About Mel

Owner, photographer and cat lover

Mel loves to shoot people and has over 15 years experience photographing portraits, events and weddings.What she loves most about her job is having the chance to capture people being people. She has won lots of awards that you don’t really need to know about but what Mel does what you to know, is that she is rather fond of cake.

Monster Waite

The Real Boss

While Mel likes to think she is the boss of Mel Waite photography, most people know the real boss is her cat Monster, if you are lucky he might even deign to allow you a few pats when visiting the studio.



Second shooter and sanity checker

Deanna has worked with Mel for over 8 years, staring as an assistant and then graduating to second shooting, she also help with our blog and is also an expert road trip DJ.