"Summer is so amazing! I just cried again after looking at our photos! She captured our proposal and I could not be happier with the results! She did awesome at keeping it a surprise! The photos are truly phenomenal! And she even sent us sneak peak photos within an hour!!!"
~Brook B. - Hinsdale, IL
"Summer is so talented the pictures came out better than I was even expecting! She was a pro behind the camera and with my 3 little boys! She captured their personalities which was so important to me. She is worth every penny and will be our families photographer from now on!"
~ Jenna O - Villa Park, IL
"Super friendly and great attention to detail - highly recommend! Her photos look awesome!"
~Zach F. - Downers Grove, IL
"So helpful, optimistic, cheerful, and professional! I was very pleased!"
~Kristen D. - St. John, IN
"When you hire Summer you are getting more than a just a photographer. She is the perfect blend of creative, kid whisperer (we have teen boys, 'nuff said) and dog wrangler. Summer takes the time to listen to your goals for each shoot, recommend locations and makes it fun. My favorite shoot was this past March in 20 degree weather at Hillcrest Playground. Summer recognized the importance of the park to our family and suggested doing it there. It was freezing and she got all 3 of our boys to smile and have fun. Summer can even do 8th grade graduation photos (never paying for school photos again). Highly recommend working with Summer."
~Peg C. - Downers Grove, IL
"Summer Brader Photography will not disappoint! She is truly an artist who is passionate about her craft which transpires through her photos! She recently did my maternity shoot and even included my dogs in the cutest ways! She will be my family photographer for life and I would recommend her to anyone looking for a natural looking yet beautifully polished photography session."
~Debbie S. - Schaumburg, IL
"Summer is so unbelievably talented! She take the most beautiful pictures and captures the sweetest moments. She is amazing with kids! I treasure the pictures she has taken of my girls and continue to get compliments all the time of the portraits hanging on my wall. She's the best!"
~Amy R. - Lemont, IL
"Summer does an absolutely fabulous job. She's extremely patient with kids of all ages and also with my two not so co-operative pups..lol. My family has used Summer on many occasions and each and every time I'm beyond thrilled and impressed by her talent to capture candid in the moment pictures each and every time. Her talent is unparalleled. I'd recommend her to anyone and everyone who is looking for beautiful pictures that you'll be thrilled with for a lifetime."
~Sue T. - Downers Grove, IL
"My biggest fear was that I didn't have any friends who had used Summer, so all I had to go on was her website. Upon meeting, Summer, I knew that if the pictures were half as good as she was creative and nice, we would be fine. And the pictures came out amazing.The best part of the session was the suggestion to go to the high school. I hadn't really thought about it and it really captures the memory a senior picture should.I would tell any friend, Summer was creative, professional and truly creative, A big thumbs up!"
~Kimberly D. - Downers Grove, IL
"No fear involved! We were so excited to get started and was looking forward to our new relationship with this photographer! Never a disappointment! We have used Summer now 6 times and we couldn't be happier - I love her personality and she works great with all people, I know this to be true because my best friend and family now use her. Worth every penny! Thank you summer for our life long memories!
~Heidi H. - La Grange Park, IL
"Our family photo session could not have gone more smoothly. On top of being incredibly talented, Summer is great with kids - she was patient and able to get both our boys to smile and laugh and act like their goofy selves. There were no family meltdowns (again, attributed to Summer's patience) which is a huge win.The pictures make my heart smile and beam with pride. Although the entire shoot took less than 20 minutes, there was a huge variety of images. Summer did a great job editing our pictures - the images looked like us, only better! My husband and I are so glad to have these moments of our family captured forever."
~Amy I. - Downers Grove, IL