Best Wedding Photographers in Elgin

Why These Wedding Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Elgin 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

First Look Productions

First Look Productions is a wedding photography business founded in 2012 that serves the Chicagoland area of Illinois. The team has years of photography and video experience and utilizes the industry's most advanced equipment and technologies. First Look Productions pays attention to the details of every wedding by viewing the location a few weeks before the wedding date to plan for the best shots. The team also reviews the wedding schedule and spends time with the bride, groom, and parents to learn about what the family values. First Look Productions offers four different pricing options for both photography and videography packages. There are also add-on options for prints and supplemental video. Custom packages can also be designed through an online form.

St. Charles, IL 60174


Melissa Troyan Photography

Featured on Wedding Photo Love and Indie Wed, Melissa Troyan Photography is a professional photography business that serves clients throughout the greater Chicagoland metropolitan area of Illinois. Owner and photographer Melissa Troyan has been in the professional photography industry since 2003 and combines photojournalistic and portrait photography styles in her work. Melissa Troyan Photography is a member of the Professional Photographers of America and specializes in wedding and proposal photography, engagement photo shoots, and elopement coverage. The company has a social media presence on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and LinkedIn. Additionally, the company can be contacted by phone or email for booking purposes.

Elgin, IL 60120


Photography by Lauryn

Founded in 2010, Photography by Lauryn is a wedding photography company in Elgin. Its portfolio includes flat lays of wedding objects, and couple and family photos in various backdrops. Lauryn describes her own style as that which allows light to shine and lets the colors breathe. She believes that wedding photography is about building connections and relationships. Photography by Lauryn has photographed more than 100 themed and destination weddings, and has been seen in various magazines including Chicago Style Weddings.

St. Charles, IL 60175


Ruben Ramos Photography

Ruben Ramos, who first took an interest in cameras at the age of twelve, is a published and award-winning photographer. Based in Chicago, he has over 20 years of professional experience in his field. He has previously won Chicago Professional Photographer's Event Photo and Album of the Year awards. Additionally, Rangefinder Magazine has featured his work. Stylistically, Ruben mixes photojournalism with traditional and contemporary event photography. Ruben is available for weddings, events, cooperate photography and portraits. Clients love their photographs and Ruben's friendly and fun approach. They felt at ease having their picture taken and highly recommend him to others.

Elgin, IL 60120


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