Eric and Karie’s Picturesque Outdoor Starved Rock Wedding | Chicago Wedding Photographer

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 […]

Heather + Tammer: A Bespoke Forest Wedding at Starved Rock State Park and Trails | Utica, Illinois Wedding Photographer

Originally from Princeton, IL, these two high-school sweethearts have found their love story travel across states and continents–for over a decade! Heather and Tammer tied the knot beneath the tall pines of Illinois’ Starved Rock State Park in a quiet and bespoke forest ceremony.  From their first look at French Canyon to their intimate wedding […]