Melanie Watson, an Australian born photographer based out of Denver Colorado USA. She has a passion for capturing the essence and personality of her subjects, whether that be a person or a pet. Mel has gained a reputation for capturing fun and truly representative images of her subjects.
Her images have been published both nationally and internationally in Estetica Magazine, Behind the Chair on paper, American Salon, Modern Salon, The Colorist, Orlando Magazine, Luxe Magazine and local publications 5280 Magazine, 303 Magazine, Modern in Denver Magazine & The Denver Post.
Mel has photographed Krista White from ANTM, Tori Spelling, Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats, John Common and the Blinding Flashes of Light, Tennis, Dulk (street artist) and many more artists and singers.
She is also a beauty photographer and many of her collaborations have been nominated for NAHA Awards (North American Hair Awards); in 2011 & 2013 for Editorial Stylist with Hairdresser Charlie Price & then in 2014 for Texture with Hairdresser Lisa Vann. Most recently her images were nominated for a Contessa (Canadian Hairstyling Awards), with Master Colorist Marlo Steenman of Revlon. She has worked with Renowned Hairstylists like Sue Pemberton, Ruth Roche, Jill Leitz and Christopher Benson.
Clients include Scruples Haircare, Antoine Du Chez Hair Salon & Spa in Cherry Creek, Bloom by Annuschka, Swedish Hospital, Vibe Coffee, Makeup Mania, Lemon Sponge Cake Contemporary Ballet, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, DMAR (Denver Metro Realtors Association).
Mel also works on music videos with Geek Mythology Productions as a Still Photographer, BTS Videographer, Assistant Director and Production Coordinator. Most recently she was the official photographer for the reality TV show The Look All Stars, coming out this Summer featuring Tori Spelling Kim Vo as the hosts.