Melissa brings her warm personality and quiet
observant eye to her wedding and portrait photography. Allowing
your day to unfold naturally, Melissa will quietly follow
you throughout the day, capturing the intimacies you will
Melissa is a graduate of Eugene Lang College
in New York City, and has studied photography in Florence,
Italy, as well as with world renowned wedding photojournalist
Denis Reggie, and Manhattan based wedding photojournalist
Terry deRoy Grueber. From New York, Melissa returned to her
home town of Nantucket Island, where she worked with the Island's
premiere wedding photographer, Claudia Kronenberg. As an associate
photographer for three seasons for Ms. Kronenberg, Melissa
developed a unique style of photography, unobtrusively and
artistically documenting the events of your wedding day.
She now lives is Portland, Maine with her
husband and two children. Melissa photographs weddings throughout
the states of Maine, Massachusetts and beyond. Her downtown
Portland studio exhibits Melissa's wedding and fine art work,
and is where all black and white work is printed for her clients.
Melissa photographs easily in black and white,
and color, and works with each couple to produce final results
unique to their style and taste. Whether you are planning
a large weekend affair or a small intimate wedding, Melissa's
photographs will be those that you treasure for years to come.