Chicago Child-Baby-Newborn-Couples Photographer | Artistic Family Photography » Elle Mermelstein is a Chicago, IL photographer specializing in {artistic, natural, organic} family, child, and newborn photography. Serving Chicago's north side, including Lincoln Park, Evanston, Lincolnwood, Skokie, Winetka, Glencoe, Highland Park, Northbrook, Deerfield, and Wilmette.

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I believe in a beautiful portrait experience .
I believe that portraits should be natural as well as magical, capturing you and your loved ones’ special relationship and deep connection.
I believe that portraits of the ones you love should be displayed; tangible art that will be enjoyed for years to come.

Your session will take place outdoors in a beautiful field or lakefront location, or in our cozy natural-light studio on the North side of Chicago. Our sessions are not your typical formal or posed sessions; they are relaxed and fun, and the photos are candid and natural, portraying the incredible bond between you and your loved ones and capturing hints of each one’s unique personality.

I offer 3 session options, each one designed to accommodate your family’s specific needs.

Collections starts at $525, and most clients spend between $675 and $1500 on their portraits.


Please contact me to book your custom portrait session!