Baby Sully home session at farmhouse near Chicago IL

Baby Sully home session at farmhouse near Chicago IL

There is a big special place in my heart for this beautiful family! My beautiful friend Kayla had her 6th lovely boy and I couldn't be happier for them. They have this incredible energy about them, all of them sweet and so caring. Kayla and her husband are doing an incredible job. I love how [...]

A little outdoor summer newborn session, Chicago IL newborn photographer

A little outdoor summer newborn session, Chicago IL newborn photographer

Working with repeat customers for newborn sessions is so incredibly special, I love seeing little siblings join these incredibly families. I get to see how big older sister is changing along with celebrating parents into new challenges. Families are always evolving with time. Photographs serve as a beautiful reminder of those new days of discoveries [...]

A Memorable Encounter: Meeting my brand new niece in Fresno CA for the first time.

A Memorable Encounter: Meeting my brand new niece in Fresno CA for the first time.

I got a chance to photograph my brand new niece on my latest trip to California. My extended family and I traveled to California to meet her and it was the loveliest time. We rented a huge airbnb my aunts and mom made breakfast everyday to my siblings and I, I mean we didn't eat [...]

Melissa and David’s beautiful summer maternity session in the south shore of Chicago

Melissa and David’s beautiful summer maternity session in the south shore of Chicago

This beautiful location has garnished some love from my clients. It is the perfect romantic backdrop for the celebration of love. Every time lately that I get asked what I photograph I am finding that my answer is just love. Love is the center of it all. Love is the fuel. Love is the vehicle. [...]

Aguinaga’s family session, Downtown Chicago IL

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 [...]

Finnian joins his brothers, Aurora IL home birth photographer

Finnian  joins his brothers, Aurora IL home birth photographer

She did it! and I am so proud of her. Home birth will never cease to amaze me. Honestly. The knowledge of intuitive midwives, the power of family, the very which way strength shines. I sent these over to her and she said birth photography connects so much for her, especially in the blurry aftermath. [...]

Lunde Maternity session |adventure is what we do – Adri De La Cruz Chicago and west suburbs photographer

Lunde Maternity session |adventure is what we do – Adri De La Cruz Chicago and west suburbs 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 [...]

Baby H | Adri De La Cruz, Chicago, and West Suburbs best newborn photographer

Baby H | Adri De La Cruz, Chicago, and West Suburbs best newborn photographer

  When the email said, "we have two pugs we'd love to include in the shoot" I immediately became beyond excited. Not only am I a baby person, but I think there is nothing better than a pup and a new baby. Dog's are my jam.  This whole session was beyond beautiful, their house was [...]