Kody made a plan to propose to Heather at sunset along the river in downtown Newburg with family and friends there to watch. On the way they got stuck at a train crossing and they ended up 2 hours late. Heather was completely surprised because it was dark. By the time they got to the spot, […]
Kirby and AJ wanted an engagement session that was different than their normal every day life. And for that we both drove an hour to visit a new place for the both of us. St Charles is one of those little towns on the Fox River that has managed to keep a thriving downtown.They will […]
Anthony and Lindsay came to Midway Village for their engagement session. They will be married next June.
Amanda & Jeff came together for their engagement session. Jeff had to show a little personality with his Halloween tie. They are going to extent this into their October wedding day plans next year.
Last Saturday I got the privilege of shooting a surprise wedding proposal. I started the day by meeting up with Jaysin. He had arranged for his girlfriend Andrea to go shopping with her best friend Erica. The only problem was that I showed up instead. Knocking on the door, I tried to convince her I […]
Eboney and Joey will marry next summer and are expecting the largest guest list I’ve seen to date. They will have several hundred friends and family come and celebrate with them. On this day we chose to go to Klehm Arboretum. I was so glad when they were willing to try ideas like climbing into […]
Jes and Jeff engagement at Rock Cut State Park
Tom and Marin first wanted to meet me at a local garden in Rockford for their engagement session. But at the last minute, we decided to move it to their home in Chicago. After walking around town for a couple hours and pulling a leg muscle at the same time. It really did make for […]
Brande and Chris at Midway Village.
Patrick and Carrie were high school sweethearts. They first met over the grille at Tommy O’s a little cafe in Sycamore that still has the decor of 60’s restaurant. We met the new owner as she was gracious enough to open up in the evening just for us. (They now are only open for breakfast […]