I'm Karissa. I am a California based photographer documenting stories for non-profit organizations and wedding couples. I believe that everyone has a story worth telling and I look for moments, candid or inspired, that honestly and authentically represent the missions and relationships of the people I work with. I absolutely love what I do and love sharing what I have learned along the way with others! 


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Windy Engagement Session at Sutro Baths, San Francisco – A+N

Engagement session at Sutro Bath’s in San Francisco? Yes please! Where do I begin? This engagement shoot was breathtaking from beginning to end! A month prior, my good friend Heather of Heather Anderson Photography asked me to join to her to help shoot this engagement session for Amy and Nathan, and when she told me […]

June 12, 2018

Engagement Photos, Wedding Photography, Weddings

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Sunstone Winery Maternity Session

  Last week I had the wonderful opportunity to head up to Santa Ynez in the wine country of Santa Barbara to second shoot this maternity session for Jessica Grazia Mangia Photography. This session took place at the stunning Sunstone Winery, which I had heard about as a highly sought after wedding venue. As soon […]

December 28, 2017

Engagement Photos, Wedding Photography

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Our Engagement Photos

  Mike and I never really discussed getting engagement photos done. We had a perfect photo that his brother took for our the save the dates and we’ve been more focused on our wedding than on documenting our engagement. When we got into the DIY madness that is making your own wedding invites we came […]

June 13, 2017

Engagement Photos

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