Welcome to the

shutterwinks photography

shutterwinks JOURNAL

February 28, 2020

I was delighted to meet Mike and Jonathan last year when they were gracious enough to model for a styled shoot I partnered with Imago Events to create. (Check out that styled shoot here) Kathleen joined me to capture their wedding last month and it was a beautiful day!! Mike and Jonathan are a gift […]

February 21, 2020

FILED IN: Uncategorized

It was the perfect September day when Jackie and Jason said “I Do” at the Midway Village Museum in Rockford. Jessica and I had a wonderful time capturing this gorgeous and heartfelt day. Jackie and Jason’s boys were adorable and full of joy. This day was all about love, family, and friends and we were […]

February 19, 2020

Missy and I loved capturing Brooke and Kris’s September wedding at Heritage Prairie Farm in Elburn. Brooke is sweet and beautiful and Kris is kind and hilarious. There is a lot of laughter at most weddings I capture but this was a whole new level of laughter. Kris and his guys had us laughing so […]

January 30, 2020

FILED IN: Dundee

I loved Katie and Charles wedding. My husband, Scott, was my second shooter for this wedding which always makes it a super fun day for me. Also, this wedding was at a venue in Dundee Township, The Alcove, which is owned by two of the most amazing people. So I went in to the day […]

January 26, 2020

Cheryl and I had the privilege of capturing Carly and Tom’s fairy-tale wedding!! I love when couples schedule lots of time for portraits. We had the best time exploring Loyola’s Cuneo Mansion in Vernon Hills and captured some beautiful images. Carly and Tom thank you for choosing me to capture your day, we wish you […]

January 13, 2020

This past June Cheryl and I had a great time capturing Kailey and Vito’s Wedding!! I think these are my favorite getting ready photos of all time. Kailey is gorgeous, the white on white in this is home is stunning, and that dress….wow…I was in photographer heaven!!! The ceremony was at Christ the King church […]

January 12, 2020

Cheryl and I loved Joanna and Bart’s Wedding day!!! The Ceremony was at Holy Trinity Polish Church in Chicago which is one of the most beautiful churches I have had the honor of working in. The Reception took place at The Onion Pub in Barrington, the first wedding I ever shot was at The Onion […]

January 12, 2020

Ashley and I had a wonderful day capturing Matt and Rachel’s White Pine’s Glof Club Wedding last May.

November 26, 2019

FILED IN: Uncategorized

Every year I have one sale and this is it!!  Get a $400 session for $300. That’s $100 off a full session! These gift cards can be used for Family Sessions, Senior Sessions, or Engagement Sessions. They expire Sept 30 2020, so if you are using it for a family session next fall schedule it […]

November 18, 2019

Cheryl and I loved Dianna and Mike’s fall Chicago Wedding. When I met with Dianna she told me she wanted some beautiful portraits but she was mostly excited about the candid shots and genuine moments in her day. I was so glad because that is what I love to capture as well. This was such […]

THE shutterwinks instagram

FOLLOW ALONG @shutterwinks1

All the pretty on the daily:

@shutterwinks1