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

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 … More Baby June joins her beautiful family, Beverly 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

Noor and Ayad- fraternal twins newborn session Roselle IL

This summer I got to photograph my first ever twin session! a fraternal pair. Brother and sister were so completely adorable! I won’t lie, I am dying with curiosity to know what they look like now even several months post session. Even with the added extra baby, this session was so calm and lovely. They … More Noor and Ayad- fraternal twins newborn session Roselle IL

Baby Solomon’s arrival, the Santiago family outdoor session in Sauk Village IL

I cannot believe how lucky we got with this incredible warm day. It was such a joy to see big sister Selah again, she is this little rain of sunshine, who just smiles and is so cooperative the whole time. It’s one of my favorite parts about working with kids, their curiousity. We got to … More Baby Solomon’s arrival, the Santiago family outdoor session in Sauk Village IL

Welcome baby Reese | Chicago IL newborn photographer

I am happy to say that I both a baby person and a dog person. & sessions with both are some of my favorites. I have to say that Big brother pup Norbert (so in love with his name) and adorable baby Reese did not dissapoint. Newborn sessions can be so comical because of their … More Welcome baby Reese | Chicago IL newborn photographer

From homebirth to a full home, Edgewater Chicago IL newborn and family photographer

One of my favorite things about this job is the storytelling. With some families I have the joy and honor to capture full stories. I meet them right when they find out their life will change in the near future and I get a chance to see them at the different points in the road … More From homebirth to a full home, Edgewater Chicago IL newborn and family photographer

Villagomez Family, Schaumburg family and newborn photography

With tiny little Valentina the Villagomez family expanded their hearts to become a family of four. She has been the tiniest baby I have photographed. My favorite part about newborns is their super curly qualities and the tiny little fists they can’t help but form. The way they wrap their tiny hands around their loved … More Villagomez Family, Schaumburg family and newborn photography

Off beat sunset newborn session | Oak Park family photography

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 … More Off beat sunset newborn session | Oak Park family photography

Ajani, Hyde Park newborn session | Adri De La Cruz Photographer

Strong like thunder he came. While I wasn’t able to be present during his birth, I heard all about her birth plan for him. His mom had all the confidence it took to educate herself and have the birth she always wanted. At home surrounded by light and love. She is definitely full of tenacity. … More Ajani, Hyde Park newborn session | Adri De La Cruz Photographer