Marissa has tackled life with a camera in her hand for as long as she can remember. In 2001, leaving a lengthly career as a paralegal behind, she founded Shoot the Breeze.
Marissa’s lives an active life and is passionate about the outdoors, sports, music, and motorcycles. Shoot the Breeze is the brand that encompasses these passions and the people who love, live and work these lifestyles.
Born in Saskatchewan and now living in the Okanagan Valley, B.C. Marissa’s passions keep her busy and inspired.
With experience working with teams, athletes, musicians, families and large venues such as stadiums and tracks Marissa has decades of experience with both professionals and enthusiasts. With a detailed resume including game action, competitions, editorial imagery, lifestyle portraiture, stage performance and commercial/film Marissa’s passions fuel her work.
In 2016 Marissa was the only female of 32 journalists awarded a Paul Carson Broadcast and Media award for her work in sports journalism.
For professional photographs fueled by passion and experience, contact Marissa Baecker. She will work with you in order to ensure you get high quality photographs. When you hire Marissa, you not only get over two decades of experience, you get her drive and passion.
- Concert photography
Marissa’s decades of experience is evident in her resume
Some of the events, concerts, and venues Marissa has shot include:
Syndicated moto journalist
Freelance WHL photographer since 2004
Official team photographer WHL Kelowna Rockets since 2009
CHL Memorial Cup - 100th Anniversary - 2018
CHL Russia Super Series 2009, 2010, 2015, 2018
NHL Young Stars Classic 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
CTV Juno Awards 2007, 2008, 2009
Sportsnet Grand Slam Curling 2012
CHL Top Prospects 2012
IIHF World Junior Championships 2006
NHL Kraft Hockeyville 2016 (Edmonton Oilers)
NHL Olympic Training Camp 2005
NHL regular-season action
NHL Centre Ice HD TV (Heatley, Iginla) Stills Photographer 2007
Shoot for a Cure ad campaign - Jarome Iginla Stills Photographer 2006
ISDE - Germany, 2012
Marissa has tackled life with a camera in her hand for as long as she can remember. In 2001, leaving a lengthly career as a paralegal behind, she founded shoot the Breeze.
Marissa’s life is filled with sports, music, and motorcycles. With Shoot the Breeze, Marissa showcases the people who share her lifestyle and passions. When you work with Marissa you not only get her passionate drive, but also her decades of experience.
Read Marissa's Latest Blog Posts
The sun began its descent to the West and turned the sky that beautiful orange glow as my love affair with Street Bob began to flourish — the 2014 Harley-Davidson Street Bob that is — and it was love at first ride.
Designed for racers but built for riders The Aprilia RSV4 RR a thrill to ride. “That is the sexiest ride I have ever been on.” The first words uttered from my lips after three hours experiencing the 2016 Aprilia RSV4 RR. I knew it was going to be an exciting ride from...
UPDATE: Deliveries to Canada begin in April. MSRP for SuperSport $13,995 and for SuperSport S $15,495. Cologne (Germany), October 4, 2016 – Ducati took advantage of the special press-only day at INTERMOT 2016 to unveil the first of a series of new bikes for 2017. At...