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Meet the staff

Bruce Haskell Cr.Photog.,C.P.P., M.F.

Owner / Photographer

Bruce has been in the photography business for 30 years. He started his career in the U.S. Navy as a photographer for 5 years before opening the studio in 1988. Bruce belongs to 6 different professional photography associations across the United States. He has been on the board of directors for the Maine Professional Photographers Association where he received the Fellowship Award in 2013 and M.P.P.A. Presidential Service Award 2014. In 2016 he received the P.P.A. National Award for meritorious contributions to professional photography. He was chosen to be on an advisory panel for one of the largest school portrait companies in the U.S., and has been a speaker for professional photographers associations and groups around the country. Bruce is one of six Photographic Craftsman Degree holders and one of seven Certified Professional Photographers in the state of Maine.



Melissa Dineen

Studio Manager / Photographer / Imaging Specialist

Melissa joined the staff in 2003 as a photographers assistant. Her interest and passion in photography changed her career path while attending college. Melissa's photography work has received awards from national judges every year in photography print competitions. Currently she is working towards her masters in photography. Melissa is the primary photographer and creator of our Unforgettable Moments Baby Program and our maternity photography. Her passion and creativity can be seen in all of her portraits. Besides being a photographer, Melissa also manages the studio.