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If you didn't get to know us already, we're Michael and Nicole and our wedding philosophy is that this is your day and you should get whatever the hell you want. We are all about epic photos and videos of your amazing wedding day with your best friends in tow and a non-stop party, complete with all the laugh-until-you-cry moments you can take. If that's your philosophy too, read on friend!
Love stories are created in all sorts of ways. Trust me when I say that it can be in the most unexpected moments that you are presented with an opportunity to completely change your life. Hell, to meet your legit soulmate! Autumn and Joe were two strangers who, with some mutual connection, were able to […]
While we’re all about the drama and elegance that comes with big, extravagant weddings there’s something about intimate backyard weddings that just have us SWOONIN’. Lauren and Bill took an intimate luxury backyard wedding to the next level and we were living for every moment of it. An Intimate Luxury Backyard Wedding Lauren and Bill, […]
No, it’s not New Years and yes we may or may not be a bit late to the party. Maybe 6.5 months too late, but anyways that’s not the point! The point is that writing down your goals, whether big or small, is something that we’ve been doing for a long while now. It’s not […]
Okay okay, so hear us out. We are not ones to pressure our couples in the SLIGHTEST. We solely believe that the freedom of choice is obviously one of the biggest and greatest gifts. However, when we get questions like “should we print our wedding photos” we are shouting from the mountain tops YES! Your […]
One thing that we don’t shy away from is enjoying some good drinks. Of course, we are all for drinking responsibly but when a couple reaches out to have their engagement photos at a bar… how could we resist! Keep scrolling to read more about these Chicago Engagement Photos at Bar Siena. Whenever we’re working […]
We cannot and will not tell the story of this wedding at The Bridge Lemont without mentioning champagne. Read about this Chicago wedding and see the photos that pop.
Get inspired by this bridal boudoir gallery and see some FAQs from brides like you. What is bridal boudoir? Find out here.
See the packing list and month-of countdown so you know exactly how to prep for a boudoir photo shoot with your very own hype girl.
Prepare for puppies, pretty gowns and one of the most unique places to tie the knot in Elgin, The Haight. If you’re currently searching for wedding venues in and around Chicago, you have to check out The Haight, one of the real ‘marvels’ of Elgin. And our new favorite spot in the suburbs. This charming […]
When Lauren and Jake said they wanted to visit The Plush Horse ice cream shop in Chicago while shooting their engagement photos, we jumped at the chance! Because is there anything more adorable than a couple getting goofy together with ice cream! And this classic parlor in Tinley Park is the perfect backdrop for it! […]
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