Owner/Photographer
Bill Buchelt


Bill Buchelt began his photography studio over 20 years ago. During that time, he has photographed over 800 weddings in addition to creating images for corporations, advertising agencies, national magazines, and news organizations.

Bill’s unique shooting style incorporates modern posing techniques with a natural talent to capture the spontaneity of a moment. His work has been recognized by numerous organizations, gaining him both a national and an international clientele.

His portfolio of subjects includes: Michael Jordan, Mike Ditka, Carole Channing, Julie Andrews, Donny Osmond, and George Bush.

Our Studio


élan Photography is small studio that has been taking great pride in their work since 1988. élan has photographed over a thousand weddings, corporate imagery for hundreds of companies, and  thousands of other special faces. As a professional portrait studio élan provides images to cherish for a lifetime.

If you have any questions, or are ready to book your session please call: (630) 960-1400 Or email us at: wgb@elanphotography.com.

We offer no obligation appointments during our normal business operating hours M-Th 9am-5pm. We also offer evening hours. The studio is by appointment only. Please be sure to call to schedule your appointment. (630) 960-1400.

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