Thank you for stopping by our blog here at Crane’s Photography! This blog has become an integral part of my success, providing me with a creative platform to feature the couples and families I photograph and connect with readers like you.






BLog home


Jesse and Sean’s Dream Wedding at Artifact Events

A Jewish wedding is like no other, blending tradition, love, and one heck of a party. But when you throw it in a place as cool as the North Atrium at Artifact Events in Chicago, you’ve got a recipe for something truly special. Jesse and Sean’s wedding day was perfect from beginning to end and filled with several joyful, unforgettable moments!
Jesse and Sean kicked off their big day at the InterContinental Hotel in Downtown Chicago. Things got emotional with a heartfelt first look, setting the mood for what was to come. The hotel provided a splendid backdrop for capturing some incredible indoor portraits. Before the wedding party made its way to Artifact Events, we made a pit stop at the iconic Wrigley Building, taking in the city’s beauty and making memories.

A Jewish Wedding at Artifact Events: Traditions and Significance

The North Atrium at Artifact Events provided a magical blend of industrial charm and modern flair. It was the perfect spot for Jesse and Sean’s ketubah signing, a key moment in a Jewish wedding. Surrounded by close family and friends, the couple signed their marriage contract, symbolizing their commitment to one another. The energy in the room was off the charts. Everyone, from the wedding party to family members, was buzzing with excitement. You could practically feel the love and support coming from every corner. It was a heartwarming experience to witness these two families joining forces, a truly beautiful sight to behold.
Surrounded by their loved ones, Jesse and Sean walked down the aisle, making their way to a beautiful chuppah. This symbolic structure represents the Jewish home and God’s presence. The natural light streaming through the skylight created a heavenly atmosphere. Laughter, happiness, and tons of warm fuzzies filled the air as they exchanged rings, shattered the glass, and shared a passionate kiss under the chuppah!
After the ceremony, it was time to head to the banquet hall, where the music was pumping and the dance floor was calling. The party kicked into high gear, and Jesse and Sean’s Hora Dance was an absolute blast. Their guests danced the night away, keeping the good vibes going till the very end.

A Blend of Tradition and Modern Love

The North Atrium at Artifact Events was the perfect stage for their unforgettable Jewish wedding. Jewish celebrations are known for their high-spirited festivities and cherished traditions, and Jesse and Sean’s wedding was no exception. Their big day was a beautiful blend of tradition and modern-day love. It was a privilege to capture their special day and witness their incredible connection.
Congratulations to Jesse and Sean on their dream wedding! May your love continue to thrive as you journey through life together. Mazel tov!

Check out another wedding I had the privilege of photographing earlier this year at the North Atrium of Artifact Events!


James and Jessica's Garden Wedding in San Diego