Acquaviva Winery Wedding | Miranda & Andrew

Acquaviva Winery Wedding  | Miranda & Andrew

Miranda & Andrew. Their story is one of my favorites as I am a complete mush for high-school sweethearts! From our first consult together, I absolutely adored them as a couple. Easy to laugh with and share ideas with, Miranda and Andrew created a gorgeous Acquaviva Winery wedding to celebrate their amazing story.

An Armour House Wedding | Kim & Nick

An Armour House Wedding | Kim & Nick

Nick & Kim are truly one of the sweetest couples I have had the honor of working with! From the moment I met Kim for coffee, we bonded over our love for photography, family and all the little details. Kim & Nick had the perfect day at The Armour House for their wedding day!

Ottawa Wedding Photographer | Donna & Sarah

Ottawa Wedding Photographer | Donna & Sarah

I can’t tell you how excited I am to finally blog Donna & Sarah’s beautiful wedding celebration! I first met Donna & Sarah over coffee where they shared their amazing love story with me.

Band of Bohemia Wedding | Brian & Regina

Band of Bohemia Wedding | Brian & Regina

Click here to experience the joy and amazing atmosphere of Regina & Brian’s beautiful wedding reception at The Band of Bohemia by Chicago wedding photographer Ashley Hamm Photography.

Glessner House Wedding | James & Julia

Glessner House Wedding | James & Julia

Enjoy the summer glow with gold and green details of Julia and James’ wedding day at The Glessner House museum!

Chicago City Hall Wedding | Julia & James

Chicago City Hall Wedding | Julia & James

There are so many things I love about an intimate wedding day. When Julia & James contacted me to capture their two day wedding celebration, I was ecstatic to work with them. Both laid back, these two were easy to connect with and capture as they are just so so in love with each other!

Firehouse Chicago Wedding | Laura & Jacob

Firehouse Chicago Wedding | Laura & Jacob

I had such a wonderful time capturing Laura & Jacob's beautiful wedding at Firehouse Chicago this past weekend!! These two gems are truly the sweetest!! Talk about wedding goals! From Laura's stunning florals, their amazing cake (created by a very special friend) marigold bridesmaids dresses, big star tacos for their guests and THE cutest puppy, their day was a gem to capture!

Lehmann Mansion Wedding | Samantha & Diego

Lehmann Mansion Wedding | Samantha & Diego


Samantha & Diego truly had the perfect wedding day at the stunningly gorgeous Lehmann Mansion! From their first look under a shaded grove of trees to Samantha's epic dress (I mean c'mon) and amazing bridal party, Samantha & Diego's fun and color filled day tied together their beautiful relationship together!

My Favorite Wedding Venues

My Favorite Wedding Venues

With hundreds of amazing venues in Chicago and the suburbs to choose from, it can be a tough choice to pick your dream venue! Today I’ll be sharing with you my favorite wedding venues to capture events and beautiful weddings at (so far, this list is going to grow I’m sure). Enjoy!

Metropolis Ballroom Wedding | Tom & Laura

Metropolis Ballroom Wedding | Tom & Laura

Laura & Tom's adventure began years ago after discovering their love and passion for books! From one of their first outings at the Arlington Heights Public Library to collecting books from their travels across the world together, these two have written a one of a kind amazing love story!

Grand Lake Wedding | Debbie & Jake

Grand Lake Wedding | Debbie & Jake

The first time I met this beautiful bride was in 8th grade! We met in choir class and all I remember from that day was her amazing voice. It lit up a room and had an absolutely amazing smile to match. Over the years we shared a friendship and that will always truly be near and dear to my heart! Fast forward a few years down the road, Debbie shared with me that she had met someone special. From the moment I met Jake and saw the way Debbie looked at him, I knew that this man was truly the one for her and her amazing heart.

Cress Creek Wedding | Karen & Ryan

Cress Creek Wedding | Karen & Ryan

I can't say enough about how wonderful these two are! From the moment I met Karen and Ryan over coffee at our favorite coffee shop (Starbucks of course), I fell in love with their amazing personalities, their love for adventure and their sense of humor!

East Bank Club Wedding | Giovanna & Brendan

East Bank Club Wedding | Giovanna & Brendan

Giovanna & Brendan met and fell in love in high-school in the halls of St. Ignatius! When it came to their wedding day, they tied in their gorgeous alma-mater for their first look and ceremony before celebrating with their family and friends at the East Bank Club! 

Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus Wedding | Meredith & Brett

Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus Wedding | Meredith & Brett

I had so much fun celebrating these two on their wedding day at the Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus last weekend! From their adorable first look to sharing moments with their bridal party of close friends and loved ones, their wedding day was an honor to capture! 

MillCreek Wilde Wedding | Lauren + Steve

MillCreek Wilde Wedding | Lauren + Steve

I first met Steve + Lauren through mutual friends and adored them from the moment I met them!! Lauren and I bonded over our (amazing) love for great music, fashion, and photography!

Morton Arboretum Wedding | Chris + Sarah

Morton Arboretum Wedding | Chris + Sarah

These two!! Man, I tell you I truly do have the best clients on the planet! From our first consult, it was pretty obvious these two were truly best friends and loved to make each other laugh!

Illinois Beach Resort Wedding | Jon + Jaclyn

Illinois Beach Resort Wedding | Jon + Jaclyn

Jon & Jaclyn’s intimate and colorful outdoor beach wedding at the Illinois Beach Conference Center by Chicago Wedding Photographer Ashley Hamm Photography.

Standard Club Wedding | Andrew + Alison

Standard Club Wedding | Andrew + Alison

Alison and Andrew first met in junior high school, and from there, their 17-year romance blossomed into a beautiful friendship and passionate love. Their love and friendship is a beautiful thing to witness and share and I feel truly honored to capture their gorgeous Standard Club wedding.

Lacuna Lofts Wedding | Tara + Ryan

Lacuna Lofts Wedding | Tara + Ryan

I first met Tara + Ryan in front of Buckingham Fountain in downtown Chicago. Ryan and I had been in contact to help plan a surprise proposal for his longtime girlfriend Tara!