It’s always the deepest humbling feeling getting referrals from past clients and their families…that is how Haajar heard about us. I actually photographed her fiancé, Nader, sister’s engagement party several years prior! Haajar warned me that she and Nader were shy and awkward when taking photos, but I couldn’t believe it during the portrait session. […]




The urge to drink pumpkin spice latte while editing these delicious photos of Sumayya and Jonathan were strong!!! They really picked the best outfits to keep in theme with their Chicago autumn engagement portraits. Take a peek!!Maha Studios is a luxury boutique wedding and lifestyle photography and film studio. We capture all forms of love […]




It is really fun to switch up Chicago engagement locations when our couples are up for it. When Suman told us she wanted an industrial, gritty engagement session in Chicago, we thought Chicago’s west side would be a great location. We settled a few graffiti mural walls as the perfect backdrop for their graffiti inspired […]




Ashwin and Meghana took out the time from work and grad school in Washington D.C. to do their engagement photo session at the Naperville Riverwalk. It was hot, humid and bright during our noon photo session but they were troopers!! It is always such a treat to take a walk along the Naperville Riverwalk and […]



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We love doing Chicago engagement sessions at Baha’i House of Worship in Wilmette, IL. The temple itself is truly a work of art and the gardens are so peaceful to walk through. It is a great place to meditate but because of its beauty a lot of people take professional wedding and engagement photos there. […]

With over ten years of experience capturing sacred moments and an artful intuition for what it takes to get the perfect shot, time and time again, it’s our joy to create evocative, timeless photographs that are as one-of-a-kind as your story.

Maha Studios is a destination photography studio that delights in the vibrant traditions and rituals at the heart of South Asian and multicultural weddings.