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Sara + Andres | Fall Engagement Photos in Chicago’s Wicker Park Neighborhood

Sunshine, frozen drinks and Chinese food: turning your engagement session into a day date.

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Alix and Bob | Chicago Studio Maternity Photos

A studio maternity session in Wicker Park, Chicago.

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Susan + Eddy | Chicago’s City Hall Elopement Photography

A city hall elopement on a fall Saturday morning in Chicago.

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Ben & Abby | Destination Wedding Photography at the Shangri-La Boracay

A glimpse at a destination wedding in paradise at the Shangri-La Boracay.

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Adri & Mitch | Chicago Studio Maternity Session

A stunning maternity session photographed at Tova Studios in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood.

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Kate & Rahul | A Stunning Fusion Wedding at the Bride’s Grandparents Farm in Chillicothe, Ohio

An absolutely beautiful fusion of Western and Indian traditions on a farm in the middle of Ohio.

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BEHIND THE LENS

hi, i'm ARIELLE.

You can usually find me home with my golden retriever or day dreaming of my next trip to Italy.

I am a firm believer in living life with purpose and never missing the opportunity to experience something new. The Meyers-Briggs test says I am an ESFJ, and my friends say I am the person they come to when they need comfort, advice, or fresh baked goods. I consider myself an empath, so special moments you share with your loved ones will likely get me all teary eyed and sentimental. I am not here to pretend life is picture perfect, but to capture genuine emotion and create timeless pieces of art to decorate your home. I’m constantly striving for perfection, but have a calming personality and am relatively easy going. 

When the camera is not around my neck, I am a big home body. I love hanging on the couch with my dog, making pasta, breads and desserts from scratch, squatting 400+ pounds in the gym, or plotting my next trip outside of the US. As a direct descendant of Italian immigrants, I feel most at home in Italy (and speak a bit of Italian, too.)

upcoming

travel

Arielle has photographed over 150 weddings across 12 states, 5 countries, and 3 continents. While her heart beats for coastal and countryside Italian weddings, she is willing to travel anywhere and everywhere to document your day.

columbus

george town,
the bahamas

boracay, malay, 
philippines

nashville

ITALY

JUNE 3RD-17TH, 2022

JULY 28TH - 31ST, 2022

SEPT 8TH - 11TH, 2022

SEPT 28TH - OCT 2ND, 2022

OCT 4TH - 12TH, 2022

available for limited bookings

available for limited bookings

available for limited bookings

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