Offerings & Information

As we begin this journey together for your wedding weekend, I vow to capture and cherish the moments that will leave a lasting impression on your hearts.

I am fully dedicated to ensuring a seamless and stress-free experience for you from the warm welcome to the grand celebration.

My goal is to assist you in achieving a stunning on-camera appearance while simultaneously feeling at ease & self-assured.

Classic and Timeless Wedding at Skokie Country Club | Candace Sims Luxury Fine Art & Editorial Wedding Photographer
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Engagements

Engagements

Create fun & memorable moments with your future spouse with the guidance of our skilled photographer, Candace.

Use these images for your save-the-date cards, display them on your wedding website and throughout your ceremony and reception space.

Begins at $1,400

Portraits

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Portraits

Life's significant moments deserve to be remembered beyond the wedding day.

Whether it's the arrival of a new family member, celebrating an anniversary, or capturing your professional portraits, we believe in immortalizing these precious milestones.

Begins at $1,400

Weddings & Elopements

Classic and Timeless Wedding at Skokie Country Club | Candace Sims Luxury Fine Art & Editorial Wedding Photographer

Weddings & Elopements

Domestic & Destination
Our collections are tailored to suit the specific needs of every client, ensuring a truly bespoke experience for their one-of-a-kind wedding weekend.

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FAQ

How do we book you as our wedding photographer?

We require a 40% retainer payment & signed contract upon booking. Your reminder balance will be due 30 days before your wedding date.

How long does it take to get our photos delivered?

You can expect your engagement photos within 2-3 weeks and wedding gallery within 8-10 weeks (this may vary during peak season.)

Do you have a recommended videographer?

Selecting wedding vendors who function as a cohesive team, exhibit professionalism, and prioritize providing a memorable client experience are the true MVPs of wedding planning. My favorite videographers are: Harrison Films, Hello Darling Films, Good Co Studios, Luis Malagon Films.

How long do we have to book ahead?

Some dates and months are more popular than others, so it's best to book as far ahead as you can to avoid disappointment.

What equipment do you use & do you have insurance?

I use professional Nikon cameras and lenses. I always carry both backup cameras and lenses as well as extra memory cards, flashes, batteries, etc. My gear is regularly maintained and updated all to ensure you receive stunning photographs.

Yes, I do have liability insurance and can provide a copy to your planner and venue.

What are your next steps?

Classic and Timeless Wedding at Skokie Country Club | Candace Sims Luxury Fine Art & Editorial Wedding Photographer

1. Fill out form


Complete our contact form with as much detail as possible and schedule a discovery call with Candace.

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2. Sign Contract


Read, complete & sign contract. Make a 40% retainer payment to secure your wedding date.

Colorful Spring Wedding at The Penthouse Hyde Park | Candace Sims Chicago Luxury Fine Art Wedding Photographer

3. The Wedding Weekend


We're here to document it all from the welcome party, getting ready, first look, portraits, ceremony, cocktail hour, reception and send off brunch.

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4. Photos & Prints


Enjoy viewing & printing out your engagement & wedding photos through a private online gallery.