McCall family, a beautiful summer session in Chicago

McCall family, a beautiful summer session in Chicago

Every winter as I look out into the dreary environment Chicago ultimately turns into I think of sessions like this. Sessions full of beautiful blue skies and bright sunny warmth on skins . Sessions where the connection to each other is so real. I am in love with this amazing south shore Chicago session. While [...]

Little Lucy is ONE Itasca IL family photographer

Little Lucy is ONE Itasca IL family photographer

Brace yourselves, it's a cute one. Oh my my! these kiddos are completely adorable! they genuinely look like twins but birthed 3 years apart! I mean this whole family is absolutely adorable. Not to mention just the sweetest humans. I have essentially photographed all of their big milestones and I am so so lucky to [...]

OLIVER’S NEWBORN SESSION AT HOME IN CHICAGO ILLINOIS

OLIVER’S NEWBORN SESSION AT HOME IN CHICAGO ILLINOIS

This session was a complete delight, little Oliver joined his family earlier this year. I photographed his moms and dad's maternity session in Humbolt Park last year. Those maternity images and this newborn session are now huge new favorites of mine! They were an absolute joy to work with! they truly make my job feel [...]

Kolhoft at home family session, Addison IL

Kolhoft at home family session, Addison IL

This lovely little family invited me into their space earlier this year. Two year olds and babies together are a challenge as always. It always amazes me how big toddlers are but how much they are still a baby in many ways. So many changes and the expansion of love and exhaustion. I can tell [...]

Charlie and her mama, Oak Brook IL family photographer

Charlie and her mama, Oak Brook IL family photographer

When Char was 3mos I started babysitting her, My little one was about to be 3yrs old and so I had these two little ladies at home all day. Today these two are inseparable. Z takes care of her little cousin fiercely and Char adores her older cousin to pieces. & of course Char and [...]

Baby June joins her beautiful family, Beverly Chicago IL

Baby June joins her beautiful family, Beverly Chicago IL

During what it seems the hottest day of the year I met this beautiful family for some maternity images. The kids were not completely down for the idea, I mean can you imagine being woken up from your cozy nap into a hot inferno of sticky summer weather for photos? Yeah I mean I don't [...]

Colette’s newborn session in Lincoln Park, Chicago IL

Colette’s newborn session in Lincoln Park, Chicago IL

Gloomy days and difficult light will always exist especially when you shoot indoors with natural light. This wintery newborn session was not an exception to those things. But we worked around the difficulties and achieved a beautiful session if I do say so myself. Sometimes all you need is a little window and a ton [...]

Abu-Shaheen family, a lovely fall day in Hyde Park IL

Abu-Shaheen family, a lovely fall day in Hyde Park IL

Lana and her beautiful family joined me at one of my newer favorite locations. I keep saying I have to bring my kids over to explore but I keep forgetting. I'm going to pin that to the top of my mind. I've visited this location in the summer and fall, I certainly need winter and [...]

Sarosy Family session, Morning in Lincoln Park Chicago IL

Sarosy Family session, Morning in Lincoln Park Chicago IL

Sometimes you get extremely lucky and you get to see your clients twice in one year, I had the pleasure to photograph this beautiful little baby's newborn session. To see how much my little clients grow is so cool. So much changes in a years time. We were all so glad for the lovely warm [...]

Crazy weather session with the Lopez family, Maywood IL

Crazy weather session with the Lopez family, Maywood IL

Well in true Chicago and surrounding suburbs fashion we experienced every single weather stop in one day, the snow and sun and everything in between. I couldn't think of a better family to experience all of that with than with the Lopez family. If you want to be inspired for change and all of the [...]