Gleam Photography » Chicago North Shore Baby and Child Photographer

Booking + Policies

booking your session

To book your session please use the contact form above or email to

A signed contract and deposit are required to book your photo session.  If deposit/contract are not received within 3 days, your preferred session date or time may be released to other inquiring clients.

The following payment methods are accepted: PayPal (credit card, debit card, bank payment), Cash, Check

gleam policies

~ Standard session fees are for up to 6 people, each additional person is $25 extra.
~ Your deposit is non-refundable, but transferable. If a session is simply cancelled, the deposit will not be refunded. If you must reschedule a session, please let me know at least 24 hours before your session. I will try to accommodate the best I can.
~ All digital images sold will have undergone at least basic and artistic editing.  Any additional special retouching requests such as removing wrinkles/pimples/unwanted objects,  body alterations, etc. will incur an additional fee per image, depending on the difficulty of the edit.
~ Shipping charges apply only if client requests shipping, otherwise all print orders (prints/albums/canvases, etc.) will be available for pick up at the studio.
~ Client will be responsible for fees relating to location choice (parking, admission, permit).
~ Travel fee of $40 will be applicable for location 20+ miles from 60093.

copyright notice

Copyright is protected by Federal Copyright Law.  It is unlawful to copy or scan any images without permission of the photographer.  In order to control the quality of the work produced, the photographer is the only one who can crop or modify any image produced during your photo session. By violating this law, you are devaluing my work, as a photographer. Gleam Photography retains the copyright and ownership of all images taken during your session/event, and reserves the right to reproduce images for portfolio use, studio display, gallery display, website, self promotion, photo contests, etc.
Clients are not allowed to reproduce any images without written consent from photographer (a print release will be provided with each digital image purchase.)  The images that will be provided to you are licensed to you for personal use only, including: printing, e-mailing, and sharing online.  You may share images online (i.e. Facebook) with credit noted to Gleam Photography.  You may not enter them into any photo contests without permission.