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Colorful Lincoln Park Chicago Engagement Session

We had THE MOST beautiful September weather for H & E’s end of summer Lincoln Park Zoo engagement session. It was so lovely outside and these two looked AH-MAZING! And killed it! H’s red dress just POPPED with the greenery in the park! She looked like real life Emoji! And E was looking cool and […]

September 10, 2017

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Big Rock & Hinckley Engagement Photos | Julie & Andrew

These two are so sweet and so fun! Julie and Andrew are getting married next year in July and we started their engagement session at the Big Rock forest preserve. Twist: It was very icky out. It was drizzling and it looked like it was going to storm an hour before our session. We decided […]

August 24, 2017

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Elegant Chicago Engagement Session | Anna & Patrick

Chicago + Beautiful Weather + Wrigley Building + Montrose Beach + Pins & Lashes + Anna & Patrick = Perfection. Literal perfection. I met Anna and Patrick early in the afternoon at Jenni’s (Pins & Lashes) Martial Arts building for Anna’s hair and makeup. We listened to lots of Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, and others […]

August 17, 2017

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Chicago Sunrise Anniversary | Tavio & Taylor | Wedding & Portrait Photographer

Let me tell you, waking up at 3am for this shoot was 100% worth it!!! And so was the brunch at Brunch followed by pictures in Lincoln Park! Tavio, Taylor and I met at 4:00am to drive to Zion to go do sunrise anniversary photos at Illinois Beach State Park! It was chilly, and Tav […]

August 14, 2017

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Best of 2016 | Engagements & Couples | Alexandra Lee Photography

Wow. 2016 is over and 2017 is here. New year, new me. Haha just kidding. But on a serious note, 2016 had plenty of highs and plenty of lows alongside of the highs. I can say with a huge smile on my face that all of these people were the reason I had so many […]

January 3, 2017

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Christmas Gift Ideas for Photographers & Photo Lovers | Alexandra Lee Photography | Chicago Wedding & Senior Photographer

It’s almost Christmas time ya’ll! So exciting! It is really starting to feel like Christmas time from all the snow we got yesterday in the Chicago area! Sometimes, finding gifts for people is hard. You may not know them that well or they may be a super hard person to shop for (AKA me). Here […]

December 5, 2016

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Tommy: 3 month Baby Portraits

Tommy 3 Month Baby Picture Saturday morning I woke up early and packed my bag with excitement because I was on my way to take 3 month photos for this adorable little baby. Their home was warm and inviting and we got started right away. This family is so adorable, especially their youngest member. He is so […]

September 26, 2016

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10 Reasons Why Fall is The BEST!

Today is the first day of fall! Woo hoo! It sure doesn’t feel like it here in the midwest… SO HOT. But, words can not express how excited I am for this time of the year to finally be here! In honor of that, I thought I’d do a fun quick blog post on why fall […]

September 22, 2016

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The Bulldog: Sadie Jayne

This dog right here is one of our family dogs, Sadie Jayne. The English Bulldog. Her birthday is May 23rd. She snores ferociously like a pig. She likes to hide under the cabinet chest in our family room. She’ll stare at you with her big eyes and paw you until you pet her. Her partner […]

September 19, 2016

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Cantigny Park Senior Session – Katie ACC Class of 2017

Guys! This location Katie and her family chose was absolutely perfect. I loved everything about it. Catigny Park is a photographer’s dream for a session. Letting my clients choose their locations can have us ending up at some pretty awesome places. Katie is going to be a senior at Aurora Central Catholic in Aurora, Illinois and […]

July 28, 2016

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