editorial, weddings, and personal life

The Alyssa Jarae Blog

Facebook Copy-color Created with Sketch.
Instagram-color Created with Sketch.


Since 2015, I have been capturing love stories just like yours. My approach is capturing all the authentic moments of  you day, while still focusing on all the pretty details. Below is some of my favorite work and wedding day tips! 

I'm alyssa Jarae.


snag the freebie!

20 things you don't want to forget on your big day!

wedding checklist


Read it!

First off, can we just talk about how cute Morgan and Alec are? Their style is the definition of country, and the cowboy hat Alec wore really helped to give this shoot that southern feel. Looking back at the pictures, I remember how amazing the weather was and how the sun was absolutely perfect and […]

Morgan and Alec | Couple Session


Read it!


Now, I know these days emails are viewed as a thing of the past but I recently received the greatest email ever: Hi Alyssa,    My name is Berna — I work on the Community team at Instagram (I’m @heyberna), and when I was looking for photographers in Austin, a colleague of mine recommended you. Your […]

Fun Friend Photoshoot On South Congress