Estero Llano Grande State Park – Photography Nature Walk

A while back Sara and I invited her sister Mary and boyfriend Alex to a photography nature walk at Estero Llano Grande State Park in Weslaco, Texas. These are some of my top shots taken with my Fujifilm XH-1. If you know my work you know I am not a nature photographer but I haveContinue reading “Estero Llano Grande State Park – Photography Nature Walk”

Bianca and Art Engagement Session – Estero Llano Grande State Park – Ben Briones Studios

Excited to share these beautiful engagement photos taken a few weeks back at Estero Llano Grande State Park in Weslaco, Texas. My couple and I had originally planned to go to San Antonio, Texas to take their photos there but due to this COVID-19 scare we decided to take the photos in our own backyard.Continue reading “Bianca and Art Engagement Session – Estero Llano Grande State Park – Ben Briones Studios”

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.Continue reading “Zarah Zamora – Quince Portraits – Casa Polonia”

Kody and Jasmine – Surprise Proposal – Weslaco, TX

Check out this beautiful surprise engagement shot at Estero Llano Grande in Weslaco, Texas. Kody and I had met a few weeks before to chat and plan how this was going to unfold. If you are planning a surprise engagement I would advise planning something out with your photographer so you can get great photosContinue reading “Kody and Jasmine – Surprise Proposal – Weslaco, TX”

Gabie & Manuel Engagement – Casa Polonia – Weslaco, Texas

Excited to share Gabie and Manuel’s engagements that we took at the popular photo shoot venue in Weslaco, Texas, Casa Polonia!  We did a set of outdoor and indoor photos for them.  This couple was so much fun to work with.  They trusted me with some of my crazy angles and ideas and I’m gladContinue reading “Gabie & Manuel Engagement – Casa Polonia – Weslaco, Texas”

Ashley Jasso – Bridal Portraits – Casa Polonia

Yesterday we photographed this beautiful brides wedding and I’m super excited to finally show off her bridal portraits shot at the famous Casa Polonia in Weslaco, Texas! If you are interested in getting bridal portraits done and would like some pricing information please fill out the contact form below.

Cynthia Jasso – Grad Portraits – Estero Llano Grande State Park

This weekend I had the pleasure of photographing this beautiful grad, Mrs. Cynthia Jasso. She is graduating with her Masters in from Texas A&M University-Commerce. We decided on taking her graduation photos at the famous Weslaco park called Estero Llano Grande State Park. I really love the way these photos came out. It had beenContinue reading “Cynthia Jasso – Grad Portraits – Estero Llano Grande State Park”

80th Birthday Party – Weslaco, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Turning 80 years old is something special and should be be celebrated! We were recently hired to photograph a special birthday party at Pimiento’s Event Center in Weslaco, Texas! Here are out favorite shots from this 80th Birthday Party Celebration!  If you are having a special event for a loved one and would like professionalContinue reading “80th Birthday Party – Weslaco, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Vanessa Silva B-Day Shoot – Weslaco, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

We celebrated Vanessa’s big 3-0 with beautiful unique birthday portraits. Ms. Vanessa chose to take her portraits at the Estero Llano Grande State Park in Weslaco, Texas, one of my personal favorite locations to take pictures at. I have worked with Vanessa before so the photo shoot went smoothly because we felt comfortable with each other. OurContinue reading “Vanessa Silva B-Day Shoot – Weslaco, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Lola’s B-Day Adventure – Weslaco, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

Last weekend I photographed this beauty. Lola, is the daughter of a good friend. She wanted to take her daughter’s photos for her birthday so we setup a photoshoot at her aunts private residence in Weslaco, Texas. She wanted a dreamy type photo shoot and I think we achieved that! I love how the photosContinue reading “Lola’s B-Day Adventure – Weslaco, Texas – Ben Briones Studios”

Jayda Gabrielle Portraits – Casa Polonia – Weslaco Texas

Pretty in pink, Miss Jayda Gabrielle looked stunning in her Quinceañera portraits that we took at Casa Polonia located of Texas Boulevard in Weslaco, TX.  The location’s timeless elegance went great with Jayda’s beautiful Quinceañera dresses. Jayda began her photo session wearing her classic soft pink gown, and later changed into a less formal hot pinkContinue reading “Jayda Gabrielle Portraits – Casa Polonia – Weslaco Texas”

Stephany & Harry Engagement | Estero Llano Grande State Park | Weslaco,Texas

A month ago we had the pleasure of photographing these love birds, Stephany and Harry.  They wanted a green scenery and a walk bridge for their engagement session and we had an awesome area here in Weslaco, Texas just for that.   We made our way to Estero Llano Grade State Park, once entering itContinue reading “Stephany & Harry Engagement | Estero Llano Grande State Park | Weslaco,Texas”

Glory Iris Baptismal Family Photos | Estero Llano Grande State Park | Weslaco, Texas

Last Sunday I shot some early morning beautiful family photos of the Barnes Family but the star of the photo shoot was Miss Glory Iris Barnes. Later that Sunday morning she was going to get baptized and the family wanted to celebrate with pictures before the ceremony. We did this photo shoot at Estero Llano Grande StateContinue reading “Glory Iris Baptismal Family Photos | Estero Llano Grande State Park | Weslaco, Texas”

Jaime’s 15th Hawaiian Luau – Weslaco, Texas – Ben Briones Studios

You only turn 15 once, so why not have a Luau?  Mr. Jaime and his awesome mother reached out to us first for a photo both for this unique Hawaiian Luau in Weslaco, Texas.  Soon after this family booked our photo booth they also hired us for photography services. The excitement for me comes whenContinue reading “Jaime’s 15th Hawaiian Luau – Weslaco, 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”