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Here is the thrilling final KHP Senior Model Representative photoshoot for my OPRF 2021 rep; gorgeous high school senior photos at North Avenue Beach!! You may have already seen her golden hour fall senior photos with a guitar, spring photos at Lilacia Park, and cap and gown mini session at Oak Park-River Forest High School! […]

July 13, 2021

North Avenue Beach Senior Photos

Illinois, Seniors, Summer

Congratulations to Solana, my #KHPSeniorModelRep from Oak Park-River Forest High School! She has a special connection to the school so it was really fun to do her OPRFHS senior photos there in a location that was especially meaningful to her! Come check out her sunny photos from her cap-and-gown session! OPRFHS Senior Photos with KHP […]

June 29, 2021

OPRFHS Senior Photos | Class of 2021

Illinois, Seniors, Spring

I loved meeting up with Grey for his Oak Park, IL cap and gown session before his graduation! Grey just finished up his last year at Oak Park-River Forest High School and is headed to sunny South Carolina to Clemson University! This Class of 2021 senior is trading orange and blue for orange and purple. […]

June 8, 2021

Oak Park, IL Cap and Gown Photoshoot

Illinois, Seniors, Spring

It’s always a treat to see my Oak Park-River Forest High School KHP Senior Rep, Solana! I took her fall senior portraits late last year and we complemented those shots with these awesome spring Lilacia Park senior photos! Lilacia Park is in Lombard, IL, about 25 minutes west of Oak Park, IL, and it is […]

June 1, 2021

Lilacia Park Senior Photos | Lombard, IL

Illinois, Seniors, Spring

I’m excited (when am I not?) to share these gorgeous winter senior photos with you! You may remember Liliana from her lovely late summer senior portraits; I was so happy for the chance to meet up with her and photograph her again because she’s just so much fun! I think this expression is called “wry […]

March 16, 2021

Winter Senior Photos | Oak Park, IL

Illinois, Seniors, Winter

I’m so excited about my new #KHP Senior Model Rep Team! I’ve been getting a lot of questions about it and wanted to just lay it all out here. Let’s start at the very beginning, though: What’s Senior Photography? Nope, it’s not portraits of people age 65+! It’s portraits taken of high school seniors, often […]

February 9, 2021

What’s a Senior Model Rep Team?

Education, Seniors

As I told this senior, even during the busy season I will MAKE time to do senior portrait photoshoots! I love being an Oak Park senior photographer – senior portraits are my favorite – I love getting to know seniors and getting to provide a tailored photography experience that showcases their interests and personalities! Representing […]

Senior portraits at Thatcher Woods in River Forest, IL

November 17, 2020

Oak Park Senior Photographer | River Forest, IL

Fall, Illinois, Seniors

Wow, what a fun senior portrait session this was! I loved capturing these Oak Park, IL senior photos! This photoshoot was a graduation present from her mom, as a “congratulations on graduating, and congratulations for heading on to nursing school!” We ultimately had to reschedule due to rain, and I am so glad we did […]

College senior sitting on a path at Cummings Square in River Forest, IL, gorgeously backlit

September 22, 2020

Oak Park, IL Senior Photos | Kristen Hazelton Photography

Illinois, Seniors, Summer

I’m not supposed to have favorite senior portrait photoshoots, but these Livermore senior photos are UP THERE, let me tell you! This fine fellow opted for my premium photoshoot with multiple locations and outfits and I loved the variety we were able to capture! Enjoy these beautiful high school senior portraits! It was an honor […]

Male high school senior portraits in between rows of grape vines

August 25, 2020

Livermore Senior Photos | Kristen Hazelton Photography

California, Seniors, Summer

Today I’m excited to share some beautiful extended family photos in River Forest, IL! River Forest is right next door to my town of Oak Park and isn’t it lovely? I love the large, beautiful trees in this town. Village? Township? I’m still learning the jargon of this part of Illinois. California doesn’t really use […]

Extended family photo shoot in a street in River Forest, IL

July 20, 2020

River Forest, IL Extended Family Photos

Extended Family, Family, Illinois, Seniors, Summer