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When it comes to your wedding day, I capture it exactly as it unfolds. From the big moments to the fleeting, authentic in-between ones. Not just photos of you walking down the aisle, but the glisten of tears on moms face as she watches you. With the perfect mix of candid and formal, I approach each moment of your wedding with intention to capture exactly how it felt to be there.

Focusing on moments filled with emotion and connection allows you to remember the sound of uncontrollable laughter, the warmth of big congratulatory bear hugs and all the organic moments that pass by so quickly they might otherwise be forgotten. I want to invest in your love, your story and your wedding vision. I’m here not only to be your photographer, but to be your dress-fluffer, drink-holder, and most importantly, your friend.

So let’s create meaningful memories together.




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the wedding

for couples


Capturing Moments, Creating Memories

Honoring Family Traditions

Black-tie Meets a Good Time

Time Alone for Couples Portraits

Experiences Over Things

I believe in

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I approach each wedding with intention to capture exactly how it felt to be there.

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I offer a variety of beautiful keepsakes to preserve your story and memorialize your perfect moments.

With hundreds of weddings photographed, I know exactly what works best on a wedding day and will help you plan your wedding timeline down to the tiniest detail.

During your session we keep things relaxed and fun, focusing on motion and playful prompts to allow your genuine personalities to shine through. 

heirloom offerings

expertly-planned timelines

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"Choosing Marisa was the absolute BEST decision we made for our wedding day! Our experience was flawless and she captured every detail beautifully"

  • An elevated experience & relationship-driven approach
  • Ability to provide gentle direction while knowing when to step back and let the moment naturally unfold
  • Guidance whenever needed because your wedding experience doesn't end with just pretty photos

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The MLP Experience is personalized to every couple and wedding day while providing a superior experience and infusing my signature style into every photo. 

An Elevated, Consistent Experience

  • Customizable wedding day coverage to include every unique and special experience
  • Expert knowledge on logistics and timeline planning
  • Two photographers to effortlessly capture every detail, memory, and candid moment

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From your venue, to your details, to the unplanned moments with the people you love, I work to capture your day beautifully and authentically. 

Every Detail Captured

  • Chic and modern with a refined touch
  • The perfect blend of candid and stylized detail-driven photos
  • Photography meets storytelling 

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The perfect blend of chic and modern, yet elegant and timeless. Photographed with purpose, your gallery is a story to tell for generations to come. 

Unique, Artistic Wedding Gallery

AND artistically.

A photography experience that 

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