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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 loved meeting up with this sweet family for some Scoville Park family photos early one summer morning! I first met S and the boys about a year ago when we’d just moved to Oak Park and I was touched by how welcoming and friendly she was, especially at a time when we needed friendship […]

Two moms and their sons smiling for family photos at Scoville Park, Oak Park, IL

September 1, 2020

Scoville Park Family Photos | Oak Park, IL

Family, Illinois, 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

What a delight it was to take these River Forest, IL family photos! The two eldest kids are off to college this month so I’m glad we could fit in some quick shots before they set off on their academic adventures this fall! Since moving to the Midwest we’ve gotten our share of texts saying […]

August 18, 2020

River Forest, IL Family Photos | Kristen Hazelton Photography

Family, Illinois, 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

I’m so excited to share with you a beautiful Melrose Park senior session! Angelique and I met at the Melrose Park Civic Center (with permission from the Village in This Time of COVID) to capture some gorgeous images of her to celebrate her high school graduation. She paid attention to detail, incorporating not just her […]

June 23, 2020

Chicago Senior Photographer | Fenwick High School

Illinois, Seniors, Summer

I love this family! They are loving and lovely people, and I’m so glad they thought of me when they needed their family portraits updated…when they said suggested vineyard family photos in their backyard I was so excited! Thanks for getting dolled up for a beautiful sunset portrait session amongst the grape vines in Livermore, […]

Family photoshoot at golden hour in vineyards in Livermore, CA

July 11, 2019

Vineyard Family Photos | Kristen Hazelton Photography

California, Family, Summer