DOCUMENT THE UNIQUE BEAUTY OF YOUR NEW FAMILY

Helping families just like yours document the life-changing moments and stories of pregnancy, birth, and new babies in Chicago and surrounding suburbs.  All packages include digital images and printing rights. 

Birth Story

Birth is the most profound and life changing event.   It's an expansion of your family. It's the story of surrender and triumph, of beauty and courage and I can help you document it.  Preserving this miraculous day - the day of your baby's birth is an amazing gift to yourself and your child.  Hiring a professional photographer will not only ensure that you and your partner can fully focus on the moment it will also provide documentation of your strength and love as parents on your child's very first Birth Day. 

Your Empowering Birth session will include:

  • A consultation and session planning
  • On call status from the time you are 37 weeks.
  • Back-up photographer
  • Unobtrusive, documentary photography of your labor and birth staring in active labor.
  • 2-3 hours of post partum photography to document family bonding. 
  • High resolution images and printing rights.
  • Photo/Video fusion movie

Brand new bonding story

This is a perfect session for a family who would like to capture the moments right after birth - 72 hours after, but not necessarily the labor and birth. Brand New Bonding is idea for capturing those very first moments when your family is getting to know each other. Siblings exploring their little brother or sister, grandparents holding their tiny new grandchild. Mom and dad loving, smelling and squishing their new love and of course the beginning of a wonderful breastfeeding relationship. 

Your family bonding session will include:

  • A consultation and session planning
  • On call status from the time you are 37 weeks.
  • 1-1.5 hour session up to 72 hours after baby is born.
  • Unobtrusive, documentary photography of your new familybonding.
  • High resolution images and printing rights.
  • Photo/Video fusion movie

New Baby Story

Having a baby is undoubtedly a life changing event. Much like all other once in a lifetime-s that you have experience and most definitely worth documenting. Sessions are lifestyle and documentary in nature, however with gentle guidance and posing. This is the perfect way to document your changing Goddess figure or the first days/weeks as a new family that are sure to leave a beautiful heirloom for your children and generations to come. 

Your new baby session will include:

  • A consultation and session planning
  • 2-3 hour session 2-3 weeks after baby is born to capture your new family connections and sleepy baby photos.
  • All-inclusive session (Session + Digital Images + Printing rights.
  • Lifestyle images that will capture your REAL life right now.
  • Laid back atmosphere and stress free session. 
  • A relaxed time to bond with your family and new baby.
  • The opportunity to look and feel like the Goddess that you are.

Breastfeeding Story

This is an amazing and quick mom and baby bonding/nursing session that will be sure to leave you both happy and satisfied. Let's face it a cell phone selfie or a quick photo by dad can only go so far. Your nursing relationship is nothing short of magical and needs to documented it before your child transition out of it.

A quick and fun 3O-45 minute session in your home will include:

  • All-inclusive session (Session + Digital Images + Printing rights
  • Lifestyle images that will capture your baby and your nursing relationship
  • Laid back atmosphere and stress free session 
  • Perfect for documenting your child's milestones
  • Fun and beautiful photos of you nursing your baby that are not taken as a selfie!
  • A relaxed time to bond with your baby 
  • High resolution images and printing rights.

 

Windy City Doulas clients can enjoy discounted rates on all packages!

{Services are $300-1400}

 

 

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