Author - Julie Floyd


Many years ago, a bored international tax attorney who, instead of having her head properly buried in the tax code, dreamed of a job where she could play with children, color and run around all day in her stocking feet. Julie Floyd, our founder, followed her dream and has never looked back. Julie always says her greatest talent is attracting talented people and our Chicago location is no exception. Sarah Dickerson, Chicago’s head photographer, was educated at Columbia College in the art of photography and has had a passion for kids ever since she became her neighborhood’s number one babysitter growing up 60 miles outside of the greater Chicago area. Sarah is one of the most fun-loving, bubbly and kid-friendly photographers that you’ll ever come across, and her determination to make even the shyest of kids smile is something that you’ll always remember.  Visit us at and our studio at 917 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago.

The Secrets to Newborn Photography

Recently, I had the honor of photographing these 6 day old, premie twin baby boys.  At Classic Kids, we photograph newborn babies a lot, but it never ceases to amaze me what a miracle a newborn baby really is.  They are brand new human life, and 100% raw potential.

Professional newborn photos are a wonderful gift to give your child.  Imagine having a piece of art that captures the very beginning of your life!

Newborn photography takes a very special skill set to achieve art with th...

Posted on January 16, 2013 at 7:00 AM by Julie Floyd