50 Years In Love – Viola Arturo Anniversary Session – Edinburg, Texas

This lovely couple celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary this spring! We photographed them at the lovely Edinburg City Hall located in the center of the city. They couple coordinated their outfits and looked amazing! We really had a great time taking these portraits for them and these are our favorite shots from this anniversary photoContinue reading “50 Years In Love – Viola Arturo Anniversary Session – Edinburg, Texas”

Aubrey’s Grad Session – Edinburg, Texas

My high school friend Hope reached out to me us recently to see if we could capture some photos of her beautiful daughter Aubrey because she was graduating Kinder this year! And because Mother’s Day as around the corner she also asked if we could do some Mommy + Me photos. We took these beautifulContinue reading “Aubrey’s Grad Session – Edinburg, Texas”

Brotherly Love – Edinburg Municipal Auditorium – Ben Briones Studios

Alyssa Garcia Grad Session – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

We took at Alyssa’s Graduation Portraits at the Edinburg City Hall and the Edinburg CISD Administration building. This area is one of my favorite spots for grad photos. Alyssa is a Vanguard Academy Beethoven graduate so these Edinburg buildings seemed perfect for her photo shoot. We shot the first 1/2 of her shoot with herContinue reading “Alyssa Garcia Grad Session – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Britny & Ignacio Announcement – Tomorrow There Will Be More of Us! – Edinburg, Texas

From shooting their engagement photos, to traveling with my team to Fredericksburg, Texas to document their wedding day, I have been photographing Britny and Ignacio’s special moments up to now.  Being given the opportunity to once more be a part of another milestone in their lives by photographing their baby announcement was exciting! Britny hadContinue reading “Britny & Ignacio Announcement – Tomorrow There Will Be More of Us! – Edinburg, Texas”

Ginger Garza – 35mm Film – Edinburg, Texas

To those who don’t know I give private photography lessons to about 2-3 students and at one of my lessons I decided to also become a student of photography and practice shooting 35mm film with my Canon AE-1. We held our lesson at the beautiful Edinburg City Hall located in the heart of the city.Continue reading “Ginger Garza – 35mm Film – Edinburg, Texas”

Valentine’s Fujifilm XT-3 Photo Shoot – Sara Yanez – Edinburg City Hall

Yesterday we tested out the Fujifilm XT-3 in an evening outdoor setting and it did very well! We used a combination of ambient light, an eVOLV 200 with a beauty dish and an LED light. Here are my favorite shots from this camera test! Equipment used: Fujifilm XT-3 + 18-55mm 2.8 kit lens. If youContinue reading “Valentine’s Fujifilm XT-3 Photo Shoot – Sara Yanez – Edinburg City Hall”

Outdoor Test – Flashpoint eVOLV 200 – Edinburg, Texas

Tuesday night I tested out the Flashpoint eVOLV 200 with some friends at the Edinburg City Hall building downtown Edinburg, Texas. I rented the eVOLV 200 and PIXARPO 26in Collapsable Beauty Dish from a friend. The light was mounted on my Manfrotto Combi Boom Stand that was handled by my awesome friend and fellow photographer Lourdes Paz. I onlyContinue reading “Outdoor Test – Flashpoint eVOLV 200 – Edinburg, Texas”

Ortiz Family – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Here’s a funny story. Around the time this family was booking my brand to photograph their family photos I was without a phone so my assistant Rocio was handling the majority of my client communication. For this particular photo session I had asked Rocio to just let the clients know that I would be atContinue reading “Ortiz Family – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

It’s a boy! Stephanie & Carlos Rios – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Stephanie and Carlos have been together for such a long time now so this next milestone in their lives is only natural. I had the blessed opportunity watch and film them look each other in the eye under God and say I Do and now they are expecting a baby boy anytime soon! I present to youContinue reading “It’s a boy! Stephanie & Carlos Rios – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Alvaro & Marlen Wedding – Penitas, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Today’s wedding was beautiful. Alvaro and Marlen are such loving people and a lot of fun! I was super happy to see their little family unite. The wedding took place at St Joseph the Worker Catholic Church in McAllen, TX. Then we headed over the McAllen Convention Center, which was super mega packed but you knowContinue reading “Alvaro & Marlen Wedding – Penitas, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Dave and Deanna Wedding – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Never have I photographed such a small lively diverse wedding! This wedding was ideal and super fun. Dave and Deanna’s wedding was held at The Social Club, which is one of my all time favorite wedding venues in the Rio Grande Valley. I am super excited to finally share these photos. Dave was such aContinue reading “Dave and Deanna Wedding – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

First Communion – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Happy mother’s day to this beautiful Mom. She has to be one of the proudest mothers today!  There is nothing more important than for a mother to see her children seeking The Lord. God’s greatest gift to a mother is her children and I was blessed today with the opportunity to photograph this special dayContinue reading “First Communion – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”