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Beach locations

Choosing the location for your photoshoot is very important as the location of your session will have a huge impact on the look and feel of your final gallery of photos. 
 

Remember, these are just a few of my favorite locations! I'm always happy to explore and shoot in new places!

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Parks | Woods | Fields

This might be my favorite category

Memorial Park - Rockport, Texas

Map Link: Memorial Park

Parking: free, paved

Pros: tall trees, tall grassy fields, nature trails, pond, public restroom

Cons: occasionally busy

Big Tree - Near Rockport, Texas

Map Link: Big Tree

Parking: free, paved

Pros: big trees, grassy, close to water

Cons: can be busy, seasonal mosquitos, sticker burrs

Blucher Park - Corpus Christi, Texas

Map Link: Blucher Park

Parking: free, paved, a little walk

Pros: tall trees, green, seasonal flowers

Cons: no public restroom, occasional homeless people

fields - between CC & Rockport

Exact Location Changes Seasonally - Between Corpus Christi & Rockport

Parking: free, side of the road

Pros: unique, open

Cons: often we parked on the side of the road, no public restroom

Seasonal Wildflowers - Rockport

Exact Location Changes Seasonally - In and around Rockport

Parking: free, side of the road

Pros: unique, open

Cons: often we parked on the side of the road, no public restroom, seasonal

Oso Bay Wetlands - Corpus christi

Map Link: Oso Bay Wetlands

Parking: paved, free

Pros: lots of walking paths, some small trees and grassy fields

Cons: no large trees, can be busy

Bay Side Park - Portland

Map Link: Bayside Park

Parking: paved, free

Pros: Really unique dunes, close to water

Cons: can be busy, small area

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Urban

Primarily around Downtown Corpus Christi

pier 99 - north beach, Corpus Christi

Map Link: Pier 99

Parking: sometimes free, sometimes paid

Pros: very unique, awesome views of Corpus Christi, Harbor Bridge, and Lexington

Cons: can be busy with fisherman, sometimes hard to park, slippery and windy

Wilson Plaza - Corpus Christi, Texas

Map Link: Wilson Plaza

Parking: sometimes free, sometimes paid

Pros: Views of Corpus Christi Bay

Cons: We need to call to make a reservation, no public restroom, sometimes busy

Street Murals - Corpus Christi, Texas

No exact location: Downtown Corpus Christi Area

Parking: sometimes free, sometimes paid

Pros: Lots of variety within walking distance

Cons: very public, sometimes can be busy, no public restrooms

Downtown - Corpus Christi, Texas

No exact location: Downtown Corpus Christi Area

Parking: sometimes free, sometimes paid

Pros: Lots of variety within walking distance

Cons: very public, sometimes can be busy, no public restrooms

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Beaches

Mustang Island, North Padre Island, and numerous bays; we are so lucky to have so many beaches to choose from!

"The Bowl" - N. Padre Island, Texas

Map Link: The Bowl

Parking: Beach permit required, 4-Wheel Drive HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Pros: absolutely stunning large sand dunes, wild sea oat plants, beautiful views

Cons: 4-wheel drive recommended, popular photoshoot location, requires a bit of walking

Rockport Beach - Rockport, Texas

Map Link: Rockport Beach

Parking: $5 Day Pass, paved

Pros: no need for 4-wheel drive, tropical looking umbrellas, easy to park and walk, two piers, public bathroom

Cons: Sometimes very busy, no sand dunes, no pets allowed

S. Packery Channel - N. Padre Island, Texas

Map Link: South Packery Channel

Parking: Beach Permit Required

Pros: small sand dunes, easy to walk

Cons: can be very busy on the beach, no public bathroom

Bob Hall Pier - N. Padre Island, Texas

Map Link: Bob Hall Pier

Parking: Free, paved

Pros: small sand dunes, easy to walk

Cons: can be very busy on the beach