I haven’t shared anything in a really long time, and that’s because I’ve been super busy shooting some amazing families! And also because I would rather do just about anything than sit down and blog. So you know what I’m about to share is going to be GOOD if I’m actually putting on my writing […]

My “Why” for shooting Lifestyle + My Own Documentary Session The first thing you should know about me is that I believe that printed photos are POWERFUL. I believe that they should be seen and enjoyed. They should be part of the family. I can remember with perfect clarity the photos that hung on the […]

When I first met Sarah, she was pregnant with her second child. We hit it off immediately. Her son was the same age as my daughter (almost 4), she had a wicked sense of humor, and she was simply delightful. It was a match made in heaven. She explained that this would likely be her […]

This is another post that I’ve been sitting on for a while because it’s so hard for me to write. In July, my dad and I took my daughter to visit my grandmother in her nursing home. Mae is 4 and had only met her once before when she was a baby and obviously has […]

My daughter starts preschool tomorrow, so in honor of this momentous occasion I’m sharing some pictures I took of her class last winter. She goes to a co-op school, and I can’t tell you all the ways I love this place. Seriously, it’s amazing. If you ever have an opportunity to become involved with a […]

I have some pictures that I’ve been meaning to share but that I’ve been putting off for some time. I absolutely love shooting events, but this one was hard for me, and even now I’m crying at my computer just thinking about it. But it was a beautiful day, and it deserves to be shared. […]

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Carrie Lee Photography is a Chicago family photographer  who values telling your story and creating fun, authentic, and emotional images. She photographs families, children, weddings, and engagement sessions in Chicago, Illinois, as well as destinations all over the world.

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