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”

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”

Celina Esparza Bridal Shower – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Celina’s bridal shower was delightful! It took place at The Club at Cimarron in Mission – Sharyland area. The part was a breakfast / brunch event with very good food. The house was packed with family and friends excited for Celina and Mario’s wedding. I found myself enjoying myself very much documenting this special event. TheContinue reading “Celina Esparza Bridal Shower – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

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”

Instagram; how to extend your brand!

As photographers, Instagram should be a must-have app on your mobile device! It really helps tame the urge to shoot because we now have an outlet to photography on the daily! Now for the professional photographers who are looking to use Instagram for both pleasure and business; the thought process of posting images becomes muchContinue reading “Instagram; how to extend your brand!”

Redundancy Saves You and Your Photos – Ben Briones Studios

One of the scariest things for a photographer is to have one of your hard drives crash! This post will walk you through the steps I take in order to store and secure my personal data and client images for my photography business. 1. Wedding Night: Most people after their wedding night would most likelyContinue reading “Redundancy Saves You and Your Photos – Ben Briones Studios”

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”

Why I am paying $2071 more in taxes for my business than last year!

Here are the numbers plain and simple: Ben Briones Photography cleared $60,000 in our second year as an LLC, as compared to $24,000 from last year — baby steps, but we’re moving. So, let’s get to the juicy goosey part, which is preparing your business for tax season and organizing all your numbers. When I first startedContinue reading “Why I am paying $2071 more in taxes for my business than last year!”