Melissa Gallagher

Chattanooga Party Photographer

Chattanooga Birthday Party Photographer – Pumpkins & Chevron First Birthday

By Melissa Gallagher / September 16, 2014 / Comments Off on Chattanooga Birthday Party Photographer – Pumpkins & Chevron First Birthday

I don’t often step outside my role as a newborn photographer.  When I do, it’s usually for the families of “my” babies.  This time, I got to be a Chattanooga birthday party photographer – and it was so much fun!  Easton’s amazing mom put together a stunning party with an orange and aqua theme tied…

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Chattanooga Newborn Photographer

Chattanooga Newborn Photographer – Sweet Baby Carolina

By Melissa Gallagher / September 16, 2014 / Comments Off on Chattanooga Newborn Photographer – Sweet Baby Carolina

I may be a Chattanooga newborn photographer, but sometimes my clients come from further away.  Miss Carolina traveled from Dunlap to visit me!  I am so, so grateful that she did, too!  She was just such a precious baby girl.  Actually, their whole family is just fantastic!  Her big brother might be one of the sweetest…

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Man Photography – Portraits of Men in all Their Manliness

By Melissa Gallagher / June 16, 2014 / Comments Off on Man Photography – Portraits of Men in all Their Manliness

Man photography. Lately I’ve been intrigued with portraits of men. Something about the way they act like they don’t want their picture made, but you know they really do. They’ve made a life to be proud of and they have these hopes and ideas down inside them that they never really get to explore because…

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What to expect during your newborn session – Chattanooga newborn photography

By Melissa Gallagher / June 12, 2014 / Comments Off on What to expect during your newborn session – Chattanooga newborn photography

Newborn photography is a special discipline within portraiture that not every photographer can do well – it is about so much more than a technical knowledge of photography and lighting and having the right equipment.  It requires patience and confidence.  It requires an intimate understanding of a newborn’s world – and the world they’ve spent…

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Engaged to be Married this June! – Chattanooga Engagement Photos

By Melissa Gallagher / May 20, 2014 / Comments Off on Engaged to be Married this June! – Chattanooga Engagement Photos

Brandon and Whitney are an amazing photography team so I was thrilled and, I won’t lie, a bit nervous when they asked me to be their wedding photographer! I’ll tell you what, this couple really lives out true love and I’m so happy to get to see it play out. It’s always an inspiration to…

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