September 1, 2014


When our friends at Vamos Gourmet offered a plate of their delicious ribs in exchange for one good photo of them, I didn't waste any time heading over there. This photo will be prominently displayed on the side of their Costa Rica Gourmet Food Truck, and I couldn't be...

August 20, 2014


I was excited to be asked to do this couple's engagement session-- I've known them for over a year and have always admired their love and sweetness. And this beautiful location-- just a few minutes outside of Atenas--was the perfect spot to showcase this lovely family...

August 15, 2014


I grew up with a National Geographic in one hand, and a video tape of Indiana Jones in the other. Hiking the Inca Trail was a lifelong dream of mine, and the last big trip we took before settling down to have a baby. It didn't work out the way we had hoped, and that w...

August 14, 2014


There are two ways to Machu Picchu: a four day hike on the Inca Trail, or via the train tracks that run along the river valley. We took both ways. It's a long story.


August 13, 2014


This lovely Andean woman not only had an adorable baby strapped to her back with the most beautifully colorful fabric, but also carried around a crocheted hat-wearing baby alpaca named Panchito. What's not to love?

August 11, 2014


Fun fact: In Peru, during wintertime, almost every dog wears a sweater. On this day, this little buddy had on the most fetching Burberry knock-off.

August 10, 2014


A dear friend landed in Peru this week, there for the next two months to volunteer and soak up the culture. She has me dreaming of markets full of exotic spices and colorful woven goods, Andean woman, baby alpacas, and impossibly tall green mountains. (Needles to say,...

August 1, 2014

As sometimes happens, going into this photo session we didn't know precisely where we wanted to take the photos. Most often it works out that the client's house has nice light indoors or a pretty outdoor space. Or we move to a local park or just walk around outside. Fo...

July 20, 2014


A sandy toddler + a lovely day = great beach portraits. Punta Leona is about an hour and a half from the Central Valley. Schedule your own beach portrait session for just $40 + $25 for gas = Just $65! Contact me for more information.



Please reload

Featured Posts

Engagement Session in the Green Rolling Hills of Costa Rica

August 20, 2014

Please reload

Recent Posts

July 20, 2014

Please reload

Please reload

Search By Tags
Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square
  • Facebook Grunge

All images appearing in the Bebecitos Fotos Photography web site are the exclusive property of Melissa Fennema (Melissa Michaud) and are protected under the United States and International Copyright laws.


The images may not be reproduced, copied, transmitted or manipulated without the written permission of Melissa Fennema. 


Use of any image as the basis for another photographic concept or illustration (digital, artist rendering or alike) is a violation of the United States and International Copyright laws. All images are copyrighted © 2010 - 2018 Melissa Fennema (Melissa Michaud).