I’ve know the Esmaels for quite sometime. I’ve followed the on Social Media and I have loved seeing their family adventures and also just watching them become the beautiful family that they are. So when Courtney reached out for family photographs I was ecstatic. We had a blast playing and shooting in the tall fields. […]Read more "Esmael Family | field and summer session in Hanover Park IL"
Don’t you love when things come full circle. I took this sweet boy’s newborn photos and I recently got a chance to see him again and now he’s sporting some quite peculiar and most beautiful red gorgeous locks of hair. I honestly couldn’t believe it. But coming from a family that has a little bit […]Read more "Photo session with summer clouds in Itasca IL | Adri De La Cruz Chicago family photographer"
We had an amazing time in River Forest IL, the weather was perfect for a stunning golden light family sessionRead more "A little time in the sun, commercial shoot| River Forest IL, family photography, Adri De La Cruz"
It’s been a tough spring. So many feelings and a ton of movement in my head. Lately I have settled that I am way too comfortable where I am. Growth is like that shitty but lovely plant that just won’t budge unless you significant things to help it along. I’ve been stagnant for a while. […]Read more "Dandelion field at the end of spring | Adri De La Cruz Schaumburg and Chicagoland area family photographer"
I made it, I finally got to see this beautiful boy again. He was my first hospital birth, my only complaint would be those thin mattresses used for the birthing partner to sleep on, holy ouch. That’s a no from me. lol. How do they make partners nap or even sleep overnight there? I was […]Read more "3 Month session of baby Alex | Chicago + west suburbs best family photographer"
Here back again with this beautiful family. When I met K she was a mom of two and so was I. While I still am a mom of two, she has added two additional beautiful boys since then. I couldn’t tell you how different we are. Once of the things we have in common is […]Read more "Baby B |Adri De La Cruz – Chicago + West Suburbs best newborn and family photographer"
What an honor it is to continue to see families grow older and older. Sometimes it’s so hard to see time reflected back at you, but when you have been a part of someone’s journey since birth. Well that’s just beyond incredible (find gemma’s birth here) you can see how fast time really does fly, […]Read more "Gemma is one | Adri De La Cruz Chicago and west suburbs family photographer"