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Category Archives: Babies

Fall session: Kaufmann Family

I couldn’t believe how sweet and easy these kiddos were! 4 kids 6 and under can be quite the challenge but they made it so fun!?

Fall Session: Brian & Elsa

Meet my sweet new friends from Uganda, Brian and Elsa and their new baby girl.

A Year with Hazel

It’s been 1 year since sweet Hazel came home and officially became a Throckmorton. ?I think her addition to this family is magic, pure magic people. ?What a good, good gift she is.

RAW Fall 2016

This years’ RAW sessions went exceptionally well! Each family is so unique and so, so beautiful. Thank you for allowing me to be part of your story in 2016. Also, a special shout out to my assistant Kyra, I couldn’t have done it without you!

Pollock Family

Meet Hudson James, the newest member of the Pollock family. ?He joins his 2 big brothers, Carter & Callen and Trust me. This family is so very dear to us (Derek & Matt were groomsmen in our?respective weddings). I have loved watching this family grow over the years, close up

George Family

I cannot say enough about what this sweet family means to ours. ?Ryan is the new youth and outreach pastor at our church and he and his wife Cara have been such a welcome?addition to our church family. ?We are all head over heels for Ivy. ?I mean, just look at her; how could we not be? We?are so


Oh how I’ve loved watching this little guy grow over the past year! He makes me work for those smiles but when he finally gives them to me, it’s totally worth it:)

Baby Emily

I love it when my wedding clients?start having beautiful babies! I got to photograph Kristine and Eddie’s wedding a few years ago and now they have the most adorable little girl, Miss Emily James. Congrats on the new addition guys, she’s pretty perfect. xo-Shannon

Candi B.

Meet Candi and her gorgeous family. ?They are waiting on baby boy who will be here soon! ?I’ve loved getting to watch this sweet family grow over the years. ?Little Quinn is going to be a great big sis!

Miss Emmelyn, 1 year

Oh how I have loved watching this little one grow! Happy first birthday sweet girl!  

Vickroy Family

40 years of marriage is certainly something to celebrate… especially when you have a beautiful family like this one! Congrats on your 40 years of happiness Lora and Jim! ?I wish you many more years and many more grandbabies:)

Hadley Rae, 7 Months

This girl just makes me SMILE. ?Way to go Caitie & Jamie, you’ve got yourselves a keeper.

Dylan, 1 year

I have so enjoyed watching this little stud muffin grow over the past year! He and his parents have?been such a joy to capture!  

Easton & Alyssa

I mean… could these 2 be any cuter?

Miss Avery

I have absolutely loved getting to know this family over the last year! It’s been so much fun to photograph little Avery and watch her grow!  

Miss Zoey, 1 year

Miss Zoey turned one and she is as cute as a button! It has been so much fun watching her grow over the last year. Happy birthday Zoey! ?Praying for a safe and happy year 2.

March RAW sessions

It always makes me happy to get to know?my RAW session clients. I couldn’t get over the cuteness that came to the studio this weekend. ?I sincerely loved photographing each family! Always a pleasure!

Wickersham Family

So I haven’t updated my blog in FAR too long. I am vowing to do better but I thought I’d start with this adorable family. Meet the Wickershams. Sarah (who has a photography business of her own) and Howard live out of state but were in “town” to visit family. While they were

Hunter: Champaign-Urbana Baby Photographer

Share the love and leave a comment for this handsome little man. If he gets 15 comments I?ll gift them a free print! And don?t forget to like the?Shannon Leigh Anderson Photography page on facebook! ?Check there for updates!

Elias Oates: Champaign, Il Maternity & Newborn Photographer

Meet Mr. Elias (Eli for short). Isn’t he dreamy? Before Eli was born I got to meet up with Katie and John to photograph Katie’s cute little tummy. Hope you enjoy the mix of both maternity photos and newborn photos! ?I know I enjoyed photographing them!

Evie & Ainsley: {Urbana, Il child Photographer}

Share the love and leave a comment for these beautiful little girls. If they get 15 comments I?ll gift them a free print! And don?t forget to like the?Shannon Leigh Anderson Photography page on facebook! ?Check there for updates!