Melody Kranz, 56

“I can do it myself if I have to!”

“I can do it myself if I have to!” Portland Photographer Rachel Hadiashar interviewed and photographed Melody Krantz in 2021, at the age of 56.

Described as outgoing and compassionate, Melody prides herself on being able to talk to anyone. With her bubbly personality, Melody finds joy in countless aspects of her life, with particular regard to her granddaughter, husband, and friends. 

A lover of experiencing all that life has to offer, Melody embraced significant change in her life when her husband accepted a job in Saudi Arabia part-time. One of her greatest joys is sharing her knowledge of life with her granddaughter and helping her become a secure, independent woman. 

Melody loves spending time outside in the sunshine, gardening, and photography. She is grateful for her good health, marriage, children, and friends, and is enjoying embracing a new and more secure feeling phase of life. 

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Photographer Rachel Hadiashar is based out of a bright and airy studio space in Sherwood, Oregon, where she co-creates spirited and elegant images to showcase a client’s best self.
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