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      • Cathy & Dave

        Oh my, Cathy and Dave’s wedding is less than a month away. Better get the engagement photos up before their wedding. We totally loved spending the time together. We photographed Cathy & Dave at North Avenue Beach and used the bridge over Lake Shore Drive to Lincoln Park. We don’t

      • Wedding Essentials “Harvest Chic”

        Well, if I’m going to post “Lake Effect”, I must post “Harvest Chic” which was featured in the fall issue of Wedding Essentials. This shoot was an absolute blast! We had our team out in full force with a little help from James Balodimas, and Ro

      • Wedding Essentials “Lake Effect”

        We have recently received the spring issue of Wedding Essentials magazine The magazine is featuring a gorgeous “Lake Effect” spread that, with the exception of the food, we photographed on a freezing cold day! [more]

      • More Mel

        Here is another headshot that we were lucky enough to have Melanie on board for. This is our friend and business associate Bonnie Corondon. Bonnie is an ordained minister and performs ceremonies, which include weddings, unions, blessings, etc. Bonnie wanted a fresh new look to promot

      • Melanie Hart

        Sometimes I don’t know how we get so lucky! Case in point, Melanie Hart. We met through mutual friends and have been working with her ever since. Melanie, formerly with Yves Saint Laurent, is one of the best makeup artists we have ever worked with. [more] Check out her new make

      • Camille Luther

        Camille! What a beauty! My hairstylist, Lisa Davis, asked if we would photograph her niece, Camille. Oh boy, just what we love to do! So we put together our team, which included make up artist Melanie Hart, more on Melanie in a minute. We started with what we like to call, the Mylie

      • The Other Side Show at The Acorn Theater

        Tina and I volunteer every year for The Other Side Show, which is held at the Acorn Theatre in Three Oaks Michigan
        This year we were greeting guests as they enter. Last year, I performed as master of ceremonies.
      • SOLD!!

        Another of my images from my polchromasia series SOLD!! I am so excited. Marta, the ultra chic interior designer and owner of Le Panache, SOLD my image to one of her clients in Chicago. Johnny and I delivered the 3’x4’ print in person. It looked fantastic! Can’t wait until it is fram

      • Original design

        Speaking of trading services… Here at borterwagner photography, we love to trade services with other talented professionals. Our original identity was created by Chris and Alison DeYoung. Here’s a sample of their scaled down but totally up scale wedding. [more] The reception was held

      • Logo, Courtney & Matt's Wedding at Sand Creek Country Club

        You all may have noticed our new logo. Well, maybe not so new, it’s been in use for almost a year now, how time flies! Our client Courtney Korpak who is a fabulously talented designer in Atlanta brought the design to us. Incidentally, her husband, Matt Korpak was the man behind g

      • Bride’s Choice Awards 2009

        Johnny and I were thrilled to be awarded the 2009 Bride’s Choice Award presented by Wedding Wire. [more]

        This award recognizes vendors from the Wedding Wire Network who demonstrate excellent quality of service, responsiveness, professionalism, value of cost and flexibility.