Category Archives: Weddings

Bridgeport Art Center Wedding Photography: Kelli and Robert

Kelli and Robert’s beautiful wedding story began with Kelli surrounded by her friends and family, a lovely wedding gown, and jewel-encrusted Jimmy Choo shoes.  The mood was quiet and thoughtful.  I photographed Kelli from the next room, with her reflection featured in a china hutch, and love the moment when her mother fixed her bridal…

2 comments
  • Ashley HernandezAugust 28, 2015 - 8:20 pm

    Gorgeous Chicago Wedding! Great images and awesome lighting!ReplyCancel

  • Delvene AhnAugust 29, 2015 - 12:43 am

    Beautiful portraits! Bride and groom must be so happy with them =)ReplyCancel

  • LisaAugust 29, 2015 - 1:25 am

    Beautiful work!!!ReplyCancel

  • HeatherSeptember 2, 2015 - 1:23 am

    Absolutely beautiful wedding photography!!ReplyCancel

Cheney Mansion Weddings: Angelica and Sultan

In one day, Angelica and Sultan got married, hit some golf balls, and danced outside in an intimate Oak Park wedding reception at the Cheney Mansion.  Their lovely ceremony was held in the historic Saint Giles Catholic Parish, filled with cool marble, beautiful stained glass windows and a small gathering of family and friends.  Their ceremony was personable,…

1 comment
  • Angelica RodriguezAugust 11, 2015 - 1:37 am

    What a beautiful surprise! CANDICE, YOU ARE AMAZING!!! I cant believe the pictures are ready only a week after the wedding!!!!
    I had a blast! BEST DAY EVER!!You and Raquel were wonderful!
    I cannot thank you enough, not only for great pictures , but for the hole experience! Everybody loved you!ReplyCancel

  • Rachel KarlicAugust 12, 2015 - 8:34 am

    STUNNING! i love your work candice! angelica & sultan are adorable. 🙂ReplyCancel

Chicago Same-Sex Wedding One Day After the U.S. Supreme Court Declares Gay Marriage Legal

Getting married one day after the U.S. Supreme Court declared same-sex marriage legal nationwide, and one day before the 46th Annual Chicago Gay Pride Parade, carries a bit of pressure! Stephen (at left) and James were legally married on Saturday, June 27 2015 at Firehouse Chicago, a vintage building filled with rustic details. This charming couple celebrated…

no comments
  • Phil MaishJune 29, 2015 - 2:19 pm

    Congratulations! What a beautiful service. Terrific pictures, too.ReplyCancel

  • Lee BalgemannJune 30, 2015 - 3:36 am

    Great job, Candace!ReplyCancel

I Stand For Marriage Equality

Three years ago, over 100 wedding professionals gathered inside a Chicago warehouse to have our voices heard.  We joined Stand Up Chicago to support marriage equality, and, in light of recent events in Indiana, I wanted to share our message. Why?   Because love is love. And, I really love documenting love.   🙂

no comments

Cantigny Gardens Chicago Wedding Photography: Jackie and Chris

Jackie and Chris honestly couldn’t have chosen a better day for an outdoor wedding ceremony at the beautiful Cantigny Gardens.  The autumn colors, warm light and lush garden truly made for a very unique and serene setting.  And, if it looks like these two smiled all day, they did! Thanks so much for including me…

no comments