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Underwater photography fun- Hampshire Illinois

Underwater photography is SO FUN! Long flowy dresses and cool props make for an amazing shoot. I walk you through all the posing so you dont have to worry about a thing. You can use one of my dresses or bring your own. I have plenty to choose from. Lets create your dream shoot together! […]

Dance shots in the rain! Hampshire Illinois

This water set up was beyond FUN! I made a temporary rain machine in my garage so I could try out some new kind of shots. I always loved the back lit rain shots I got during night time weddings so I wanted to be able to do that without waiting for a storm. I […]

Illinois Kitten Photography

I had the pleasure of photographing these beautiful kittens! This kitten studio session was a blast as well as a challenge. Normally we can leash the pet and I photoshop the leash out but we weren’t able to do that with these little cuties. Do you have new fur family? Bring them in for a […]

Arctic Fox Illinois-Studio Session

Bella is a gorgeous Arctic Fox. She is at a rescue in Illinois call Kane Area Rehabilitation and Education. She is with KARE because she was taken from the owners due to zoning issues where it was living. She is well taken care of and will go with the other foxes in KARE to play […]

Illinois Unicorn Session

This was the first unicorn session of this season. Unicorn photo sessions are my favorite sessions to do. I love the happiness it brings little princesses like this one. She celebrated her birthday with a visit to our unicorn Antonio and had the time of her life. Enchanted Unicorn photography sessions are special birthday & […]

Fine art child photography Illinois-Flower Session

I can’t get enough of these photos! These beautiful sisters absolutely loved being photographed in these spring flowers. They are called Phlox. I saw the flowers as I was driving and just had to photograph some clients there. This wasn’t a typical area you would think to do a photoshoot either. I am no obsessed […]

Illinois Pet Photography-Harley

Harley was a dream to work with! He is just so adorable. His parents LOVE Harleys so that is how he got his name. The dads bike has such an amazing paint job so I wanted to include it in the session. Since he is so small, I wanted to put him in the helmet […]

Illinois Unicorn Photography

This beautiful princess celebrated her fourth birthday with Captured by Lorraine and our Unicorn Antonio! She just loved her birthday surprise. She fed the unicorn baby carrots which are his favorite. She also rode and walked Antonio around. Enchanted Unicorn photography sessions are special birthday & keepsake heirloom moment you & your child will treasure […]

Illinois Pet Photographer-Mazie

Mazie is a beautiful Pomeranian and I just LOVED photographing her. She just loved playing dress up and posing. I offer indoor studio photos as well as outdoor photo sessions for you and your pets. I work with animals of all breeds and sizes. Even though these dogs look like they are “free” they were […]

Rainbow Baby Maternity Photos Glen Ellyn Il

This maternity session was a special one to me. This lovely mom volunteers at the same animal rescue I do. They went through a rough loss back in 2013 but they are having their rainbow baby and they are so excited! She’s having a little girl. She is due shortly after I am I cannot […]

Hampshire Il Dance Photography

This shoot was so much fun. I am obsessed with the location and all the shots we got from it. This little ballerina was amazing to watch dance and made my job a breeze. Dancing isn’t just a sport, it’s a passion and a purpose that requires huge amounts of discipline, poise, mastery and determination. Dance […]

A falconer and Her Raptors

I meet wonderful people through my hobbies and different things I do. Dianne is one of these wonderful people. She has been rescuing, rehabbing, releasing and educating about birds of prey for over 20 years. She is also a master falconer. She devotes her life to birds of prey. When she asked me to lead […]

Womens portraits Illinois

I help women of all ages feel elegant, confident & beautiful with a luxury Vanity Fair style photo shoot experience. When was the last time you were professionally photographed? One day your children, significant others, family and friends will look for portraits of you they will treasure for years to come, what will they find? My portrait clients come to my […]

Geneva Il Dance Photographer

This was a fun dance photoshoot. We took these photos in the Hilton Downtown Chicago. How gorgeous is this location?! She has some amazing abilities, as do most dancers. Dancing isn’t just a sport, it’s a passion and a purpose that requires huge amounts of discipline, poise, mastery and determination. Dance photo sessions are an opportunity […]

Maternity Photographer Huntley Il

This was a very special session for me to photograph! This is one of my best friends and she happens to be pregnant with her first child at the same time I am. I couldn’t be more happy for her. She deserves this and has wanted this all her life. I can’t wait to meet […]

Dance Photographer Illinois

These two adorable little dancers were a blast to work with. They are friends and wanted photos together so of course we made that happen. Some of the photos were taken at the Hilton in Chicago and the rest were in a pretty park close by. These girls had sass and kept me laughing the […]

Powder shoot Illinois-Dancer

This was something I have always wanted to shoot. I was thrilled with the results. We had so much fun even though it was a huge mess. The white photos were pure flour and the colors were something called Holi Powder. The Holi Powder was definitely tricky to work with due to it being quite […]

Hampshire Il Portrait Photographer

I love big dresses and fabric that flies. Lets create magic together. I help women of all ages feel elegant, confident & beautiful with a luxury Vanity Fair style photo shoot experience. When was the last time you were professionally photographed? One day your children, significant others, family and friends will look for portraits of you they will treasure for years […]

Elgin Il Dance Photographer

This session was a blast. The locations was exquisite and the dancer really did a beautiful job dancing for me. She has some amazing abilities, as do most dancers. I photograph dancers all over the Chicagoland area. Dancing isn’t just a sport, it’s a passion and a purpose that requires huge amounts of discipline, poise, […]

Huntley Il Dance Photographer

I had the honor of photographing this graceful dancer. She is an amazing dancer and I can’t tell you how much I enjoyed learning more about her as I photographed her dance. She has some amazing abilities, as do most dancers. . Dancing isn’t just a sport, it’s a passion and a purpose that requires […]

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    Hi, my name is Emma Clancy and I'm a photographer based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.I love spending time outdoors and travelling, and that's really how my passion for photography began.
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