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.
Taylor & Peter The Lincoln Park neighborhood means a lot to Taylor & Peter. One of their requests was to shoot their engagement session in the same neighborhood where Peter had proposed to Taylor at. We had the park mostly to ourselves. And if you are from around here, you know that rarely happens. […]
Lincoln Park Engagement Photographer Stephanie & John nailed their Lincoln Park Engagement Session last week! Spring has always been my favorite time of year to shoot engagement sessions. For Stephanie and John’s engagement session in Lincoln Park, we had sunshine and blooms that were pure magic. I can not wait to shoot their wedding this […]
Salvage One Engagement This is my second time shooting a Salvage One Engagement and it did not disappoint. Taryne and Lucas are just the cutest couple with the best chemistry and style. It’s hard to take a bad picture of either of them. They’re also cat lovers! Their feline friend made a guest appearance […]
Chicago Museum Campus Engagement Photos I am so excited to share Janita & Stephen’s Chicago Museum Campus engagement session today on the blog! Engagement sessions don’t get any better than this! Meeting Janita & her husband to be was like a breath of fresh air. They are so laid back and chill and that made […]
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 […]
Dave contacted me a few days ago about capturing a surprise Millennium Park Winter Proposal. I, of course, jumped at the chance to capture this moment for Dave and Tracy. Dave planned an entire afternoon for Tracy. Their afternoon started at The Chicago Theater to see Cirque de Soleil Twas the night before Christmas. Afterward, […]
When Mary & Derrick suggested that we shoot their engagement session at Chicago North Ave Beach I was thrilled. North Ave Beach is a special spot for Mary and Derrick. They frequently visit the areas to play volleyball together. My very first interaction with Mary and Derrick was a few months ago. We had an […]
Fullersburg Woods Engagement Photos: When Allison and I were discussing locations for hers and Dariusz engagement session, Fullersburg Woods and Graue Mill in Oak Brook, IL was nowhere on my radar. It was Allison who brought up this beautiful location and I am so glad she did! The weather was PERFECT! The foliage was in […]
It’s Monday every one! There’s nothing much better than starting the week with a fun & laid back engagement session.
Amy & Shannon got engaged in our beautiful city 3 years ago on a trip from their home town of Austin, Texas! Life has thrown them some curve balls and slowed down their plans for their wedding date but just this past week, Shannon surprised Amy with a quick trip to Chicago to have a little fun and relaxation.