Illinois Wedding Photographers

Lifestyle Photography in Illinois

Peoria, Elgin, Bloomington, Champaign, Chicago, Aurora, Joliet, Rockford, Naperville, Springfield

Are you searching for an Illinois lifestyle photographer? Would you like to capture your family in stunning portraits or do a creative and tasteful maternity photoshoot? When you invite one of our lifestyle photographers into your family to document your next family, couple, pregnancy, or teen/senior portraits, you will receive photographs that you will treasure for years to come.  

In northern Illinois, family photos taken in one of the premier Japanese gardens in the country will depict the peace and serenity of this beautiful site. Sparkling waterfalls, formal gardens, koi ponds and a teahouse make beautiful backdrops for the Illinois family photographer. In the heart of Chicago, which sets a lakeside view of Lake Michigan, families will find both entertainment and elegance. Chicago's, Millennium Park, offers spacious areas surrounded by the sites and sounds of the city, making for ideal family photography opportunities. In the river country of western Illinois, family photography prospects include scenic sites along the Mississippi River. The Wildlife Prairie State Park or Spoon River Valley are just a couple of the many interesting locations this river country has to offer. With the Shawnee National Forest in Southern Illinois, lifestyle photographers will enjoy the many acres of beautiful forest to use as a backdrop for photographs. If your Illinois family will be in the Central part of the state for a vacation, there are many interesting, historic sites. This part of the state features the State Capitol, Springfield, the famous Route 66, and even Amish Villages.

Meet the elite members of the Lifestyle Photographers Association of Illinois:

Map of Lifestyle Photographers Serving Illinois

5 Available Lifestyle Photographers...

Chicago lifestyle photographer Jennifer Jackson, of IL

If you are looking for a photographer that will capture the fun, messy "stuff of life" than look no further, because that is what I do. I create frame worthy imagery that moves away from the slick studio setting in...

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
Chicago Lifestyle Photographer, Laurie Peacock

I love capturing pure, unfiltered joy. I love emotion. I thrive seeing relationships and their special intricacies that make the people in them tick. I love belly-flopping, hair-raising adoration. A sudden intake of breath. I...

Member of the Family Photojournalist Association - FPJA
Cara Bettcher is an Indiana Lifestyle Photographer

I have always had a passion for stories and the value they hold in our lives which drove me to my career as a high school English and journalism teacher. I loved sharing old, new, weird, traditional, ANY type of story with...

Member of the Family Photojournalist Association - FPJA
Cedar Rapids lifestyle photographer Kim Pagel, of Iowa

My photography style has been shaped by my own children and grandchildren. I wasn't content with occasional family shoots or snapshots. I wanted to capture each persons unique personality. Now as a grandfather, I want...

Ruthie Hauge is a lifestyle photographer for Madison, Wisconsin.

Ruthie’s roots are in photojournalism and art. She received a scholarship to attend Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, where she majored in photography and minored in drawing. She interned at the Irish Times Newspaper in...

Member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association - WPJA
Member of the Family Photojournalist Association - FPJA

Lifestyle Photographers from Illinois

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