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Eva and Jackson are married! I’m loving these small, intimate summer weddings. They’re sweet, personal, and really show you what it’s all about. They decided to still move forward with their July 3rd ceremony plans and I’m so glad that they did. This was a wedding I was so excited for because of how much […]

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Small Intimate Summer Wedding

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Family formals are the photos you know you’ll want and you know you need to do, but matter how close you are to family, no one really enjoys doing. Because I know this, I’ve made it my goal to make this time easy and efficient. I have shot countless weddings and have learned the tricks […]

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How to Have Stress-Free Family Formals

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Should we hire a wedding planner? The answer is YES! Wedding planners are 100% worth the investment! As a wedding photographer, I love it when my couples hire a planner. Why? Because they are a life send and truly do not get enough credit. No couple regrets hiring a wedding planner for their day. When […]

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Should We Hire A Wedding Planner?

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Diana and Tom couldn’t have had a better intimate Chicago wedding this past weekend. Many 2020 couples had their original plans turned upside down due to shutdowns and quarantine. However, Diana and Tom didn’t let it stop them from having a beautiful wedding on their original date. Their wedding was beautiful, intimate and oh so […]

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Intimate Chicago Wedding

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People always say “it’s all in the details” and your wedding is no exception! The photos of the people and the moments are so important, but it’s also important to have photos of the little details you spent so much time (and money) on. Imagine being able to sit down with future children and grandchildren […]

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What to Bring for Detail Photos

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The moment you have been dreaming of forever has finally come true and you are ENGAGED! Pop that champagne! Some couples want to get straight to work planning their dream wedding, but it’s ok to let it sink in for a few days, take a moment to celebrate with your friends, family, and new fiance […]

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5 Things to Do After You Get Engaged

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Many 2020 couples are finding themselves having to come up with new plans for their wedding day. Lots are moving their weddings to 2021, but many are also opting to have elopement weddings on their original wedding day. Bridgette and Mike were supposed to have a 200+ person wedding in Chicago at the Renaissance Hotel […]

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Chicago Elopement Wedding

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Choosing your look for your wedding day hair is an exciting part! There are so many options of wedding hairstyle inspiration out there. I gathered some of my favorite hairstyles I’ve seen on my brides to create another round of inspiration for you to choose from for your day! Classic Up-Dos The classic updo is […]

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Wedding Hair Inspiration

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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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Spring Ovation Chicago Wedding

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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 […]

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7 Rainy Day Wedding Portrait Tips

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