Sylvan the Dog | Flagstaff Pet Photographer

Dog in a bandana sitting in the sunshine by Melissa Dunstan Flagstaff Pet Photographer

A few times a year I’m called by clients for a Ginger Session, an end of life celebration photo session. Ginger Sessions are named after my heart dog, my darling, sweet and precious Ginger Dawg who walked with me as my best friend from 1999 until 2007. They are a profound part of my business … Read more

How to choose a wedding photographer

How to choose a wedding photographer

You’ve just said “YES”! and we couldn’t be more thrilled for you!  Planning a wedding is exciting and a lot of fun and then, wowzers, it becomes stressful.  The last thing you’re thinking of is hiring a wedding photographer. I remember thinking about wedding colors until I cried.  Who knew there were so many shades … Read more

Why Low Light Skills is Important for Wedding Photography

Sedona Wedding at night time with sparkler photo with the shutter low speed to make the light trail by Melissa Dunstan Flagstaff Wedding Photographer

Consistency is so important when it comes to the work of a wedding photographer and an element not to overlook when choosing someone to document your day. Low Light skills can set your photographer apart. Y’all, let me be really honest. It’s easy to get photos during the dreamy golden hour of the day. Just … Read more

Top Flagstaff Photo Locations | Flagstaff Photographer

Flagstaff is a great town, offering everything from natural areas to downtown funky looks. Looking for Flagstaff photo locations can be overwhelming, so I hope this little list can assist you in choosing the backdrop that resonates with you. Aspen Corner Without a doubt, Aspen Corner comes in at number one because of it’s beauty. … Read more

Outdoor Headshots in a Natural and Urban Setting

Business Professional during his outdoor headshot session in Flagstaff by Melissa Dunstan Flagstaff Headshot Photographer

Outdoor Headshots in a natural setting and modern scape Outdoor headshots are, without a doubt, one of my favorite things to do for my clients. I love hearing about my clients goal, aspirations and dreams. I guess you could say that I’m a big of a business junkie. Well, to be transparent, I’m completely obsessed … Read more