Moms Need-to-Be-in-The-Pictures

Lifestyle Family


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Be silly. Be fun.

Be different. Be authentic.

Be YOU, because life is too short to be anything else.

As a lifestyle family photographer, I understand that capturing the beauty and authenticity of childhood requires a special approach.

That's why I recommend lifestyle sessions, which are perfect for immortalizing those precious moments.

In my experience, the most successful shoots are the ones that allow the children to lead.

Childhood is a spirited time filled with wonder and excitement, and by stepping back and capturing those honest moments, we can create stunning images that you'll treasure for years to come.

As a lifestyle family photographer, I'm committed to providing you with a memorable, enjoyable experience that results in beautiful, authentic photos of your family.

children and family portfolio

children & family


The complete session

This session is a 90-minute photo shoot that takes place at a location to be determined after the client books the session.

Travel is available but with additional fees outside of the 60516 area code.

The COMPLETE package includes an extensive style guide, 60 high-resolution edited images with a print release delivered via an online gallery.

Additional images and products can be purchased through a personal online gallery store after the session.

This session is perfect for individuals or families who are looking for more time and a documentary-style approach to their photo shoot.

The focus is on capturing candid moments, movement, and natural interaction with minimal photographer direction in immediate family sessions.


The Essential Session

Up to 60 Minute lifestyle session

Location to be determined with Client after session is retained

Travel available, fee applicable

Extensive style guide

Your choice of 30 fully edited images from a gallery of 35-45 images

Additional images and products available for purchase after session in personal online gallery store


The mini Session

Up to 30 minute portrait session

Predetermined location options to be discussed with client after session is retained

Extensive style guide

Your choice of 10 fully edited images from a gallery of 15-25 images

Additional images and products available for purchase after session in personal online gallery store

**Immediate family members only up to 5 people, no exceptions**


The senior Sessions

Choose between:

Mini Session no outfit changes and one location

Essential Session with one outfit change and one location

Complete Session with two outfit changes and 2 locations

What to wear outfit and location guidance before session

30, 60 or 90 minute session for your high school senior

10, 30 or 60 images edited images with print release via digital download

Please inquire for extended family sessions

Family sessions start at $495


Your kids will remember the adventures you went on and the memories you gave,

not the stuff you bought them.

Kids outgrow stuff

they never outgrow adventures and memories

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