Tag Archives: Chicago Family Photography

Annie ~ Intimate At-Home Newborn Session

We had the best time photographing sweet baby Annie and her family during their intimate at-home newborn session. I love the moments in between the posed smiles… the moments that truly show the parents navigating the world as a growing family. There were so many of those special moments during Annie’s newborn session. It was...

Liam Isaac ~ Chicago At-Home Newborn Photos ~ Chicago Film Photographer

baby in swaddle on bed during Chicago at-home newborn session

I adore this precious family and was so honored to take Liam’s Chicago at-home newborn photos. Little Liam was so sweet and sleepy during our session! I was especially excited about how dreamy these Ilford Delta 3200 black and white film photos turned out! They’re some of my absolute favorites. Take a look at these...

Jai ~ First Birthday Photoshoot ~ Chicago Family Photographer

the dad and baby played during the at-home family photoshoot

My favorite spot for family photos with children is at your house! Home photoshoots are my favorite because the kids will be comfortable, and we won’t have to deal with weather changes or distractions outside. The best part of at-home family sessions? Capturing you doing all the sweet little things you do every day, like...

Family Time Away on Film

We escaped to a couple of Airbnb’s in Michigan in April before life started to get busy again and it was so good for our souls. We’ve been quarantining safely at home during the pandemic, and thought we could use a little more space to roam and fresh air to breathe – so we decided...

Schoen Family ~ Chicago Family Travel Photography

I seriously love nothing more than when our out of town clients schedule trips to Chicago and insist on fitting in a session while they’re here! I haven’t seen Claire & Adam since way back when I shot their engagement session and life has been a whirlwind of triumphs and challenges since then. These two...

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Christy & James are Chicago based but happily travel anywhere in the world that beautiful love stories take them!