Best Wedding Photographers in Chicago

Why These Wedding Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Chicago Wedding Photographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Amor in Motion Films FEATURED

Amor in Motion is a wedding film studio and passionate team of filmmakers, artists, and storytellers who are committed to pushing the boundaries of wedding cinematography. Amor in Motion was founded in 2011 and has filmed over 400 weddings. They approach each film with artistic intention and unique, individually-catered perspective. They aim to create not only a unique product but a unique experience. Past clients include: Barron Hilton II, Twins MLB Pitcher, Senior VP of Fox, and actress Carolyn Stotesbery. They have been featured in BRIDES, Martha Stewart, Style Me Pretty and a stream of others.

Chicago, IL 60601

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Joshua Harrison Photography FEATURED

Joshua Harrison is a Chicago-based wedding photographer who values personal connection with clients. During the planning stage, he partners with couples to learn their stories, goals, and ideas on how to capture the beginning of a new chapter in their lives. He provides hands-on services in planning engagement and wedding shoots so that clients can enjoy their special days without much stress. Joshua is available for weddings within the Chicago area as well as local and international locations.

2249 N Sedgefield Court
Round Lake Beach, IL 60073

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Andre LaCour Photographic Artist

With 25 years of experience, Andre LaCour Photography captures the important moments of every client's wedding day. The Chicago photographer specializes in weddings, portraits, and fashion photography. Andre LaCour holds several degrees from the Professional Photographers of America, and has won the Kodak Gallery and Fuji Masterpiece awards.

Chicago, IL 60646


Becca Heuer Photography

Becca Heuer Photography in Chicago specializes in capturing candid wedding photos and family portraits. The studio books sessions primarily in Chicago and Northern Illinois, but travel arrangements can be negotiated for destination weddings and events.

Chicago, IL 60647

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Boudoir By Elle Photography

Boudoir By Elle Photography offers wedding portraits with a focus on brides at her commercial studio in the Chicago, Illinois, metro area. Photographer Laurie Baker has over eight years' experience as a fine art and boudoir artist capturing images of feminine inspiration for expecting mothers, brides, and women. She offers professional hair, makeup, and styling services for services at her studio in Homer Glen. Ms. Baker specializes in minimalist art but includes light photo touch-ups when necessary.

12544 W 159th St
Homer Glen, IL 60491


Carasco Photography

Carasco Photography provides Chicago and New York clients the opportunity for the finest in wedding, social, and commercial photography. Noted for setting trends rather than following them, Carasco is the first choice of celebrities, professional athletes, and couples who know the timeless value of passionate and creative photography.

Chicago, IL 60609


Chicago Wedding Engagement Photographer - Gia Photos

Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Wedding Engagement Photographer - Gia Photos is a professional photography company that serves clients in the surrounding metropolitan area and beyond. The company has won numerous awards for its services, including the 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 Best of Chicago Wedding Photographers Award as given by the United States Commerce Association. Chicago Wedding Engagement Photographer - Gia Photos is available for wedding photography, trash the dress sessions, engagement photo shoots, and more. Additionally, the company serves same-sex weddings, destination weddings, and Indian weddings. Former clients praise the company for its professionalism, critical eye for detail, and ability to keep a calming and enjoyable presence while shooting important events.

Chicago, IL 60613


Christina Wehbe Studios

Christina Wehbe Studios is a full-service portrait photography studio in Laguna Beach, California. The business also specializes in weddings, corporate headshots, family portraits, and boudoir photography throughout Orange County. Wehbe is an award-winning photographer and a graduate of the Institute of Art.

Chicago, IL 60641


Color&Cake Weddings

Color and Cake photography is a Chicago-based studio specializing in wedding and engagement photography. With a laid back style, easygoing attitude, and a photographer that is dedicated to her clients, this is a studio for those that may be nervous about their big day. This studio can capture candid and posed shots, and is able to work with weddings and engagements of all types and sizes.

Solana Beach, CA 92075

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Erik Anderson Photography

Erik Anderson Photography provides wedding portraiture services in the Chicago area. The studio offers full photography assistance and focuses on catering to the unique needs of each couple to execute their wedding photography objectives. Erik develops strategies for photoshoots which include the wedding day and may also cover engagement sessions. The studio also offers custom-designed albums in addition to digital and physical prints of the finished products. Erik's work has been recognized by publications such as the Chicago Sun-Times.

6091 Windsor Road
Loves Park, IL 61111

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Heather Parker Photography

Heather Parker Photography is a Chicago-based studio that specializes in epic wedding photography for couples who want to capture fun and memorable images of their special day. The studio also handles proposals and engagement photo sessions, as well as destination and cultural weddings. Photographer Heather Parker is willing to travel to most wedding destinations. She works directly with couples to capture every important moment of the day. Wedding packages include pre-wedding consultations, hand-edited, high-quality photos, and customized wedding albums.

2238 W Winona St
Chicago, IL 60625


Henington Studios

The husband and wife team of Henington Photography have years of experience capturing wedding day moments for other couples throughout the world. Jay and Larissa are creative photojournalists based in Chicago who use their lenses and eye for detail to reveal the heart of each wedding and put it on to images that look outstanding in print, online, or canvas. The couple uses their talent to turn wedding photographs into art that can be enjoyed and admired forever.

Chicago, IL 60625

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Jasmine Nicole Photography

Jasmine Nicole Photography offers a unique photography style that helps capture memories with timeless images. Jasmine has been featured in a number of publications and recognized recently moved back to Chicago after 4 years in New Mexico and Washington. She specializes in wedding, engagement, and lifestyle photography.

Chicago, IL 87110

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Jill Tiongco Photography

With a focus on wedding photography, Jill Tiongco Photography captures the love and romance between a couple, from engagement to their wedding day. Taking a timeless, photo-journalistic approach to capturing the wedding day, Jill captures memories for couples getting married throughout the greater Chicago, Illinois area.

Lombard, IL 60148

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King & Opal

King & Opal is a Chicago-based photography business assisting clients throughout the metro area. It provides an aesthetic influenced by fashion and editorial styles, using a documentary approach to photographing weddings. The studio offers clients a customizable experience, shooting coverage based on the moments clients would like emphasized. Typically coverage includes pre-ceremony gatherings, the wedding ceremony itself, and the reception thereafter, as well as the proposal, if desired. Clients receive the final, high definition edited images on a flash drive.

Oak Park, IL 60304

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Lisa Kay Creative Photography

Lisa Kay Creative Photography specializes in wedding photography in the Chicago area. As a true believer and lover of love, Lisa Kay fully embraces the emotion of moments to bring clients the best photographs of their special day. She also photographs engagements and important life moments like graduation or baby announcements.

Chicago, IL 60625

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M28 Photography

M28 Photography is owned by Mack Julion, a professional photographer based in Chicago who's willing to travel for his love for photography. Mack also works with his wife, who serves as his assistant in the majority of their engagement shoots. He also has a team of photographers that helps him create artistic ideas for their clients. In addition, the company offers services such as wedding packages and branding. Their company has been featured on Insider, Chicago Sun-Times, and MTV.

1200 West 35th Street
Chicago, IL 60609

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Magic Moment Photo Booth

Magic Moment Photo Booth offers wedding photography services in Chicago. It offers photo booth rentals for wedding ceremonies and receptions, which guests can use to capture memories of the event. Depending on the customer's preference, Magic Moment Photo Booth provides several styles including selfie booths, open booths, mirror booths, and even 360 video booths. The company has been in business for 10 years and also caters to customized requests for brands, corporate events, and marketing activations.

622 Executive Dr
Willowbrook, IL 60561

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Maypole Studios Photography

For over eight years of experience, Maypole Studios has captured wedding nuptials with the camera, and provided brides and grooms with lasting memories. Maypole Studios won the 2014 Couples Choice Awards, and is available for personal photo sessions any time.

Chicago, IL 60657


ML Photography

Michelle Lytle Photography has served Chicagoland customers for more than a decade. A graduate of the San Francisco Academy of Art University, Michelle is known for capturing the candid, unscripted moments that make a wedding day a unique personal story. She also uses her uncanny ability to capture personality to capture portraits of pets showing their own individual personalities.

Chicago, IL 60640


Nick Ant Photography

Nick Ant Photography specializes in wedding, commercial and event photography in the Chicago metropolitan area. Other services offered include architectural and destination wedding photography, as well as portraits and specialty engagements.

Chicago, IL 60647


Parker’s Images

Serving clients in the Chicago area, Parker's Images offers a wide array of photography services. Conducting newborn and family photography services, as well as maternity and engagement sessions. For wedding photography, clients can choose from different packages including photo and videography services. Parker's Images also provides artist-designed and library-bound albums upon request. Focused on providing a personalized touch to their clients, the company includes customized event cards for their clients' guests in wedding packages allowing everyone invited to view and place orders.

703 Parker Court
Geneva, IL 60134

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Piero Pierrot

Piero Pierrot is a wedding photographer that caters to clients in Chicago. Piero Pierrot captures all the important moments of a couple's wedding from the bride and groom's preparation to the exchange of wedding vows to the post-ceremony celebration. He has photographed weddings in various indoor and outdoor locations including small churches and garden tent venues. Aside from weddings, he also documents baby showers, baptisms, and corporate events. Piero Pierrot has been in the business for more than five years.

99 E Dundee Rd
Wheeling, IL 60090

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Shan Photography

Shan Photography is a Chicago-based wedding photography studio that has been in business for over 15 years. Shan's team of photographers and videographers specialize in Sikh weddings, Hindu weddings, Muslim weddings, and South Asian weddings. They can cover destination weddings aside from events happening within Chicago. They also handle engagements and bar mitzvahs as well as product, corporate, fashion, and food photoshoots. They take family, maternity, and newborn photos as well.

444 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

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Steve Koo Photography

Steve Koo focuses on photojournalistic wedding photography. Based in Chicago, Mr. Koo shoots local and destination weddings around the world. With a background in fine art photography and photography in natural settings, he produces work that is both fun and memorable for clients.

Chicago, IL 60601


Studio Soo

Studio Soo is a wedding photo and video studio serving Chicago and its surrounding areas. The practicing artists, Soohyun and Saehee, are creative partners who use the art of photography to tell stories and turn cherished moments into memories that will last a lifetime. Soohyun has over 19 years of experience as a fine arts photographer, while Saehee began as a video editor in radio and television. With this combination of skills, passion, and expertise, Studio Soo effectively captures the unique stories of its clients with both still and moving images.

4043 North Ravenswood Avenue
Chicago, IL 60613

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Susan Ryan Photography

Serving Chicago with over 20 years of professional experience, Susan Ryan Photography brings creative documentary-style photography to weddings and PR assignments to tell the story of each event. Also a well-established classic portraiture studio, Susan Ryan Photography specializes in newborns, small children, engagements, and professional headshots.

Chicago, IL 60625

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The Gernands Photography

Founded in 2017, The Gernands Photography is based in Chicago, and the company's team consists of Maria and Samuel, who specialize in wedding and couple photography and portraits. Additionally, they offer their clients custom designed lay-flat photo albums upon request. The company's clients speak highly of the their professionalism, punctuality, high quality, personality and talent. They can be contacted for booking through their website or through email.

4825 N. Leavitt St #1
Chicago, IL 60625

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Wasabi Photography

Located in Chicago, Illinois, Wasabi Photography has a 10+ year history of providing wedding photography services to local couples. This boutique photography studio offers documentary-style photography sessions by award-winning photojournalist and photographer Travis Haughton. Wasabi Photography provides full-service documentary wedding photos, and he also offers engagement photo shoots in and around Chicago at an array of iconic and landmark locations. In addition, Mr. Haughton provides services for destination weddings upon request.

4936 N Damen Ave Unit 2F
Chicago, IL 60625


winterlyn photography

Established in 2014, Winterlyn Photography in Chicago, Illinois, offers wedding photography services throughout Chicagoland and is available for destination weddings upon request. It provides a range of photography services for soon-to-be-married couples, including engagement photos and wedding photos. The company also offers portraits, including anniversary and family portraits. Photographer Winterlyn puts a personalized touch on each couple's wedding portraits. The business has been featured on Here Comes the Guide and

7353 West Higgins Ave
Chicago, IL 60656


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