Real Weddings

moments of love, laugther and joy

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Ryan and Giselle’s wedding was postponed three times, but you would never know from the looks on their faces all day. They got married June 18 of 2020 and they appreciated the celebration even more special because of the wait. I guess third time is the charm! Giselle & Ryan met at Cantigny golf course […]

Alexandra & Brandon’s wedding was April 25th 2020. One year later, their family and friends got together to celebrate renewing their vows and their first year of marriage at The Haight in Elgin. At the time of their wedding last year, Illinois wasn’t giving out marriage licenses, so they hopped in the car and drive […]

Sarah & Mario are two of the kindest people you will ever meet. When we first met on a video call about wedding photography, their deep love for each other was so apparent. Through every email and meeting they radiated joy, and had such a positive attitude about their wedding day. Rain, nor shine, venue […]

Jordyn & Nick rescheduled their June wedding to October because of the COVID pandemic, but their wedding day was nothing short of joyful! Their rustic venue, the Barnacopia in Polo IL, is a beautiful barn venue about 2 hours west of Chicago. Jordyn & Nick were both a bit nervous, but most excited for it […]

Tiffany & Richard’s wedding day it rained off and on in Springfield, IL. Thankfully their venue, Erin’ Pavilion, had big beautiful windows with an overhang so we were able to take their wedding photos outside. Tiffany and Richard had both wanted to have an outdoor ceremony so badly, but the rainy October weather seemed to […]

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