Tag Archives: autism photographer

I love getting to photograph a family for the first time.  I mean, not my first time with them, but THEIR first time having a family portrait. It blows my mind that this family hadn’t had family pictures before.  I tried to make it as painless as possible, but I needn’t had worried because this […]

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This should be titled “The Session that Almost Wasn’t”.  LOL  This Naperville senior is a handsome, funny, and all around awesome guy.  He also has Autism.  When I talked with his mother about the session, we agreed on a wooded area and to hope he was in a good mood that day.  He tends to […]

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I’ve finished editing the afternoon sessions from our April 11th special needs mini’s.  It was seriously a great day.  Thank you to all of the families who came out! I met these two identical twin girls last year.  One of the best things about having these families come back year after year is to watch […]

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It is April, and that means it is also Autism Awareness Month.  In honor of all the families out there with special needs children, we hosted our annual Special Needs Mini-Sessions.  We understand that many families with special needs kiddos struggle with getting good pictures of their children, especially those with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  The […]

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I had a wonderful time photographing this senior from Nequa Valley High School.  She is the youngest of their children, but may be the one who shines brightest.  Grace is a varsity track and field, as well as cross country, runner.  She is also a gold medalist with the Special Olympics.  Grace has high-functioning autism […]

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