Category Archives: Family Sessions

Chicago Family Photography: Mona, Pete and Simone

Mona and Pete are former wedding clients who now have a beautiful daughter, Simone!  I met them for a quick shoot at North Avenue Beach to recreate a photograph we made while shooting their Chicago engagement session, only now we added baby Simone for a family photograph!  Here are the originals with the finished product. It’s been…

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People Magazine Feature: Actor Brian Tee and Family

I love photographing lovely, kind people.  Chicago actor Brian Tee, his wife Mirelly and baby Madelyn Skylar are just these people!  Brian battled dinosaurs in last summer’s Jurassic World and currently stars in the upcoming Chicago Med.  I photographed them for this month’s issue of People Magazine and they could not have been nicer after…

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  • Ruth BlochOctober 29, 2015 - 3:05 pm

    Wow! Thats amazing! Congrats on getting the job…and on doing a BEAUTIFUL job!ReplyCancel

  • MelissaOctober 29, 2015 - 3:22 pm

    Beautiful photos!ReplyCancel

  • Melissa MarciszkoOctober 29, 2015 - 4:19 pm

    I love the cityscape backdrop! What a neat opportunity and to be featured in People. I’ll have to check out his new show too.ReplyCancel

  • AlexOctober 29, 2015 - 7:54 pm

    That is so awesome!! Congratulations on the feature! Beautiful images!ReplyCancel

Chicago Family Photography: The Saran Family

  I just love this family!  We shot their family session in Chicago on Anish and Nandita’s 13-year anniversary.  I also got to see what happens to a 3-year-old after eating one half of a candy bar.  Total spaz, but Alisha is adorable and I would document her energy spurts any day!  Older sister Sona,…

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Chicago Family Photography: Rachael and John

Rachael and John have two six-month old twins, Elsa and Julian, two dogs, and two very busy lives in Chicago. This is what posing 2 six-month old twins really looks like: Thank you so much!  Cannot wait to see your family grow!

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  • NayeliNovember 26, 2015 - 2:38 am

    Jo-Ann McMunn – Wonderful pics! Literally takes my breath away! Making it even haredr to wait until I can put my arms around my beautiful angelic grand daughter. See you soon Sophia!! Gramma loves you!!!ReplyCancel

  • PiccolinoSeptember 24, 2016 - 3:46 am

    These pictures make my best emotions of loving and happy family.ReplyCancel

Chicago Family Photography: Baby Parker

What do you get with two terrific parents, four adopted cats and a gorgeous little baby girl named Parker? A house full of love. Thanks, Rob and Christine, Parker, and the four cats whose names I cannot remember, for having me over! Cannot wait to watch Parker grow!  

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  • MakarenaNovember 26, 2015 - 2:27 am

    Jo-Ann McMunn (Gramma) – I can’t begin to express how I feel about these prceuits and your way with newborns! You are simply and extremely awesome at what you do. Congratulations on capturing the essence of the newborn that brings tears of love and joy to family members such as myself. Of course I want the entire slide show! Might I add your subject is one of the most adorable babies ever!ReplyCancel