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Friday Favorites: Chicago Photo Locations


With so many gorgeous places to choose from, the sky really is the limit when it comes to selecting your favorite Chicago locations for your wedding day photos! We’ve taken this edition of Friday Favorites to highlight some of our favorite portraits that our Chicago wedding photographers have taken all around the Windy City. Whether it’s taking a stroll down the Chicago River with your loved one or opting for the bright lights of the Chicago Theater marquee as the backdrop for your first look, there’s no shortage of ways to add that uniquely Chicago touch to your wedding photos!

Along the Chicago River

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Loyola University Chicago Lake Shore Campus

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Chicago Riverwalk

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Art Insitute of Chicago

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The Lurie Garden

Located between the Art Institute of Chicago and Millennium Park, this smaller garden provides a beautiful boardwalk and unique vantage point of some of Chicago’s most recognizable landmarks.

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River Roast River Walk

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Milton Lee Olive Park

One of our favorite locations, Olive Park by Navy Pier provides for a breathtaking view of the Chicago skyline. For an extra pinch of magic, visit during the golden hour and just after sunset for a beautiful night glow!

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Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo

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Chicago Theater

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Street Bridges Along the Chicago River


Union Station


The Rookery Building

A step off of the beaten path, the winding staircase at the Rookery Building is the perfect location for a jaw dropping and unique wedding portrait!

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Michigan Avenue & The Wrigley Building

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Love these locations? They also make great choices for an engagement session! Check out our favorite Chicago Engagement Locations for more great places around the city!


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