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.
For this shoot I decided to use widow light for a very natural look and shallow depth-of-field.
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 Marguerite Griffin. The intimate ceremony and reception celebrated their many years of love and their future together as a happily married couple.
Chicago newspaper portrait photographer: I love creating environmental portraits of people in unique spaces and this photoshoot for Swiss newspaper Le Temps was no exception. The French language newspaper is one of the largest dailies in the country and serves Thomas Zoells home town of Geneva.
Illinois gay wedding photographer: Richard and Joe tied the knot on October 11, 2014 in a beautiful brunch wedding at the Polo Cafe in Chicago. Their touching wedding was a refreshing break from the standard night time soiree and featured their new extended family.