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Allie and Jake are incredible people and I’m so honored to have been a part of their spring Ovation Chicago wedding! With everything going on in the world, they remained calm and positive carrying on their day so they could say “yes” to each other in front of many great friends and family. When it […]

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Allie and Jake are incredible people and I’m so honored to have been a part of their spring Ovation Chicago wedding! With everything going on in the world, they remained calm and positive carrying on their day so they could say “yes” to each other in front of many great friends and family. When it […]

Weddings

March 17, 2020

Spring Ovation Chicago Wedding

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The weather in downtown Chicago this past weekend was absolutely perfect for Nichole and James’ winter engagement session. These two are sweet as can be and such a fun couple to be around. We started their engagement session at the ever so lovely Wrigley Building. Then stopped by Lincoln Park Zoo to then end at […]

Engagements

March 3, 2020

Downtown Chicago Winter Engagement Session

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After every engagement session, I ask myself the same question. “How did I get so lucky?!” And it was NO different this time around. I met Katie and Matt in Downtown Charleston, South Carolina for their engagement session! It was truly a pinch-me moment because Charleston is such a beautiful city. Timing was everything in […]

Engagements

February 25, 2020

Charleston, South Carolina Engagement

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When your wedding day is approaching, I’m watching the radar like a HAWK. I’m basically a part time meteorologist the week of your wedding day. And I’m sitting praying for no rain right beside you. However, if it does end up it will be no big deal. Cloudy days for weddings can be equally amazing […]

Weddings

February 18, 2020

7 Rainy Day Wedding Portrait Tips

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I have a love-hate relationship with this blog post. It is so fun to look through the photos, but let me be honest. Most of the time, they ARE NOT flattering. But, hey! That’s what makes this post fun! 2019 was a fun and busy year. There were so many weddings which equals so many […]

Weddings

February 11, 2020

Behind the Scenes 2019

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Oh first looks, you have my heart. I absolutely ADORE first looks! They are such a sweet moment for my couples. Many couples are not sure what a first look is or what the benefits of a first look are. I’m here to help you with that! What is a “first look”? A first look […]

Weddings

February 4, 2020

5 Reasons Why You Should Do a First Look

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Many brides put tons and tons of thought into picking their venue. Many of them are picking based on what their photos will look like. However, most brides tend to forget about the getting ready location. It tends to get overlooked, but it has a HUGE impact on your photos. The getting ready space is […]

Weddings

January 28, 2020

Choosing a Getting Ready Location

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31 one couples. 62 amazing people. 2019 was INCREDIBLE! I was a part of so many beautiful weddings for people who truly adored each other. Not only are they all beautiful on the inside, but the outside too! 2019 was quite the year for pretty portraits. Photography Gods gave me couples who were AMAZING in […]

Weddings

January 22, 2020

Couple Portraits – Best of 2019

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The getting ready portion of the day is ALWAYS my favorite! The energy and excitement in the room are always high! And I love how every bride has a different morning. Some are hype and loud, some are quiet, and a peaceful place, and I love how it sets the tone. The getting ready portion […]

Weddings

December 6, 2019

Getting Ready – Best of 2019

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Wow. Am I lucky or am I lucky? I swear the photography Gods are on my side!!! This year had TONS of amazing engagement sessions! Some were married this year, some are getting married next year, some done out of town, some who wanted to honor their time here in Chicago because their wedding is […]

Engagements

December 2, 2019

Engagement Sessions – Best of 2019

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