook Photography Page?”

Photography, Love, and Jesus; How I Market in 2014.

What did it take to get Ms. Mariela in front of my camera to produce this beautiful image, taking into consideration, we never met before this session. Here is my big marketing secret… I asked!   And I say unto you, Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shallContinue reading “Photography, Love, and Jesus; How I Market in 2014.”

60% Businessman, 20% Technician, 20% Artist

Deciding to take your photo-career to the next level and start a business is a milestone in your photography journey. I believe when you have reached this state in your career you are on the right path; especially because a decision like this comes from real demand for your unique services. WARNING! Your life isContinue reading “60% Businessman, 20% Technician, 20% Artist”