Entries Tagged as 'Natural Light'

Monday, March 5th, 2012

animated baby | chicago children’s photographer

This animated photo is a fun way to show off this little guy’s adorable personality and sweet charm.  He loved it when his mama and I sang to him during his baby plan session.  Despite my lack of a pretty singing voice, it seems most kids will thankfully humor me and dance along to my […]

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

jookie is play | urban photo session | chicago family photographer

Our 2011 campaign “Five months of 5 ” marches on.  June represents the theme of PLAY, and we are planning to play a lot this summer.  Coming up Saturday, June 11 is the jookie Pignic, sponsored by our friends at Piggy Toes.  In addition to our piggie open house, we want to offer a special […]

Friday, January 14th, 2011

and baby makes four | Chicago children’s photographer

You may remember this little guy from a couple years ago. Let me introduce you to his little brother, born the SAME date, two years later. I’ve mentioned before how amazing it is as a photographer to watch families and kids grow over the years. It remains to be true. It has been especially fun […]

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

My newest loves | Chicago children’s photographer

These two new little girls are especially special to me.  One of them I drove through a storm at night to meet the first time and the other I flew all the way to San Diego for.  First is Sadie, my newest and fourth niece, my only sister’s first baby.  Then about two months later […]

Thursday, October 21st, 2010

recent sessions posted on facebook | chicago children’s portrait studio

Here’s a taste of some favorite images from recent sessions we just posted on facebook. Not a fan yet? Go here to like us and stay posted on the latest events and news at jookie.

Saturday, August 14th, 2010

Little Green Baby casting call Sneak Peek | chicago children’s photography

Last weekend we photographed four adorable kids for Little Green Baby’s casting call for web and print models announced a few weeks back.  The judge of the contest did a great job!  Not only were the kids all photogenic but fun and easy to work with even if they needed some warm-up time first.  They […]

Saturday, August 14th, 2010

$820 raised for All Saints Episcopal Church Food Pantry | chicago kids photography studio

We just wanted to take a moment to thank the families who participated in our Spring Kids in the Square event (presented annually by Lincoln Square Chamber of Commerce) for all their reorders of portraits captured during our “quick takes.”  We photographed in our new natural light space, and with these children’s help, we raised […]

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

Hello Summer! | chicago kids and family portrait photographer

Can it get any better than this? Warm summer day, bright blue lake, gorgeous little girls, cute white sundresses… I had the pleasure of photographing these sisters two years ago, and this time the parents wanted something with the Chicago skyline in it to take to their new home on the East coast. And then […]

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

jookie’s first Urban Session of 2010 | chicago kids & family photography

We announced in April that jookie Urban Sessions are back and soon met this adorable little guy featured here.  A fun alternative to your typical park portraits, we want to embrace the beauty of the Chicago urban landscape that surrounds us every day.  Graffitied garage doors (M is his first initial!) and grungy stairwells, train […]

Saturday, June 5th, 2010

Father’s Day contest 2010 | chicago family photography

Our Fathers’ Day contest is back.  As we did in 2009, we are putting out a call to Moms to send us photos of their wall portraits on display.  Check out last year’s participants here and get inspired to send us a photo of your own beautiful display.  We see the final pieces we create […]