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1. Is photography your full – time occupation?

Yes, this is my full –time job.  I shoot weddings and photo sessions all year round.

2. Who will photograph my wedding?

I, Agnes Malorny in person will photograph your wedding or your photo session as a principal photographer with my associate photographer Margaret.
Margaret joined Agnes Malorny Photography team as an associate photographer in 2007 and has been working for Agnes Malorny Photography ever since.

3. What cameras do you use?

I use professional digital Nikon equipment.

4. What kind of wedding album do you offer?

I  offer handcrafted from the finest materialalbums

5. How long does it take for the wedding album to be made after the images have been chosen?

It takes between 6-8 weeks for me to design the layout and about 4-6 weeks for the bookbinder to print the album. However, this is subject to change, depending on my schedule at the time that you place an order - It may take less or more time.

6. If we request all the photos to be printed; How long does it take for the proofs to be ready for pick up?

No longer then 4-6 weeks or get ready to receive them much sooner. I’ll contact you after they are done and we can arrange a time to meet.

7. Will the wedding proofs be printed in Matte or Gloss?

All proofs are printed on professional matted paper in 4x6 sizes.

8. Are the hi-resolution digital files ours to keep?

Yes,  all hi-resolution digital files are released as a part of every wedding photography package no later then 4-6 weeks after the wedding, once the editing process is over. 

. Do you offer any online wedding albums?

Yes, I am pleased to offer online album and ordering wedding and engagement pictures for my clients and their guests.  It was designed to accommodate especially clients with family living far away. See HERE
Online album is available with every package at no additional cost.

10. Who develops your film and pictures?

I use several high-quality professional labs where I develop all my photographs.

11.  Do you photograph “formals” or group shots? Do you want us to provide a list of “must have” photographs?

Yes, I do provide a 20 minutes or more if time permits (upon request) photography for family and friends to be photographed with the couple.  This usually takes place at the ceremony site, immediately following the ceremony.

12. Are you accepting booking over the phone?

Yes, but ONLY, if the Client have met with me in a past and knows my work and me in person. An agreement will be provided over the email. 
For all new couples interested to meet with me in person, please schedule a meeting with me to look at my printed portfolios and talk to me in person about your photography needs. For inquiries, please fill out the contact form on my web site or email me directly at 
If you prefer to speak with me personally, feel free to call me at (708) 268-1114.

13. What happens if you get sick before our wedding day? Is there a backup photographer? Do we have an option to get our money back?

In the unlikely event that I am injured or becomes too ill to photograph the event I may, substitute another competent professional photographer or if replacement is not found, all money paid will be returned to the client. The client will be informed of any illness or emergency and resulting changes before the wedding.

14. Is there a deposit required?

Yes, Deposit of $1200.00 with all the Packages is required upon signing an agreement with me. Upon signature, I will reserve the time and date agreed upon, and will not make other reservations for that time and date.  For this reason, all deposits are non-refundable, even if the date is changed or wedding cancelled for any reason.
Once again, the deposit guarantees that I will hold the date exclusively for you and
once you have signed the agreement, I do turn down all other commissions for
that date.

15. Where are you located, do you have a studio, and where do you usually meet ?

I am located in Downers Grove , IL.  I work from home (dedicated studio) and
I have client meetings here.  Due to a lot of portfolios and heavy wedding albums I only meet at my place. 

16. Do you charge for travel, hotel or car rental?

The travel fee for each event will be quoted on an individual basis.
There is no travel fee if the roundtrip travel from the location ( Downers Grove , IL )  
to the photography site is less than 80 miles.

17. How far in advance are you booked?

I only accept a limited number of weddings and photo sessions each year to ensure the high quality of photography. Certain times of the year book out a year or two in advance. Also, particular dates are more popular than others.
Please call for availability.

18. Will you hold our date?

No, I don't hold the date without a deposit and a signed agreement. I accept bookings on a first come/first served basis.

19. Do you offer an engagement session?

Yes, and it is free with al my packages if booked with me for wedding.  Your engagement session is perfect opportunity to work with me before the wedding and to get to know each other.

20. Do you offer a "Trash the Dress" photo session?

Yes, you can add "Trash the Dress" photo session to your wedding package or purchase it at anytime after the wedding.

Please note:
"Trash the Dress" photo session can be requested 
instead of an engagement photo session.


Here are some of the locations where I have photographed;

Adler Planetarium - Chicago , IL

Allegro Hotel - Chicago, Il

Allerton Hotel – Chicago , IL

Architectural Artifacts – Chicago , IL

Arrowhead Golf Club – Wheaton , IL

Aviana Banquets – Palos Hills , IL

Blackstone Hotel - Chicago, IL

Chateau Bu-Sche' – Alsip , IL

Cantigny Park - Wheaton, IL
Cog Hill Golf Club - Lemont, IL

Chateau Del Mar – Hickory Hills , IL

Cuneo Mansion - Vernon Hills , IL

Danada House - Wheaton, IL

Darien Carriage Greens Country Club – Darien , IL

DiNolfo's Banquets – Orland Park and Mokena , IL

Doubletree Hotel - O’Hare/Rosemont, IL, Oak Forest , IL

Evanston Women’s Club – Evanston , IL

Fulton's on the River - Chicago, IL

Garfield Park Conservatory – Chicago , IL  

Grand Piazza - Chicago, IL
Germania Place - Chicago, IL

Georgio’s Banquet Hall – Orland Park , IL

Glen Oak Country Club – Glen Ellyn , IL

Hotel Baker – St. Charles , IL

Hotel Sax - Chicago, IL

Hotel Monaco – Chicago , IL

Hotel Orrington – Evanston , IL

Kitchen Chicago - Chicago, IL
InterContinental O'Hare
InterContinental on Michigan Ave - Chicago, IL
Eagle Ridge Inn - Galena, IL

Idlewild Country Club – Flossmoor , IL

Lehman Manor House – Lake Villa , IL

Narnia Estate - Lemont, IL
Newberry Library - Chicago, IL

Maggiano’s Little Italy – Schaumburg , IL and Chicago, IL

Marquette Park Pavilion – Gary , IN

Medinah Country Club – Medinah , IL

MCA - Museum of Contemporary Art -  Chicago, IL
Morton Arboretum - Lisle, IL

Metropolis Ballroom - Arlington Heights , IL

Mill Creek Golf Club – Geneva , IL

Monasteros – Chicago , IL

Oak Park Country Club – River Grove , IL

Odyssey Country Club – Tinley Park , IL

Prairie Production - Chicago, IL
Palomar Hotel - Chicago, IL

Palos Country Club - Orland Park , IL

Patrick Haley Mansion – Joliet , IL

Prairie Landing Golf Club - West Chicago, IL

Pazzo's at 311 S. Wacker – Chicago , IL

Peninsula Hotel - Chicago , IL

Redfield Estate at The Grove – Glenview , IL

Round Hill Hotel and Villas - Montego Bay, Jamaica

Royalty West Castle – Willow Springs , IL

Salvatore's Restaurant – Lincoln Park , Chicago , IL

Silver Lake Country Club – Orland Park , Il

Sofitel Hotel - Rosemont , IL . Chicago , IL

Tavern Club – N. Michigan Ave , Chicago , IL

Valley Lo Club - Glenview, IL

Tir Na Nog – Lake Villa , IL

Venutti’s – Addison , IL

Women's Club of Wilmette
Westin Chicago North Shore - Wheeling, IL

White Pines Golf Club & Banquets – Bensenville , IL

Wydham Drake – Oak Brook , IL

Wynstone Golf Club – North Barrington , IL

Barrington United Methodist Church – Barrington , IL

Calvary Church – Orland Park , IL

Crete United Methodist Church – Crete , IL

Elmhurst Art Museum – Elmhurst , IL

Evangelical Free Church – Naperville , IL

Grace Church of DuPage – Warrenville , IL

Holy Family Church – Chicago , IL

Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral – Chicago , IL

Holy Trinity Polish Church – Chicago , IL

Immanuel Lutheran Church – Steger , IL

Incarnation Church , - Palos Heights , IL

Infant Jesus of Prague – Flossmoor IL

North School Park – Arlington Heights , IL

Old St. Patrick’s Church – Chicago , IL

Our Lady of Loretto Church – Hometown, IL

Our Lady of Woods – Orland Park , IL

Palos Christian Reformed Church – Palos Heights , IL

Rockefeller Memorial Chapel - University of Chicago

Sacred Heart Church – Palos Hills , IL

Saint Gregory the Great Church – Chicago , IL

St. Andrew’s Church – Chicago , IL

St. Anthanasius – Evanston , IL

St. Cajetan Church – Chicago , IL

St. Charles Borromeo Parish – Hampshire, IL

St. Edmund Church – Oak Park , IL

St. Elizabeth Seton – Orland Hills , IL

St. George Greek Orthodox Church – Schererville , IN

St. Joseph ’s Catholic Church – Libertyville , IL

St. Luke – River Forest , IL

St. Mary of Angels – Chicago , IL

St. Pascal Church – Chicago IL

St. Paul of the Cross – Park Ridge , IL

St. Stephen Church – Tinley Park , IL

St. Thomas – Naperville , IL

Unity Temple – Oak Park , IL

Wayside Chapel – Palos Park , Il

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