kara evans

Writing to you from my pink desk chair in my very own little corner of the world (aka my home office)...

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 life with our pups.

Kick off your shoes and stay awhile - I’m so glad you’re here!

I’m Kara.
When I'm not photographing weddings, you can usually find me in my home office with snuggly puppies at my feet! Grab a drink (a cup of decaf, mojito, or a glass of rosé if you're like me), kick up your feet, and stay awhile!
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Let me just say this… I am amazingly thankful to be able to work with, connect with, and build relationships with such amazing people. It seems as though each and every session I photograph continues to reaffirm my belief in building relationships and simply documenting people’s lives. At this season’s first wedding, I was lucky enough […]

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Goodness, the springtime sunshine and colorful blooms are bringing me so much joy! And, photographing Cara and Chad’s maternity session absolutely did, too! The Tweedys are outgoing, silly, and honestly a joy to be around. They are relatable, talkative, and fun to work with… I know these two in a couple of different ways! In […]

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Chicagoland wedding photographer based in Kankakee, Illinois