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City Hall Events Wedding Day in Chicago, Illinois | Stephanie & Dan

Happy dancing because Stephanie and Dan’s spring City Hall Events wedding day is here!

You probably remember Steph and Dan from their engagement photos last summer. These two are the most kind, incredible people and everyone that loves them is lucky to have them in their life! We adore this couple and feel honored to share their wedding day on the blog...

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The Kara Evans Photographer Blog

Welcome to the Kara Evans Photographer blog where I share all the things - from love stories and encouragement for creatives to behind the scenes photos and personal life notes & stories. Pour a glass of bubbly and stay awhile - I’m so glad you’re here!

Hey, I’m Kara!
A Chicagoland wedding photographer for joyful newlyweds-to-be! My couples call me their wedding cheerleader! After photographing 200+ weddings, my favorite part of my job will forever be the sweet couples that come into my life.
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Abby and Max's studio and tree farm engagement photos in Kankakee, Illinois with Chicagoland wedding photographer Kara Evans Photographer.

The most beautiful studio and tree farm engagement session is here! Meet Abby & Max! Abby is the younger sister of one of my 2016 brides, Brittany. It’s an honor to be welcomed back into the family for Abby’s wedding coming up in 2022. Abby and Max’s story goes back three years. After accepting her […]

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December, wow! It’s hard to believe that this month wraps up 2022! Our house is in full Christmas swing (except for the Christmas shopping part, lol), and we couldn’t be happier. There’s something about the joy and promise of the holiday season. We’re embracing every minute of it! At the start of this new month, […]

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Kylie and Noah's fall wedding at Town & Country Events in Milford, Illinois with Chicagoland wedding photographer Kara Evans Photographer.

Yay, Kylie and Noah’s wedding day at Town & Country Events is making its way to the blog! We’ll be gushing over this day for many years to come. You probably remember these two from their destination engagement session (including ice cream and the beach!) last summer. They might also be familiar faces from another […]

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Elaine and Chris's Lincoln Park engagement photos in Chicago, Illinois with Chicagoland wedding photographer Kara Evans Photographer.

More fall engagement photos are hitting the blog! I loved this session with Elaine and Chris in Lincoln Park! Meet Elaine & Chris! These two reached out to me at the beginning of October in search of a photography and videography team for their wedding day next year. We connected from the start, and it’s […]

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Nicole and Thomas's fall Cantigny Park engagement photos in Wheaton with Chicagoland wedding photographer Kara Evans Photographer.

Another fall engagement session – this time at Cantigny Park – is hitting the blog! Meet Nicole & Thomas! I met these two through one of our past couples, Kelsey and Justin. Last summer, Nicole was one of the bridesmaids at their wedding celebration. Love the connection! Nicole and Thomas met and started dating during […]

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Chicagoland wedding photographer based in Kankakee, Illinois

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