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One year from one of the most important days of their lives, Nick & Ala documented their engagement with a fall engagement session in Cuyahoga Valley National Park. The feeling of anticipation and joy was so present, and they radiated those feelings so strongly it was almost impossible for us to NOT feel the same […]

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Autumn Engagement Photographs at Brandywine Falls // Nick & Ala

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Romantic Joyful Engagement Photos - Lighthouse Point Park - Matt Erickson Photography

We mentioned we loved spending time with Kaelyn and Ryan at their newly acquired favorite spots in their recent home of Connecticut. One of their ultimate favorites, and by extension it became one of ours. It was a peaceful, with light breezes and perfectly golden light. At first, we were going to put all their […]

Romantic Engagement Session at Lighthouse Point Park // Kaeyln & Ryan

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When you’re really into someone, you’ll do anything for them. You’ll drive 9 hours solo trying to beat a snowstorm because your friends hinted that your interest just *might* be interested in you, too. You maintain a long distance friendship by talking for hours about anything but that project you’re collaborating on. You decide after […]

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Classic Engagement Photographs at Yale // Kaelyn & Ryan

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To celebrate National Dog week, we thought we’d share a few tips on bringing your pet to your next photo session. Quick Tips Notify your photographer Make sure pets are allowed on site Be prepared: bring lots of treats, toys, waste bags and water Consider the time Have a backup plan Bring a lint roller […]

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One of the Matt and Amanda duo is incredibly goofy, and the other loves when the former acts ridiculous (most of the time). So you can imagine our delight when we got to photograph a playful, lighthearted couple on a breezy Chicago morning. Sydney and Tyler are the type of couple that bring life to […]

Downtown Chicago Engagement Session // Sydney & Tyler

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It’s time for winter to be over. The ice and snow have been so beautiful, but the cold has had its time.

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