Recent Work

Riverbend Studio's Recent Work & Published Features

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Photographer: Robin Sloan

Planner: Reva Nathan

Venue: Lowes

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Here are a few of our favorites from a photo shoot around the frozen Chicago riverwalk.

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Photographer: Robin Sloan

Planner: Frank Event Design

Venue: University Club of Chicago

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We loved being a part of Jennifer & Tim's wedding celebration! The modern decor was a perfect compliment to the Chicago skyline and reception at Adler Planetarium.

Photographer: Robin Sloan

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We had a busy wedding day with Young & Matt! The day started out with a photo tour to North Beach (where the light was magic!) and then downtown to the gardens. The couple surprised guests during cocktail hour by entering in full Korean garb and proceeded to have a Tea Ceremony. After a...

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The first snow of the year is magical. Jennifer reached out to me for a holiday family photo shoot and we braved the cold, wet and yes.. snow.. to create some winter photo magic! Here a few of my favorite shots...

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We felt lucky to be a part of such a heartfelt ceremony and celebration for Melissa & Scott. There are many big smiles, happy tears and laughter showcased in this wedding.

And I am slightly obsessed with Melissa's wedding dress :) Melissa wore it perfectly

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Nerina & Ned's Italian street fair wedding is featured on PartySlate's 12 Unique Wedding Ideas For The Nontraditionalist. "An aptly chosen color...

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What a fun fall family photo shoot.

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Here are some favorites from the Fall Mini Photo Shoots! We had a perfect crisp fall day in Lincoln Park. It was so fun to see my past brides & grooms (now moms & dads) , the doggies and some of my other favorite people. Thanks for coming out to the photo shoot!

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Lainie & Jake were surrounded by so much love and support on their wedding day. Their wedding party totaled 25! I can't remember such a welcoming and helpful group of people, thank you for letting us be a part of your celebration.

Photographer: Robin Sloan

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The weather was ... interesting... on Kelly & Daniel's wedding day. It was one of those strange days when the sun shines and yet raindrops are falling (as you can see in some of the photo tour images). The result was the most magical light, creating some stunning images for this wonderful...

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We had too much fun strolling through the city, from south loop to the riverwalk... glad Laura can walk in high heeled boots :)

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Meredith & Ryan's wedding day was filled with such happiness and joy, it was a PERFECT celebration for the most wonderful couple! We loved photographing this for you both :)

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The shoot started off at The Berkshire where Tina & Ilya had their first date. We ended the night with some pretty amazing sunset photos backlit by our gorgeous city skyline. Here are some of my favorites!

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This is a must see - an elegant Art Deco inspired wedding at the luxurious Trump Hotel ballroom.

Photographer: Robin Sloan, Riverbend Studio

Venue: Trump International Hotel & Tower, Downtown Chicago

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Congratulations to Lucy & George! They were married on a gorgeous September afternoon at the Chicago History Museum. From the 'first look' on the rooftop overlooking the Chicago skyline to the gardens of Lincoln Park, every moment of their day was fabulous.

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Natalie and Garrett's candlelight celebration is featured on Borrowed & Blue. The wedding was at...

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Jenny & Mike's glamorous pink & orchid celebration is featured on Borrowed & Blue. Jenny's hair and makeup was by Juli Valdez. The wedding was planned by...

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Rachel & Lee's mirrored glass style wedding is featured in the Summer 2016 issue of The Knot Chicago, with photography by Maggie Russo/Riverbend Studio. Rachel wore a wedding dress by...

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Bright red double decker buses shuttled the wedding guests to the Chicago History Museum, where Abe Lincoln joined in the celebration of a British American wedding.

Planning: Big City Bride

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Elizabeth & John celebrated their wedding with a ceremony at the Fourth Presbyterian Church, followed by an english garden with classic elements style reception at Morgan Manufacturing.

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Mix a little downtown fun with a reception on a gorgeous, lush golf course and you have the perfect wedding day for Megan & Nate.

Photographer: Robin Sloan, Riverbend Studio

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A day filled with a photo shoot on the riverwalk, ceremony at Old St. Patricks and an elegant, glamorous tent reception in the heart of Chicago at Millennium Park Rooftop.

Photographer: Robin Sloan, Riverbend Studio

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View our favorite photos from Lainie & Jake's spring engagement photo shoot here.

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Nerina & Ned celebrated their wedding with a ceremony at St. James Cathedral, followed by an elegant, rustic Tuscan style reception at the...

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Chrissy Magliano and Brady Mc Daniel's 19 East Event Gallery and Chicago Illuminating Company Wedding wins the best Illinois wedding, in the Knot's 50 Weddings Across 50 States. The...

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Eileen Robertson and Michael Hamra's winter wedding, at the Chicago Athletic Association, was featured in the Summer issue of Modern Luxury Brides Chicago. The wedding was planned by Chrissy Magliano, with...

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Nikita & Chris wedding weekend celebration continues with the Catholic ceremony on Sunday, reception to follow at Navy Pier.

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Nikita & Chris celebrated their interfaith wedding in style with a few hundred of their closest friends over Memorial Day weekend. Here are some highlights from the Saturday Hindu wedding ceremony. The Catholic ceremony was held on Sunday, reception to follow at Navy...

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View our favorite photos from Jenny & Mike's spring engagement photo shoot here.

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Loved this Mad Hatter tea party themed bridal shower! See our favorite photos here.

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