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Hi! I'm Winterlyn and I am a Illinois Wedding Photographer, Elopement & Portrait Photographer based in Chicago, IL  I am so glad you are here today! My blog is where you can view an entire wedding day, engagement session or portrait session from start to finish. I would love for you to see how I have captured the essence of my clients and the details of their day. 

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Midwest Wedding Photographers | Illinois Elopement Wedding

 Illinois Elopement Wedding Midwest Wedding Photographers A few months ago my good friend Anamaria from Anamaria Vieriu Photography asked me to shoot her client’s wedding. Due to Covid and some family members’ illness, Anamaria was to stay in Romania for an extended amount of time. Due to this, she needed a photographer she could trust […]

November 30, 2020

Elopement

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Autumn Minis | Winterlyn Photography

Autumn Minis I love Autumn! I especially love hosting my Autumn Minis every year. Yes, my name is Winter but the Autumn season is my jam! For three dates in the month of October, I celebrate the Autumn season with a 20-minute mini session. I capture many families. Some new to my business while others […]

November 13, 2020

Family Session

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Illinois Backyard Elopement | Chloe & Antonio

Illinois Backyard Elopement I first met Chloe & Antonio over our zoom meeting last month. We instantly hit it off and found we had a lot in common. For one, we both love animals and cherish our fur babies <3 Second, we both love the arts and in fact, Chloe & Antonio have theater backgrounds […]

November 8, 2020

Illinois Backyard Elopement

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Schram Memorial Chapel | Richelle & Sean Elopement

Schram Memorial Chapel Richelle & Sean’s Elopement A few weeks back Richelle and Sean contacted me to photograph their 2022 wedding. The bride and groom to be had a small request and it involved the Schram Memorial Chapel. 2022 was just too long to wait to say I do. Richelle and Sean planned their elopement […]

October 16, 2020

Elopement

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Garden of the Phoenix Wedding Photographer | Suzana & Oscar

Garden of the Phoenix Wedding Photographer Suzana & Oscar   Garden of the Phoenix Wedding Photographer – Suzana & Oscar have been together for 10 years! They met in College at UIC. Suzana was in her first year and Oscar was in his last year of school. Shortly after meeting, Oscar had learned that he […]

September 29, 2020

Elopement

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Chicago Downtown Elopement | Urban Elopement Photographer

Chicago Downtown Elopement Chicago Downtown Elopement – A week before their elopement M&M reached out to me to document their special day! A few requests were made. They wanted their dog to be in a few shots around their Bucktown neighborhood. They also wanted a few shots around the neighborhood of The Church of Jesus […]

September 23, 2020

Rooftop wedding portraits

Elopement

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Chicago Maternity Photography | Maternity at Proksa Park

Chicago Maternity Photography Emma, Jacques & Little Lucy I met Emma and her husband, Jacques about three years ago when they contacted me to shoot their first Maternity session. Three years later and here we are but this time, little Lucy was able to join in on the fun! We chose Proksa Park because not […]

August 25, 2020

Family taking a stroll through the park.

Maternity

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Midwest Elopement Photographer | Allison & Dariusz

Midwest Elopement Photographer I had been looking forward to Allison and Dariusz’s wedding for 2 years… Then COVID struck and their dream wedding that was to be held at the Brookfield Zoo got postponed, then canceled. Their wedding day looked a little different than what they had originally planned… however, it was just as beautiful. […]

August 17, 2020

Elopement

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Summer Engagement Session | Stephanie & Sergey

Summer Engagement Session Last week I met up with some new friends and boy did we have a blast! This summer engagement session with Stepanie and Sergey was just so glowy and beautiful. Stephanie and Sergey nailed their summer engagement session and made my job so much easier. Their love goes back to when they […]

August 14, 2020

Northbrook Engagement Session

Engagement

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Indiana Elopement Photographer | Yolanda & Rogelio Intimate Wedding

Indiana Elopement Photograph The year 2020 will go down as the year for elopements. Many of my couples have had to switch up their plans and go for a more intimate and relaxed wedding celebration. Imagine replanning and moving all of your wedding plans, all while moving to a new home. Indiana Elopement Photographer This […]

June 16, 2020

Elopement

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