Category Archives: Engagements

Empty Bottle Chicago Engagement Session: Sam and Dave

Sam and Dave intrigued me when they mentioned their non-traditional wedding plans that include bridesmaids with beehive hairdos!  This super sweet couple used to live in Chicago and love seeing live music and having Sunday brunch at The Empty Bottle.  It was only perfect to meet there for the start of our Chicago engagement session, have brunch…

  • Melissa SJuly 29, 2015 - 5:37 pm

    What a beautiful session,wish I lived in Chicago so you could be my wedding photographer!!!ReplyCancel

  • Lynn M HeickJuly 29, 2015 - 6:12 pm

    Simply stunning work. This Chicago Photographer has used the light to illuminate the love story of this couple which is what an enagement portrait session should do. I know the wedding photography will be amazing!ReplyCancel

  • Shelly HeinrichsJuly 29, 2015 - 10:36 pm

    Beautiful work! Nice to see something unique for an engagement session!ReplyCancel

  • joyJuly 30, 2015 - 3:39 am

    whoa! #lightastic and brilliantly styled! I might bring my family to Chicago to get some of thatReplyCancel

  • WfaaAugust 22, 2015 - 1:33 pm

    Your articles are for when it ablesutoly, positively, needs to be understood overnight.ReplyCancel

Downtown Chicago Engagement Photography: Kate and Matt

I photographed Kate and Matt’s engagement session around the Chicago Riverwalk and Trump Tower on a surprisingly cool and overcast day.   The folks at the Trump were so kind when we crashed their rooftop for photographs, instead of shooing us away, they brought out champagne for this beautiful couple!  Definitely a warm welcome!  Kate and…

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Chicago Engagement Photography: Stephen and James

I couldn’t be happier to help Stephen (at left) and James document their wedding day.  In almost perfect timing of the 1-year-anniversary of legalized gay marriage in Chicago, it’s wonderful to see these two get married.  James is thoughtful and quiet, Stephen is just hilarious.  Together, this peaceful couple and I spent a beautiful afternoon…

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Chicago Engagement Photography: Nicole and Anthony

I met Nicole and Anthony on a brisk day in Wrigleyville for their Chicago engagement session.  Okay, it wasn’t brisk, it was pretty cold!  Thankfully, it was also quite lovely outside, and these two troopers braved the cold in the name of killer engagement photographs. We began our photo session at Wrigleyville’s Pick Me Up Cafe for…

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Chicago Engagement Photography: Pauli and Chris

One of my greatest joys is connecting with clients so much that I’m constantly laughing around them.  Pauli and Chris are such a couple!  We met on a hot and steamy Chicago afternoon, ducked under an overpass while dodging a torrential thunderstorm, danced around fresh puddles of rainwater, and they didn’t stop smiling! Their love…

  • MauraAugust 22, 2015 - 2:04 pm

    Hi, how many time did I told you that your shootings were great? One more time, great work. See you soon for food for art night in Petros. Menu is ready but keep your srecet srecet. See you soonReplyCancel

  • I could watch Schindler’s List and still be happy after reading this.ReplyCancel