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  • Eivan's Photo & Video

    Eivan's Photo & Video is a full-service wedding photography and videography company based in Mokena, Illinois. This...Read more talented team serves each client with effortless professionalism, capturing their wedding nuptials with precision and care. They have been telling people’s stories through artful...

  • Essence Photo & Video

    Essence Photo & Video is a wedding photography company based out of Chicago, Illinois. Congratulations on your...Read more engagement! Thank you so much for your interest in Essence! We offer: Photo & Video- Photojournalistic style DJ & Photo Booth- Fun and energetic DJs Formalwear / wedding Dresses- Nobody...

  • TWA Photographic Artists

    TWA Photographic Artists is a wedding photography studio operating out of Chicago, Illinois. Since 1990, this...Read more award-winning team of visual storytellers has been capturing once-in-a-lifetime celebrations throughout the Windy City. Passionate, personable, and creative, they are ready to preserve every...

  • Sound Originals Photo & Video

    Sound Originals Photo & Video is a 5-star photography and videography team. Couples love Sound Originals! Storytelling...Read more Lasts Forever. Your story deserves beautiful photos and videos you absolutely love. Sound Originals is a small team of artists dedicated to excellent quality. Artistic portraits....

  • George Street Photo & Video

    Based in Chicago, Illinois, George Street Photo & Video is a professional wedding photography studio that has been...Read more capturing the candid, magical moments of their couple’s wedding days since 2004. Their team of highly-experienced wedding photographers and videographers is passionate about telling the...

  • Lily & Lime

    Lily & Lime is a professional wedding photography and videography company based in Phoenix, Arizona. They specialize in...Read more providing custom services for newly engaged couples. Since their start in 2015, Lily & Lime has revolutionized the way couples can book their wedding photographer by allowing them...

  • Once Like A Spark Photo + Video

    Life is full of moments worth preserving with photos and videos. But those moments are fragile. Fleeting. They happen...Read more once, like a spark. No pressure, right? Once Like a Wedding Co. works with couples in the Northeast, the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and Midwest to create an all-inclusive and...

  • Jose Garcia Photography

    Jose Garcia is a dedicated professional who delights in curating a gallery of wedding images that a couple can treasure....Read more Using a contemporary and photojournalistic style, he expertly snaps each moment with the aim of producing authentic and emotive photos. Jose is originally from Granada, Spain and...

  • Shia Olivier

    Based out of Chicago & Los Angeles, Shia Olivier is a wedding photography service that can help you beautifully document...Read more the most important day of your life! This business employs a team of expert photographers and videographers who are dedicated to transforming dreams into reality. Above all,...

  • Red Barn Wedding Studio

    Red Barn Wedding Studio is a FAMILY OWNED wedding photography and cinematography company, based in Chicago - Illinois,...Read more dedicated to customer service and exceptional visual storytelling. All our lead professionals have around 15 years experience in the wedding field, covering and experiencing all...

  • Lightwave Event Artists

    Located in Chicago, Illinois, Lightwave Event Artists is a wedding photography company. With services that are...Read more completely customizable, this company is the perfect choice when it comes to capturing the essence of your wedding day. Their unique network of artists means we're always available for your...

  • The Wild Phern

    The Wild Phern is a wedding photography service located in Ada, MI who prioritizes YOU. Owner Phern loves documenting...Read more love and human connection, and promises to create a safe space for you to be your genuine self. The Wild Phern's editing style is timeless as Phern takes an artistic documentary...

  • byDesign Photo + Films

    byDesign Photo + Films is a professional wedding photography and cinematography studio based in Studio City, California....Read more They believe every couple deserves the very best for their special day. Their award-winning team has an impeccable eye for detail to ensure that the story of your wedding day is...

  • Jolie Images Photography & Video

    Jolie Images Photography & Video is a wedding photography studio located in Chicago, Illinois. Originally an exclusive...Read more photo-printing company, the owners realized the potential that existed if they were to combine photography services with their printing technology. A team of sisters now runs this...

  • Sweet Haven Productions

    Sweet Haven Productions is family ran and professionally delivered! It was started by a brother-sister duo who founded...Read more Sweet Haven Productions with the goal of couples like you who are looking for photographers and videographers who communicate openly and quickly, know how to make you feel...

  • Daniela Cardili Photography

    Daniela Cardili Photography is a wedding photography business based in Chicago, Illinois. Daniela Cardili, the founder...Read more of the company, combines a contemporary style with her photojournalistic skills to encapsulate memorable moments. She focuses her attention on the small details that make each...

  • Kristal Lee Photography

    Kristal Lee Photography is a Chicago, Illinois-based business that specializes in professional documenting weddings and...Read more other special events. Behind the camera, you'll find Kristal Lee, an experienced photographer who loves getting to know each couple's one-of-a-kind love story. She prides herself...

  • Alex Maldonado Photography

    Alex Maldonado Photography is a business based in Chicago, Illinois, that provides wedding, lifestyle, and family...Read more photography services. Owner and lead photographer Alex wants each couple to enjoy the best possible experience on their special day. With more than a decade of experience and an...

  • Oh So Lovely Photography

    Oh So Lovely Photography is a wedding photography company based in Chicago, Illinois. Esther, the owner, is passionate...Read more about art and photography and loves to produce images that showcase her creative talents. As an adventurous spirit, she loves exploring the unknown and having new experiences that...

  • Candace Sims Photography

    Step into a world of romance and elegance with Candace Sims, Award-Winning Fine Art Wedding Photographer based in...Read more Chicago, IL. Candace offers her exceptional services to clients throughout Chicago, Denver and destinations worldwide. Candace's photography expertise is highly sought-after throughout...

  • Madi Ellis Photography

    As a documentary-style photographer, I love to emphasize connection, texture, and natural emotion. Once upon a time I...Read more studied theater only to realize that my true passion was documentary photography. I have a profound love for weddings, being drawn most to the art of story telling while creating...

  • Photos by Belinda

    Photos by Belinda is a wedding and special events photography business in Chicago, Illinois. This company strives to...Read more preserve the love, joy, and happiness surrounding newlyweds on their big day. Owner and talented photographer Belinda takes pride in encapsulating those emotions, immortalizing the...

  • Emma Petersen Photography

    Immortalizing Stories Through A Documentary Lens, Capturing The Raw, Real, And Every Candid Memory In Between. Let’s...Read more dive into the details: my photographic approach focuses on seeing your day through a documentary lens. But what does that ~really~ mean? I love being a fly-on-the-wall and letting you...

  • Walking visions photography inc

    Walking Visions Photography offers wedding services to newlyweds and couples throughout Chicago, Illinois, and the...Read more surrounding areas. The owner, LaVance Walker, began developing his passion for photography in 2017 and then started his business at the height of the pandemic in 2020, just a few years...

Chicago Wedding Photographers: How to Find the Right Wedding Photographer in Chicago to Capture Your Special Day

Falling in love with Chicago isn’t hard. Whether you’re a sports fan, a foodie, an art lover or a comedy buff, the city has something for just about everyone. But it’s the city’s gorgeous scenery that convinces so many couples to flock to the Second City each year to get married. Chicago wedding photographers have such rich settings with which to work, and engaged couples will lavish in the treasure trove of choices the city has to offer.

Pointers for Picking a Chicago Wedding Photographer

Finding a Chicago wedding photographer won’t be hard – there are plenty of talented experts to choose from in the area. Deciding on your budget upfront can help you narrow the field. On average, couples pay between $2,000 and $4,000 for wedding photography in Chicago. Use our budgeting spreadsheets to help determine where your photographer fits into the big picture. Once you’ve determined how much you can afford, it’s time to peruse portfolios. Be on the lookout for the things that matter most to you and your partner – composition, lighting, storytelling and technique vary dramatically from one photographer to the next. The main question to consider is how do you want to remember your wedding day, and your answer will help inform your choice of Chicago wedding photographer.

Where to Shoot: Chicago Wedding Photography Locations You’ll Love

There’s no shortage of breathtaking vistas in Chicago. If you’re after a shot of the iconic skyline, head to the Adler Planetarium. It’s got a view of the entire city skyline, not to mention lake and beach views – it’s the perfect setting to showcase your love for each other. The Chicago Botanical Gardens is a lusher, greener alternative, where you can pose in a romantic English garden or along a whimsical bridge. For couples looking for a combination of both the urban and natural beauty Chicago has to offer, head to Lincoln Park. Its peaceful lily pools and shady trees with bits of skyline peeking through make for gorgeous wedding photos.

Planning Around Windy City Weather

There’s something beautiful about a city that truly experiences all four seasons. Mild Chicago summers make for lovely wedding photos, but don’t let winter weather scare you off: Landmarks become even more scenic in the snow. Perfectly coiffed hairdos may not stand up to Chicago’s high winds, though, so it’s best to have backup plans to shoot your photos indoors should your special day be particularly breezy.

As any modern engaged couple knows, wedding hashtags are a must once you have your engagement photos and are planning for your wedding. Not only do hashtags make for a digital gathering spot, they help you set the tone for your big day! Clueless as to how to create your very own wedding hashtag or need help with other wedding tasks? We have you covered with our hashtag generator and other planning tools that will help you and your guests celebrate the journey from engagement to marriage bliss.

Wedding Photographers in Chicago with Real Weddings published

TWA Photographic Artists

4.7 out of 5 rating, 636 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

George Street Photo & Video

4.5 out of 5 rating, 3,289 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Jolie Images Photography & Video

4.8 out of 5 rating, 794 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Amanda Ford Photography

5.0 out of 5 rating, 6 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

byDesign Photo + Films

4.3 out of 5 rating, 59 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Lily & Lime

4.8 out of 5 rating, 853 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Photos by Belinda

5.0 out of 5 rating, 11 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Sound Originals Photo & Video

5.0 out of 5 rating, 321 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Essence Photo & Video

4.7 out of 5 rating, 364 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Lightwave Event Artists

5.0 out of 5 rating, 1 Review
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Shane Lawrence Photography

5.0 out of 5 rating, 95 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Numi Studio

5.0 out of 5 rating, 5 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Claudia Jo Photography

5.0 out of 5 rating, 37 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Jose Garcia Photography

5.0 out of 5 rating, 49 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

The Wild Phern

5.0 out of 5 rating, 2 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Red Barn Wedding Studio

5.0 out of 5 rating, 77 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Maksym Prokopiv Photography

5.0 out of 5 rating, 11 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL


4.9 out of 5 rating, 153 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Alexandra Cantemir Photography

5.0 out of 5 rating, 28 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

Big Day Photo & Video

5.0 out of 5 rating, 13 Reviews
 · Wedding Photographers . Chicago, IL

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