Family Photos – Basilica de San Juan, TX – Ben Briones Studios

Loved the way these family photos came out! We took them at the beautiful Basilica Of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle – National Shrine in San Juan, Texas. The family pugs joined in on the fun too! If you are interested in taking multi-family portraits feel free to reach out to us! IfContinue reading “Family Photos – Basilica de San Juan, TX – Ben Briones Studios”

SanMiguel Christmas Family Session – McAllen – Ben Briones Studios

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Celina & Mario + 1 | Cimarron Country Club | Mission, Texas

I am super excited to share this blog with y’all! One of our wedding couples, Celina and Mario, is expecting and will be having a baby soon! Here is why I am super excited about this! Celina and Mario have hired me for their engagement photos, bridal shower, wedding day, family photos and now theirContinue reading “Celina & Mario + 1 | Cimarron Country Club | Mission, 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”

Kelley and Johnathon plus ONE! – Memory Lane Photo Spot – Ben Briones Studios

We recently got help this couple make a special announcement to friend and family. Kelley and Johnathon are having a baby boy! This special photo shoot took place at the famous Memory Lane Photo Spot in Mission, Texas and I think it was perfect for the occasion. I love how the couple coordinated their outfitContinue reading “Kelley and Johnathon plus ONE! – Memory Lane Photo Spot – Ben Briones Studios”

Baby Cloe -Donna, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

THROWBACK TUESDAY! (Yeah, that’s a thing.) Two years ago we photographed one of my friend’s baby.  They wanted to celebrate her arrival by capturing photos of her and together as a family. We photographed a few shots of the baby inside their home and then we took the family portraits in an empty field acrossContinue reading “Baby Cloe -Donna, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Zavala Family Portraits – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones

When planning a family photo session one thing that you need to consider is the location. Living in the Rio Grande Valley we all know it’s extremely hot and sunny so when discussing the photo shoot with my clients I always show them locations that have both indoor and outdoor areas to shoot in. Now,Continue reading “Zavala Family Portraits – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones”

Family Photos – South Padre Island, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

This weekend I photographed a surprise engagement for a lovely couple at South Padre Island, Texas but in order for the couple not to find why she was really at the beach with all her family, her mom scheduled a “giant family photo shoot”. These are some of photos I was able to grab beforeContinue reading “Family Photos – South Padre Island, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Family Milestones – Old Hidalgo Pumphouse – Ben Briones Studios

Taking milestone photos are important especially if it is with your family or a special occasion like graduating from a university. We had the pleasure of photographing this family at the Old Hidalgo Pumphouse located in Hidalgo, Texas.  Jessica Musick, my assistant at the time, took these great photos. I love how the came out! Continue reading “Family Milestones – Old Hidalgo Pumphouse – Ben Briones Studios”

Meme Family Portraits – Harlingen TX – Ben Briones Studios

#TBT  A Couple of months back we photographed this beautiful family at their home in Harlingen, Texas. The client wanted photographs with their new baby and with their parents and our photographer produced these great images for them. Here are my favorite shots from the photo session. Photo Credit: Jeff Antons  If you are lookingContinue reading “Meme Family Portraits – Harlingen TX – Ben Briones Studios”

Rene Family Session – Hummingbird Springs – Donna, Texas

We had a really fun time photographing this small but adorable family.  Our session took place at Hummingbird Springs in Donna, Texas.  Selecting the location was a big part of this session.  The family wanted to go to a place that had the mission style home in the background.  And was glad we were ableContinue reading “Rene Family Session – Hummingbird Springs – Donna, Texas”

Elizabeth Solís Maternity – San Antonio, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Love the way these photos turned out! Special thanks to Elizabeth for trusting me to capture this milestone in her life and another special thanks to my cousin Manny who helped me with the lighting to capture all these great photos! Elizabeth has hired us to shoot her engagements, which we also shot at theContinue reading “Elizabeth Solís Maternity – San Antonio, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

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 “OuthouseContinue reading “Family Photo Shoot – Austin, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Ale Avila and Father – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

I have photographed Ale and her family since she graduated from high school a few years back. They are very special to my heart!  Looking at these photos you will only see two people but there are three! This family lost their precious mother a few years back and even though she’s not pictured, sheContinue reading “Ale Avila and Father – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”