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March 10, 2018

Once again I feel blessed beyond measure for the amazing people and couples that this business has brought into my life.  Chelsea and Matt, thank you for such an incredible afternoon in the city.  The two of you are a gift!  I can’t wait for your wedding day this Fall!

January 23, 2018

Jamie and Alex’s Lincoln Park Engagement session was the perfect combination of cozy and glamorous!  Let’s start with their gorgeous apartment… HOLY MOLY.  Jamie may have a second career as an interior designer and I’ll be her first client.  I loved the opportunity to photograph this couple in the place they call home.  They’ll always […]

January 20, 2018

Let me introduce you to these newlyweds! Laura and I went to high school together. Although it’s been well over a decade since we’ve seen each other (who is counting?!), she is just as kind, lovely, and fun as I remembered her.  It was such a joy to reconnect with her while she planned her […]

January 12, 2018

I have to say I’ve never had a bride ask me to be her bridesmaid at one of my consultations before.  But the moment Abby cracked that I joke I loved her immediately.  In fact, I drove home from our coffee date that night and told my husband – I don’t know if they’ll invite […]

January 5, 2018

When you are a midwest wedding photographer you get used to working in the cold.  But Melissa and Matt are my heroes! They brought warmth, light, and love to every image of their engagement session at Cantigny Park.  I can hardly wait for their wedding day this year at Independence Grove! Make sure you scroll […]


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