Wedding Advice & Photography

Two things we are confident in: Wedding Planning & photography. Van Elk & Co is made up of a team of photographers who love to create portraits of love & happiness and share advice for wedding couples.

This isn't your typical photography blog. We share useful info for couples who are getting married and those who are heading that direction. Let us show you pretty things while you fill your head with all things wedding planning.

June 19, 2021

FILED IN: Engagements

man and woman touch noses during Lincoln Park engagement photos

Geese and ducks swam in the water, sending ripples across the harbor. In the background, monolithic buildings of stone and steel stuck up into the sky. Anna and Tyler stood in the grass, looking at each other and smiling. This Lincoln Park engagement session was one of my favorite shoots last year. One of my […]

August 28, 2017

FILED IN: Engagements

Sitting in a corner booth at the Heritage General Store, Amanda and Grant huddled together over their cups of coffee. Out on the street behind them cars and bikes passed by hustling people to and fro, but they stayed still with one another in this quaint coffee and bicycle shop. They flirted as they spoke […]