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Chicago Cultural Center Wedding – Christine & Hal

Individually, Christine & Hal are each highly driven and accomplished people who have that beautiful ability to not let their demanding professional lives overwhelm their sense of compassion and sincerity. They focus their full attention to whoever is in front of...

Why I’m a Wedding Photographer

When I first started Rebecca Marie Photography, nearly a decade ago, it was not because of a lifelong plan (after all I went from being a nerdy oboe performance major to getting a degree in graphic design). But as is true with so much in life, hindsight is 20/20....

Black & White Modern Wedding Day – Nicole & Matt

If I could start out this blog post with just an audio clip, it would be me squealing like a child with joy. Go freshen your cup of coffee and settle in my friends. It's a long goooooorgeous blog post, because there were simply too many favorites to make it any...

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Cafe Brauer Wedding Day – Emma & Peter

Cafe Brauer Wedding Day – Emma & Peter

The thing I think about the most when I reminisce about Emma & Peter's Cafe Brauer wedding day is how they stayed true to the type of day they wanted for themselves. Most of all, they wanted to simply enjoy time with friends & family, without all of the bells...

Downtown Wedding Day – Coco & Seth

Downtown Wedding Day – Coco & Seth

"She's a 10, but she doesn't even know it." Those are the words that Seth told me as we strolled down the sidewalk for their engagement session months ago, while Coco walked their beloved dog, Howard. That sentiment has clearly remained true, as witnessed by the...

Ritz Carlton Chicago Wedding – Bridget & Juan

Ritz Carlton Chicago Wedding – Bridget & Juan

When Mother Nature has different plans for your wedding day than what you preferred yet you still have the #bestdayever, it's a pretty good sign that you are marrying the right person. 😉 Not to mention, picking two of the most iconic downtown Chicago locations to...

Aon Ballroom Wedding – Esha & Kapil Part Two

Aon Ballroom Wedding – Esha & Kapil Part Two

Can you believe that Part One of Esha & Kapil's wedding day blog post didn't even get us to the ceremony?! It was that good. We are back now for Part Two of their Aon Ballroom wedding celebrated at Chicago's iconic Navy Pier. Paramount to their planning was a...

Navy Pier Wedding – Esha & Kapil Part One

Navy Pier Wedding – Esha & Kapil Part One

Esha & Kapil's Navy Pier wedding celebration was not only a day surrounded by the support of loved ones, but a full week of events celebrating these two beautiful people. Family and friends traveled from all over the world, some coming from as far as India, to...