Mark Anthony Franklin

Mark Anthony Franklin, a seasoned professional in fashion and photography, has traversed a remarkable journey from his roots in Austin, Texas. With a rich background as a former model affiliated with prestigious agencies like Elite and LA Models, Mark has gracefully transitioned into a new chapter of his career as the visionary photographer behind Take 7 Photography.


At 46 years old, Mark brings a wealth of experience and an innate understanding of the industry to his craft. His early days as a model gave him a unique perspective, allowing him to capture the essence of beauty and style from both sides of the lens. Mark’s keen eye for detail and dedication to his artistry have propelled him to establish Take 7 Photography, where he continues to create visually stunning and captivating images that reflect his passion for the world of fashion and photography.


Beyond his professional accomplishments, Mark remains deeply connected to his Texan roots, drawing inspiration from Austin’s diverse culture and vibrant spirit. As a photographer, entrepreneur, and creative force, Mark Anthony Franklin is a testament to the transformative power of artistic evolution and the pursuit of one’s true calling.

Who we are:

Take7 Photography is a creative and unique photography service provider that delivers high-quality services to clients in an easy and hassle-free process. Our one-stop-shop approach allows us to be hands-on throughout the entire experience, ensuring that we deliver the most professional and personalized services. Our team of experienced professionals is dedicated to providing you with the best experience and capturing your most precious moments in a way that is unique and stands out. We take pride in being different from our competitors and we strive to make your experience with us unforgettable. Let us tell your story!

Our Team

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Our mission is simple!


Capturing moments, creating memories. At Take7 Photography, we specialize in delivering high-quality, professional photography services to our local community. Our mission is simple: to immortalize your cherished moments with authenticity and skill. We are committed to providing a seamless and enjoyable experience, ensuring that every image reflects the essence of your unique story. Choose Take 7 Photography for simplicity, excellence, and timeless memories.

It’s all about you!

Our focus revolves around people, from our clients to our teams. We avoid assumptions and prioritize our clients’ visions at the core of our service design process.


Preparation is the linchpin of a photographer’s success. From technical readiness to scouting locations and understanding lighting nuances, meticulous planning ensures seamless execution. Beyond logistics, preparation fosters a connection with our clients and creates a collaborative atmosphere. It is the catalyst for transforming moments into captivating visual narratives, allowing our photographers to bring their creative vision to life with precision and finesse.

Committed to all our clients

Building enduring connections with our clients is crucial for our growth. Continuously engaging beyond every photo session deepens our comprehension of their tastes and narratives. With each successive shoot, the bond between photographer and client solidifies, promoting teamwork and enabling us to tailor our services to our client’s visions. This shared journey ensures client satisfaction and mutual growth through ongoing creative exploration and visual storytelling.

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We are a local business specializing in photography, model management, event photography, kids and family portraits. Ask any questions you may have or book a session using the form below.

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