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Family Shoot at Gillson Park with Jane and Daughter

Family Shoot at Gillson Park with Jane and Daughter

I met Jane and her daughter to photograph at the beautiful Gillson Park located in Wilmette, IL. Gillson Park is a beautiful lakefront property, ideal for picnics, bicycling, volleyball, soccer, tennis, and many other spring and summer outdoor activities. But for my case, it’s also a fantastic place to photograph family portraits. What I love…

Skateboard Park Photo Shoot

Skateboard Park Photo Shoot

Jocelyn contacted me for her second family photo shoot. She was looking for something different – something that produced the gritty feel of Chicago. We settled on the  Logan Blvd Skate Park as our family photo shoot location. The skate park was definitely gritty, yet it gave us an awesome canvass for our creativity. For…

Chicago Engagement Photography with Tayler

Chicago Engagement Photography with Tayler

I had the opportunity to meet with Tayler and his beautiful bride-to-be for an engagement photo shoot. We met at the Chicago Theater in downtown Chicago and we decided to move down to the Chicago River to catch some photos celebrating their engagement. It was still dusk and with the light changing with the sunset,…

Erica’s Anniversary Mini Photo Shoot

Erica’s Anniversary Mini Photo Shoot

Erica purchased my Chicago River Walk Mini Photo Shoot from my Eventbrite events page. We met at the Chicago River between the State St and Wabash Ave bridges on a beautiful Saturday evening. We reviewed what Erica was looking for – landscape and portrait photos for their anniversary announcements, and then off we went. In…

Mollie and Family at Milton Lee Olive Park

Mollie and Family at Milton Lee Olive Park

Mollie won a free photo shoot with me (Little Monsters Photography) at a school fundraiser. We coordinated a shoot at the lovely Milton Lee Olive Park right in the heart of downtown Chicago. Milton Park is on a strand that juts out from downtown adjacent to Navy Pier. And if you stand in the right…

Anurag and Family at Lincoln Park South Pond

Anurag and Family at Lincoln Park South Pond

One of my favorite places to host mini photo shoots is at Lincoln Park’s South Pond. It’s a great location with diverse photographic backgrounds. Studio Gang’s Curvaceous Wood Pavilion at Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo looks like a turtle spaceship, and that’s OK with me! In other parts of the south pond, our family mini photo…

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