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Professional photographer, blog writer and vintage lover.

I'm Marisa!


As a wedding photographer, we are expected to do it all. Between customer service, production, social media management, and website building, on top of the actual photography, it’s easy to see how so many entrepreneurs face burnout each year in building their businesses. Now 4+ years into the business that started as a hobby, I’ve […]

5 Tips for Avoiding Burnout as a Wedding Photographer


52 Instagram Caption Ideas for Wedding Photographers


10 Things to Work on This Off Season as a Wedding Photographer


Life updates for November 2023🥰 as a Chicago wedding photographer. Not going to lie, it was a weird month for me. We spent the month just as we liked it surrounded by family and spending a lot of time at home, and I was even able to fit in a handful of sweet family sessions […]

A Look at November 2023 as a Chicago Wedding Photographer


Glossary for Wedding Photography


5 Things I Did to Start My Photography Business


If you’re like most solopreneurs, you’re more than likely wearing more than one hat in your wedding photography business.  So when it comes to building a website for your business, it can be hard to know where to start.  In this digital era, having an awesome website is key to attracting couples in search of […]

What Should I Have on the Home Page of My Wedding Photography Website?


5 Things You’ll Need to Start Your Photography Business


Marisa in her first year of photography

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