Author Archives: Christy

Multicultural Venue SIX10 Wedding | Dipika & Jimmy

We were truly honored to be a part of Dipika and Jimmy’s spectacular multicultural wedding at Venue SIX10! The day overflowed with beauty, joy, and genuine goodness, making it a wedding we won’t forget. Take a peek at more highlights from this incredibly fun and heartfelt celebration in the heart of Chicago! Their Wedding Ceremony...

The Peninsula Chicago Wedding

Michelle and Clifford’s spring Peninsula Chicago wedding is one of our absolute favorite Chicago weddings that we’ve captured! From the classically elegant decor to the non-stop fun on the reception dance floor, it was a beautiful day from start to finish. Michelle and Clifford were an absolute joy to work with, and we’re so excited...

Chicago Botanic Garden Wedding

Couple says vows at the Chicago Botanic Garden wedding ceremony

The Chicago Botanic Garden is a breathtaking oasis with gorgeous gardens at every turn, and it makes for a dreamy Chicago wedding venue. As Chicago wedding photographers, we’ve captured quite a few weddings here over the past decade and a half. Keep reading to see what makes a Chicago Botanic Garden wedding so amazing! Here’s...

Garden Proposal in Chicago’s Lurie Garden

Man and woman in a garden in Chicago

Lurie Garden was coined Millennium Park’s “secret garden,” and it’s truly a one-of-a-kind place in the heart of downtown Chicago! The architecture and design of the space are super charming, and it’s so neat to escape the city a bit while there. Sunny planned the ultimate surprise for Dhara on this beautiful November day! She...

Fourth Presbyterian Church Engagement Photos in Chicago

Man and woman stand in front of wooden door during Chicago engagement photos

Nicole and Mike are such a dream to work with! They are the most down-to-earth, kind-hearted souls. I love that we got to take engagement photos around their neighborhood, stopping at Fourth Presbyterian Church and Oak Street Beach. I didn’t think it would be possible for Nicole and Mike to be as kind as they...

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