Kenny Kim has always been fascinated by the visual arts, especially the connection between art and photography. Combined with his love of travel and culture, he has become one of the most respected and sought after destination wedding photographers of his industry.
Since 2006, Kenny Kim Photography has quickly grown into a nationally recognized studio and Kenny’s work, which spans the globe in over 200 weddings and destination events, has been featured in the most respected photography periodicals such as: Destination Weddings & Honeymoon, The Knot, Chicago Social Bride, Shutterbug, The RangeFinder Magazine and various online publications including Grace Ormonde Wedding Style, Junebug Weddings, Style Me Pretty & more.
Kenny has made TV appearances sharing his expertise about photography on: ABC’s Windy City Live, WCIU’s You & Me Talk Show, Chicago CBS Morning News, and even photographed an event inside The White House. He is also an approved speaker for Kodak Alaris.
Yul Kwon (Winner of CBS Reality Show - Survivor, 2006)
Grace Park (CBS Hawaii 5-0, Battlestar Galactica)
Daniel Dae Kim (CBS Hawaii 5-0, LOST)
Ashley Hooks (Miss Illinois 2013)
Ryan Chiaverini (ABC Chicago’s Windy City Live Host)
Kerry Wood (Retired MLB Chicago Cubs Baseball Player)
Kevin Anderson (ATP Pro Tennis Athlete - ranked as high as #10 in the world recently)
Amer Delic (Retired ATP Tennis Athlete)
ESPN Chicago Radio announcers Carmen Defalco and Marc Silverman
Kurt Kittner (NFL / NCAA Football Quarterback)
Numerous other University of Illinois collegiate athletes including: Roger Powell Jr., Brian Randle, Cory Bradford and more
Kenny is the author of two books: Wedding Photographer’s Planner & Digital Wedding Photography Photo Workshop – both of which are comprehensive must-reads for any photographer looking to successfully execute a memorable wedding day shoot (Published by Wiley Press and available online & in all bookstores.)
HIS CLIENTS INCLUDE:
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Top 20 A-List Photographer by Destination Weddings & Honeymoons Magazine
Best 100 Wedding Photographers in the U.S. / Canada by SLR Lounge
Numerous appearances on TV including: Windy City Live (ABC), U & Me This Morning Show (WCIU) & CBS Morning News Show
2011 Destination Weddings & Honeymoons A-List of destination-wedding photographer
2011-16 Approved Sponsored Speaker by Kodak Alaris
Author of two books: The Wedding Photographers Planner & Wedding Photography http://www.kennykim.com/books/
Accolades of Excellence from 2010 WPPI International Print Competition http://bitly.com/954fcd
Voted 2010 - 2014 Best of Weddings: Photographer in Illinois by The Knot brides
2009-11 Grace Ormonde Platinum List 5 Star Vendor
• Destination Weddings & Honeymoon Magazines
• The Knot Magazine
• Chicago Social Bride
• ShutterBug Magazine
• The RangeFinder Publication
• KoreAm Journal Magazine + more
"One of the best decisions for my wedding (besides saying yes to my fiancee) was choosing Kenny Kim to do our photography"
"Shooting with Kenny was a breeze, smooth, spontaneous and natural. And the shots turned out amazing.”
"I could not imagine using anyone but Kenny Kim to capture the magic of our engagement and wedding.”
"Our pictures turned out more amazing than we ever thought possible! They are so beautiful! Every time we look at them it takes us
back to all of our special little moments we shared in Paris."
"He put everyone at ease and people constantly comment about the high level of quality he brings to his photography.”
"Kenny is a true professional and delivered terrific results for both our engagement and wedding photos. We couldn't be happier.”
"Kenny really loves what he does and it shows though in the quality of his work. I would not hesitate in recommending him to anyone.”
"Kenny Kim captured so many cherished moments, that because of him I can view them over and over again!”
"Kenny sets the definition for going above and beyond.”
"Every time I look at our photos and the emotion he captured, I get tears in my eyes and remember how much I love my husband."
"We will definitely recommend Kenny Kim for his professionalism, dedication and passion to his works."
"His spontaneity and artistic view captured the moments perfectly.”
WHAT PAST CLIENTS ARE SAYING:
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INVESTMENT AND CONTACT
Kenny is available worldwide to capture the essence of your wedding day or other special occasions. Based in Chicago, IL - he frequently travels to various destination locations to spend the weekend with his clients.
Each of the collections are carefully designed to enhance the couple's wedding day experience. Select products are chosen to best preserve your memories.
His commissioning rate begins at $4995 and tiers up accordingly.
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