The Drake Hotel Chicago wedding reception

Nicole and Yossef’s Wedding

Downtown Chicago is the region’s go-to locale for sumptuous, elegant weddings, and this Drake Hotel Chicago wedding makes it easy to see why so many couples choose city venues. Nicole and Yossef played on the venue’s old-world elegance and worked with JDetailed Events to plan a modern yet timeless event with gorgeous accents and colors.…

Downtown Chicago wedding photos of a bride and groom

Anna and Sameer’s Wedding

If I had to choose one word to describe Anna and Sameer’s elaborate, Indian-Jewish wedding at InterContinental Chicago, it would be magnificent. I’m always fascinated to see how couples from different heritages weave together different aspects of their traditions in multicultural ceremonies. Their wedding was one of the most impressive affairs I’ve ever had the…

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Chrissy and Joe’s Wedding

September was one of the busiest months for our team here at Crane’s Photography! With seven weddings to shoot, the time just flew by – and Joe and Kristin’s Butterfield Country Club wedding was the perfect send-off into fall and the holiday season. The first things you notice about Krissy and Joe are their kindness…

Oak Brook Bath and Tennis Wedding

Maria and Brent’s Wedding

Being close to nature and having a simple yet sophisticated wedding were two priorities for Maria and Brent, and they got everything they wished for when the big day arrived. Their Oak Brook Bath and Tennis wedding was visually stunning from start to finish. Maria and Brent incorporated so many one-of-a-kind elements into their wedding,…


Melissa and Jonathan’s Wedding

Melissa and Jonathan brought the perfect blend of Jewish tradition and modern style to their picturesque wedding at the Ritz-Carlton Downtown Chicago hotel last Saturday. As a boutique photographer in Chicago, I take great pleasure in scouting out the most unique and stunning weddings and events. I was obviously thrilled at the opportunity to partake…