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The blind leading the blind.

visually impaired woman at train station. demonstrating how her cane helps her get around.

No joke. A decade ago, my mom became legally blind through a series of retinal detachments. She has partial vision and some days are better than others, but for all intents and purposes, she is legally blind. There was a lot of adjustment, and I think …

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The word of the day is cozy!

Exeter NH Fall Engagement session

How cute and cozy are these two in their Exeter NH Fall Engagement session?? I first met Bruce many moons ago when one of my favorite people, Nicole of Nicole Mower Weddings and Events married the love of her life, Haven.  Now, it’s Bruce’s t …

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Who gets the rose? Exeter NH Family Photography

Birthdays are so much fun! A reason to celebrate! A reason for Exeter NH Family Photography! To get together with your family near and far and eat cake!  And if you have a lot of cousins, you may have to rock paper scissors for a frosting rose… …

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What does a mini session look like? – Exeter NH Family Photography

NH Mini Sessions – Exeter NH Family Photography. Make time for you!  Next Mini Sessions are November 3 & 4th!  Book Here! https://melissakoren.as.me/schedule.php A mini-session is fun!  I like to call it “mkp lite” – A quick …

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Winter is a terrible time to take photos. #False! New Hampshire Winter Engagement Shoot

New Hampshire Winter Engagement Shoot

So now that enough time has passed, and we’re nice and warm in the at the beginning of August, I’d like to apologize for the March snowpocolypse that happened.   Here’s how it all went down. We had a brilliantly amazing Summer Prescott Park E …

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Remember when it was cute that she stuck her tongue out? New Hampshire Newborn Photographer

Seacoast NH Newborn Photography

Sticking your tongue out isn’t necessarily a cute action for a grownup.  Our friend’s toddler gets a time out if she does it.  But when you’re not even two weeks old, and it’s your go to, it’s adorable!  Rosy’s sweet little face was just …

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A boy and his dog. The love starts early. Seacoast NH At Home Newborn Photos

Seacoast NH At Home Newborn Photos

Dogs and babies.  That seems to be a pretty consistent theme for me.  But the puppy at these Seacoast NH At Home Newborn Photos is probably my favorite.  He was SO protective of the new little family member.  Layed in front of his c …

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I don’t think my kids will make it through an hour session. NH Fall Mini Sessions

NH Fall Mini Sessions

You blink for what seems like a second and all of a sudden your tiny little seven-pound-twelve-ounce baby is 6+ feet tall and about to graduate.  Not you?  Ok, well for me, that’s my headspace right now.  All that is meaning to say, take …

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Mary Beth & April: Engaged! Exeter NH Same-Sex Engagement Session

Exeter NH Same-Sex Engagement Session

This Exeter NH Same-Sex Engagement Session gives me all the feels! In the midst of planning it between the 3 of us, I got this sneaky email from April –  “Mary Beth and I are excited to be meeting up with you next Friday for engagement photos. I j …

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Mary Beth & April: Married! Exeter NH Exeter Inn Same-Sex Winter Wedding

Exeter NH Exeter Inn Same-Sex Winter Wedding

After a surprise proposal during their Exeter NH Engagement Session, I was ready for anything during their Exeter NH Exeter Inn Same-Sex Winter Wedding.  What I got was nothing short of the full embodiment of love.  And lots of laughter, of c …

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melissa koren photography - NH Wedding Photographer

HEY THERE, I'M MELISSA!

I’m so happy to have you here on my blog! My hope is that by reading through my stories you’ll quickly come to realize that I LOVE what I do! It’s the stolen glances, the moments you didn’t think I’d see – but there they are, the kisses, snuggles and connections, and maybe even some added snark and an eye roll – whatever it may be, these are the things that make you, you! And the memories I want you to have forever.