Simply by Suzy Photography

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I'm Suzy of Simply by Suzy, and I'm so happy you're here at my blog because I can't wait to serve you with lots of good stuff like a peek into all of my favorite photoshoots for clients, freebies and resources on motherhood, how to get more connected with your life, and how to take beautiful pictures of it. 

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Check out more of this family's lifestyle newborn session at home after they welcomed their third baby. Dirty dishes, silly toddlers and all.

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Filed in: baby, family, film


I’ve been photographing kids and families for almost 12 years so I can safely sat at this point that I can work in any lighting situation. However, if given the opportunity to schedule under the most ideal conditions, hands down I would say in the summer time that would be the first two hours after […]

Filed in: film, kids, newborn


Now that I’m thinking about welcoming our second baby this fall, I’m starting to give thought to all of the things I did right and all of the things I want to do better this time around.. Like, I probably wasted over a thousand dollars on rockers and bassinets trying to find something our daughter […]

Filed in: family, film, kids, newborn


When it comes to having family photos taken inside, I think there is a lot of fear around how they’ll look. What if my house isn’t really bright and filled with sunlight? What if I don’t have a home that looks like it’s straight out of the Everygirl? Some of my favorite shoots are inside […]

Filed in: family, film, kids


I think it’s safe to say that the weather is finally starting to take a turn here in Chicago. Though I must confess that I’m still waiting on a family who’s up for doing their family photography session in the rain.. can you imagine letting your kids splash around and play in the warm summer […]

Filed in: birth, family, film, newborn


  Simply by Suzy is a lifestyle photographer in the Chicago land area specializing in families, newborn, birth and maternity photography. For more First 48 photoshoots at the hospital after baby is born click HERE and HERE. And click HERE to contact me about booking your photoshoot today!

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