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An Emotional And Joyful Wedding Day When Priscilla began walking down the isle, a pre-recording memo of Michael’s voice came over the speakers. He spoke about how much he loved her. He spoke about how meeting Priscilla was the best thing that has happened to him. He reminded her to breath and not stress. As […]

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Silver Lake Country Club Wedding | Priscilla & Michael

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A Very Pink Wedding Day One week before Sophia and Dillon got married, they celebrated 13 years together. That in itself is absolutely amazing. Through their 13 years together Sophia and Dillon have celebrated many milestones such as growing into adulthood and welcoming their beautiful daughter, Riley, into this world. I have been lucky enough […]

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Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club Wedding | Sophia & Dillon

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A Milwaukee War Memorial Wedding Smart, attractive, funny and adventurous. This is how I describe Kelly & Ben. Kelly and Ben celebrated their love story with a Milwaukee War Memorial Military summer wedding. Kelly wore a cream, tulle gown while Ben represented our United States Marines in his uniform. They day was filled with bright […]

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Milwaukee Military Wedding | Kelly & Ben

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A Charleston Firestation and Downtown Engagement Session Maddy and Parker are two midwesterners who found a new home in Charleston, SC after graduating from college. Parker is a Downtown Charleston, SC Firefighter so our first stop was the Fire station. There, Parker was able to give us a quick tour of his home away from […]

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Rainbow Row + Charleston Battery Engagement Session | Maddy & Parker

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From High School Sweethearts to 25 years Vow Renewal Jessica and Don met in Elementary School. Even as children, they knew each other would play very special roles in their lives. And at 15 and 16, Jessica and Don got married with every odd against them. At their 25 year Vow Renewal, Don gave a […]

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Warehouse 109 Plainfield, IL Vow Renewal | Jessica & Don

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A Pup’s Parents’ Engagement Session When my couples ask me if it’s okay to incorporate their furry loved ones into their engagement session, my heart is so happy! As a dog mom myself, I love meeting the puppies of my couples and seeing an entire new side of their lives. Maura & George are two […]

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Lake Forest Beach Engagement Session | Maura & George

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A Champagne Popped Engagement Session One thing you should know about Brittni and Tom is that they are c-h-a-m-p-s. During their downtown Chicago engagement session, the sky turned black and blue and the summer’s biggest thunder storm creeped over. And these two handled it like champs! Somehow we did not get wet but the winds […]

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Chicago Skyline Engagement Session | Brittni + Tom

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A Gardening Inspired Engagement Session Sarah and Ian are two people that I not only want to photograph for hours but sincerely spend time with. These two individuals are loving, kind, funny and have beyond impressive Green Thumbs. So to prepare for their downtown Madison, WI wedding, there was a lot of care and thought […]

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Downtown Madison Engagement Session | Sarah & Ian

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High School Sweethearts turned Puppy Parents When I met Lauren & John for coffee and they told me they too had a Bernese Mountain Dog, my eyes lit up and I instantly had to sit on my hands as to contain my excitement. So now these two beautiful human beings aren’t just clients but fellow […]

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Mount Prospect Engagement Session | Lauren & John feat. Dakota

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A Pup Friendly Engagement Session Dana and Matt are two fellow pup parents tying the knot in downtown Chicago. They are having a winter wedding so we decided to celebrate with a spring engagement session. For their session, Dana and Matt wanted a beautiful skyline and to be able to include their dog, Porter. And […]

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Downtown Chicago Engagement Session | Dana & Matt