2018, a round up!

It is finally time for a much delayed 2018 round up. I know I am a bit late in posting this, but I have been resting up after a busy year. You see, it was a big year for me. 2018 was the year that took me to Guatemala for my first international wedding and to Ohio’s Cuyahoga Valley for my first National Park wedding. It was a year that allowed me to experiment a bit more with my photography and take more risks; it was also a year that led me to photographing my first surprise proposals.

It really was such an exciting year that was filled with so much love, trust and fun. As always, it was such an honor to document it all and I am ready to see what 2019 will bring. I have a feeling it is going to be a fun year!

In the meantime, take a look at some of my favorites from 2018.

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Thanks for another year of trusting me to document your biggest days. I am forever grateful.

Cheers!

A secret proposal in Millennium Park!

I recently got to photograph two complete strangers from California as Cody proposed to his fiance, Kait. It was incredible.

You see, these two were in Chicago for ‘vacation’ and Cody had reached out to me to see if I would photograph the big moment wherein he asked her to marry him. Let’s just say that I was beyond excited to document such a momentous occasion. He picked one of my favorite spots in the city—Lurie Gardens—and the weather was perfect. In fact, we practically had the place to ourselves that morning. They showed up early, but luckily I was already set up and ready. It all went off without a hitch and she said yes. It was perfect and I am so honored to have been part of it. By the end of it all, I felt like I had gained two new friends.

Cheers to Cody and Kait. Enjoy this next season in your relationship, you two… every last bit of it.

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Then they went off to celebrate. We met up the next evening for an engagement session in Lincoln Park. It did not disappoint!

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Congratulations, Cody and Kait. It was a blast getting to know you both! This was a treat.