Lissy specializes in portrait photography. She photographs both on location and in her studio. When not making portraits of people she shifts her focus to food photography where she combines her love of making pictures with her love of cooking. She is currently writing, styling and photographing a cookbook.
Lissy has studied at the International Center of Photography in Manhattan and at Maine Media Workshops in Rockport, Maine. Prior to working as a photographer she practiced law in Manhattan. She lives in Portland with her husband and three daughters.