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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 […]

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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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I’ve been so excited for this wedding for so long! Laura and David’s Kimpton Gray Hotel wedding was absolutely everything I thought it would be and more!!! The two of them met when David saw online that Laura knew a friend of his. His friend asked Laura if she’d like to go on a date […]

Weddings

October 25, 2019

Fall Kimpton Gray Hotel Wedding

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Ugh! These two are amazing!! Their Revel Motor Row wedding in Chicago was absolutely stunning and so sweet. I’ve been so excited for this October weekend for as long as I can remember! I’m so honored I was able to be there for them. They had a small 100 person wedding of just their closest […]

Weddings

October 25, 2019

Revel Motor Row Wedding

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“We found love in a hopeless place”. That was what she said in one of her first emails to me. I was so so excited to receive that email from Tori! University of Iowa grads getting married back where it all started 7 years ago in Iowa City, Iowa! Tori and Steven met at a […]

Weddings

October 11, 2019

Coralville Marriott Hotel Iowa Wedding

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Anne and James are married!!! The two of them got married at the Bottom Lounge in Chicago. Which I had no idea that they hosted weddings and events! It was an absolutely perfect day for them and their 80 friends and family. The girls got ready in the morning at the JW Marriot. When I […]

Weddings

October 2, 2019

Bottom Lounge Chicago Wedding

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I’ve been waiting for this weddings since the day Irma and I had our first call! Irma has such a fun, outgoing, kind energy to her! So it’s no surprise Ryan is the most friendly and kind man! These two are so adorable together and I’m so so happy for them! These two are hard […]

Weddings

September 19, 2019

Fall Venue Six10 Wedding

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Monika and Dan are married!!! What started as a friendship while working at Aldo has turned into this amazing relationship turned marriage. Monika and Dan are the most relaxed couple and their day turned out so amazing! And was super fun! The girls got ready at Monika’s mom’s home. Everyone was drinking champagne and family […]

Weddings

September 16, 2019

Mauve and Navy September Wedding

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