Nikia and James are getting married this fall. You know your engagement session is going to be awesome when your bride to be is daring enough to climb up into door wells and bold enough to entice her man to come up after her! Nikia, James, and I photographed in downtown Detroit and despite the […]

A very sweet family welcomed their new little baby and I had the privilege of photographing them all together in their home. You may remember Courtney and Nate from their Historic Courthouse Wedding here. The details from their wedding are only surpassed by their son’s gorgeous nursery. The nautical theme is featured throughout the room […]

Get ready for an awesome year-end review! 2014 has been an amazing year! From weddings to newborns and first birthdays to family portraits, I have loved photographing my clients. I have been blessed with the opportunity to capture such meaningful moments. 2014YearEnd from Melissa Matz on Vimeo. If you need a photographer, I would love […]

I am so excited to share these photos of Jessica and Bronson from their downtown Rochester engagement session. Not only are they an awesome couple that was super fun to photograph, but I am going to photograph their wedding next summer! The first night that we had scheduled the session rained. Rained hard. We regrouped […]