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Natural, Joyful and Classic family photographs are my jam! I want you to have fun and make memories while I capture them at our session.

 

It starts way before the session though with tips on What to Wear, help picking a great location that fits your family's style and advice on how to prep everyone (including Dad)!

 

Take a look at my portfolio below to be sure I’m just what you are looking for!

Worried about what to wear for your family session?

No problem I’ve got you covered with a What to Wear Guide plus tons of Pinterest inspiration for you and the whole family!

Photographers in Northern Va

"Melissa is the BEST of the best! So patient with kiddos and so talented! She’s photographed our family for life events for the last 4 years and her work is unmatched!! We love her!!"Taylor

Melissa Arlena Photography is based in Fredericksburg, Va but serves all of Washington, DC and Northern Virginia including Alexandria, Arlington, Burke, Centreville, Fairfax, Herndon, Lorton, Manassas, McLean, Quantico, Reston, Springfield, Stafford, Tysons Corner, Vienna, and Woodbridge. She offers maternity, lifestyle newborn, and family photography in her relaxed, natural, and joyful style.

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Baby Photographers in Northern Virginia

diyer, sailor, mother, dog lover, military wife

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based out of Fredericksburg, Virginia