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I' M  S H A N N O N.

A midwest photographer based out of Chicago + Peoria IL. I'll travel just about anywhere for some good laughs + tacos.

 

My mission as a photographer is to capture real, authentic images that will leave you speechless now and many years to come. 

so, you ready?

Illinois

& Nationwide

MY PASSION

Each one of us has a story to write. Whether you use pens, paintbrushes, or crayons to fill your story book--- words come to life through the lens of a camera. My passion for photography has allowed me to illustrate the adventures of others and captures the essence of what makes them unique. This is all about you. My desire is to help you tell your story.

KIND WORDS

SARAH & JESSE

" I don't even know where to begin with Shannon! She is so kind, so thoughtful and SO talented. She makes time for what is important and never makes you feel like a burden. She took the time to meet with me on numerous occasions to discuss all the little details of our wedding and exactly how I wanted our day to pan out. She kept in contact with me consistently in the months prior to the wedding and reassured me about anything and everything! We had our wedding in a venue with poor indoor lighting, she went with me to the venue prior to the wedding to get a feel for it and she did amazing for working with the poor lighting in our venue! We had 40 mph winds on our wedding day too and she took it like a champ and we got incredible photos! I am not kidding you when I say I look at our photos everyday. She not only did our wedding but she did an in home photo session with us too and she did an incredible job! Whether it be on our wedding day or just a casual day in our home she made us feel as ease and like ourselves. In every photo of us she has taken she has captured US. Not these overly posed robots. She captured real moments, real laughs and real happiness. That is what I absolutely love about her work. And out of all of this I feel like I gained a friend and photographer for life! I absolutely adore Shannon! You will not regret having her photograph any moment of your life, she is lovely! "

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