CHICAGO RESTAURANT ENGAGEMENT PHOTOS

Happy Monday! Excited to share a few favorites from Lauren & Tyler’s engagement session with you today, photographed at The Boarding House in River North. As the rain was on and off outside, it was the perfect day to snuggle up indoors, have a drink and watch the rain fall on the windows. So looking forward to their […]

THE NEW YORK TIMES

On Saturday I photographed Meredith & Michael’s beautiful wedding and on Sunday I woke up to see them and a photo from their engagement session featured in The New York Times! Congrats you two!! It truly was an honor to photograph your day. Looking forward to sharing more from Meredith & Michael’s intimate restaurant wedding […]

NAPERVILLE MAGAZINE

Well this is an exciting first! Jessica & William are featured on the cover of Naperville Magazine!! Their Arranmore Polo Club wedding with Estera Events was absolutely gorgeous and I loved reliving their day when flipping through the pages of their feature. Seeing my work in print is always exciting but seeing it on the cover of […]

Public Hotel Rehearsal Dinner

I had the lovely opportunity to work with Jenny & Peter this July on their Public Hotel rehearsal dinner. It was the perfect summer night! Their guests were welcomed to the rooftop terrace where they dined al fresco, toasted to the soon to be newlyweds, and laughed until the city around them sparkled like a glass of champagne. […]

Nellcote Wedding Photos

Oh, Kristine & Scott. It was a true honor to be a part of your day and celebrate your love! Congrats Mr. and Mrs. Holloway!   Ceremony: Assumption Catholic Church / Reception: Nellcote / Coordination: Estera Events / Floral Design: Steve’s Flower Market / DJ: Okyne Media Lab / Bride’s Dress: Jim Hjelm / Hair & […]

Downtown Chicago Wedding

What a gorgeous day! Sabrina & David are just THE sweetest couple <3 Their West Loop engagement session is one of my all time favorites and I was so looking forward to their wedding day. What an honor to get to know these two and be a small part of their celebration. Congrats Mr. and Mrs. Gagliano!  Ceremony: Holy […]

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago Wedding

These two said ‘I do’ this weekend and I’ll admit I choked up more than a couple times during their day. After all the recent tragedy, it was so uplifting to be in a room where the love was palpable, the laughter was strong and everyone was there to celebrate the marriage of two beautiful people. […]

3 Wedding Traditions You’re Allowed To Break

I love the traditions that come with weddings. The exchanging of rings, the cutting of the cake, the first dance (which makes me tear up every. single. time.) But there happen to be a few traditions that I think are okay to break… should you want to of course :) Not seeing each other before […]

Wedding at Saddle & Cycle

I’m dreaming of Lake Michigan, sunshine and summer cocktails this week! Excited to share a few of my favorites from a Saddle and Cycle wedding I photographed with the lovely Emilia Jane (see more pretty from the day on her blog!) Lead Photographer: Emilia Jane / Church: St. Mary of the Angels / Venue: Saddle and Cycle Club / Coordination: Estera Events / Hair: […]