One of my favorite things about elopements is the amount of flexibility we have on the day. In lieu of traditional getting ready photos- SJ, Josh, and I were able to dedicate nearly two hours of time for our first look and couples photos on the beautiful Montrose Bird Sanctuary in Chicago. This location was […]
When Sam and Kate approached me about having a picnic on the lake as their engagement session I was thrilled. Planning an activity for your engagement session is an excellent way to feel more comfortable in front of the camera. It creates a familiar environment and makes it easy to relax and just act natural. […]
This gorgeous engagement session was in one of my favorite places in Chicago. The Chicago Botanic Gardens. This stupendous park includes acres and acres of gorgeously landscaped gardens, along with water features, and a wildflower preservation area. Evelyn and Micheal new they wanted their engagement so be surrounded by flowers. We tossed around a lot […]
Janie & Ash got married in the exact same spot as where they first met. A little hidden dog park off the beaten path, shaded by a line of pine trees. Those trees became the isle that they walked down, while their closest family and friends gathered in an intimate circle under strings of flowers […]
Every wedding day is unique in its own way. There are plenty of traditions that have been repeated over the years at weddings but not everyone wants to repeat those same traditions. It’s important to bring a unique factor to your wedding day because it allows more room for you and your partner’s personalities and […]
If you’ve been wondering about what you should wear to your engagement session, Rachel and Brandon are perfect examples. They dressed casually, comfortably, and perfect for this occasion.
Holly & John Oxford, OH – June 11, 2022 This past Saturday, I had the pleasure of capturing the magical backyard wedding celebration of Holly & John. When two artists get together, you can guarantee they are going to throw an amazing party. So it was no surprise that all day long each and every […]
This past Sunday, I had the pleasure of capturing Lili & Pascal’s intimate wedding at the FAR Center in Bloomington, IN. The day started at the Scholars Inn Keep, with Pascal and his brothers getting ready together. Laughing and figuring out how to tie their ties.
Lili, her bridesmaids, and her mom did their own makeup at the Hilton Garden Inn and fawned over Lili as she got in her dress. Then we all met in the FAR center’s beautiful Library for Lili & Pascal’s first look. Tears were shed by everyone.