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Awesome Photography!

I’ve had the pleasure of working with Mel on a few different shoots and he has been nothing short of a consummate professional and a simple pleasure to work with. His genuine love and passion for photography enables him to cultivate a fun and comfortable shooting environment. With Mel, you never have to feel self-conscious,…

Nicolette Lynch

The Odom Wedding

I had the pleasure of working with Mel for my July 2016 wedding ceremony. I was referred to him by a friend who spoke very highly of his work and had worked with him on several different occasions. Because my wedding was small and somewhat untraditional, Mel was able to help create a personalized package…

Chantè Odom

Professional, attentive, accommodating, patient, punctual and supportive.

My husband and I hired Mel for our engagement and wedding photos. When I first meet Mel he gave me a sense of comfort which was a plus. I knew from the day I sat down with him that he would be my photographer. Mel went above and beyond to make our day memorable. He…

Ebony Hurst

Thank you for capturing our wedding memories

I would like to say thank you Mel for doing such an awesome job at my wedding and I look forward to working with you even more.

Xavia Taborn


I was introduced to Mel through a mutual fellow photographer and I am very happy he did! Mel worked his magic recently at my birthday bash. His attention to detail really impressed me! He has a very good eye when it comes to angles and background details. Mel captured every special moment and some very…

Dilsa David

Priceless Moments!!!

My family and I know Mel for a few years, and I knew photography was his hobby back then. When I decided to schedule our family portrait session, I knew I needed to contact Mel for that, because I knew I could count on him to make my boys and my husband feel comfortable. You…

Sandra Almeida


Beauty Shoot Image

Mel is so down to earth. I have worked with him several times and have even had him do my mother’s headshots. If you are not comfortable in front of the camera do not worry, he will guide and direct you to ensure he gets the best angles for your complexion, height, weight, everything. He…

Erika Edmundo

I want to thank Brother Mel

I want to thank Brother Mel for the pictures he took of me, my girl and the little ones.  He did a very professional and excellent job.  I recommend anyone who wants pictures to check out this brother.

Marvin J. Hall

You capture the moment “Unforgettable”

First and foremost, I want to thank you and your lovely wife for the professionalism and the warmth y’all showed us. The maternity pictures came out great. My wife is 9 months pregnant and you took your time and made her feel comfortable. You didn’t rush, nor get impatient with us. Instead you took your…

Raheem & Jessenia

I am so happy with…

Headshot of JJ

I am so happy with the photos! Not only did the photos come out awesome but I must say Mel was great to work with. He was on time, professional, fun and heard my requests. Plus, he kept his word. Everything was done seamlessly. I look forward to working with you again soon!!


Moments to treasure forever

When me and my husband decided we were going to get married in less than five months we knew we had a challenge.  To get everything and everyone together in such a short period of time would be difficult but with Gods help he put great people on our journey to the alter and Mel…

Qiydaar and Shay-La Simmons

Excellent job! … Professional and personal touch…

We just want to thank Mel so much for capturing all the special moments of my husband/mom-in-law’s milestone birthday party… from candid shots to family portraits all pics were beautifully done … Awesome job Mel! Kim

Rob & Kim Oliver

I want to thank you

marvetts 50th birthday

I want to thank you Mel for taking such wonderful and amazing pictures of my special birthday celebration with my family and friends. You were very professional and good @ what you do.  Keep up the good work.

Marvett Pryce

The best photographer I’ve ever met

Hezekiah Wedding Portrait

Thanks for the best engagement and wedding photos. You did an amazing job.  Everything was so natural.  You captured every moment. You’re the best at what you do and I’m so happy I chose you to capture every memorable moment that I will cherish forever. Thanks again Mel!!!!

Melanie Hezekiah

Incredible pictures!

Marc and Paiges Portrait

Mel did pictures for me and my wife through the Hearts Apart foundation. We had never had our pictures taken before and we were looking forward to it. He kept everything fun, professional, and enjoyable. The pictures came out better than I could have imagined! He knew exactly what to do and gave us pictures…

Marc Reinecker

From a satisfied wedding client…

Mel, Dave and I can’t thank you enough. Bless Up! Bless up! You’re the best. -Lisa

Lisa & David Williams

Warm Professional Style

Oestricher Family Portrait

Your images are inspiring, your warm professional style allows clients to put their trust in you, and what you do. Meeting you was not just luck, it is a blessing. GO MEL!! living vicariously through you.

Frances Oestricher

The pictures tell the story

Thank you Mel for capturing our family’s 1st “Christmas to Remember.” The pictures tell the story.

Kathleen Thompson-Johnson

Mel Gattis Photography helps makes Dreams Come True

Memories are so precious to us. Weddings, Christenings, Showers, Reunions, Parties, etc… We put so much time and energy into every detail making sure your event is perfect. That day finally comes and it’s all that you hoped it would be. You remember things in your mind’s eye, but could not possibly absorb it all.…

Kathleen Ridley Cheek