1. Your favorite bar or restaurant Where is your favorite place to grab a margarita or craft beer? Is there somewhere with cute outdoor seating that would be perfect for your summer engagement session? If you and your fiance love burgers, head somewhere where you can chow down on some fries and patties. Nothing tells […]

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October 3, 2018

10 Unique Location Ideas For Your Engagement Session

Starting a business is difficult. September officially marks be being a full blown business for a year now and I’ve crafted ten things that I learned during my first year in business as a wedding and lifestyle photographer in Chicago, Illinois.

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September 26, 2018

10 Things I Learned in My First Year of Business

It was an absolute joy photographing Ericka and Danny for our summery engagement session in downtown Minneapolis! We ventured to the Stone Arch Bride and Father Hennepin Bluff Park for their session and the night couldn’t have been more perfect! After two straight days of rain, the drizzling finally stopped just in time for our […]

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September 8, 2018

Danny and Ericka’s Minneapolis Stone Arch Bridge Engagement Session

There’s so much more to your wedding photos beyond the family formals and photos during the ceremony. Have some fun with your wedding photographer with these five photo ideas that you can do on your wedding day! 1. Pop the Champagne Let’s pop the bubbly! This is a super fun photo to tie into your […]

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August 29, 2018

5 Fun Photo Ideas to Incorporate Into Your Wedding Day

A lot of couples tend to shy away from forking over more cash to get their wedding photos printed, but I’m here to tell you 5 reasons why you should be getting the photographs that were taken on the best day of your life, your wedding day, printed. 1. Touching combined with seeing is so […]

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August 22, 2018

6 Reasons Why You Should Print Your Wedding Photos

Let’s be real. Asking questions about marriage and weddings is tough, especially when you’ve probably never gotten married before and don’t know really know what to ask. Here are a few questions you probably aren’t asking wedding photographers before hiring them, but should be. What photography style(s) do you specialize in? This question is so […]

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August 5, 2018

5 Important Questions To Ask Your Wedding Photographer

I met MK because she slid into my DMs on Instagram and no, I am not kidding you. It was my birthday and she said “Hey! We so need to be friends!” followed by a happy birthday message and a note on how great it is to meet younger wedding professionals in the area. This […]

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July 2, 2018

Guest Blog Feature: Why You Should Hire a Month-of Coordinator as told by Your Day by MK

Sarah and Kevin were one of the very first couples I booked that I didn’t personally know and I am so grateful that they landed upon my Instagram and website! Their wedding is in October of 2019, but let me tell ya, the year is already going by FAST. Their wedding will be here before […]

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June 19, 2018

Kevin and Sarah’s Milton Lee Olive Park Engagement Session

4 ways your business can benefit from having a branding session with a photographer.

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May 11, 2018

4 Benefits of Having a Branding Session

I’ve been fortunate enough to be a photographer at Speed Blogging, a monthly photoshoot where bloggers, models or basically anyone wanting to get some portrait photos done, work with some local photographers to shoot some looks. That’s where I met Autum. We clicked almost instantly when she told me that her style goes hand-in-hand with […]

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April 17, 2018

Autum Love | Downtown Chicago Blogger Session

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