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 …

Ella Turn’s Two! | Jacky T Photography

When your best friend’s daughter turns 2 and needs a photo shoot this is what happens.  We created a little old time washing scene with apron, antique iron and ironing board and of course Ella’s favorite dress though out her two years.  We had a lot of fun doing this shoot at the Baker house …

Newborn Faith | Jacky T Photography

It was a cloudy and rainy day when I went to Faith’s house for her newborn photo shoot but there was nothing gloomy about her home.  He has FOUR older brothers to love and protect her.  She is a special little girl.  Sure to be mommy’s best friend, Daddy’s little princess, and her brother’s new …

Newborn Sawyer | Jacky T Photography

A few weeks ago I met Sawyer. His Mommy’s Aunt gifted him this session and he rocked it.  We had such an amazing session, he only woke up once to eat and slept soundly through all my favorite poses. We took more pictures but here are some, so you can see what I mean.  He …

Newborn Aubrey | Jacky T Photography

Aubrey was such a sweet little girl.  She was really special because she is the first newborn I’ve seen born with long blond hair!  Most blond babies have peach fuzz or short hair but not Miss Aubrey.  Mama told me that her room was in purple and she requested the purple and white backdrop.  Here …

Cole’s 8 Month Session | Jacky T Photography

Little Cole was one of the very first newborns that I ever photographed and last month I was able to also do his 8 month session.  It was supposed to be a 6 month session but we got thrown with snow storms, illness, a swollen eye, and dad’s work schedule, so it took us 2 …

Newborn Jackson | Chicago Newborn Photographer

I had a wonderful time photographing this family of four and their second boy, however I was surprised to hear that baby Jackson was born when he was, because he was 4 weeks early! I wasn’t expecting him until April. But we roll will the punches and I was able to squeeze him in last …

1 Month Old Portraits and Lifestyle Photography | Chicago, IL

People often ask me why I only do newborn photos on babies ages 3-10 days old and my answer is always the same, because that is the only time that we can get those really sweet sleeping, squishy, curled up, propped up poses.  However that is not to say that you can not get photos …