"God to me has a plan... He told me to love you for the rest of your life and hold you like no other until our time on earth is done....."
And just like that... your story began....I'm here to help you tell it!
Frame by Frame (FXF) Photography is a Southern Oregon based studio, located in the heart of the Rogue Valley, serving Medford, Grants Pass and surrounding areas.
We are an on location studio, specializing in an artistic, cinematic and photojournalist approach to Couples, Family, Maternity, High School Senior, Formal Bridal and Lifestyle photography.
Capturing YOUR love story at its rawest is my passion,
I love EVERY single aspect of telling love stories through photography and providing my couples with a tangible piece of their love story to hang on the walls of their home!
I equally love the whole experience of capturing everyday life for those as passionate about "freezing" time as much as I am!
Documenting your family's little precious moments...year after year as your children grow, your senior graduates, your child gets engaged or celebrating your 50th anniversary with your spouse, spending time with you and being part of your lives means everything to me.
It started at just eight years old when my father bought me my first 110 camera, honing my craft in high school and pursuing my passion in business after my first child was born.
For me... this isn't just a "job" its who I am!
I believe making and capturing moments is what life is all about and live for telling the life stories of my clients through dramatic and emotional photography..
I strive to give my clients a session they can look back on through their images and feel the emotions all over again.
I am honored that you found your way here and look forward to telling your story soon!
"Melissa is amazing! Her photos are always absolutely breathtaking!"-Debbie Baker
"So professional and fun! Truly captures the best moments in time for our family. I would highly recommend Frame by Frame Photography for anyone looking for a great photographer!"-Kyle Struthers
"You will not be disappointed by Melissa. Her work is amazing and magical. Highly recommend and will forever choose Frame by Frame Photography!"-Crystal Buhler
We aim to give you more than you thought possible. After all, you deserve it.
Showcasing your love story is my top priority.
Using a dramatic and emotion invoking approach to your session, I aim to help you feel all the feels when you look at your images for years to come.
"What should we expect in a session?"
-Great question! I approach every session with telling your individual love story in mind... whether you are a silly, fun loving couple or a deeply passionate couple, I will guide you into your emotional state and capture YOUR specific love story!
"What if we are shy in front of the camera people?"
-Not a problem! My goal is to capture you in your REAL element, not a posed, stiff version of you! I ask all my clients to just "be them" and not to even look at the camera unless I ask them to!
You can never put a price on a memory, each moment only happens once.
"Are RAW images included in our package?"
-TRUST me when I say I spend a ton of time making sure that I am choosing all the BEST images from your session! Rest assured that the gallery I provide to my clients is the "cream of the crop"! For that reason and to protect the integrity of my branding, no RAW files are given out.
"Will you help us pick outfits if we are stumped?"
-OF COURSE!! Each session has its own "style" and location "vibe" if after choosing a location you are stuck on what to wear, I am more than happy to help you coordinate that!
"What do we do now?"
-Glad you asked!Its SIMPLE! Click the "LET"S DO THIS" button and let the storytelling begin!