As a Chicago wedding photographer, I often get asked about getting ready photos – are they important, why, and how are they important? Well, as a dedicated storyteller and passionate documentary wedding photographer, I can safely say that this part of your day is special, memorable, and absolutely iconic! Trust me, there is a lot […]

Getting-Ready Images

June 8, 2022

How to get amazing getting ready pics. Here are tips from a Chicago Wedding Photographer!

In my free consultation sessions with couples, I share my experiences as a wedding photographer with the bride and groom-to-be to help them find the right photographer who shares the same style and taste. I wrap up the session by emphasizing not booking a cheap photographer from franchise companies!

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September 24, 2021

Don’t hire a cheap wedding photographer!

Money is usually the biggest factor that prevents engaged couples from having a large wedding that accommodates all of their loved ones, but you can still have a beautiful, low-cost wedding by hosting it at home. Your home is a special place because it’s unique and meaningful to you and your family. It’s a one-of-a-kind location that other weddings will never share. Hosting your wedding at home means you’ll save money on the location, and you’ll have complete control over the space.

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September 14, 2021

How to Turn Your Home into a Personalized Wedding Venue

The first time I visited Chicago was in Nov 2015. I was mesmerized by the beauty of Downtown Chicago in a way that the weather was not bothering me even though it was freaking cold! I wanted to stay out and enjoy the beauty; Everywhere was decorated with Christmas lights, and the city had a great vibe. Actually, I couldn’t resist and eventually moved to this beautiful city in 2016.

wedding photography

August 2, 2021

Decorative lights!

I attended a photography conference a few years ago and I remember the speaker, who is one of the best wedding photographers in the US, said that a good photographer knows the language of light just like a good musician knows the language of notes.

wedding photography

July 25, 2021


Since I noticed that many weddings in Chicago carry the DIY characteristic, I decided to write a blog post about that. I highly recommend you hire a professional designer, but If you wanna do it by yourself, do it in style yo:)

Join me to tell you 7 tips!

wedding photography

July 9, 2021

Seven DIY Ideas for Your Wedding in chicago

I moved to Chicago from the Bay Area/California a few years ago. Honestly, I was not happy about the move cause I knew that I have to start my business all over again, but soon I realized it was worth it!

Chicago is a great place for wedding photography. It has a strong character and vibe and beautiful nature. In other word, it has all in one!

wedding photography

June 18, 2021

Different environments for wedding portraits in Chicago on your wedding day

as a wedding photographer in Chicago, I have had the chance to see and shoot in many churches Chicago, such as Holy Name Cathedral, Fourth Presbyterian, St. Mary Of The Angels, St. John Cantius, St. Michael in Old Town, Old St. Patrick’s Church, and many more.

wedding photography

June 7, 2021

chicago Churches wedding photography tips

Hello! Hello! You are here With the most experienced wedding photographer in Chicago. Ha Ha! Just kidding 🙂

Let’s jump right into it! I have a lot to share with you on this subject.

Weddings, even with the most precise schedule, are usually running behind. Why? I will share my thoughts on that in one separate blog post later, but here, let’s talk about family pictures to make the day more efficient and stress-free.

wedding photography

June 1, 2021

Tips About Family Pictures on the Wedding Day

I am not a sociologist, nor an anthropologist for sure, but because of the nature of my career, as a wedding photographer in Chicago, I have had the chance to see different cultures and get to know their traditions and even sometimes the stories behind them. I have had the opportunity to learn about different people in the world without even leaving the town! How lucky one can be 🙂

wedding photography

May 22, 2021

wedding and wedding photography in other cultures?