Chicago photography studio specializing in seniors and couples, with natural, fine art portraits that empower and inspire women.


So, how does a portrait
session work?

Each session begins with an in person consult to get to know you and what you want from your session - we'll cover locations, outfits, and how you want your portraits preserved after the fact. You'll be able to touch and feel samples of the products so that you can start thinking about what you'd like before you even get in front of the camera! Doing this lets me know what I'm shooting for and lets you keep that excitement going throughout the entire portrait session process. I'll also show you examples of my ever-growing collection of dresses, gowns, accessories, and other goodies that you can wear for your session, like this dress here!

After your portrait shoot we'll meet at again for snacks and drinks, go through your photographs on a slideshow, and together we'll decide on the best options for you to preserve the memories of your experience. Throughout the entire process I'll be available over phone or email to offer guidance and ease your worries, sending you inspiration for your shoot, questionnaires to get to know you even better, and helpful tips to empower you before your session!

Even though you'll take off the gown after your session (unless you wear gowns on a daily basis, you do you boo). you'll be left with the photographs and your memories of the experience for years to come.


Hear it from them...



"In the end, I received beautiful pictures as well as an experience I will never forget."

"It's one thing to have a photographer who knows what they are doing behind the lens and another thing to have one who also shoots with joy and a passion for her subjects and that's what you get with Katie. In the end, I received beautiful pictures as well as an experience I will never forget."
- Elaine & Brandon


"The final products were more than I could have ever imagined!"

Katie and her magic skills of capturing someones inner and outer beauty is so remarkable! The definition of a professional portrait photographer; where one doesn't need anything but a camera, good spirits, and some time in your day to walk around. I will love and remember this experience for a very long time!
Alissa G.


"Loved working with Katharine!"

She delivered the edited photos so quickly! Very efficient and professional to work with! She gave great insight and direction during the entire shoot- will definitely be working with her again.


Average Investment | 1300

Each session includes an in person consult before your session where we go over what you're looking for in your portraits and plan out your personal, customized session. It also covers the session itself which typically lasts 1-2 hours, the ordering session after the shoot, and my time and knowledge of photography and archival products. 

Shown Above; 10 Page Spread Heirloom Album


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