4 Day New Haley | Chicago Newborn Photographer

I had such a wonderful time meeting sweet new little Hayley.  She had beautiful skin and was full of smiles.  She wins the award for the absolutely smiliest newborn I have ever photographed. She would flash these HUGE open mouthed grins with even an almost chuckle.  Mommy and daddy better watch out because I think …

An Extended Family Session | Chicago Family Photographer

It was a hot and HUMID day for this August session, but it was still a lot of fun.  These boys gifted there mother with this wonderful Extended Family Session with her three sons and two grandsons, and her husband and daughter in-laws but whose counting.  We went to a location suggested by the family …

Autism Giveaway Winner, The Crapia Family | Jacky T Photography

April is Autism Awareness Month and in honor of my son, Connor, I ran a giveaway to any family with a child with autism.  The winner was the Crapia Family and they won a free family session in honor of their son Ian.  We set up the session for August 1st and met at the …

Chicago Maternity Photographer | Sarah & Jeff | LeRoy Oaks, St. Charles

This has to be one of my favorite maternity sessions to date.  Sarah was simply stunning.  She glowed in every picture and we had such a blast.  It was a hazy muggy day but she was such a trooper climbing into wildflowers, wadding through a creek, and following me through all my ADD moments.  But …

Three Month Old Olivia | Chicago Child Photographer

I love when I get to see clients again after their newborn sessions, because they change so much from that first session and I love seeing and documenting it.  Little Olivia was just precious in her newborn session last April, so I wasn’t surprised when she was even cuter during her 3 month session in …

Too Cute Family of 3 | Chicago Family Photographer

I had the pleasure of photographing little Miss Avery when she was a week old, and I just love when they come back to see me again! This time she let her mommy and daddy join in on the fun but it was still the Avery show and we were all just contestants.  This sweetheart …

Happy 1st Birthday Anya | Jacky T Photography

LIttle Anya came to see me a few woks ago for her first birthday.  This little gal was a mover and shaker.  She isn;t quite yet walking however she was exploring everything in my studio.  Her parents also joined in on the fun and after her studio session we added a family session at the …

Parker and his Parents | Chicago Family Photographer

This is my little nephew Parker, he is a little over one and full of LOTS of energy.  He’s like the energizer bunny, he just keeps going and going.  So when my sister asked me to take family pictures for her, we had to think about where could Parker run.  We went to the lake …

1st Birthday and Family Pictures Too!! | Chicago Family Photographer

Little Riley came to see me for her first birthday.  We had a great time taking pictures in the studio, then having a cake smash, and finally going outside for family pictures.  It was a busy busy evening but Miss Riley was a natural.  She had lots of fun and almost no crabbiness, which is …

Mr. Reese is 1! | Chicago Children’s Photographer

Brave little Reese had a serious surgery on his head which left him with a scar from ear to ear.  He is doing so well now that his parent’s wanted to celebrate this miracle child turning 1.  We also squeezed in some sibling pictures with his brothers too.  When planning for the shoot, mom and …