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August 15, 2017

Little known fun fact – before I became a photographer, I won an American Business Award for Communication Strategy. I’m now a joyful wedding photographer and the proud owner of One July.  It likely goes without saying that business strategy still passionately runs through my veins. While owning a wedding photography business may feel like […]

August 15, 2017

\ **We are so honored and excited that his shoot will be featured on the pages of Grey Likes Wedding later in 2017!** The creative team for this stunning inspiration shoot had one common goal in mind – that your wedding is about more than a single day; it’s about telling your love story for […]

August 11, 2017

  Michelle and Brad decided on a downtown Chicago engagement session because their wedding will be held at Heritage Prairie Farm (one of my favorite places!) and they wanted to capture their city home as well.  It was such a joy to spend time in some of their favorite places… a coffee and bike shop, […]

August 3, 2017

  Dusty blue is about to take over the wedding world and I am SO excited! I love the way this soft color pairs with a creamy color palette and has so many complimentary choices like peach, tangerine, or even a pop of a brighter color.  Jenny Yoo has perfect bridesmaid dresses in this dusty […]

July 20, 2017

  Lindsey and Parker were married at Salvatore’s Restaurant on one of the most beautiful summer days Chicago has to offer.  Their day began at the Sheraton Grand Chicago with magnificent city views, plenty of laughter, and an absolutely gorgeous dress.  After getting ready, Lindsey and Parker headed to the river for their first look […]


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