1. Lily & Greg’s Chic Loft Wedding

    Date 08 Jul 2017
    I knew Lily and Greg were going to have a fabulous wedding celebration from the moment I met them for drinks at a local Chicago bar. Full of beautiful moments, I felt lucky to capture their wedding day.  Fun fact: Lily made all the floral arrangements HERSELF! She chose classic…

  2. New Work: Editorial Photography for Felix Magazine

    Date 16 Feb 2017
    Photographing people on-location for magazine editorials is one of my favorite types of assignments. As a photographer with extensive wedding, event, portrait, and commercial experience, I find that editorial assignments challenge me to blend all of my experience into the task at hand.  Matt Sarafa by  Alissa Pagels Matt Sarafa…

  3. Magic Hour Engagement - Lincoln Park

    Date 12 Nov 2016
    The area around Lincoln Park Zoo & the North Pond is one of my favorite engagement session locations in Chicago. You can get so many textures and environments in one area: wildflowers, trees, water, stone, beach, city, etc.  When Jillian & Sam were game for shooting in this area during…

  4. Issue Release Party Event Photography for CS Magazine

    Date 12 Oct 2016
    Via CS Magazine: “Chicago’s entrepreneurs, innovators and interior design crowd were invited to an exclusive issue release party held at Luxury apartment complex, Wolf Point West by Magellan Group. Honored guests and featured hosts in attendance were Brian Spaly, Brandi Devers, Liz Klafeta, Luke Saunders and Nick Moretti. Guests of the event…

  5. Carefree Summer River North Engagement Session

    Date 12 Jun 2016
    Ryan and Ashley were open to locations for their Chicago engagement session so I suggested the River North and Riverwalk area. We had fun exploring the neighborhoods and got a mix of urban city looks and fun riverside landscapes.  Ryan and I have been friends since childhood so I was…

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