Elle Baker Photography


Keep it simple babe. Probably one of my favorite setups is that of just a newborn baby on a white blanket.  The simplicity of it all takes me to a place of calm and peace and showcases the baby as they are.  No props and gentle posing, capturing their beauty.  Something about this session just […]

Lifestyle Newborn Photography | Homer Glen Newborn Photography Studio

newborn baby during simple lifestyle session


Naperville family of four This lovely Naperville family welcomed their second baby girl, Abigail.  She was absolutely beautiful and shared her smile with us throughout the day.  Big sister Rachel had the sweetest personality and was so gentle with her baby sister and dad was completely smitten with all of his girls and couldn’t keep […]

Newborn Photographer in Homer Glen | Family of Four From Naperville


Chicago Maternity Photographer As a Chicago maternity photographer, I have the privilege of working with the most beautiful mamas.  This lovely lady came from Schaumburg for her maternity session and had the sweetest baby bump.  She wore clothing from the studio wardrobe and looked absolutely breathtaking.  I provide pregnancy sessions indoors at my Homer Glen […]

Chicago Maternity Photographer | Elle Baker Photography

pregnant woman wearing a lace robe during her maternity photo session with Elle Baker Photography


Downers Grove Family Photographer As a Downers Grove family photographer I often travel to local homes offering in home lifestyle family sessions.  I met this lovely Downers Grove family a few years ago when big sister A was just an infant.  The B family is so wonderful and I am thrilled we have kept in […]

Downers Grove Family Photographer | Elle Baker Photography


Fresh 48 Hospital Session The first few days after your baby is born are truly extraordinary. Mothers experience a whirlwind of emotions.  You are recovering from giving birth yet so overjoyed by the experience of bringing a new life into the world.  Preparing for the big delivery day, you tell yourself that you are going […]

New Lenox Newborn Photographer | Fresh 48 Hospital Session at Silver Cross

A newborn yawning in a hospital bassinet during a Fresh 48 session with Elle Baker Photography


Downers Grove Newborn Photographer I was thrilled when the B family contacted me to share the news of their new little girl.  Baby L was a dream and I had the best time documenting this family in their cute home in Downers Grove.  Their house had beautiful espresso stained wood floors throughout, and I just […]

Elle Baker Photography | Downers Grove Newborn Photographer

Downers Grove newborn photographer captured this image of a newborn baby laying in a Moses basket with her big sister reaching in to touch her.


Chicago Newborn Session This lovely Lincoln Park family traveled to my studio on this beautiful and sunny day for a family session.  It wasn’t just an ordinary session because today, we were celebrating this family of two becoming a family of three.  Baby ‘O’ was born just sixteen days ago and what a wonderful baby […]

Chicago Newborn Session | Elle Baker Photography | N Family Sneak Peek

husband gently moving hair from his wife's neck and holding newborn baby


Chicago Newborn Photography Studio This Naperville, IL family is one of my favorite families to work with!  Candice and Nick always bring a relaxed and positive vibe to every session and I just love capturing their growing family.  These images where taken at my Chicago newborn photography studio.  The natural and minimalist decor in my […]

Introducing Ronin | Chicago Newborn Photography Studio

Newborn baby boy with his father's hands wrapped around him at Chicago newborn photography studio, Photo by Elle Baker Photography


Dear Photographer Feature Oh my goodness.  When Dear Photographer asked to feature my simple newborn images I literally looked around and said ‘me?!’.  I am truly honored and so incredibly grateful for this opportunity.  This community of photographers are some of the most talented artists I have ever seen.  I have been studying their work […]

Dear Photographer Interview | Newborn Photographer in Chicago

Newborn Photographer in Chicago | Photo by Elle Baker Photography | Mother holding her newborns hand | Simple newborn posing ideas


Chicago Pregnancy and Newborn Photographer As a Chicago pregnancy and newborn photographer, I absolutely LOVE incorporating parents into sessions.  I totally understand not feeling your best and the last thing you want to do is have your photo taken BUT I assure you that you will cherish these images with your new baby so much.  […]

Welcome Baby ‘R’ | Chicago Pregnancy and Newborn Photographer

Chicago pregnancy and newborn photographer, Photo by Elle Baker PHotography, black and white image of mother laying next to newborn baby