Phoebe’s at home newborn session Chicago family photographer

I met Phoebes mom at a photo-shoot a few years back. Katie is so incredibly sweet and just a joy to work with, so I knew with the opportunity to meet her family they would absolutely reflection of that! and of course they over delivered on the awesomeness and their kindness! From this session I … More Phoebe’s at home newborn session Chicago family photographer

Harry’s newborn session, Evanston IL

Here’s part two of this beautiful story. Little baby Harry, who probably is not so tiny anymore was a sleepy little mister. An adorable perfect little boy. One of my favorite images from this set was the pets surrounding him. Welcoming little baby Harry to the family. It’s always such a joy to work with … More Harry’s newborn session, Evanston 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 … More Kolhoft at home family session, Addison IL

Lou’s newborn session, Evanston IL

Sweet little Lou and her parents were a complete joy to work with. This session was right around the holiday rush so I just got a chance to blog these beauties. She was wide awake for the first half then quickly succumbed to a nap. Her grandma eagerly helped during this session which is always … More Lou’s newborn session, Evanston IL

Little Arden newborn session, Oak Park IL

What a little ray of sunshine this session was. I mean, when I say I love my job, I do truly mean that to the fullest extent. This session is a complete reflection of that. I was so happy that I got to know Arden’s parents during our beautiful Maternity session together. I do hope … More Little Arden newborn session, Oak Park IL

Cockroft family session in Oak Brook IL

I’m grateful for the lovely evergreens that stand tall even when they shouldn’t This beauty of a family reached out a little later than usual and I am grateful for evergreens who served as a beautiful backdrop for our session together in Oak Brook IL . The two amazing brothers were so funny! They are … More Cockroft family session in Oak Brook IL

Antell Family session in Oak Brook IL Chicago family photography

On this cold dreary day in Oak Brook IL I photographed a superbly sweet and gorgeous family. They absolutely made my job feel so effortless. I am a firm believer that the location is secondary to connection , and I think this session proves that loudly. The Fall comes and goes so quickly that I … More Antell Family session in Oak Brook IL Chicago family photography

Aguinaga’s family session, Downtown Chicago IL

The Aguinaga family personality is as big as their home state of Texas. They were in town for some difficult days, but I love that they wanted to prioritize capturing the beauty of their family. They were a joy to work with and their positivity and good vibes are so contagious. We had a fantastic … More Aguinaga’s family session, Downtown 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 … More Colette’s newborn session in Lincoln Park, Chicago IL

Christina’s maternity session, Humboldt PARK, CHICAGO IL

Off the side of the road, can you believe it. Sometimes I get a little wacky. I have come to acceptance when it comes to locations in Chicago. I cannot get beautiful uncrowded beaches most of the time. I cannot build gorgeous mountains or views that do not exist. So I always try to get … More Christina’s maternity session, Humboldt PARK, CHICAGO IL