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Hey! Welcome to the Alexandra Lee Blog! Grab a beverage, sit down, relax and scroll through Alexandra Lee weddings and sessions!

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Do you know what color is overlooked when it comes to wedding day colors? Hunter green! This color is SO SO SO pretty. It also can be used in all four seasons! You can deepen it for a fall and winter wedding or lighten it up with complimenting light colors to make it fit a summer […]

Hunter Green and Gold Wedding

Feb 26, 2019

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Most brides put a ton of thought into picking their venues, especially for when it comes to what their photos will look like. What most brides miss to think about is the getting ready space. It’s very much overlooked, but where you choose to get ready can make a big impact on your photos as […]

How to Choose a Getting Ready Location

Feb 12, 2019

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Wedding first looks have my heart! I absolutely love them! Having a first look for your wedding day allows you to see each other and talk to each other before the wedding day in private. Imagine being nervous all day. Waiting to see each other later that night… sometimes as late as 6pm! When you […]

First Looks – From Their Perspective

Feb 5, 2019

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Weddings are beautiful, happy, fun days. If you’ve been a guest, helped a friend or family member, or been a part of a wedding day, you know that putting together this huge shindig is no joke. There’s a ton of planning, thought and work into putting together this celebration of two people coming together. Now it’s your […]

How to Stay Organized Wedding Planning

Jan 30, 2019

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My engagement session with Amanda and John in Chicago was one for the books! We had frigid weather, and it even ended up snowing! Which was exactly what Amanda wanted for her surprise birthday trip. John and Amanda traveled up from Texas to celebrate Amanda’s birthday weekend in her favorite city in the world, Chicago! How […]

Snowy Chicago Engagement Session

Jan 28, 2019

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Now, I may be biased… but I think Chicago is one of the best cities in America! There’s so much to do, so much to see, and it’s all so pretty! I mean, what other city has a beautiful skyline, beaches, water, fantastic architecture, and four seasons!? (The best season is the outside patio season!) […]

7 Best Chicago Engagement Session Locations

Jan 23, 2019

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Every session, every wedding, every client meeting… I’m reminded how truly honored I am to be around such fun, light hearted, and sweet couples. Alexandra Lee Couples truly are some of the best couples in the Chicago area. Ashley and Benjamin were nothing short of those. These two are high school sweet hearts who are […]

Art Institute Engagement Session

Jan 17, 2019

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I’ve been soooo excited to publish this blog! When I get home from a wedding, I upload all of my photos from my cards and my second shooter’s cards, back them up, then I start looking through them…. Then I’ll stumble upon a treat…. a photo of myself… *insert upside down smiley face emoji* It […]

Behind the Scenes | 2018

Jan 4, 2019

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2018… wow. It literally came and went in a blink of an eye! I can’t believe it’s already 2019. I have sooo many amazing couples and weddings this upcoming year. 20 something amazing people who are going to be in these 2018 couples shoes soon! I seriously can’t wait!!! I already have 2020 couples booked […]

Best of 2018 | Weddings

Jan 3, 2019

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OKAY. Let me tell you upfront right now… this was SUCH a hard post to make! How can a photographer go through all of their awesome engagement and annviersary sessions with such gorgeous couples and pick only a few from each for a favorites highlight!?!? It’s not possible! Okay… it’s possible…. but REALLY hard. I […]

Best of 2018 | Engagement & Anniversary

Dec 20, 2018

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