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Glam The Dress | Chicago Bridal Portraits | Wedding Photographer

I. HAVE. NO. WORDS!!!!!! This shoot helped me fall in love with photography even more and pushed my adoration with weddings even further! This Glam The Dress session was all I dreamed of and more! Now you’re probably thinking… “Alex, what the heck is a glam the dress session?” I’ll tell you, my friend… When […]

June 28, 2017

Portraits, Weddings

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Olive Park Couple Portrait Session | Nicole & Jacob | Chicago Wedding Photographer |

Being excited for this shoot was an understatement! My sophomore year of college, I decided to join the Hawkeye Marching Band and that is where I met Nicole! Nicole and I both played mellophone and at the first section get together we danced to “Boom Clap” by Charli XCX and became friends from there! Nicole […]

June 6, 2017

Engagements

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Friend Senior Session: Kayla & Kelsi | University of Iowa | Alexandra Lee Photography

I am so happy to finally get this blog up! It’s a long one, but it’s worth it! It has been a rough with week moving back from school after graduating, unpacking and cleaning, AND THEN MY COMPUTER’S BATTERY GAVE OUT!! Luckily, I was able to get to the Apple store yesterday and get it […]

May 20, 2017

Portraits

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Rachel | University of Iowa Senior Pictures

Let me start off by saying that Rachel is one of the most sweet and fun person you will ever meet! Rachel is absolutely gorgeous and was AH-MAZING in front of the camera! Taking photos with her was a great time! I am so glad she asked me to take her senior pictures after she saw […]

May 10, 2017

Portraits

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How to Prepare Your Kids for a Photoshoot | Alexandra Lee Photography | Chicago Suburb Wedding and Portrait Photos

Congratulations on your session! These photos will be cherished in your home for forever! I always wished my family did more sessions while I was growing up. It is always so much fun to look back at where we were in that point of our lives and see everyone grow up so I am so […]

April 24, 2017

Portraits

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Spring Couple Portrait Session | Alexandra Lee Photography | Engagement Photography

I don’t know about you, but I am so happy that spring is finally here! The weather has been rainy earlier this month, but when the sun is out the SUN IS OUT. And it is glorious!!! Especially earlier this week when Sydney, Jimmy and I got together to take their pictures on the Pentacrest […]

April 19, 2017

Engagements, Portraits

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What to Wear Guide – Family Photos | Alexandra Lee Photography | Chicago Suburb Wedding & Portrait Photography

Hey Momma! It’s finally time for some updated family photos! Woohoo! Congrats! Now what to wear…. Sometimes finding what to wear can be just as hard as it was finding the photographer you wanted. Here are some tips I’ve taken from my Portrait Style Guide (included in every family portrait session) to help you quickly […]

April 13, 2017

Portraits

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Arrowhead Golf Course Couple Portraits | Alexandra Lee Photography | Engagement & Wedding Photographer

Paige and Brandon are hands down one of the most easy going, fun, and sweet couples I have ever met. Paige is one of those girls that has the special ability of that when you meet her and talk to her for the first time, you instantly feel comfortable and like you’ve known each other […]

March 15, 2017

Engagements

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Chicago Workshop Styled Shoot | From the Heart Workshop | Alexandra Lee Photography

You guys! This shoot! Ahhh! For the longest time now, I’ve been itching to go to a photography workshop. I was ready to finally learn from someone in person and get that hands on experience. I’m someone who learns the best by doing and so that’s what I was in search of. So, one afternoon […]

March 8, 2017

Engagements, Personal, Weddings

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Why Should I Get Engagement Photos?

Sometimes a couple is unsure of whether they want to get engagement photos. That could be for many reasons such as you’re not sure if it’s necessary, you’re afraid to be in front of the camera, etc. A lot of the times you can add on an engagement session to your wedding package or it […]

February 22, 2017

Engagements, Weddings

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