The inspiration from this shoot all started with Company 251‘s clean and modern aesthetic. With such a beautiful venue and somewhat of a blank slate, we wanted to fill this space with all of the right details, using bold pops of color and texture to create something truly unique. Designed and curated by the amazing […]

May 5, 2019

Whimsical Meets Modern at Company 251 in Aurora, Illinois

The morning of your wedding day is the best! You’re surrounded by all of your best girlfriends, sipping on mimosas while getting your hair and makeup done while Beyoncé is most likely playing in the background. The excitement and anticipation is at an all time high as you prepare to walk down the aisle in […]

March 27, 2019

Wedding Details Checklist | For Brides

I’m constantly reminded how truly honored I am to be around such fun, light hearted, and sweet couples during every session, wedding, and client meeting. What’s even more of an honor is when your couples also happen to be dear friends! These two met during their sophomore year at Wheaton College, after Torrey transferred from […]

February 23, 2019

Ellie & Torrey | Wrigley Building Engagement Session

Courtney and Johnny’s tropical engagement session was just what I needed in the midst of this crazy Chicago winter! We had to reschedule their engagement session several times due to weather…so we finally decided to take things inside and do their session at one of my favorite places: the Garfield Park Conservatory! This place is […]

February 3, 2019

Courtney & Johnny | Garfield Park Conservatory

Nicole and Adam’s wedding day is one I can go on and on forever about! The entire day was so relaxed, intimate, and full of joy. These two were originally planning on getting married in October of 2020, but decided that waiting so long to tie the knot took some of the fun out of […]

January 11, 2019

Nicole & Adam | Hotel Julien Dubuque Christmas Wedding

As 2018 comes to a close, I’ve made a point to go through all my wedding photos from the entire year. That’s right! Every. Single. One. Going through these has been fun, but more importantly it has reminded me to feel grateful for the opportunities I’ve been given and the couples I get to work with. […]

December 31, 2018

2018 Year in Review | Weddings

My friend Doreen of and I teamed up to make this super simple and beautiful DIY Christmas Wreath! This project is easy, doable, and approachable, no matter where you live and what may be available to you. And the best part? Everything you need costs just under $20! We bought all of our greenery at […]

December 14, 2018

Christmas Wreath Project with Doreen Corrigan

Marta and Jon’s day was full of so much love and so much emotion (countless happy tears were shed both behind and in front of camera)! I’ve known Marta my entire life and she is like family to me, so I was so excited and honored when she asked me to photograph her wedding. We […]

December 9, 2018

Marta & Jon | Dubuque, Iowa River Museum Winter Wedding

LeKeziah and Mike were married on a gorgeous fall day at Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club in Oak Brook, Illinois. The fall colors were in full swing and the entire day was just so beautiful and relaxed. These two were not nervous at all, but instead were just so excited to finally become husband and […]

November 13, 2018

LeKeziah & Mike | Oak Brook Bath + Tennis Club Wedding

Crying all the happy tears because my sweet friends are having a baby and I couldn’t be more excited! I’ve known Tirzah and Brogan since our middle school days and I was so excited and honored when Tirzah asked me to take their gender reveal photos. I am convinced that she is the cutest pregnant […]

November 12, 2018

Tirzah & Brogan | Galena, IL Maternity Session