Professional photographers, whether they are lifestyle wedding photographers or lifestyle family photographers, put a lot of effort and creativity into capturing beautiful images for their clients. And one question that often arises is why photographers won’t give their clients the RAW files of their photographs. In this blog post, we will explore the reasons behind […]

Family Photography, wedding photography

May 20, 2023

Why Your Photographer Won’t Give You the RAW Files

Why Your Photographer Won't Give You the RAW Files

Are you considering having your wedding on your birthday? It can be tempting to celebrate two big milestones on the same day, but there are pros and cons to this decision. As a Chicago wedding photographer, I’ve seen couples weigh the options and make the choice that’s best for them. In this post, we’ll explore […]

wedding photography

April 29, 2023

Pros and cons of having your wedding on your birthday

wedding on birthday

As a Chicago wedding photographer, I have had the privilege of capturing some of the most special moments of my clients’ lives. Over the years, I have noticed that there are a few questions that come up again and again from my couples when it comes to their wedding photography. In this blog post, I […]

wedding photography

April 22, 2023

Answering most common questions from clients

If you’re planning a wedding in Chicago, you’re probably aware of how expensive it can be. But did you know that you can save money by sourcing locally ? From the Chicago wedding photographer to the venue and even the flowers, shopping local can help you stay within your budget and support small businesses in […]

wedding photography, Wedding planning

April 15, 2023

How sourcing locally can save you money on your wedding

Portrait photography is an art form that requires careful attention to detail and an understanding of how to make your subject look their best. As a wedding photographer, I’ve had the opportunity to capture countless wedding portraits, and I’ve learned that the right poses can make all the difference. In this blog post, I’m going […]

wedding photography, Wedding pictures

April 8, 2023

My favorite poses for wedding portraits

poses for wedding portraits

Are you searching for the perfect wedding venue in the suburbs of Chicago? Look no further than the Baker Hotel in St. Charles. As a Chicago wedding photographer, I’ve had the pleasure of capturing many special moments at this stunning venue and I can tell you that it truly is a hidden gem. Hotel Baker […]

Chicago Venues, Planning your wedding day, wedding photography

April 1, 2023

“Say “I Do” at the Beautiful Baker Hotel in St. Charles”

wedding at the Baker Hotel

Are you planning to tie the knot in the beautiful city of Chicago? You might be feeling overwhelmed with all the wedding planning, but have you considered making your big day eco-friendly? An eco-friendly wedding is a great way to reduce your environmental impact and promote sustainable practices. As a Chicago wedding photographer, I have […]

wedding photography, Wedding pictures

March 25, 2023

The Ultimate Guide for an Eco-Friendly Wedding

Eco-Friendly Wedding

Weddings with children: tips for making children feel special on the day When two people tie the knot, they pledge to spend the rest of their lives together. While the focus of most weddings is on the happy couple, for some, the couple’s children are also a key element of the celebration. So, it is […]

wedding photography, Wedding pictures

March 18, 2023

Tips for Weddings with Children : Making Children Feel Special

Weddings with children

Wedding trends change rapidly, from venues and decorations to menus and attire. When I started doing photography, the wedding photography industry was completely different. The images were more posed and not real. The most important segment of the day was the couple portraits whereas these days, lifestyle wedding photographers, and documentary wedding photographers look at […]

wedding photography, Wedding pictures

March 11, 2023

The three wedding trends in 2023

Usually, one photographer is enough to reasonably cover your wedding. However, one person cannot possibly cover everything or be in two places at the same time, especially when it comes to larger celebrations. Therefore, having a second wedding photographer at your wedding can bring you so many advantages. Plus, what if they get super sick, […]

Planning your wedding day, wedding photography

March 4, 2023

Why do you need a second wedding photographer ?

second wedding photographer