Kara & Matt: Architectural Artifacts Wedding Photos

Architectural Artifacts Wedding Photos

Kara and Matt were married at Architectural Artifacts in Chicago’s Ravenswood neighborhood. It’s a venue that’s been on my radar for a while, since I love loft spaces and it’s only a few blocks from my home! So I was super excited to be working with Kara and Matt to make Architectural Artifacts wedding photos. Both Kara and Matt started their morning a The Gwen Hotel downtown. I photographed the ladies getting ready while Justin was with the guys. We …

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Elizabeth & Adam: MSU Football Stadium (Huntington Club) Wedding

Michigan State University Huntington Club Wedding Photos

It’s always a treat for me to travel back to East Lansing for a Michigan State University wedding. I’ve been able to shoot at most of the venues around campus, but I was especially excited when Elizabeth & Adam said they were getting married at the football stadium’s new Huntington Club. I was also excited to work with Elizabeth’s family again. You might remember her sister, Rachael & JP’s Mexico wedding (the one that Mario Lopez crashed!) I started the …

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Jennifer & Jeremy: Bridgeport Art Center Wedding Photos

Bridgeport Art Center is quickly becoming one my most booked wedding venues, which is great with me because I love it there! But I’m getting ahead of myself… Jennifer & Jeremy started their wedding day at W Chicago – City Center hotel. I spent the morning with Jen and her sisters and friends while they got ready. Justin was with Jeremy and the guys. Jen & Jeremy asked for a few portraits near the Board of Trade before the ceremony, …

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Emily & Kieran: Adler Planetarium Wedding Photos

As a Chicago wedding photographer, I’m used to shooting around Adler Planetarium. It’s easily one of the most requested Chicago wedding photo locations, in big part because it offers the most complete skyline view in the city. So even though I’ve shot a lot of Adler Planetarium wedding photos, it wasn’t until Emily & Kieran’s wedding day that I actually got to shoot inside. As excited as I was to photograph in the beautiful venue, I was even happier to …

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Kara & Matt: Adler Planetarium Engagement Photos

I met Kara & Matt downtown at Miller’s Pub before our downtown Chicago engagement session. Our first stop was Asado Coffee Shop at 22 E. Jackson, which was off my radar until Kara suggested it. It was a perfect way to kick off the evening. After an outfit change we headed over to the Art Institute Gardens. The gardens were closed but we still managed to make a few photos there and then did a quick walk through Lurie Gardens. …

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Zan & Jonas: Mendocino Woodlands Camp Wedding Photos

It’s always an honor to be asked to document a couple’s wedding day, but when a couple entrusts me to travel across the country to a remote location based on my work and reputation it’s extra special! I traveled to California’s Redwood forests, about three hours north of San Francisco, for Zan & Jonas’ wedding at Mendocino Woodlands Camp. For destination weddings, I like to make sure I’m at the site at least a day before the actual wedding. In …

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