Elena loves getting to know her clients. She loves telling stories with her images. And she loves a good party. When her clients look back on their images, she wants them to remember how it felt to be there. She wants them to have beautiful images of moments they may have missed– a tear quickly swept away, a big laugh, a quick but meaningful glance. While she loves classic poses and unique compositions, her favorite photographs always end up being the moments that unfold naturally. She is drawn to beautiful light and real emotion. She is always striving to create that image that will make you say ‘wow.’ With passion, dedication, creativity, and style, Elena specializes in telling beautiful love stories with photos that capture the essence of each couple. Her timeless and photojournalistic style will be forever current. Her upbeat and easygoing personality will help make your wedding day fabulous and fun. She candidly capture the in-between moments of genuine laughter and raw emotion that will give you goosebumps, along with the portraits your family will cherish and frame. She aims to be more than just your wedding vendor, and will be there guiding and supporting you along the way. Her passion is creating inspired, heart-felt images for Chicago and beyond. And she can’t wait to partner with you!

elena bazini

lead photographer