I’ve been waiting to photograph Sara and Jeremy’s wedding day for what feels like FOREVER!! I first met them at a Starbucks in Frankfort, while they were on the hunt for a New Lenox Wedding Photographer, a little over a year ago, and I’ve loved them ever since! Their engagement session in Downtown Frankfort last […]

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Weddings

New Lenox Illinois Wedding Photos

Peace Lutheran Church Wedding in New Lenox, Illinois | Sara + Jeremy | Illinois Wedding Photographer

Oh my goodness, these two!! When I first chatted with Mary Kate on the phone a while back, I could tell almost instantly that we clicked so well! She is just the sweetest, most bubbly person & I LOVED getting to meet her and Blake at their engagement session in Lake Geneva last week. Lake […]

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Weddings

Lake Geneva Pier Engagement Photos

Lake Geneva, Wisconsin Engagement Photos | Mary Kate + Blake

When Quincey from Basic Invite reached out to me a few weeks ago asking me to photograph some of their wedding card templates, I was over the moon excited!! As a bride-to-be, I know that planning a wedding can be a bit overwhelming at times. I especially knew I would be picky with what save […]

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Basic Invite Wedding Invitations | Wedding Card Templates

I’ve been looking forward to Sarah’s graduation photos at U of I’s campus for sooo long!! Celebrating graduation looked so different for college grads this year, but I’m so glad that all of my grads decided to keep their scheduled sessions and celebrate with photos! Sarah’s session was so much fun! The wind was absolutely […]

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Seniors

University of Illinois Graduation Photos | Sarah | Champaign Senior Photographer

When Liv first reached out to me, I was so excited to photograph her & CJ’s engagement photos! We originally planned for a Chicago skyline location since these two are from the city, but with the closure of those locations and the extended stay-at-home order, we decided on this STUNNING location at Olivet Nazarene University […]

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Kankakee County Engagement Photographer

Bourbonnais, IL Engagement Photos at Olivet Nazarene University | Liv &CJ

Planning outfits for your engagement session can be one of the most stressful things EVER!! Most times, you’ve never even had professional photos taken together, and trying to coordinate outfits is a huge task. Today, I’m sharing all of my favorite stores to shop for the perfect engagement session dresses and outfits for girls AND […]

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Frankfort, Illinois Fall Engagement Photos

Engagement Photo Outfits: Where to Shop

I’ve said this SO many times, but photographing another photographer is one of the greatest things ever!! When Elise reached out about scheduling her graduation session, I was too excited, especially when I found out she was graduating from Illinois State University. ISU’s campus is so beautiful, and I love any chance I can get […]

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Seniors

Bloomington-Normal-IL-Senior-Photographer

Illinois State University Graduation Photos | Elise | Bloomington-Normal Senior Photographer

This was the most PERFECT Spring day for Samantha and Austin’s engagement session! When Samantha sent me photos of their property in Milford, IL and said she’d love to do their engagement session there, I was over-the-moon excited!! Their land is the prettiest ever (and definitely any Illinois photographer’s DREAM)! These two were full of […]

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Milford, Illinois Engagement Photos

Milford, IL Engagement Photos | Samantha + Austin | Illinois Engagement Photographer

Seriously, I just LOVE these two!! I met Alisa through her sweet cousin, Sara. (see Sara’s wedding blog HERE) Fransen Nature Area in Bloomington-Normal is one of my very favorite locations in the Central Illinois area for engagement photos. It’s the prettiest little spot with the most PERFECT light!! When I get to go to […]

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Fransen Nature Area Engagement Photos

Bloomington-Normal, Illinois Engagement Photos at Fransen Nature Area | Alisa + Alec

Karlie is seriously one of the sweetest girls I’ve ever met, and I absolutely LOVED getting to photograph her senior photos! When she first reached out to me over the summer, I was so excited to finally meet her in person. I could tell from her very first message that we would get along so […]

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Seniors

Kankakee County Senior Photographer

Bourbonnais, IL Senior Photos | Clifton Central HS Senior | Karlie

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