Xiomara B-Day Session – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

We recently did a photo shoot with a local photographer for her 27th birthday. Things didn’t quite as planned but we made it work. She had a 27 gold balloons and sadly when we were posing her for the first couple of shots the #2 flew away. Heart broken about the loss of her balloon,Continue reading “Xiomara B-Day Session – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Photography Lesson with Edna – McAllen, Texas

Photography Lesson: Composition A while back I met up with my good friend Edna, who is an amazing photographer, to do a photography lesson on composition. To be honest I don’t know why she does lessons with me because her work is amazing already but I’ll take any moment to teach anyone who’s passionate aboutContinue reading “Photography Lesson with Edna – McAllen, Texas”

2 Days After Dad’s Heart Attack – Keirsten & Bobby Lopez Wedding – Ben Briones Studios

#TBT Two days before I filmed this wedding I sat in the waiting room of a hospital with my family at the left of crying and praying for my dad to come out okay from his operation. It was Christmas morning 2014 and my dad had a heart attack and my mom had secretly rushedContinue reading “2 Days After Dad’s Heart Attack – Keirsten & Bobby Lopez Wedding – Ben Briones Studios”

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”

Miriam & Jario -Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

This sweet couple are such dolls and I mean that in all honesty. They are such a good looking couple. We had a blast doing this photo session. Miriam is the younger sister to one of the my brides, Melody Rios Contreras. Beauty does run in the family. I have photographed Melody, their parents and now these twoContinue reading “Miriam & Jario -Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Efrain & Ruby E-session – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

I have been photographing Efrain since he was a younger. My friend Efrian is a man of God, a minister of the word through music and just an overall amazing guy! In one day my super cool friend will be getting married to the love of his life; the beautiful Ruby soon-to-be Salinas! Definitely excitedContinue reading “Efrain & Ruby E-session – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Jackie Ortiz Quince – Weslaco, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

This session was definitely a special one. Thank you Ortiz family for allowing me in your life and trusting my brand to capture these beautiful pictures of Jackie Ortiz in celebration of her 15th birthday! The location that was chosen for the portraits and event is a beautiful outdoor venue named Hacienda Paraiso in Weslaco,Continue reading “Jackie Ortiz Quince – Weslaco, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

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”

Nikki & Mario Engagement Party – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

The best memory I have of these two is photographing Mario propose to Nikki back in May of 2013 at Memory Lane Photo Spot in Mission, Texas. Now as their journey into matrimony moves forward I can’t help but to feel extremely blessed to continue the ride with them. Nikki and Mario make such a beautifulContinue reading “Nikki & Mario Engagement Party – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Stacie & Jordan Wedding – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

This wedding was my last wedding of 2014 and my first of 2015. Stacie and Jordan married on the brink of the New Years Eve and we were right there to celebrate with them. Rain or shine our job is to document life changing events in your life, and I can promise you it isContinue reading “Stacie & Jordan Wedding – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Laura & Armando Sierra’s Wedding – Mcallen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Laura and Armando are my super-star couple! The reason I say this is because when they first met me at my office they treated me as though I was some kind of celebrity! To be honest it felt good…I was being appreciated for my work and my brand but I didn’t let that go to myContinue reading “Laura & Armando Sierra’s Wedding – Mcallen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Vanessa Reyna & Michael Rodriguez Wedding – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Vanessa and Michael have been one of my best clients. These two are such sweat hearts and when you are around them you can just feel the dynamic between them! The couple put their complete trust in me and I felt very honored to capture the next chapter in their lives. There was a pointContinue reading “Vanessa Reyna & Michael Rodriguez Wedding – Edinburg, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”