Chicago birth and family photojournalists Maggie and Jill  capture authentic moments and compile them into a collection of memories. From the sweetness of new baby cuddles to the power and awe of childbirth, we can give you a view of your family that you’ll treasure forever. Brave, funny, messy, loud, sweet and tender: This is Family.


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Birth and bonding

The story of a woman becoming a mother. The story of a man becoming a father. The births in homes and hospitals where the dream of family becomes a reality.  


bump to baby

A growing belly, a new baby, siblings meeting each other for the very first time. These are your stories and each contains a magic all its own.



Could a portrait sitting bring your family closer together? Can a photo help you see your family and yourself in a whole new light? We want to help you pause and simply enjoy beauty of everyday moments.