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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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Lincoln Park Engagement Session | Colleen & Brian

Lincoln Park Engagement Session Colleen and Brian’s Autumn engagement session was just so much fun! We had the best weather and the most gorgeous light/sunset glow. My first time meeting them was almost a year ago. We had our consult and hit it off right away. Their engagement session last week was no different. Brian […]

October 24, 2021

Sunset Engagement session at Lincoln park, Chicago

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Chicago Engagement Photographer | Amanda + Lonnie

Chicago Engagement Photographer I had so much fun this past Sunday with Amanda and Lonnie. I was so honored when they asked me to be their wedding photographer. Amanda is very much like family. She is my best friend’s sister and her family has always treated me like one of them. Amanda and Lonnie will […]

August 18, 2021

Chicago engagement photographer.

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Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool Engagement Session

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. […]

May 20, 2021

Spring Engagement Session at Lincoln Park

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Lincoln Park Engagement Photographer | Stephanie & John

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 […]

April 20, 2021

Honey Comb Engagement Session

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Salvage One Engagement | Taryne & Lucas

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 […]

April 2, 2021

Engagement Session at Salvage One

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Chicago Museum Campus Engagement Photos | Janita & Stephen

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 […]

March 31, 2021

Chicago Engagement Photos

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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

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Millennium Park Winter Proposal | Dave & Tracy

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, […]

December 9, 2019

Engagement, Proposal

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Chicago North Ave Beach Engagement Photographer

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 […]

November 18, 2019

Chicagos North Ave Beach Engagement Photo

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Fullersburg Woods Engagement Photos | Allison & Dariusz

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 […]

October 22, 2019

Waterfall Engagement Session at Fullersburg Woods

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