My name is Marina - wedding photographer and the owner of Marina Russell Photography. I am so glad you are considering hiring me as your wedding photographer and I want to wish you warmest congratulations on your engagement!
I am a fun, spunky and very outgoing photographer with over 10 years of wedding photography experience. I am flexible, easy-going and up for anything, there isn't much out there that can surprise me. My photography style is intimate, personal, very detail-oriented and for the most part creative and unique. I love natural light but also have lot of experience with challenging lighting situations and always bring my lighting equipment on location. My portfolio has a bit of everything: styled shots, group shots and of course lot of candid shots to capture the mood of your wedding!
I like to have fun and I am not afraid to get dirty! I shoot anywhere and everywhere, take me to a field, the forest, or a junk yard, I am up for it! I am determined to satisfy my clients to the fullest so that you'll absolutely fall in LOVE with your photos, by the end of the wedding. I am often friends with the couples and they come back to me for other type of photography that I also offer. My studio, where I offer indoor photography and consultations, is located in Spanish Fork Utah. I offer variety of amazing quality products including Gallery Wraps, Prints, Albums, Invitations, Sign-in Books and more, to complete your wedding day experience with me.
Planning a wedding takes time, patience, and a little creativity, but all the hard work will result in a day you will remember and cherish for the rest of your life and I would love to be there for you to capture it.
pre wedding day
1 HOUR SHOOTING TIME
UP TO 50 PROFESSIONALLY EDITED PHOTOS
ENGAGEMENT SESSION - $250
BRIDAL/FORMAL SESSION - $350
UP TO 2 LOCATIONS (15 MINUTES APPART)
HALF DAY (UP TO 3 HOURS) - $750
FULL DAY (UP TO 8 HOURS) - $1,300
PROFESSIONALLY EDITED PHOTOS
ADDITIONAL HOUR - $150/h
SPLIT DAY FEE - $100
TRAVEL (OUTSIDE OF UTAH COUNTY) - STARTING AT $50
3 HOUR COVERAGE
150 PROFESSIONALLY EDITED
16X20 CANVAS WRAP
4 HOUR COVERAGE
200 PROFESSIONALLY EDITED
FULL DAY COVERAGE
350 PROFESSIONALLY EDITED
16X24 CANVAS WRAP
8X11 FLUSH MOUNT ALBUM
- FAQ -
WHY SHOULD I BOOK ENGAGEMENT OR BRIDAL SESSION?
An engagement session is a great idea for so many reasons. Not only does the session all three of us to bond and get to know each other in preparation for your wedding day, but it gives you a chance to warm up to me. Also, it is a great time for me to see how you two interact which gives me a better idea of how best to work with you on your wedding day.
HOW MANY HOURS OF COVERAGE WILL I NEED?
Every wedding is unique in style and timing, therefore the amount of coverage may vary and that is why I different hourly coverage where you can add additional hours. Having said that, my preferred amount of coverage collection includes 8 hours. It gives me the perfect amount of time to thoroughly tell the story of your wedding day, without feeling rushed or missing important moments. But if you think you need more or less time, let's chat!
DO YOU TRAVEL FOR WEDDINGS ?
YES! While most of my travel takes me between Salt Lake and Utah County, I love new locations and would be happy to join you in any city and state to document your special day.
WHAT KIND OF EQUIPMENT DO YOU USE ?
I use Canon full body camera with a variety of lenses. I also use external lighting equipment consisting of reflectors, flash and soft boxes.
HOW WILL WE RECEIVE OUR FINAL IMAGES ?
All weddings or other sessions are delivered through an online gallery for easy viewing, sharing with friends and family, and also downloading. Engagement & Bridals sessions take about 2 week to process. Weddings can take up to 6 weeks.
HOW DO WE BOOK YOU FOR OUR WEDDING ?
Check with me if I am available on your date and if I am let's meet and discuss details! Shoot me a message (HERE) to get started.