Nydia Quince Session – Hummingbird Springs – Donna, Texas

One of the most beautiful locations to take portraits at is Hummingbird Springs located in Donna, Texas. We took Nydia’s quince portraits here because she was looking for greenery with a twist of country. We also made another stop at a very special place to her and the family, at her grandfather’s gravesite. He left her behind the patches seen on her jean jacket. Enjoy some of our favorite shots from this quince portrait session. 08.26.18_HighRes_Nydia Quince Session_BBS-10_WEB08.26.18_HighRes_Nydia Quince Session_BBS-15_WEB08.26.18_HighRes_Nydia Quince Session_BBS-18_WEB08.26.18_HighRes_Nydia Quince Session_BBS-24_WEB08.26.18_HighRes_Nydia Quince Session_BBS-32_WEB08.26.18_HighRes_Nydia Quince Session_BBS-38_WEB08.26.18_HighRes_Nydia Quince Session_BBS-42_WEB08.26.18_HighRes_Nydia Quince Session_BBS-46_WEB08.26.18_HighRes_Nydia Quince Session_BBS-6_WEB

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Arantza Quince Portraits – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Another great photo session shot on our Fujifilm XT3 and XH1 for this young ladies quince. Shooting with a new camera is always challenging but with the experience I have it’s been fun learning a whole new system and it makes you feel great seeing results like these.

We shot these portraits at a private residents in Sharyland, Texas. The quince was great to work with, she was very open to our ideas and use of the home. We used a mix of ambient light and studio light. What I love about the my Fujifilm XH1 is I get to use my old school Canon FD and Nikon G lenses on the body with an adapter. Check out some of our favorite shots from this session.

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Zarah Zamora – Quince Portraits – Casa Polonia

Super excited to share our very first quince portrait session of 2020. We shot these photos are one of our favorite locations; Casa Polonia, located in Weslaco, Texas. When Zarah’s mom described her dress to me I knew that Casa Polina would be the perfect location to photographer her. Marlene (mom) is a returning client. We photographed her engagement photos and wedding day and I am very grateful that she thought about us again to capture this milestone for her family. These are my favorite photos from this Quince Portrait Session at Casa Polonia in Weslaco, Texas. 12.21.19_BLOG_Zarah Zamora Quince Portraits_BBP-2928_WEB12.21.19_BLOG_Zarah Zamora Quince Portraits_BBP-2973_WEB12.21.19_BLOG_Zarah Zamora Quince Portraits_BBP-3001_WEB12.21.19_BLOG_Zarah Zamora Quince Portraits_BBP-3027_WEB12.21.19_BLOG_Zarah Zamora Quince Portraits_BBP-3057_WEB12.21.19_BLOG_Zarah Zamora Quince Portraits_BBP-3083_WEB12.21.19_BLOG_Zarah Zamora Quince Portraits_BBP-3097_WEB12.21.19_BLOG_Zarah Zamora Quince Portraits_BBP-3113_WEB12.21.19_BLOG_Zarah Zamora Quince Portraits_BBP-3169_WEB12.21.19_BLOG_Zarah Zamora Quince Portraits_BBP-3197_WEB

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Chelsea Pena Quince – South Padre Island, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

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This quince photo shoot was one of my very first sessions as a “professional”. Very excited to be sharing older work so you can see the progress of how I have developed as a photographer. Even in 2010 I was taking risks and challenging myself to capture beautiful photos for my clients. Here is a great South Padre Island Quince Portrait Session that I still enjoy seeing today. 09.14.07_High Res_Chelsea Pena Quince_BBP-_WEB09.14.07_High Res_Chelsea Pena Quince_BBP--3_WEB09.14.07_High Res_Chelsea Pena Quince_BBP--4_WEB09.14.07_High Res_Chelsea Pena Quince_BBP--5_WEB09.14.07_High Res_Chelsea Pena Quince_BBP-0338_WEB09.14.07_High Res_Chelsea Pena Quince_BBP-02799_WEB09.14.07_High Res_Chelsea Pena Quince_BBP-02804_WEB09.14.07_High Res_Chelsea Pena Quince_BBP-0366_WEB09.14.07_High Res_Chelsea Pena Quince_BBP-0353_WEB09.14.07_High Res_Chelsea Pena Quince_BBP-2_WEB

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Dez Quince Portraits – McAllen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Downtown McAllen has always been one of my favorite places to photograph my clients. It’s filled with beautiful textures and colors as well as lush greenery. I usually like to start off at Archer Park and work our way down N. Main Street finding beautiful backdrops. Here are some great photos I took of this quince. 09.16.19_High Res_Dez Quince Portraits_BBP-5501_WEB09.16.19_High Res_Dez Quince Portraits_BBP-5530_WEB09.16.19_High Res_Dez Quince Portraits_BBP-5616_WEB09.16.19_High Res_Dez Quince Portraits_BBP-5638_WEB09.16.19_High Res_Dez Quince Portraits_BBP-5717_WEB09.16.19_High Res_Dez Quince Portraits_BBP-5770_WEB09.16.19_High Res_Dez Quince Portraits_BBP-5849_WEB09.16.19_High Res_Dez Quince Portraits_BBP-5881_WEB

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Krystal Luna Quince Portraits – Hidalgo Pump House – Ben Briones Studios

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Morgan Mills – Quince Portraits – South Padre Island, Texas

Anyone ever done a 4am photo shoot at South Padre Island? It’s a lot of fun especially if you are professional photographer. The colors are beautiful and capturing an image like that for your client is such a treat! The sky from sunrise and on on a beautiful morning at beach front will always get you great images. Here are some photos I took for my client at South Padre Island.

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Behind the Scenes from this South Padre Island, Texas photo shoot.

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Alicia Quince Portraits – International Museum of Art & Science – Ben Briones Studios

There was once upon a time were I shot a quince photo shoot at the International Museum of Art & Science in McAllen, Texas. I am not too sure if they allow photo session to happen at the Museum anymore but at least I got to say I did it. The photo shoot was short and simple. Her Mom didn’t want anything too fancy but did want some unique shots so I think the Museum was the best place to take the photos. Here are some of my favorite shots. Alicia Quince_HighRes_BenBrionesStudios-32_WEBAlicia Quince_HighRes_BenBrionesStudios-27_WEBAlicia Quince_HighRes_BenBrionesStudios-20_WEBAlicia Quince_Edits_BBP-10_WEBAlicia Quince_Edits_BBP-4_WEB

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Destiny Love Quince – McAllen, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Typically you tend to see Quince portraits photographed outdoor but for this winter wonderland style quince we chose to take the photos inside to make them look more elegant and so they can be closer to the winter theme. I really love how these shots came out because The Gala Special Events is always decorated beautifully. Here are my favorite shots from this quince photo session. You can also view more photos from her actual event here: https://benbriones.com/2014/12/09/destiny-love-pena-quince-ben-briones-studios/

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Cristina Quince – Archer Park – McAllen, Texas

Shot these beautiful photos at one of my favorite locations in McAllen, Texas. Archer Park off Main St. is a nice park surrounded by great backdrops. I love the way these photos came out! Enjoy. 10.22.17_PRINT_Christina Quince_BBS-0026_WEB10.22.17_PRINT_Christina Quince_BBS-0076_WEB10.22.17_PRINT_Christina Quince_BBS-0039_WEB10.22.17_PRINT_Christina Quince_BBS-0091_WEB10.22.17_PRINT_Christina Quince_BBS-0124_WEB10.22.17_PRINT_Christina Quince_BBS-0096_WEB10.22.17_PRINT_Christina Quince_BBS-0140_WEB10.22.17_PRINT_Christina Quince_BBS-0212_WEB

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Jazlyn’s Quince Portraits – Mission, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Today is this young ladies Quince and we are excited to photograph this special event. A few years back I photographed her sister’s quince and today I’m excited to continue to be this families photographer.

We took some beautiful portraits of Ms. Jazz in her formal dress at Mario’s Banquet & Conference Center in Mission, Texas and then we took some fashionable shots at La Lomita Park in Granjeno, Texas. Here are some of my favorite shots from this photo shoot! 04.22.18_PRINT_Jazz Quince Shoot_BBS-3920_WEB04.22.18_PRINT_Jazz Quince Shoot_BBS-3960_WEB04.22.18_PRINT_Jazz Quince Shoot_BBS-3994_WEB04.22.18_PRINT_Jazz Quince Shoot_BBS-4095_WEB04.22.18_PRINT_Jazz Quince Shoot_BBS-4130_WEB04.22.18_PRINT_Jazz Quince Shoot_BBS-4158_WEB04.22.18_PRINT_Jazz Quince Shoot_BBS-4188_WEB04.22.18_PRINT_Jazz Quince Shoot_BBS-4217_WEB04.22.18_PRINT_Jazz Quince Shoot_BBS-4239_WEB

Victoria Villarreal – Quinta Mazatlan – McAllen, Texas

This was one of the most fun quince portrait photo shoots we did this summer! Victoria was lovely her family was lovely and all that reflects in these photographs. My team and I were amazed by the detail of Victoria’s gown. Her makeup was flawless as well and she just did super well during the photo shoot.

We cooperatively chose the Quinta Mazatlan World Birding Center in McAllen, Texas because it offers beautiful indoor and outdoor settings that really lends itself photography. For this specific shoot we started indoors but quickly made our way outside because it was, in my opinion, the best place these photographs because nature and beauty always mix well. Here are our favorite shots from this session.

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Karissa’s Quince Session – Mcallen Convention Center – Mcallen Texas

Today we are joining this beautiful young lady in celebrating her fifteen birthday! Congratulations Karissa! Thank you for trusting us to capture these beautiful portraits of you to document this special milestone in your life. Sara and I had a lot of fun hanging out with you at the McAllen Convention Center and taking these great photos of you.

Photo Credit: Ben Briones

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Rachelle Galindo – Alice in Wonderland Quince – Ben Briones Studios

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This has to be one of the most creative and fun quince photo shoots I’ve done in my career. When my colleague Galindo came to me for photography services for his daughter’s quince he warned me it would be different. I shrugged it off but little did I know what I was getting myself into.

This young woman had a vision and we executed that vision. Her theme was Alice In Wonderland. She was literally having an Alice in Wonderland themed Quinceaña. She had a custom order dress, we also had amazing probs, a live bunny and a sweet location that fit the theme perfectly.

My team and I were able to create some surreal scenes and shots for Rachelle. This session really challenged our creativity and lighting skills but the hardest part was keeping track of the bunny because it was hopping all over the place.

Enjoy this creative quinceañera photo session. Photo Credit: Adriana Euresti, Ben Briones

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Melanie Quince Portrait – Alamo, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

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We photographed Ms. Melanie at the Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge in Alamo, Texas back in 2012. I really love this Quinceañera portrait session because of how vibrant and unique her dress was.

The color of the dress really popped with with the earthly tones of the Refuge. Five years ago we had a vision for this session and we made it happen and today I still look at these photos and smile because of how they turned out. Enjoy!  2012_01_29_melaniequincenera__bbp_blog12012_01_29_melaniequincenera__bbp_blog22012_01_29_melaniequincenera__bbp_blog32012_01_29_melaniequincenera__bbp_blog42012_01_29_melaniequincenera__bbp_blog52012_01_29_melaniequincenera__bbp_blog6

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