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I'm Nicole, owner of Nicole Casaletto Photography. Grab a cup of coffee or glass of red and join me! I love chatting about fun sessions, tips to make your session awesome, and my adventures in photography. Feel free to browse by topic, or scroll through and check it all out!

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I absolutely adore in-home newborn lifestyle sessions. My awesome clients make being a Chicago newborn photographer so much fun! Kelsey, Kevin and I hung out during their maternity session a couple of months ago, in super cold Chicago temps. Click here to read about how cold it was, and see some pictures from their session! […]

Chicago Newborn Photographer | Kelsey, Kevin, & Introducing Millie!

February 9, 2019

Newborn Lifestyle

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  During the latest polar vortex in Chicago, everyone stayed inside. Chicago Public Schools shut down, company’s shut down….my favorite Thai delivery place shut down… No one in their right mind would have left to go anywhere, let alone a winter photo session in Chicago. But, things eventually went back to normal, and we were able to […]

Chicago Photography Sessions…in Winter

February 3, 2019

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Chicago Local

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Congratulations on the new addition to your family! You’ve booked your newborn pictures in Chicago, browsed through images, and are now left wondering how the heck you are going to prepare for this. After all, you’re bringing home a newborn and left to survive on minimal sleep. Maybe you’re aware at just how crazy life […]

How to Prepare for your Newborn Lifestyle Photography Session

January 27, 2019

Newborn Lifestyle

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I know what you’re thinking – “What is a Branding Session, how is this any different from headshots, and do I really need this? I keep hearing this term tossed around, but I’m confused at the difference.” Well…either that, or you’re thinking “So, just when are we going to grab that glass of wine we keep talking about?” Name the […]

What is a Personal Branding Photography Session? | Chicago Personal Branding Photography Session

January 21, 2019

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Personal Branding

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Anyone from Chicago knows November weather can be unpredictable. Will it be slightly chilly, with pretty fall foliage everywhere? Or, will it be bitter cold, windy, and snowing? For Kelsey and Kevin’s fall maternity pictures in Chicago, we luckily didn’t get the latter of the two…but we certainly didn’t get the former, either! The unpredictable […]

Fall Maternity Pictures Chicago | Chicago Maternity Photographer | Kelsey & Kevin

December 23, 2018

Maternity

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One of the things I love about headshot and portrait sessions, is how easy they are to schedule around your day. I always talk about how important it is to update your pictures every year, two years max, so your online presence is current. Since it’s just you, and your schedule to work around, it’s […]

Chicago Headshot Photographer | Chicago Headshots | Chicago Riverwalk Headshots | Marissa

November 3, 2018

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Headshots | Portraits

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The last time I saw Briana and Peter was during their pregnancy pictures. I couldn’t wait to see them as new parents, when we did their newborn lifestyle pictures in Chicago, to capture these precious first moments for them. And I was beyond excited to meet Vivienne! She is absolutely adorable. About lifestyle sessions The benefit to scheduling […]

Newborn Pictures Chicago | Newborn Lifestyle Pictures | Chicago Newborn Photographer | Briana, Peter, & Vivienne

October 30, 2018

Newborn Lifestyle

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