She always strives to create imagery that feels genuine and nostalgic.
A Midwest-based, fine-art film photographer who has had the honor of documenting the most beautiful celebrations and once-in-a-lifetime moments for couples all over the country. She is a big believer in timeless wedding photography that will last for lifetimes and never become outdated.
-ELLIE & JOHN
We would get married as many times as we could in order to experience her wedding and engagement photos over and over again. Marissa - thank you doesn't even begin to cover our gratitude for your beautiful work that we will cherish forever! We are truly in love with our photos."
"TO SAY THAT OUR WEDDING PHOTOS WERE breathtaking WOULD BE A wild UNDERSTATEMENT. MARISSA'S WORK IS priceless.
-MAGGIE & ADRIAN
I can honestly say Marissa’s photography was so worth the investment! Not only is she so sweet but she has great attention to detail, and is overall easy to work with! Marissa’s photography exceeded our expectations. Please don’t miss out on her work!! I am so glad we trusted her to take care of our special day!"
"HER STYLE IS SO fresh, BEAUTIFUL, AND timeless! I TRULY THINK SHE IS ONE OF THE best PHOTOGRAPHERS IN THE AREA! SHE IS A TRUE gem!
-REGINA & CAMERON
We had a tight schedule on our day and she was able to capture everything we asked for. The candid photos she shot ended up being some of our favorite photos as well. Since posting the photos of our wedding we have received so many compliments, thanks to Marissa and the amazing work she did!"
"I seriously CAN NOT RECOMMEND MARISSA ENOUGH! SHE DID SUCH AN amazing JOB. HER details shots ABSOLUTELY EXCEEDED OUR EXPECTATIONS!
-SARAH & JOE
We love all of the pictures so much. Marissa brought such a calm energy, yet she was able to keep our very large wedding party on task and on time. We especially love the candid moments that she was able to capture of many of the guests at our wedding, and her artistic eye brought a unique beauty to so many of our pictures."
"MARISSA IS SUCH AN amazing PHOTOGRAPHER. WE ARE JUST SO GRATEFUL THAT SHE'S GIVEN US pieces THAT WE WILL HAVE FOR A lifetime!
-Abby & David
Marissa was wonderful to work with! Easy to communicate with, gave us great tips for posing and wedding prep, and helped talk through elements of our photos that we had not thought about. Everything was running behind, but Marissa showed up and was a calming presence. Cannot recommend highly enough!"
"HER EYE FOR detail AND ABILITY TO GET "that shot" IS INCREDIBLE. WE ARE so happy WITH HOW OUR PHOTOS TURNED OUT.
-Traci & Andy
Our intimate wedding just wouldn't have been the same without these beautiful photographs to live on and tell the story to all our family and friends who could not make it during this crazy pandemic. Thank you Marissa for capturing the love and joy we share as a family and our undying devotion at the center of it."
"MARISSA DID SUCH A fantastic JOB! SHE completely NAILED IT! WE WILL CHERISH THESE keepsake images AND MEMORIES FOREVER!
-Lauren & Clifton
Marissa is such a talent. On top of the beautiful moments she captures, she is so fun to be around, and really put us at ease - I can’t count how many times we were laughing our heads off! If you’re looking for someone who can adapt to difficult environments and make lemonade from lemons, Marissa is your girl."
"SHE HAS SUCH AN eye for detail AND MADE THE POSING extremely easy. DESPITE THE RAINY WEATHER, OUR PHOTOS TURNED OUT magical.
-Kavya & BEN
We grabbed dinner together before the wedding to talk about what we wanted and the logistics of the big day. The day of, she made us feel totally comfortable. She told us how to pose and let us bounce ideas of her. We absolutely loved the pictures and they captured our big day perfectly!"
"I ABSOLUTELY loved WORKING WITH MARISSA. SHE WAS always ready TO ANSWER QUESTIONS AND MADE SURE WE FELT comfortable.