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specializing in wedding + family photography in the chicagoland area

Locavore Farm Summer Wedding Day | Jack + Rachel | Chicagoland Wedding Photographer

This day. This beautiful Summer Wedding Day. It was just friggin perfect. Is that cliche? Do I say it like every time? mmm ok, yes I know. But seriously, I LOVE an outdoor reception. And the light we had on this evening was A+ magic! Ok so rewind a bit. I’ve known Rachel for a […]

September 12, 2019

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Wedding Day at Town & Country Events in Milford, IL | Joe + Lexi | Central Illinois Wedding Photographer

My first Wedding at Town & Country Events in Milford, and it was perfect! I couldn’t have asked for a better staff to work with than the ladies at this venue. Between the staff and coordinator, it was a great group of ladies to work with. And of course a pretty awesome DJ. Lucas Heinrich’s […]

July 29, 2019

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Spring Wedding Day at Starved Rock State Park in Oglesby, IL | Rafael + Kayla | Chicagoland Wedding Photographer

On the day of the Raf and Kaylas wedding, I had checked the weather and all was still clear, 0% chance of rain. Well … cool right? NO! I was about 20 minutes from Starved Rock when I noticed it getting super dark. I checked my weather app again to see that It was no […]

June 27, 2019

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Summer Wedding Day at Miller Farms Barn in Gifford, IL | Jesse + MaryJane | Central Illinois Wedding Photographer

Jesse and MaryJane had their reception at the Miller Farms Barn in Gifford, IL which is a small town just outside of Champaign. This was the venues FIRST WEDDING! I was so honored to be a part of this day with them as well, they have such great visions for this Barn and I hope […]

June 24, 2019

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Danada House Spring Wedding | Keith + Jessica | Chicagoland Wedding Photographer

The Danada House has become one of my favorite venues to shoot at, the staff is so nice and the property is just gorgeous! Keith and Jessica lucked out with an amazing spring day for this outdoor wedding, it truly was picture perfect. And for it being my first Wedding of the year, I couldn’t […]

May 6, 2019

wedding photography

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Jon & Sarah | Kankakee State Park Engagement | Fall Engagement Session | Chicagoland Wedding Photographer

These two love birds! There’s not much to say other than they are totally in love and ready to spend the rest of their lives together! I absolutely loved spending time with them at the Kankakee State Park and capturing these engagement photos! We lucked out and were able to soak up the last little […]

November 27, 2018

couples session, engagement photography, wedding photography

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Bridget & Drew | Camp Shaw Wedding | Manteno, IL | Chicagoland Wedding Photgrapher

This wedding at Camp Shaw was one I had been counting down the days till. After seeing the location and my creative mind just wandering aimlessly, I couldn’t help but be overly anxious for the big day! I also knew Bridget had such a great eye for detail and color, so it would all come […]

November 14, 2018

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Geneva, IL Engagement Session | Laura & Ben | Fabyan Forest Preserve | Chicagoland Wedding Photographer

Laura and Ben come to me as a referral from the Richards wedding that i did in September. Any of my couples that are referred from previous weddings, i know right off the bat that they are going to be great and a perfect couple to work with. Laura contacted me and knew that she […]

November 7, 2018

couples session, engagement photography, wedding photography

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Brett & Dakota | Small Town Backyard Wedding | Grant Park, IL | Midwest Wedding Photographer

I knew going into this wedding that It was going to be fun, relaxing, raw and genuine. Brett and Dakota told me they weren’t doing anything over the top but just a small, backyard wedding at grandma and grandpas surrounded by their best friends and family. I LOVED it! Don’t get me wrong, I love […]

October 24, 2018

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Joe & Brittany | Moline, IL Taxslayer Center | Quad Cities Wedding Photographer | Midwest Weddings

I first met Brittany in 2005 in our Comms class at NIU, she was the pretty and put together cheerleader girl surrounded by friends and i was the lone soul looking for some cool friends. It didn’t take long before her and friends became my best friends. The girls who would get me through college […]

October 19, 2018

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MaryJane & Jesse | Country Engagement Session | Rural Sunset Engagement | Midwest Wedding Photographer

The ideal Midwest, country engagement session meets the ideal, couple. I had an amazing time with MaryJane & Jesse during our engagement session. From the moment I talked to them on the phone, I knew that this was a couple after my own heart. Give me all the land, gorgeous light, perfect wardrobe and genuine […]

October 19, 2018

engagement photography, wedding photography

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Allie & Ryan | Brisk September Wedding | Plainfield, IL | Midwest Wedding Photographer

I first met Allie and Ryan in the fall of 2017, they had saw my work from a mutual friends wedding and had their wedding planner, Joyce, reach out to me. The 4 of us met at a Starbucks and kicked it off INSTANTLY! I knew from that point, that this was a couple I […]

October 5, 2018

wedding photography

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