Sunday, December 27, 2009

Beautiful sisters

This little doll is one I know well. She is like a little sister to my boys. We absolutely love her. She brought her big sisters over for a photo shoot the other day and the three of them were such a pleasure. Thank you girls :)


Thursday, December 24, 2009

Can I keep them?

I love that I get to meet so many adorable kids, and these three are absolutely adorable. I loved taking their pictures. Thank you for coming down cute family. Here are a few of my favorites from your shoot:





I wish I could look this good in a picture! You are gorgeous.


Thursday, December 17, 2009

Just in time for Christmas

These were taken for grandparent Christmas gifts, but I'm assured I won't spoil the surprise by posting them. I'm so glad because how can I resist sharing a smile like this one?


These kids were so darling:


Wednesday, November 25, 2009

More from Saturday

I'm still editing but have a few more pics to post from our shoot on Saturday. I hope you all have a happy Thanksgiving!




Monday, November 23, 2009

Sneak peek

Is this a little Brooke Shields or what? This child is beautiful. I'm just getting started on the editing from this sitting but I'm in love with this picture and had to post it now. More to come later.

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Saturday, November 21, 2009


What a crazy, fun photo shoot! My little studio was bursting at the seams yesterday with eight of the cutest cousins you've ever seen. This family has reason to be proud, their kids are just beautiful. So family, here is a sneak peak at your photo shoot -- expect a CD next week.







This family had two darling newborn babies. One of the dads came so we were able to do a mini newborn shoot as well.

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

More newborn pics

I've been meaning to post these for a few days now, just haven't had the time. So here are a few more of this cute baby boy. I can't believe how many pics he smiled for. He must have the sweetest dreams :)





Thursday, November 5, 2009

Happy newborn preview

This little guy was all smiles. I couldn't resist posting the first two pictures I've edited because he looks so sweet. I wish I knew what he was dreaming about :)



Saturday, October 3, 2009

It's October!!

The weather is cool, the leaves are crisp, and the pumpkin patches are open for business. This has to be one of the best in the valley, it's in South Jordan, just south of The District. They have about a dozen tractors for the kids to play on and a mini corn maze, not to mention more pumpkins than I have ever seen in one place before. If you know of a better one, let me know!




Wednesday, September 23, 2009

More pics from Tuesday

Working on the editing and I am loving these kids. I just had to post a few more -- this time I've got some of big brother too.


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This is one of the little shoes I mentioned before.



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Tuesday, September 22, 2009

A preview

I had the best time this morning taking pics of two adorable kids. They were so good! Mom had gone all out on baby's outfit -- starting with the most hysterical shoes I've ever seen. Seriously, the girl had on zebra stripe baby high heels. They were too dang cute. I've only just started to go through the pics, but I had to put a preview up for Mom. Isn't this the cutest baby!


Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Saturday adventures

There was a feature on KSL a while ago about roadside eats where they featured the Road Island Diner. It's an actual vintage diner that was trucked across the country and restored right here in Utah. Ever since I saw the feature, I have been dying to check it out for myself and take some pictures there. I finally got my chance on Saturday. I took my sister and a couple of her kids -- we'd been meaning to take pics of them and we both thought the diner would be fun. We stopped for a picnic on our way there and then enjoyed shakes at the diner. Walking through the door was like going back in time. The restoration was extremely detailed. I would definitely recommend a visit (but don't expect your meal to be speedy).


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I could have edited off the chocolate ring around my nephew's mouth, but it just felt so right to leave it there :)

Saturday, August 22, 2009

A few more from the newborn session

Ok, I'm ready to post a few more. This little guy and his family were such fun to work with -- seriously nice people. Thanks for stopping by :)




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Friday, August 21, 2009

Darling newborn

I got to spend yesterday evening photographing this sweet baby boy and his family. He was curious and wide-eyed the whole time. He reminded me a lot of my boys :) So here is a sneak peek with more to come later:


Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Welcome to Melinda Bryant Photography

While I'm in the process of building a website complete with galleries to display my work, I hope you will have fun browsing here. These represent a handful of my favorite pictures for the last few months. I would love to hear what you think, so please feel free to leave your comments.



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