"We do more than just take photos; we allow people to re-live life's most precious moments"

Chicago Wedding Photographer

Are you looking for one of the top Chicago photography companies to capture your wedding?


Melissa Smith, owner of MAK Photography, is a Chicago wedding photographer specializing in photo-journalistic wedding photography.  Her beautiful wedding photography captures the real emotions of your wedding day.  At your wedding, Melissa will capture all of the emotions, laughter, and tears that make your wedding day special.


If you are having your marriage ceremony at one of the most popular wedding venues in Chicago, be sure to contact MAK Photography to capture the fun and excitement of your city wedding!


Contact us today to ensure you get one of the best Chicago photographers at your wedding!


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DESTINATION Wedding Photographer

While, MAK Photography is based in the Chicago-Land Area, Melissa travels all over the country for couples in need of destination wedding photographers.  Contact us today about your destination wedding


MAK Photography is an on-location photography company specializing in weddings, which travels anywhere your heart desires. To say our photographers love what we do would be an understatement; we have a strong passion and drive for photography that shows in all of our photos. We take great pride in our work and always push the limits to uphold our company motto: "Focused on Perfection."  We do more than just take photos; we allow people to re-live life's most precious moments.


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Are you interested in having us photograph your event?  We would love to be apart of your day!




PO Box 1625, Crystal Lake, IL 60014




I was so lucky to have M.A.K. Photography at my wedding!  Thank you for loving what you do! It shows in your work!


I was so lucky to have M.A.K. photography at my wedding! They were so fun to work with and made the big day that more special! Thank you for loving what you do! It shows in your work!







I'm so glad that I went with M.A.K. Photography for my wedding.  Melissa and Aubrey took stunning photographs without being intrusive and were gladly willing to work with my requests. Melissa has a keen eye for unique photography that made the final product look truly extraordinary. Thank you so much!


Kelsey C.

Love, love, love!!! Our engagement and wedding photos were perfect! Melissa capture every moment that we will cherish for years to come! She was so easy to work with leading up to the big day and so great on the day of the wedding. Everything was so organized. We will be using M.A.K for all of our photo needs!


Stephanie G.

 Phone: 815.893.9868          Email: Melissa@makpic.com