"Marissa is the perfect melding of the two sides of the mind: creative and artistic + focused and detail oriented. THE dream photographer."
— Moorea, Bride
"Her calm and playful demeanor was such a huge blessing on our wedding day, when so much was going on. She has this amazing ability to be professional while also super relatable and makes everyone in her presence feel calm."
"Marissa is a magical combination of professional, laid back, and hilarious, and made us feel completely at ease in front of the camera - running around, and whispering silly things to each other, and following her directions, we almost forgot we were being photographed."
— Stephanie, Bride
“We are blown away by your skill, your eye, your attitude, your ability to make people comfortable, and of course the end result - your amazing photography.
Thank you for these photos. They are truly something we will cherish for a long long time. And when we are old and gross we can have proof for our grandkids that we were young and cute. ”
— Jason, Groom
"I don't know how she did it, but Marissa took the most beautiful photos of our wedding without us hardly noticing, and captured moments we'll treasure for the rest of our lives. She was always in the middle of the right moment, enabling us to experience the joy of it while she captured the feeling."
— Sally, Bride
"Marissa was incredibly professional but kept things light and fun; she is thoughtful about presentation and setting up shots, but can capture a wonderful candid like nobody's business."
— Valerie, Bride
"She captured REAL moments on our big day and I still look at the pictures and I am brought back in the moment with her at ease and gorgeous style. She brought me to tears when we got them all back! They were exactly what I dreamed they would be. Furthermore- she was a PART of our day, not just as a photographer but quickly became a friend."
"She made everything so exciting and very stress-free."
— Alicia, Bride
"Hiring Marissa was absolutely one of the best decisions we made while planning our wedding."
— Marie, Bride
"Marissa shows extreme ease in her ability to take beautiful photographs that are genuine reflections of the unique couple. Her photographs are real and beautiful."
— Kimmy, Bride
"Not only is Marissa talented, she is such a joy to be around, and she helped me and my now-husband (both too goofy and awkward to feel very comfortable in front of a camera) relax and actually HAVE FUN while being photographed!"
— Stephanie, Bride
"Hiring Marissa was the best decision I made as a bride."
— Jenna, Bride
"I literally cried out of happiness when I saw the images...I know we will enjoy looking at them for the rest of our lives."
"Marissa was such an instrumental part of our experience. She was reliable and organized, extremely professional, and has great energy. But most importantly, she has an incredible talent. She also made the process of cheesing for the camera fun and authentic, something that was really important to us."
— Holly, Bride
"Marissa truly captured our personalities."
— Jennae, Bride
"My husband I keep saying she became like part of the family for the weekend...when the night was over, I hugged Marissa goodbye like an old friend!"
"She really captured our personalities and the overall energy of our wedding weekend."