Best of 2020 | Melanie Foster Photography | Bartlesville OK Photographer Oh boy. A best of blog almost 4 months into the. year? Haha this is long overdue. I wasn’t even going to put this post together, until our wedding photographer did her 2020 recap (that we are included in!) and it was the kick […]

Happy 2021!!! We had a whirlwind of a holiday season…especially with it being our first one married! After quick trips to Branson, MO with the Russell side and Plano, Texas for my family’s Christmas, we jetted off (after about 7 flight delays!) to Santa Rosa Beach, Florida with some of our best friends to ring […]

The Grand Ivory Wedding – The Russells – Our Favorite Moments It’s my first blog as Melanie Russell!!!!! How fun is that!? We took a much needed hiatus for the month of September to celebrate all things wedding & honeymoon (and home renovation!) but I am glad to be back to share some of the […]

This is a BIG WEEK! A few weeks ago, we announced that Melanie Foster Photography is moving to Bartlesville! Today, we’re letting you in on ANOTHER secret we’ve been keeping… As of this Friday, I will officially be a full-time photographer! For SEVEN YEARS, I’ve dreamt about this day! And even getting to announce it […]

The Next Chapter for Melanie Foster Photography | Bartlesville OK Photographer I’m writing this post the day we are officially closing on our new home in Bartlesville. I’m posting it about a month later, but I can tell you one thing I thought I was sure about this time last year: I was never going […]

Summertime. Cookouts and barbecue. The lake. Fireworks. Bugspray and sunscreen. Red, white, and blue. Honoring the freedom and independence that so many have made the ultimate sacrifice for. From Memorial Day to Labor Day, I frequently listen to my Fourth of July playlist on Spotify, so it’s only natural that “God Bless America” was stuck […]