Navy Pier Engagement // Danielle + Danny

Navy Pier Engagement

Years ago I would have told you that Navy Pier is better for tourists than engagement sessions.  But after working a number of corporate events there, I noticed that it was starting to improve!  Navy Pier is getting a more modern and fresh feel and I can safely say that it’s worth adding back to your photographic roster. Read More


Alice In Wonderland Engagement Session

Alice In Wonderland Engagement Session

From kids to adults, if you hear someone utter the words “Alice In Wonderland Engagement”…you know you’re in for a great ride.  Brittany and David spent a good amount of time planning and preparing for their engagement session with a number of trips to Goodwill stores.  Read More


Hotel Lincoln Chicago Engagement

Long before Michael and Whit made their way to the Hotel Lincoln in Chicago, we began their engagement session with a more lifestyle theme.  We really wanted their personalities to come forward which is along the lines of Michael playing with the dog in bed as Whit examines the two of them from a mildly perturbed perspective. Read More


Chicago Modern Engagement // Regan + Troy

Classic Chicago is just sometimes the way to go for photos but with a slight twist. Regan spends a lot of her time dancing and being a dance and fitness instructor. When discussing ideas with the two of them we were leaning towards a “modern Chicago” feel and decided to work in Regan’s dancing into it! The story begins with the two of them both being at the same lounge (Violet Hour).Read More


Star Wars Engagement // Katie + Paul

Well we’ve got a doozy for you this week and that doozy is a Star Wars Engagement – A Turn To The Dark Side!  Katie and Paul fancy themselves as connoisseurs of all things comic book, Harry Potter and of course Star Wars!  As the planning began of their engagement session and they said to me, “since you do a lot of themed shoots, what if we did a Star Wars engagement shoot?”  And even though I haven’t been a die hard fan of Star Wars, I certainly am now!  The thing that we all wanted to avoid was just grabbing a couple lightsabers and just going straight into a fight scene.  Like any movie, there had to be some sort of story.Read More