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Living That Lakeview Life | National Ice Cream Month!

“I scream, you scream, we all scream for…Lakeview frozen treats!”

July is National Ice Cream Month, so for this month’s Living that Lakeview Life feature, Lynzie Wellin and I chose two of our favorite Lakeview spots to cool off during the hot summer months! One’s been a neighborhood staple for well over a decade, the other is brand new to Lakeview! Both have a unique menu, with distinct flavors. And – spoiler alert! – neither serve actual Ice Cream! Read More…

Styled Photoshoot | Tuscan Wedding Design

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“Buon Apetito!”

I was very excited to be invited to photograph a styled photoshoot with some of my favorite Chicago wedding and event vendors, Amazing Edibles, Tablescapes Event Rental and The Flower Firm.

Andrea Herrera, owner of Amazing Edibles, used the words “abundant” and “summer” to describe her vision for her Tuscan-themed shoot. She had me at Tuscan… Read More…

Living That Lakeview Life | M2 Boutique

This is Lakeview ~ Let’s Shop!

I’m very excited to share the second installment in my new Living That Lakeview Life collaboration with Lifestyle Blogger, Lynzie Wellin!

This month’s featured Lakeview business is M2 Boutique – my favorite place to shop for gifts and fun accessories.

Lynzie and I spent some time in M2 finding our favorite things to share with you – it was hard to whittle it down, there’s so many fabulous things!

Owner Mel Nelson has been in the neighborhood for over 10 years, and I’m also lucky enough to work with her as a vendor…she carries pins from Big League Pins! It’s really great working with business owners on so many levels. It makes living in the city a truly small neighborhood experience.

Happy Shopping!

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Living That Lakeview Life | Heritage Bicycles

Living that Lakeview Life by Angela Garbot Photography

This is Lakeview!

I am so excited to announce the launch of Living that Lakeview Life – my collaboration with one of my favorite Hair/make-up artists and Lifestyle Blogger, Lynzie Wellin of Lyfe Style Win! We are both entrepreneurs and small business owners in the Lakeview community of Chicago, and we wanted a way to show off our favorite fellow business owners, so…here we are! Each month we’ll get together at a new place and share their awesomeness with you.

For me personally, I’ve been in and around the Lakeview area for over 20 years. I live in the neighborhood and am very active in the area, currently serving my second term on the Lakeview Chamber Board of Directors. So, it’s definitely near and dear to my heart!

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Business Lifestyle Photography | What is THAT?

“Not just what you look like, but who you are…”

That’s my goal, every time I photograph someone, an event, food…whatever it is. I want the viewer to understand a bit about who or what the subject is about, their personality.

Outside of my wedding and family work, my favorite “people” photography revolves around small businesses. I really like getting to know other small business owners and their businesses, what makes them unique, and how they want to be seen by the public.

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Food Photography | Super Bowl Deliciousness

“Soup to Nuts”

In honor of this month’s sports “holiday,” I thought I’d talk about a few commercial food shoots I’ve done for Super Bowl and football promotions.

Kicking it off is a cozy threesome of soups I shot for Snapware, recipes by one of my favorite chefs, the inimitable Emeril Lagasse. Soups are tricky…the ingredients like to separate, they tend to congeal as they sit and cool off and it can be difficult to see the ingredients. So, often, the simpler the setting, the better. And we had to work quickly.

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Lifestyle Business Photography

“Who You Are, Not Just What You Look Like”

That’s my goal, with every business client.

Cheers,

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Lynzie Wellin | Headshot and Lifestyle Business Photography Session Chicago, IL Photographs of Hair Stylist and Make-up Artist Lynzie Wellin taken on-location at the Colour Room for marketing, website and online profile purposes. Hair and Make-up by Lynzie Wellin @LSHairstylist https://www.facebook.com/lynzie.m.smith © Angela B. Garbot Mandatory credit Angela B. Garbot Rights Usage: Personal Use Only Angela Garbot Photography http://www.AngelaGarbot.com http://www.facebook.com/agarbot Twitter: @PhotosByGarbot LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/AngelaGarbotPhotography 773.383.8858 | angie@angelagarbot.com

Lynzie Wellin | Headshot and Lifestyle Business Photography Session
Chicago, IL
Photographs of Hair Stylist and Make-up Artist Lynzie Wellin taken on-location at the Colour Room for marketing, website and online profile purposes.
Hair and Make-up by Lynzie Wellin
@LSHairstylist
https://www.facebook.com/lynzie.m.smith
© Angela B. Garbot
Mandatory credit Angela B. Garbot
Rights Usage: Personal Use Only
Angela Garbot Photography
http://www.AngelaGarbot.com
http://www.facebook.com/agarbot
Twitter: @PhotosByGarbot
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/AngelaGarbotPhotography
773.383.8858 | angie@angelagarbot.com

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