Lead Artist • Head Honcho
Master Photographer CR, Andre is an award winning photographer known for combining art & emotion into his images. His love for photography came at the age of 12, when he got his 1st camera. His father worked long hours, but made it a point to take 2 weeks off every year for family road trips across the US, Canada and Mexico. Documenting these vacations is how Andre learned the impact and power of photography, allowing him to relive those precious memories.
Mentored by a high school teacher, Andre later went on to apprentice at top Commercial and Wedding studios. As one of Chicago’s most established and reputable photographers his work has been featured in publications such as Rangefinder, Chicago Style Weddings, Wedding Guide Chicago and Chicago Social Brides magazines. Andre has also been an instructor and mentor to many aspiring photographers.
Photographer • Vice President
With over 20 years experience of capturing life’s most heartfelt moments, Maria LaCour’s passion for photography started when she just was a child. Under the guidance and inspiration of her father, Pedro Ibarra a photographer from Mexico City, Maria learned to develop her eye for the beauty in the light of life. As a certified professional through PPA (Professional Photographers of America) Maria has been able to develop her craft through various training programs and on the field.
Specializing in weddings, corporate events and portraits all over the Chicagoland area and as far as New York, Los Angeles as well as Cabo San Lucas and the Riviera Maya in Mexico. Combining her lighting techniques with her keen perception of the human condition she brings a artful eye to any event. Maria excels in bringing out and celebrating the unique personalities of each couple and every wedding.