When Karie and I first talked, she described her unique (and challenging!) dream wedding–a nighttime ceremony in a forest in northern Illinois in the winter. I think I surprised her by responding, “Sounds awesome, let’s do it!” What unfolded on an unseasonably warm November day was moment after moment of beauty. From the rays of sunlight […]
As soon as I met Christian, I knew he and Justine’s wedding would be a classy, stylish affair–Christian is a Chicago-based DJ who owns his own company, Mode Events, and described to me a beautiful ceremony at St. Francis with one heck of an afterparty at Meson Sabika!
What a year it’s been! 2014 was amazing on so many levels. I met so many incredible people, captured some absolutely wonderful marriages, and got engaged myself! I couldn’t ask for a better (and busier!) year. I am so lucky to capture each and every moment that my couples entrust me with, and I find it really difficult […]
Oh man. I can’t even begin to tell you how much fun this engagement session was. We began the morning (yes, morning–don’t you judge us!) with a bloody mary and pizza slice in hand on the awesome patio at Homeslice. The setting was perfect, the weather was warm, and the light was just begging to be […]
Ohhhh my goodness. Jimmy and Sydney. This amazing couple. This AMAZING wedding. I don’t know where to begin!! The first thing I noticed back in February while doing Sydney and Jimmy’s engagement session is the way they look at each other. I mean, they really look at each other. You can just see the love […]
Shortly after I first talked to Sydney and Jimmy on the phone, Sydney was already brainstorming ideas for engagement photo locations. Right from that moment, I knew the afternoon we would be spending together was going to be totally awesome! And what a feast of a Chicago photoventure it was! We started among the towering columns of […]