Tuscan inspiration shoot

Last spring, my sweet friend Kelly Marie and I got together to plan an inspiration shoot. Every once in a while, I love doing these shoots as we are able to collaborate with a team of our amazing friends and creative partners to bring a "wedding style vision" to life. This is always a fun and collaborative process and gives all of us a chance to work outside of our boxes a little bit and bring ...
June 5, 2015

DC Engagement Session – Elizabeth & Enrique

  Many of my clients live outside of Chicago, and most of them end up having me to come to them for their engagement photos. Elizabeth and Enrique live in DC and had me come out there in April -- such a pretty time in the city! Though we missed the cherry blossoms by a week, the scenery was still so gorgeous, with wisteria, dogwoods and other flowers all in bloom. I interned in DC twic ...
June 5, 2015

Chicago History Museum Wedding | Carissa & Kevin

I love weddings that remind me of why I love to do what I do. Carissa and Kevin's celebration was one just like that -- held in the midst of a very busy August and having that perfect combination of sentiment and fun that I just love to photograph. Together, C&K are so much FUN and so clearly had a wonderful time together on their wedding day, with Kevin shedding a few tears during their first ...
May 17, 2015

A New Leaf Winter Wedding | Francesca & Martin

Francesca was such a dream client. A friend of another of my clients, Mandy, she was such a joy to work with from day one, with impeccable style, a focus on the right things, total trust in the photography process, and so much kindness. She and Martin planned a beautiful, wintery celebration the weekend before Thanksgiving at a church close to their home, St. Michael's of Old Town, and a reception ...
March 19, 2015

2014 Engagements

Following up on last week's post, I wanted to share some of my favorite session photos from the last year, with so many beautiful couples and locations. I'm so looking forward to shooting a wedding this weekend to kick off the 2015 season and sharing dozens of these couples' weddings over the coming year!  
February 19, 2015