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Rockwell on the River Wedding with a Colorful Wedding Palette

Max and Meredith had a gorgeous Rockwell on the River wedding that featured a stunning colorful wedding palette. Meredith wore a colorful wedding dress that was a two-piece set. The skirt was made by Leanne Marshall, and it was so unique! Max wore a deep purple suit that was the perfect compliment to Meredith’s colorful...

Chicago Museum Campus Engagement Photos

We had the BEST weather for Meghan and Nick’s Chicago Museum Campus engagement photos! I love that they brought their sweet Golden Retriever pup along for part of the engagement session. All of the plants were in full bloom and the sun was shining down on us the entire afternoon. We ended the engagement photoshoot...

Chicago Home Lifestyle Photos

I absolutely loved the Camhi family’s Chicago home lifestyle photoshoot. It was so special to capture them at home in their element. There is something so uniquely special about being welcomed into a family’s home to document their lives in this exact moment. From the girls playing with their toys to family game time on...

Chicago Skyline Engagement Photos

Max and Meredith are the true definitions of joy! They are so fun and bright and always up for an adventure. I loved capturing their Chicago skyline engagement photos. You can almost feel their love through these photos, which is something that makes them so unique. I can’t wait to share more of them from...

City Engagement Photos in Chicago

Luke and Lauren had a gorgeous downtown Chicago engagement photoshoot that made for the perfect city engagement photos in Chicago! It was the prettiest day with the most gorgeous Chicago summer weather! I love that Luke and Lauren chose casual outfits for the second half of their city engagement photoshoot! They went with a more...

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Christy & James are Chicago based but happily travel anywhere in the world that beautiful love stories take them!