|Marisa Holmes is one of the most respected wedding and portrait photographers in Southern California that caterers to a boutique clientele who value photography and an amazing experience. Her work has appeared in national magazines such as Martha Stewart Weddings and In Style Weddings, as well as, numerous regional and local publications.
Her love affair with photography began over 20 years ago in high school and flourished when she went on to receive her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of California Los Angeles while studying under international exhibiting and honored artists. After UCLA Marisa went on to assist a handful of the top celebrity portrait photographers from the last few decades working on major national advertising campaigns, as well as, editorials for magazines such as Rolling Stone, W Magazine, Vanity Fair, In Style and People.
Marisas background is extremely diverse allowing her to go into any situation whether it is a wedding or a boudoir session and create amazing photographs that have life, movement and emotion. She combines fine art and real life to capture stylized illustrations of her clients that are fresh, easy and fun that flirt with an editorial feel. Marisa carefully approaches every shoot with the utmost care to deliver high quality images that tell a cohesive story and show a sense of personality, style and place.
Using both film and digital capture Marisa ensures only the finest quality products and services doing all design and post-production in house. Her clients rave about her beautiful hand crafted albums, custom photographs, and her personal touches on everything she does. She is extremely passionate about her craft and only commissions a small number of weddings and portrait sessions a year to provide a fantastic experience and exceptional photography.
Look for her work on covers and in the pages of magazines such as The Bride & Bloom, The Knot, Los Angeles Magazine, Los Angeles Weddings, Martha Stewart Weddings, In Style Weddings, OK Magazine and Exquisite Weddings.