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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If you know me, you know that I LOVE to shower my couples with little gifts + extra love. They are my people, and I am thankful. It’s so important to me to tell them so! This year, I revamped my gift packaging after my rebrand last fall. In case you missed the story of […]

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You may remember last year when I shared a blog post about my wedding welcome gifts… Well, with the new year, I made a few changes to the welcome gifts and here I am sharing again! I love giving a small welcome gift to my new brides and grooms to say “hello”, “welcome”, and “I […]

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The 2015 wedding season is in full swing, and 2016 dates are booking quickly! It is such an honor to work with so many beautiful couples before and on their wedding days. The trust that they instill into me is amazing, and I am thrilled to go through this season and already looking forward to […]

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Chicagoland wedding photographer based in Kankakee, Illinois