The Best Chicago Wedding Photographers to Follow on Instagram

Bride and groom kissing in back of black convertible

Photo by Kina Wicks via Instagram

Finding the best photographer to capture all of the perfect moments on your wedding day can be a little tricky, especially when that perfect moment takes place on one of the biggest days of your life. To help you out, we've gathered a list of Chicago's most inspirational photographers, whose Instagram feeds provide all the motivation needed to help you narrow down your dream wedding photographer—all with a quick scroll through your iPhone.

Kina Wicks (Above)


The ethereal snapshots found on this notable photographer's feed celebrate all things beauty, love, and once-in-a-lifetime. Focusing on the human experience through passion and authenticity gives Kina a fresh perspective when approaching each client's special occasion.

Kristin La Voie Photography

The breathtaking IG feed from this Chicago-based photographer shows the allure of true natural beauty—through candid moments and vivid backdrops. Kristin's passion for capturing life through the lens shines through in her unique ability to seamlessly blend a couple's big day moments into romantic, emotional snapshots.



The emphasis on savoring life's most magical moments has helped shape this boutique photography studio into one of Chicago's most-recognized purveyors of extraordinary visual storytelling. Each image captures its couple's unique relationship in a striking way, making this innovative photography studio perfect for any Windy City bride.

Clary Pfeiffer


With a portfolio of digital snapshots that could easily be mistaken for a high-profile editorial spread, this fine art film photographer, Clary Pfeiffer, is the utmost professional when it comes to capturing life's most special moments. What started as a lifelong passion fueled by an extension of painting and graphic design has now become a full-time career in wedding photography.

Artisan Events


Founded by award-winning photographic artist, Amanda Sudimack, this Chicago design studio has been creating timeless works of photographic art for over 15 years. Capturing images that focus on details and the intimacy of couples' love help emphasize this world-renowned studio's attention to detail and emotion.

Kent Drake

A diverse range of uniquely personal moments captured through years of documenting life's most fulfilling experiences is beautifully laid out on this renowned Chicago photographer's striking feed. Using the metropolitan area as a backdrop for many of his shots, Kent's fine art photography is filled with passion and beauty, aided by one of the country's most influential cities.



An equal balance of photojournalistic skills and editorial romanticism define the shooting techniques of this remarkable lifestyle wedding and photography studio. Also serving as proud founders of PhotoServe, a non-profit organization focused on pairing worldwide photographers with non-profit foundations in need of their services, the company combines one-of-a-kind photography with world-changing ideas.

Annie Parish

A born and raised Chicago native, it's no doubt that the photos captured from legendary photographer, Annie Parish, have caught the eye of publications worldwide. Her eye for gorgeous light and love of shooting outdoor weddings shows in every click of a button—and on her Instagram feed!

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