for those who love elegance & imagination

You love and admire portrait photography but …


  • You feel camera shy and awkward
  • You don’t feel confident because you do not think you look your best
  • You worried that the photographer won’t incorporate your ideas
  • The last time you had photography professionally done just for yourself was … well when was it?

We help you let go of your uncertainties by photographing in a way to capture your personality and essence of your unique beauty - inside and out.

"Investing in yourself is the best investment you will ever make. It will not only improve your life, it will improve the lives of all those around you."

-Robin S. Sharma


Who is women's photography for?

Every woman who wants to document herself and feel her best!

  • You're an artist, a model, a writer, or a business owner needing photos for your online presence on social media, websites, and portfolios.
  • You’re speaking at a conference, starting a podcast, or you're an entrepreneur who is going to be featured in a article, blog, or magazine.
  • It's you birthday, or a personal event that needs to be celebrated and you want to do something special for yourself
  • You have been wanting to try something fun and different

Whatever your amazing endeavors and successes, your personal brand, your infectious personality, and your beautiful features will be perfectly represented through our women's photography


Women's Photography Collections

Every photoshoot is fully customized to you vision and dreams, whether that means wearing a designer dress or your favorite pair of jeans. But this is what is included in every photo session:

  • Pre-photoshoot planning & consultation
  • Location and outfit suggestions
  • Custom artistic photo session
  • Posing guidance
  • Hand edited collection of digital images
  • Option to include artwork and/or a Fine Art album of you favorite images
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Why Should You Do It?

Women often wait for a formal event to happen in before they have their photos professionally taken: graduation, engagements, weddings. We want to celebrate important life events with you, but we also want to empower women to feel beautiful and celebrated in personal life accomplishments like when you have:

  • Worked hard to transform your mind and body and you are proud of how far you've come
  • Entered a new chapter of your life (post-breakup, weight loss journey, new career, a big move, etc.) and want to look incredible and sophisticated to mark this amazing new part of your life
  • You're celebrating the start a new journey or a milestone in your career, education, or business

We create photoshoots of your dreams so you feel like a true queen, because we believe is celebrating every moment in life.

1Mariya Maximtsev Chicago Photographer

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