North Avenue Beach Winter Engagement I had so much fun with Stephanie and Erik at their WINDY North Avenue Beach winter engagement session this past month and to say I’m excited for their wedding this upcoming August would be an understatement. Yes, yes, Chicago is called the Windy City for its politics, but holy smokes! […]

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February 4, 2020

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North Avenue Beach Winter Engagement

Still in complete awe at Jackie and Prokopi’s beautiful fall wedding at Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church in Westchester, Illinois followed by their reception at Concorde Banquets in Kildeer. Their colors were blush and navy and it’s no secret that these are two of my favorite wedding colors. From their adorable pup, Lulu, to their […]

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October 16, 2019

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Blush and Navy Fall Wedding at Concorde Banquets

Kaila slid into my DMs a few days before their engagement session and showed me a selfie of what her and Erik were wearing for their engagement session. Holy cow. I knew we picked the most perfect location because all of the summer flowers at Lilacia Park in Lombard, Illinois complimented their white and navy […]

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August 7, 2019

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Flowery Summer Lilacia Park Engagement

As a sucker for love, I’m always down to photograph one of the most precious moments between a couple when their journey to forever officially begins: the proposal. Kent knew he wanted his proposal to Blythe to be epic, memorable and special. They had their very first date downtown Chicago, so he knew he wanted […]

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August 5, 2019

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Downtown Chicago Olive Park Proposal

I met Charlie and Michelle for their engagement session at the Wrigley Building in downtown Chicago only to find three things: 1) Their outfits perfectly matched the Christmas decorations on the building (without planning this, I might add), 2. We picked probably the busiest spot in Chicago for that particular day and 3) They were […]

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December 3, 2018

Winter Wrigley Building Engagement Session | Charlie & Michelle

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

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

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

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

 

I was thrilled when Megan reached out to me wanting to do her engagement session at Oak Street Beach in Chicago! Sometimes I forget that we have such beautiful beaches here in the city because it’s so easy to just think of Chicago as skylines, pigeons and public transportation.

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April 3, 2018

Megan + Rob’s Oak Street Beach Engagement Session

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