Pop the confetti, because you made it to one of the most pivotal seasons of your life you've worked so hard for! Here and gone once in a lifetime, senior year is an adventure, and I'm here to be your bestie photographer to make sure you get to preserve the memories that matter most. Your custom senior experience will have you looking and feeling your best authentic self, having so much fun, and will leave you with stunning images and heirlooms that show your beautiful soul from the inside out!

For the dreamers, life-lovers, and joyful achievers

luxury aurora illinois senior photographer

I hope you know and feel like it's a big deal. 'Cause it is! But trust me, I know sometimes high school isn't all rainbows and butterflies. It's likely that at times you have struggled with peer pressure, self esteem, confidence, and comparison. In the age of social media, it's easy to feel lost, like you can never match up. Everything is digital, fast, and constantly changing. Even you.

But what MAKES you YOU is your soul, your spirit, and it's the most beautiful part of you. The part I want to bring out in photos and help you celebrate.

Here's the thing, you're not like a trend that will fade in 24hrs. You're the only you, unique and valuable, and that's the part I want to bring to life and capture for you! This chapter in your life is too meaningful to not give it the shining moment it deserves.

My heart is that you have an experience that brings you joy, instills confidence, leaves you feeling excited to celebrate this chapter and looking forward to what's ahead. You're in your senior era, girl. Let's rock it!!

you're in your
senior era.

a chapter worth honoring + celebrating

hey grad

you want to feel connected and cared for with a meaningful experience 

You love photos and value both digital & physical memories of this season

You want trendy pics that feel natural, personable, and show your true self

You need some help feeling comfortable and at ease in front of the camera

You're a good mix of down to earth and down to have fun!

I might be your                   senior photographer if:


It's time to see the beautiful images we made together. We'll choose your favorites, design your album, and make sure you have every digital and physical product you love to preserve your senior year.

cue the #seniorsunday posts!

the reveal

You show up looking amazing, and I'll take care of the rest, from posing to locations to making sure we get every meaningful shot. Bring a friend or pet and your fav playlist, I can't wait to hang with you!

let's make some magic

the session

We meet in person or on Zoom together to customize all your session details, studio menu and products. This is a FUN hour and it's where we get to really connect and pull it all together!

where the vision comes to life

planning call

Let's have a quick chat with parent/guardian to connect, cover details, and find out if this is the experience you've been dreaming of for your senior girl's photos! Start HERE

Are we the perfect match?

Getting started





Showcase your favorite senior photos in a curated collection of high end frames ready to make a statement in your home.

wall art

Most loved of all, the signature senior album is where your photos come to life. Hand-crafted and custom made for you, it comes included in our luxe collection.


        prints+ products

Every collection includes a digital gallery with matching prints, so you can scroll, save, and relive the memories wherever you want.

image bundles


Let's start planning your dream photos

This is a unique and custom full-service experience, where we work together so that you walk away with what truly brings you joy. It's a senior experience unlike others, because your memories deserve the absolute best. Actual investment varies. Start with filling out the form or sending an email to info@charitywhitephotography.com, and we'll be on our way to making senior photo dreams come true!

Are you ready?

1:1 planning
styling guidance
full studio menu
keepsake albums
luxe wall art
& more

You'll be amazing. That's why I'm here! It's my job to guide you and get you relaxed, comfortable, and feeling like an actual queen every step of the way. 

What if i'm shy and not great in front of the camera?

This depends on YOU, your vision and aesthetic, and what brings you joy. I have tons of suggestions to help find the perfect spot at our design consultation!

what locations do you recommend for seniors photos?

YES! If you're senior from Aurora, Naperville, Geneva, Wheaton, Oswego, or surrounding cities in the western Chicago suburbs, you're in the right place.

Do you work with other high schools around aurora il?

At our ordering session, you'll choose your fav images (bundle of digitals + prints) included in your package. You can upgrade or add unlimited more a la carte!

Will i get all of the digital images with my session?

Heck yeah. This is often the most stressful part, but not anymore. You'll get a detailed style guide + personalized support from me, even through texting.

Do you help advise on outfits and styling?

I've partnered with some of the best HMUA's in the area who are trained in special techniques for photos. We get you camera-ready with natural/glam, so you still look and feel like YOU.

what's the perks of hair & makeup instead of doing my own?

Frequently Asked Questions


From the very beginning she had so many great ideas and worked with me so well to figure out the looks that I was going for my senior photos. She was able to create the image that I wanted and was so fun to work and shoot with!


Charity offers style guides, works to find the perfect location, does a photo reveal, and offers quality products for your prints that are hard to find elsewhere. On top of that, she’s such a joy to work with and is so much fun!

"Her whole process is
unlike other photographers I've worked with - in the best way!"

I felt extremely comfortable with her and loved that she suggested different poses for me. Loved my experience and the photos I received were insanely good! It was an 11/10 experience and would HIGHLY recommend!

"Charity is literally THE BEST! She brought my vision to life, but better!"

Charity did a wonderful job photographing my headshots. Her ability to personalize and mingle with people is phenomenal! She is wonderful at what she does, and is very caring. If you are wondering if Charity is the photographer for you, YES!

"Charity really cares about her clients and what she is doing."

Charity is so much fun to work with! She’s great at posing and catching gorgeous lighting. She helped me create one of a kind [photos] and I hope to continue working with her!

"She has a creative eye and can envision more than I could ever imagine."

I'm excited to hear from you, and can't wait to connect! I usually reach out by phone within 1 business day.

Thank you!

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