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University of Chicago Engagement Session

This University of Chicago engagement session is straight out of a fairy tale. Get ready for tons of romance, stunning architecture, Fall foliage and lots of champagne! Does it get any better than that?! I first met Matt, the groom-t0-be, in Mother Goose’s pre-school class. Our beautiful...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Tiffany & Co. Chicago Proposal

From the ensemble playing “Moon River” to the champagne toast afterwards, this Tiffany & Co proposal is straight out of Breakfast at Tiffany’s. While walking past Tiffany’s, Deema & Holly stopped to fawn over a gorgeous bauble in the window. Suddenly, Deema told...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Downtown Chicago Engagement Session

I am so thrilled to share Mallory & Brien’s downtown Chicago engagement session with you today. And not just because these two are adorable but because I have known Mal most of her life. She and her family lived three houses down from us in good old Edison Park, part of Chicago’s...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

North Ave Beach Engagement Session

Danielle and Evan’s engagement session still has my heart a flutter. We spent our time together exploring Fourth Presbyterian Church on the Magnificent Mile in downtown Chicago, a spot of significance for the lovely Bride. The weather was a bit chilly and sort of dreary but it couldn’t...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Art Institute of Chicago Engagement Session

How do I adore thee, Sarah & Jay? Let me count the ways… I was fortunate enough to spend an incredible afternoon with these two gorgeous individuals, strolling around The Art Institute of Chicago gardens, capturing the sparks these two share. As you can see, love was in the air. These...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Chicago Bridal Shower Brunch

Ioana & Zahid’s Chicago bridal shower brunch was beyond beautiful & filled with love. Together, Ioana’s bridal party, close friends & family put one one fantastic event. Paravola Couture Botanicals did an amazing job with the floral & Ioana’s mother,...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Lighthouse Beach Evanston Engagement Session

Dan & Alison could not have chosen more beautiful location(s) for their Evanston engagement session. Besides this, the weather was perfection & the happy couple was all smiles. Our journey began at the old Evanston Art Center building which has an incredible ivy wall & metal staircase....Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Martha Stewart Wedding Party Engagement Session Winners

Let me introduce you to Leena & Ehab. I had the pleasure of meeting them at the Martha Stewart Wedding Party this past March when I was showcasing all the goodness that is Roots of Life Photography. When I introduced myself, Ehab commented that he was one of a dozen or so grooms at the show...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Wicker Park Engagement Session

I met the lovely Justine while delayed at O’Hare airport. We were both scheduled on the same flight to NYC. I was on my way to have a girls weekend & she was heading to meet her fiance so they could go pick out a wedding venue. We hit it off immediately and a few months later she booked...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

NYC Portrait Session

Brian & Gordon are adorable aren’t they?! I had the pleasure of spending time with them back in June. We spent time in their neighborhood (Hells Kitchen) doing some of their favorite things. We started the shoot on their AMAZING rooftop (what a view NYC!) and then walked to the river...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Vintage 1920’s Chicago Engagement- Glamour & Grace

Couldn’t wait to share the news! Sarah & Tyson’s vintage engagement photos were featured on Glamour & Grace this week! Click HERE to see the goodness!...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Logan Square, Architectrual Artifacts Engagement Session

Sarah & Tyson are gorgeous & fascinating people. They are the coolest couple and I am so honored to have gotten to work with them and share their story with you today. What started as a styled engagement shoot (they aren’t engaged..yet), turned into a documentary of their incredible...Click HERE to see more of the magic»