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Top 5 Spots for Engagement Photos Chicago

Hi friends!  One of the things that every client of mine always asks for is for location ideas for their photos.  I love giving suggestions and have decided to provide a little guide to my top 5 spots for engagement photos in Chicago. Lincoln Park Boardwalk With stunning views of the City, this spot is […]

Hi friends!  How is it that it is already September?  While I am getting ready for all things fall (candy corn, pumpkins, and college football), I wanted to take a moment and share some highlights from our 2018 Family Photo Album. All summer, I’ve been taking along one of my film cameras to capture memories […]

Long Hollow Gardens Greenhouse Wedding Inspiration

A couple weeks back I blogged about my Amazing Experience at a Julie Paisley Workshop.  I wanted to follow that post up with a look at the beautiful wedding inspiration shoot that concluded the two day workshop.  This Long Hollow Gardens Greenhouse Wedding Inspiration shoot was just gorgeous! Every detail of this styled wedding inspiration […]

Downtown Chicago Anniversary Session

Hi friends, I am so thrilled to share Sabrina and Brewer’s downtown Chicago Anniversary Session!!  First of all, I think anniversary sessions should be done way more often!  It hadn’t been since Sabrina and Brewer’s wedding six years ago that they’d have photos of the two of them taken professionally together!  Despite 6 years since […]

Lakeshore in Love

Hi friends!  I am so excited to announce that I am a Go Team Member on Chicago’s newest wedding blog, Lakeshore in Love! Lakeshore in Love is a local Chicago wedding blog featuring real Chicago weddings, inspiration, advice and tips and more!  What I love about Lakeshore in Love is that it’s mission is to […]

Hi Friends!  I’m so excited to share some of my favorite Tips for Planning Your First Look!  First off, your not alone if you have no idea what a first look is!  Let me fill you in!  A first look is a time in your wedding day, before the ceremony, where you see your bride […]

Hi friends! I love it when my couples want to include their four legged friend in their photos!  Dogs are such an important part of our lives and what better way than including your pup in your engagement photos.  To make bringing your pup along easier, I’m sharing with you my Tips for Engagement Photos […]

Today I’m sharing with you questions I get asked as a Wedding Photographer!  I get so many questions from clients and friends that I thought I’d write a post to capture some of the questions I get asked the most!  If I missed any, please comment at the bottom of this email.  Here goes… Question […]

Hello there, bride-to-be!  So you’ve planned the perfect outdoor wedding and a couple days before your day you check your local weather.  Storm clouds.  Eeks!  Now what do you do?  Don’t stress! I’m here to share my top outdoor wedding backup plans. The biggest reason you should have a backup plan for outdoor weddings is: […]

Blumen Gardens Wedding

Hello friends! Get ready for some gorgeous photos from Madeline and Adam’s colorful Blumen Gardens wedding in Sycamore, Illinois!  This perfect summertime wedding day was filled with vibrant color, vintage touches and beautiful lush floral! I can’t wait to share with you the photos! But first, a little more about Madeline and Adam and their […]