Laurels
Best Maternity
Photographers
in Chicago
2017

Why These Maternity Photographers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored maternity photographers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best maternity photographers in Chicago, IL.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Agata Brannon Photography

Agata Brannon Photography is a photography studio in Long Grove, Illinois. Their premier photographer, Agata Brannon, developed a passion for photography several years ago and has spent the better part of two years practicing her craft with indoor and outdoor photo shoots. This photography studio serves Palatine, Chicago and the Northwest Chicago area including Schaumburg and Arlington Heights. Agata Brannon Photography specializes in maternity, newborn, babies, big kids, families, and engagement photography.

Long Grove, IL(847) 238-2121

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Alicia’s Photography

Alicia’s Photography is a photography studio in Naperville, Illinois. It is an internationally acclaimed, published, and award winning photography studio, specializing in high school senior, wedding, newborn, children, family, engagement, and boudoir photography. Alicia’s Photography has been featured on Senior, Mozi Magazine, Wedding Guide Chicago, Parents, Chicago Parent, Chicago Tribune, and more.

Naperville, IL(630) 961-5777

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Bauwerks Photography Studio

Bauwerks Photography Studio is a photography studio in Chicago, Illinois, specializing in headshots, corporate photography, personal portraits, modeling comp cards, kids talent photography, and musicians and performing arts. For personal portraits, they offer sessions for singles, families, maternity, newborns, and pets. Bauwerks Photography Studio is a member of Professional Photographers of America, an exclusive photography trade organization that was established more than 125 years ago.

Chicago, IL(773) 529-4199

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Elle Mermelstein

Elle Mermelstein is a photography studio in Lincolnwood, Illinois, serving Chicago, Illinois and the surrounding areas including Evanston, Lincolnwood, Skokie, Winetka, Glencoe, Highland Park, Northbrook, Deerfield, and Wilmette. They focus on serving the residents of the Chicago’s North side. Elle Mermelstein is a professional photographer specializing in maternity, newborn, baby, child, and family photography. They like to showcase simple, natural, organic portraiture.

Lincolnwood, IL(847) 757-3836

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Firefly Nights Photography

Firefly Nights Photography is a photography studio in Naperville, Illinois. Their leading photographer is Megan Drane who considers herself a visual storyteller, capturing the whimsical, playful, and mysterious aspects of people. Firefly Nights Photography specializes in athlete, maternity, newborn, baby, children, teens/seniors, family, and commercial photography. They are nationally recognized as the premier special needs photographer, and won the Best of Naperville award in 2015.

Naperville, IL(630) 585-7959

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Golden Charm Photography

Golden Charm Photography is a photography studio in Deerfield, Illinois. Julia is the family photographer who takes pride in helping families in creating their visual heritages, capturing the most precious times of their lives. Golden Charm Photography specializes in lifestyle, newborn, family, children, and maternity photography. All photo session fees begin at $150.

Deerfield, IL(224) 766-0058

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Just Peachy Photography

Just Peachy Photography is a photography studio in Palatine, Illinois, established in 2010. The photographer and owner of Just Peachy Photography, Erika Williams, is an exclusive custom portrait artist. Just Peachy Photography specializes in maternity, newborn, children, and family photography. They capture photos of headshots and small events such as baby showers, wedding showers, birthday parties, anniversary parties, religious events such as Christenings/Baptisms and first birthday parties.

Palatine, IL(224) 801-1680

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Katie Hall Photography

Katie Hall Photography is a photography studio in Lake Bluff, Illinois. The principal photographer, Katie Hall, started photographing seriously in 2001, capturing pure emotions to preserve and create memories to match the families’ milestones. Katie Hall Photography specializes in weddings, moms and babies, and families. Their work has been published in the Essentially MIDIRS magazine.

Lake Bluff, IL(630) 913-1024

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Melissa Diep Photography

Melissa Diep Photography is a photography studio in Chicago, Illinois, established in 2008. They specialize in wedding photography, with other services including destination weddings, boudoir, engagements, family, maternity, newborn, little angels/ kids, models, and more. Melissa Diep strives to capture organic moments as works of art, and loves to incorporate natural environments and soft light to create beautiful imagery.

Chicago, IL(312) 363-9299

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Miss Motley Photography

Miss Motley Photography is a photography studio in Chicago, Illinois. Nicee Martin is the photographer, designer, and consultant. Miss Motley considers it an honor to be able to capture one’s journey from infancy to childhood to adolescence into adulthood. Miss Motley Photography is a premier destination for fine art photography, specializing in maternity, newborn, family, and wedding photography. Miss Motley Photography is a member of the Beloved Collective.

Chicago, IL(630) 481-6292

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Naja Lerus Photography

Naja Lerus Photography is a photography studio in Chicago, Illinois. Their premier photographer, Naja Lerus, has over 5 years of photography experience under her belt and has photographed numerous famous celebrities. This photography studio specializes in maternity and newborn photography and has been interviewed by Inside the Bears TV show, Fox 32 News, and by CBS 2 “Someone You Should Know."

Chicago, IL(312) 961-0696

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Rachel McAllister Photography

Rachel McAllister is a photography studio in Naperville, Illinois, specializing in the family photography experience – maternity, birth, newborn, children, seniors, annual family portraits, etc. As a mom to 3 little ones, Rachel has a soft spot in her heart for the young, energetic, and often hard to photograph ages. Rachel has years of experience working with children and teens with special needs and is committed to providing every family with beautiful portraits. She shoots on location, in her clients' homes, or in-studio and offers both posed and lifestyle photography. She serves the western suburbs and travels throughout the greater Chicago area. Rachel McAllister Photography also offers discounts for her customers.

Naperville, IL(630) 577-7838

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Rebecca Hellyer Photography

Rebecca Hellyer Photography is a photography studio in Chicago, Illinois, specializing in romance, newborn, families, children, maternity and personal photography. Rebecca, the photographer loves to capture pure joy and genuine smiles. Rebecca Hellyer Photography has been featured by In Beauty and Chaos, Lemonade and Lenses, Beyond the Wanderlust, Clickin Moms, and Click Pro Daily Project.

Chicago, IL(312) 380-9553

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Sharon Gaietto Photography

Sharon Gaietto Photography is a photography studio in Chicago, Illinois, established in 2009. They specialize in maternity, newborn, children, and family photography, and offer specials such as fall mini-sessions, loyalty program, and baby program. All sessions have a sitting fee of $150 for a studio session and $200 for an on-location session. Sharon Gaietto is a Certified Professional Photographer.

Chicago, IL(708) 822-1889

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Skaiste Vingilys Photography Inc.

Skaiste Vingilys Photography Inc. is a photography studio in Naperville, Chicago, capturing moments that can be treasured forever. They specialize in maternity, children, family, and newborn photography, with maternity as the main focus. They offer a 20-minute Christmas Mini Session which produces 4 digital images.

Naperville, IL(630) 414-7999

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Sri and Jana Photography

Sri and Jana Photography is a maternity photography studio in Chicago, Illinois. The types of sessions offered include RSVP - informational session, maternity, newborn: 4 days -15 days, and babies: 2 weeks -2 years. Sri and Jana Photography is a go-to place for pregnancy photography. Sri and Jana Photography has been featured on NBC- Channel 5, ABC- Channel 7, and CBS- Channel 2.

Chicago, IL(312) 493-5497

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Yofi Photography

Yofi Photography is a photography studio in the Lincoln Square neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois comprised of a husband and wife team, Vlad and Rachel. The name Yofi means “beauty” in Hebrew, and Vlad and Rachel love photography because they love beauty. They love to capture the beauty they see in people and the emotion they feel from each family’s sweet, unique seasons and milestones. Yofi Photography specializes in maternity, newborn, and family photography.

Chicago, IL(847) 224-3099

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