Category Archives: Weddings

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.   🙂

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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…

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Chicago Esplande Lake Wedding Photography: Pauli and Chris

I’m so pleased to share the wedding of Pauli and Chris!  These two had, without a doubt, one of the most emotionally touching weddings I have had the pleasure to document.  The tearful speeches, to Pauli’s tears during the first dance, to the crazy fun dance floor with all of their friends and loved ones,…

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Chicago MCA Elopement: Caroline and Aaron

Caroline and Aaron eloped to Chicago, got ready at the Waldorf Astoria and planned to visit the Chicago Riot Festival after their ceremony.  The muddy grounds weren’t great for a bridal gown, so we visited the Chicago MCA and hung out with David Bowie!  Well, his photo, anyway! Thanks so much, Caroline and Aaron, for including me…

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Chicago Trump International Hotel & Tower wedding photography: Holly and Alex

Holly and Alex eloped to Chicago and shared a fantastic wedding celebration together. They traveled to the Trump International Hotel & Tower for a private wedding that I had the privilege of photographing. Our schedule included a ceremony on the Terrace at Trump, cocktails and a private photo session inside drumBar, and a ride around downtown Chicago inside a…

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