Fashionista Friday

Posted on September 25th, 2009 in Fashionista Friday) by admin | 0 Comments »

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Today marks the beginning of the Fall series of Fashionista Fridays! For the next 5 weeks we’ll be bringing you coordinating fashions from GAP and Old Navy – but really, these ideas will translate to any stores. It’s all about coordinating colors, not the actual clothing items themselves. Learning to mix colors and blending in a single color palette so that YOU are the focus of your family portrait and not your clothing  – it’s an art and a science and I’m here to help.


Using the palette boxes on the left, you can see exactly what colors to use for accessories and be sure to keep bottoms very simple. Brown, khaki, black, navy, or denim. TADA!

See more of Phoenix Photographer Melissa Kahn’s work at Priceless Reflections.

FRESH FACES! |Phoenix Photographer|

Posted on September 15th, 2009 in Scottsdale Family Photographer, Uncategorized, phoenix family photographer) by admin | 0 Comments »

Fresh Faces Contest!!!

How does it work? If you have a child between the ages of 6 months and 12 years of age and have not had a session with Melissa in the past year, you can enter.

Submit a recent (non-professional) photo to Melissa at – Be sure to put FRESH FACES in the subject line. (at this time prints will not be accepted)

Entries close October 4 : midnight EST. Voting will begin on  Monday October 11th  and run until Friday, October 16th.

Entries are limited to 30 entrants, so enter quickly!

All entries must include the child’s name, date of birth, and a valid contact email of parent or legal guardian (grandparents, you must have permission from parents to enter your grandchild. No names will be publicly announced. Also, if someone referred you to the contest that is a current client, please include their name so I can give them the proper thank you.
Twins and multiples may be entered together.

All submitted photos must be recent (within 6 weeks of submission)
Once entries close, the photos will be posted on the blog and be voted for by the public.

What does the winner receive?

There will be two (2) winning places: Grand prize and a runner up (based on total votes)

Grand Prize winner: Receives a complimentary session for themselves and one to give to a friend.

Second Place winner: Receives a complimentary session for themselves.
By entering the contest you agree to sign a model release. The model release allows me to use the photos from your session on my website and brochures.

But wait… My kids don’t qualify!!!

That’s okay! We still need you! Just forward this information to all of your friends and if they are one of the winners you will receive a $50 print gift card to use at your next session!

We encourage you to forward this information to your friends even if you are entering the contest as well; however there are a few notes that you (and they) will want to be aware of before entering.

Child(ren) entered must not have been photographed by us within the past year as of the date of contest entry.

One entry per child. (if you have more than one child you may enter them individually as separate contestants; however, the winning session will be limited to the winning child only)

Standard session policies apply including but not limited to model release signature, ordering session to be completed in person, and all sales are final.

All photos submitted may be in color or in black and white and have been taken within the past 6 weeks of submission.

Submitted photos must NOT be from a professional photographer. We take no responsibility whatsoever for copyrighted materials submitted in this contest. By submitting copyrighted photographs into this contest you are accepting all legal repercussions that may arise from the owner of the copyright. Photos previously taken by Priceless Reflections are not eligible.

Entrants may be from anywhere; however, the winning entrant must be wiling to travel to us to complete the session.

We reserves the right to disqualify or deny entry to anyone at his or her discretion. This includes any clients who are banned from booking because of copyright infringement, outstanding balances, etc.

The Fresh Faces winners must book their session within 6 weeks of being named the winner.

In order to receive complementary session and print credits, the session date must be booked and completed before  April 30th, 2009.

Complimentary session is NON-TRANSFERABLE.

The digital version of the photo you submit becomes property of us for purposes of promoting the Fresh Faces contest.. By entering this contest you are allowing us to post the submitted photo of your child in a public matter on blog website or in display promoting the Fresh Faces contest.

See more of Phoenix Photographer Melissa Kahn’s work at Priceless Reflections.

Cantor Investiture {Phoenix Event Photographer}

Posted on September 13th, 2009 in phoenix event photographer) by admin | 0 Comments »

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While our nation remembered the 8th anniversary of the tragedies in New York City, Pennsylvania, and Washington, DC on September 11, 2009, the friends and family of  R.P. celebrated her investiture as a cantor at Sun Lakes All Faith Chapel in Phoenix. For all in attendance, perhaps especially the Jewish war veterans, something good and light on such a dark day raised spirits even more than usual.





awww, just look at that big smile and happy family! Congratulations on your accomplishment, Ronda! Thank you for inviting Priceless Reflections  to be your event photographer on your special day.  Mazel Tov!

See more of Phoenix Photographer Melissa Kahn’s work at Priceless Reflections.