Baby Gemma | Chicago + West suburbs at home newborn photographer

Oh sweet baby! This family, what can I say, but oh my goodness. I got so lucky in coming across Sarah and her little family, they make me so excited to photograph them every single time they hire me. They are full of love and all that realness. I was so honored to have captured … Continue reading Baby Gemma | Chicago + West suburbs at home newborn photographer

Mama, you deserve to see yourself | P52radness highlights| Chicago + West suburbs Lifestyle Photographer

So at the end of 2016, I was in one of the worst creative ruts of my career. I say career because I've finally owned up to the title of Artist. But, that's a topic for another day. I looked at my work from the past two years and it was full of conforming images. Stuff … Continue reading Mama, you deserve to see yourself | P52radness highlights| Chicago + West suburbs Lifestyle Photographer

Lunde Family | Chicago + West suburbs Lifestyle family photographer

Oh, the heart of this family. It's incredible to get to see these sweet boys grow in front of my camera. The love and connection that they share with one another is so beautiful to witness. I was lucky enough to witness Mr. G's entrance into this world and we celebrated his first birthday with a … Continue reading Lunde Family | Chicago + West suburbs Lifestyle family photographer

Baby W | Itasca IL – At home newborn lifestyle photographer

In the baby’s room The city lights are Milky In the curtains… Breath Gentle as rain, Sleep Quiet as snowflakes” ― John Geddes

M+M Chicago winter engagement and love story

WHEN I LOOK AT YOU I FIND IT HARD TO BELIEVE THAT THE WHOLE UNIVERSE HAD NOT CONSPIRED TO BRING YOU TO LIFE. I CANNOT THINK OF A MORE BEAUTIFUL REASON FOR IT ALL TO EXIST THAN FOR YOU ON THIS DAY.   Shooting this engagement was perfect. The love they share and the moments … Continue reading M+M Chicago winter engagement and love story

Gemma’s Birth Story| Chicago + West suburbs birth photographer

My excitement has not worn off yet. I got a text on that Friday, at around 3 ish after a whole week of uncertainty and lack of sleep. I was worried like crazy that I would sleep through it. I'm guessing that its normal for birth photographers to feel like that. This was the first … Continue reading Gemma’s Birth Story| Chicago + West suburbs birth photographer

The PNW- Chicago lifestyle and documentary photographer

So last year I dragged my family to Click away.  I've been holding onto these images for no reason at all. Other than feeling overwhelmed to blog them. So I finally narrowed down some faves and got my act together, time just flies and its already going to be a year since them. While I don't … Continue reading The PNW- Chicago lifestyle and documentary photographer