Chicago Portrait Photographer

Offering bold, authentic portraits and an award-winning client experience.

I'm a Chicago Portrait Photographer dedicated to Capturing your story Beautifully, providing an Outstanding client experience, and Designing For YOU Stunning Albums And Wall Art.  

Serving Chicagoland From Oak Park, IL and the San Francisco Bay Area from Livermore, CA.


Meet the Artist

artist, mother, scientist, gardener

Dedicated to Preserving your family's Memories beautifully and providing an outstanding client experience.

Senior Portraits

Senior portraits uniquely tailored to bring out your personality and interests, with an award-winning client experience.

"Kristen was the best photographer I could have ever asked for and took amazing photos of me that I love."

Granada High School


Playful, comfortable, fun,
Beautiful and timeless family portraits, bringing out the essence of your family's relationships and preserving your fleeting moments in stunning wall art, folio boxes, and albums.

"They are simply the best family photos we've ever had done."

- Amy

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River Forest, IL Family Portraits

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Family Portraits in Chicago

Gorgeous Chicago family photos with the sunflowers!

Oak Park, IL Senior Portraits

A gorgeous senior photoshoot with loads of fall color!

Serving Chicagoland and the San Francisco East Bay Area since 2019

How do I pull it off? I'm a luxury portrait photographer serving Chicago, IL and based out of Oak Park, IL during the school year, and I'm a San Francisco Bay Area photographer based out of Livermore, CA during academic breaks. Join the mailing list to be the first to know my travel schedule!

Ready to make something



I take a limited number of clients each season so you can be assured of a high standard of attention and care.


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