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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Elizabeth and Zach’s wedding day was wonderful, and I am thankful to have established a working relationship and friendship with this couple! Just under a year ago, I met Elizabeth and Zach for the first time for their engagement session in Springfield, Illinois. We both drove to meet one another for the session on a […]

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I honestly don’t even know where to start… I’ve known Derek, my husband Kyle’s older brother, for over seven years now. Just over a year and a half ago in February of 2014, Derek told Kyle and me that he wanted to visit us and take us to dinner. He had someone that he wanted us to […]

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Chicagoland wedding photographer based in Kankakee, Illinois