Evanston Gay Wedding Photography: Frank & Brock's Celebration at the Farmhouse

December 03, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Frank & Brock's ceremony affected me like no other, it was the last gay wedding I attended before my own. Given the future that faced me only weeks later, seeing the moments of the evening unfold were emotional to say the least, as I saw several parallels between my relationship and theirs. The Chicago couple exchanged their vows before family and...
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Evanston Gay Wedding Photographer: Ramon & Cecil

December 03, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Evanston Gay Wedding Photographer: When Cecil Dearborne was considering how to propose to his boyfriend of three years, Ramon Gardenhire, he decided to do it on the most unexpected of days: his own birthday party. “I thought it would be the only time I could trick him and he wouldn’t expect it,” says Dearborne, the North American associate consulta...
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Illinois gay wedding photography: Clemson & Charles

December 03, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Illinois gay wedding photography: From the moment I met Clem and Charles I knew their wedding was going to be a fun event. The James Hotel, in Chicago, provided the perfect mix of modern and classic elegance with an underlying masculine feel. The evening began with the grooms getting ready in the Library before they were wed in the hotel's Great Ro...
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Illinois Same-Sex Wedding Photographer: Greg & Mike's Navy Pier Wedding

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Illinois same-sex wedding photographer: Greg & Mike's sunset wedding at Navy Pier was one of the more scenic weddings I have captured in some time. The architecture of the pier and the backdrop of the city's skyline framed the celebratory evening, which was capped off by the always captivating Sway Chicago and Fireworks over Lake Michigan. Ple...
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Illinois LGBT Wedding Photography: Joe & Justin at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

December 03, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Illinois LGBT Wedding Photography of Joe & Justin' wonderful Chicago wedding at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum. The evening started off with a magical outdoor ceremony on the grounds of the beautifully designed venue decorated by florist StudioAG. After the ceremony, formal pictures and cocktail hour were completed the couple ere announced by th...
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Chicago same-sex wedding photography: David & Lyle

December 03, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Chicago same-sex wedding photography: Every wedding, be it opposite-sex or same-sex is different. Capturing great candid moments from these major life events and celebrations is my passion. Seeing such joy on peoples faces on a regular basis is a real privilege. David and Lyle were married at the Keith House on south Prairie Avenue in Chicago by Ma...
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Alder Planetarium Chicago Gay Wedding Photography: Mike & Wally

December 03, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Gay Wedding Photography in Chicago: Gay wedding photographer John Gress captured Mike & Wally's amazing wedding at the Alder Planetarium in Chicago: They were accompanied to the altar by their sons Dylan and Zach. Then they all celebrated afterwards with their guests on the terrace overlooking the Chicago skyline. Next, they headed inside to have d...
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Illinois Lesbian Wedding Photographer: C & Emily

December 03, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
By Illinois Lesbian Wedding Photographer John Gress: On a beautiful summer day, C. got dressed in her black suit and tie while her best friend looked on and remarked how she looks like a boss. At the same time Emily nervously looked in the mirror of her House 5863 Chicago Bed and Breakfast hotel room and wondered if made sure everything was just ri...
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Chicago Suburban Gay Wedding Photographer: Chris & Tom

December 03, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Chicago Suburban Gay Wedding Photographer: Following Chris and Tom's wedding at Bethel United Church of Christ in Elmhurst, Illinois, we headed to Wilder Park to shoot formal photos. We had to cut things short when a massive thunderstorm passed over. Thankfully we took refuge in another couples tent from a wedding that took place earlier that day....
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Chicago Wedding Photography: Julie & Scott at the Revolution Brewery

December 03, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Chicago Wedding Photography: Scott and Julie started their magical day with a first look on the Orleans - Franklin Street bridge over the Chicago River. Following a loving embrace with the skyline as a backdrop, the couple posed for formal portraits and then traveled to at Assumption Catholic Church for a poignant ceremony. After triumphantly celeb...
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