When I was a child, my favorite movie was Sabrina (the remake version starring Julia Ormond and Harrison Ford). I loved all the images of Paris, and especially, the fabulous backyard parties that the Larrabee family held in their yard, with live music, dancing and beautiful dresses. At Kelly and Anthony's wedding, I truly felt like I was transported to one of those only-in-movies celebrations, wit ...
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I first met Eric about ten years ago in a kickball league that I played in for six years. A few years into the league, Eric met Michael through another kickball friend, Maggie, who would later officiate their wedding. Many years of flip cup games, kickball, and various Chicago apartments later, Eric proposed to Michael, and they decided to have a Chicago wedding at the height of fall. Michael's f ...
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Oh, I love this sweet couple. Abigail and Chris are so cute and just radiated joy and happiness all day, and both of their families were so fun. They were married on a spring day in April, on Earth Day in fact. This holiday influenced some of their color choices, with lots of blues and greens incorporated into their day. They held their entire event in the Gold Coast room at the historic Drake Hot ...
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Mimi is a bridesmaid in another wedding I am shooting this year; I was so excited when she emailed me about capturing some engagement photos here in Chicago for her and her fiance, Decker. They were marrying in Italy, but wanted some photos to capture the city where they met and fell in love. We did a quick one-hour North Avenue Beach engagement session at sunrise. In the summer, I always suggest ...
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Mandy and Joe are the most amazing, sweet, intelligent couple. Mandy and I really bonded throughout her wedding planning process, and my team became quite close to her family as my second photographer, Jacqueline, photographed her brother's intimate wedding earlier last year. Mandy and Joe had an absolutely perfect Chicago Botanic Garden wedding, near where they grew up.  We were blessed with ab ...
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