Blog - Cristina Hope Photography | Chicago Newborn and Pregnancy Photographer

Little brother’s new arrival. Cristina Hope Photography specializes in newborn photography in Chicago and also specializes in maternity, newborn, and baby, and family photography in the Chicago area, including Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Downers Grove, Oak Brook, and surrounding Chicagoland areas. I would love to begin planning your Elmhurst baby session in my downtown Hinsdale, IL studio or […]

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Every year my studio offers a special Mother’s Day special event, and this year I am changing it up quite a bit, and I’m so excited to share details with you. This will be such a fun event and a wonderful way for me to say “thank you” to all of my wonderful clients from […]

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Lakeside Lavender Fields Outdoor Newborn Session “Cristina Hope Photography gave me the gift of timeless photos with my daughters. One day I may not be here, so to know my girls have these forever means everything to me. It is true when people say a picture it worth a thousand words because my moments with […]

  1. seraphine

    May 30th, 2018 at 4:59 pm

    Oh these are so beautiful. I love the mommy and me photos such a great newborn session and so special that its in a lavender field.

  2. Linda Mann

    May 30th, 2018 at 5:04 pm

    This is such an incredibly beautiful newborn photo session! I love that it’s in a lavender field! So dreamy!

  3. Michelle Collis

    May 30th, 2018 at 5:08 pm

    What a wonderfully touching session! You obviously have made an impression on this beautiful Mother! <3 Exceptional work!

  4. Victoria Vasilyeva

    May 30th, 2018 at 5:21 pm

    These gorgeous pictures make me remember one very special day in my life! Beautiful!

  5. Susan

    May 30th, 2018 at 6:36 pm

    Such beautiful images! So pretty.

  6. Lisa

    May 30th, 2018 at 9:18 pm

    Beautiful! This location is a dream!

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  3. Elizsbeth Nord

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Family fun near Chicago beach           Moms dress | Free People   “We are a family of five with three girls constantly changing and growing up. Cristina’s pictures for me have paused the most precious moments of my little girls. The shoot was so effortless we just were being us and […]

  1. Nicole

    May 9th, 2018 at 11:00 pm

    These are so gorgeous! Such dreamy light and what a beautiful family!

  2. Jessica

    May 9th, 2018 at 11:42 pm

    These are GORGEOUS! Such a beautiful session. And makes me seriously need some beach time ASAP!

  3. Elizsbeth Nord

    May 10th, 2018 at 12:03 am

    Oh my gosh they are such a beautiful family!! Love theses photos!

  4. Karen Shoufler

    May 10th, 2018 at 12:20 am

    What a gorgeous family! These are stunning!

  5. Alex

    May 10th, 2018 at 1:12 am

    The littlest girl’s eyes are gorgeous!! Lovely pictures! 🙂

  6. Denise

    May 10th, 2018 at 3:30 am

    I love this session! So pretty!

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Grant Park Chicago maternity portraits in the fall is exactly what mama wanted when she knew she was due in October. We wanted to find those deep greens as our background and the cement stair case added a beautiful old world feel. You wouldn’t be able to tell, but it ended up being really chilly […]

  1. Elizsbeth Nord

    May 2nd, 2018 at 4:58 pm

    This is stunning! I am really loving that FreePeople dress. All the colors coordinate so well together too!

  2. Jessica

    May 2nd, 2018 at 5:25 pm

    Such a beautiful setting and family! ????

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  1. Rachel

    April 19th, 2017 at 9:17 pm

    Beautiful maternity session!

  2. Paige

    April 19th, 2017 at 11:24 pm

    beautiful images! You have a very distinct and unique style!

  3. Rachel

    April 19th, 2017 at 11:59 pm

    Adorable family portrait session! Love the variety of water backdrop and meadow!

  4. angelica

    April 20th, 2017 at 3:50 am

    beautiful maternity and family photos!

  5. Jentry

    April 21st, 2017 at 2:31 am

    Oh wow! These Chicago pregnancy portraits on the beach are absolutely stunning! The light is magnificent and this family is so beautiful!

  6. Newborn and Family Photographer

    July 23rd, 2017 at 2:20 am

    Excellent post! Great set of images!

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  1. Shilan

    April 20th, 2017 at 2:12 am

    Gorgeous session! I love your processing style, so light and airy!

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