Photographer, Writer, Creative Consultant

A gifted writer, and internationally published photographer, Candace’s images have graced the pages of books and magazines. Her ability and talent for working with animals has ranked her among the top pet & animal photographers, with work appearing in advertising and editorial assignments including shooting for the Del Monte Milk-Bone box, and having been published several times in National Geographic. Candace’s passions can be summed up briefly as, “Art, Animals, Food, Health, and Entrepreneurship.”  …Read more about Candace

With a deep love of shooting on location, Candace has extensive experience shooting at some of the most visually stunning Chicago and greater Chicagoland venues and scenic locations. Just a handful of these include: Millennium Park, The Osaka Garden – Japanese gardens, The Chicago Botanic Garden, The downtown Naperville Riverwalk, Olive Park Chicago, Inter-Continental Hotel Chicago, The Lincoln Hotel, The Field Museum, The Art Institute of Chicago, Adler Planetarium, Chez Chicago, and many others.

Candace’s photography work falls into the following categories with some of the best of Chicago Photographers: Animal Photography, Chicago Concert Photographer, Band Photographer Chicago, Lifestyle photographer, Commercial dog photography, photographer for events, corporate event gala and social event photography, professional digital photography Chicago, Advertising photography, restaurant and food photography, interior and real estate photographer Chicago, architecture and exterior real estate photography, as well as Families, Children, Couples, and On-Location Photography.

Lifestyle Photography

Event Photography

Commercial Photography

On Location Photography

  • In Office
  • At Home
  • Outdoors
  • Indoors
  • Skyline view
  • Beaches, Parks, Forest Preserves
  • Local Monuments
  • Special Event Venues
  • Studio


Candace also has an extensive library of stock images available for commercial, marketing, advertising, and editorial purposes. Please contact for a link or customized search.

Nature images are available through a variety of galleries and also as fine art prints here.



Photographer Chicago: family & children’s photographer Chicago, pet photographer Chicago, commercial dog & animal photographer, and special events photographer Chicago (and surrounding suburbs.) *Serving Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, and destination clients nationwide- also select international locations for destination photography services.