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A Lovely Lincoln Park Chicago Session Priscilla and Michael are two fun loving Chicago natives who have my entire heart. They are dog parents, pizza lovers, hard workers and goof balls. From meeting them at a Wedding Expo, to getting to them over coffee, to their engagement session, Priscilla and Michael have always made me […]

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Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool Engagement Session | Priscilla & Michael

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A Colorful Summer Chicago Engagement Session Jessica and Mark’s summer park engagement session took place at Cantigny Park in Wheaton, IL. They chose this park for photos for its gardens and famous yellow colored benches. And since Jessica and Mark are having a honeybee themed wedding with yellows, whites, and grays, Cantigny Park was the […]

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Cantigny Park Engagement Session | Jessica & Mark

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A Persian Wedding Celebration at Colvin House Jenny and Milad’s downtown Chicago wedding at the Colvin House was a dream! Their day was filled with pure joy as they welcomed family and friends to witness their half American, half Persian wedding ceremony. In Jenny & Milad’s downtime, they enjoy walking to the beach and watching […]

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Wedding Downtown Chicago | Jenny + Milad

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A Memorial Day Weekend Farm Wedding Mary and Erich said “I do” Memorial Day Weekend at their farm wedding at Northfork in Oswego, Illinois. This patriotic themed farm wedding was more than fitting as Erich currently serves in the United States Air Force. Their entire day filled with love, handcrafted details and guests from far […]

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Northfork Farm Wedding | Mary & Erich

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Classic Date Night Engagement Session – Elmhurst, IL Movies, ice cream, coffee, and outdoor strolls. These are all things that describe Laura and Adam. For their downtown engagement session, Laura and Adam decided to venture downtown Elmhurst for quaint scenery. As we captured memories at the York Theatre and on the sidewalks, these two made […]

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Downtown Engagement Session | Laura & Adam

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Arboretum Engagement Session – Lisle, IL Sophia & Dillon’s spring arboretum engagement session at the Morton Arboretum is something special. This morning time =session welcomed Illinois summer so we were able to enjoy the warm weather and new layer of color that spread through the Arboretum. Riley, their three-year-old daughter also joined us and helped […]

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Arboretum Engagement Session | Sophia + Dillon

Arboretum Engagement Sessions

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  Are you looking for bridal shower locations in Columbia, South Carolina for you or a bride-to-be? If so, this one is for you! Now that the question is popped, it’s time to celebrate and shower the bride. And finding the perfect shower location is key. Whether your crowd is looking for coffee and deserts […]

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The Best Bridal Shower Locations In Columbia, SC

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Since photographing dozens of weddings, I understand that taking beautiful portraits is only a fraction of the job. When my couples look back at their wedding day, they don’t just see a stunning photo; but they remember how they felt in the moment. And because of this, I want to create much more than beautiful […]

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Wedding Packages Explained

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  Are you looking for your colorful statement outfit to wear for your summer engagement session? Let me help! I love advising couples on what to wear for their engagement session, how to dress for the season and tips & tricks to allow them to pop on and off camera!     Here is the […]

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Color and Accessory Inspiration For Your Summer Engagement Session

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Jane and Alex married on Saturday, April 27th in their downtown Chicago wedding at the South Shore Cultural Center. Their wedding day was unique and whimsical, including the 2 inches of snow on the ground. In April. The happy couple fell in love with the South Shore Cultural Center’s elegance and old style feel. They […]

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South Shore Cultural Center Chicago Wedding | Jane + Alex