Hey, I'm Lisa, a Chicago area brand and tiny wedding photographer who specializes in creating authentic & compelling storytelling images for creative and soulful people.

welcome to my little

corner of the Web

Download the
Brand Style Guide

what do I wear to my brand session?

I'm Lisa! I'm so excited to be able to share my favorite tips, expert insight into creative brands and tiny weddings, and some of the real-life stories of the amazing people I get to capture!

My top posts at Chicago's Largest Wedding Blog

3 tips for your chicago destination elopement

Chicago city hall wedding hot takes

do we need a photo permit?

It’s time for my mid-year check-in — and this is where it gets personal!

Lisa Kathan and husband Erich

I'm Lisa! I'm so excited to be able to share my favorite tips, expert insight into creative brands and tiny weddings, and some of the real-life stories of the amazing people I get to capture!

help! what do i wear to my brand session?

Download the FREE Brand Style Guide

Check out my top blog posts at Chicago's largest wedding blog!

3 TIPS FOR YOUR CHICAGO DESTINATION ELOPEMENT

CHICAGO CITY HALL WEDDING HOT TAKES

DO WE NEED A PHOTO PERMIT?

NEWSLETTER

Want tips and ideas for how to get your brand noticed...right to your inbox?