I met Lacy at a starbucks with her little family, as they were on the hunt for a photographer. I was honored to have been able to interview with them. From the moment I met her her beautiful positive demeanor just drew me in. We went through our year checking in, I photographed her maternity […]Read more "Off beat sunset newborn session | Oak Park family photography"
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"
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"
“My mother groaned, my father wept,into the dangerous world I leapt.” ― William Blake The power of women never ceases to amaze me. This was by far the longest birth of my portfolio, and it was full of beautiful drama and a boy that surely made an entrance. She had a plan, and she fulfilled it. I […]Read more "Evangelista, colossal hospital birth of a beautiful boy | Adri De La Cruz, Chicago + west suburbs best birth 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"
Sometimes you get so lucky! So living in the middle of suburbian Chicago always leaves me uninspired to be frank. I’m constantly bugging my clients to head out to the beautiful outskirts of this State, most times this isn’t possible. Well when it comes to rad friends that encourage adventure and that want a different […]Read more "Lunde Maternity session |adventure is what we do – Adri De La Cruz Chicago and west suburbs photographer"