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Christy’s Downtown Bachelorette Party Session | Austin, Texas Photographer

Filed in : Bachelorette Party

Austin has become a super popular city for bachelorette parties, and I totally understand why! A fun downtown, the river, great food… Austin is kinda awesome. I notice groups of girls walking around in matching outfits almost every time I go downtown. 😂 A few weeks ago, Nicolette asked if I could help surprise her […]

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Planning a SURPRISE marriage proposal? DON’T do these things!

Filed in : LG Tips, Proposal

I am the only one who thinks it’s kinda weird that you’re expected to craft an elaborate LIE before asking someone to love and trust you forever? 🤔 It doesn’t make much sense, does it? 😂 But if you want to plan a surprise proposal that’s actually a surprise, this blog is for you! Maybe […]

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Private Overlook in Austin, Texas | Sharwin & Julie’s Marriage Proposal

Filed in : Proposal

It’s the first #MarryMeMonday🥂 of 2022! And of course, the first story of the year needs to be BIG, so I’m sharing Sharwin’s recent proposal to Julie! Way back in July, he contacted me to start planning his proposal. Julie & Sharwin became friends during their undergrad at UT and started dating while they were both […]

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Micro Wedding at Josephine House | Chanel & Jonathan

Filed in : For Photographers, Wedding

I wish we could show these photos to 7th grade friends Chanel & Jonathan. It would probably blow their minds. 🤯 The Jelinek wedding! THIS is exactly why I loooooove small weddings. Nothing about Chanel & Jonathan’s wedding was boring, stock, or overly traditional. They made their wedding day completely their own. They knew what […]

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Read My Story in Voyage Austin Magazine!

Filed in : Personal

I’ve been featured in Voyage Austin Magazine! They interviewed me about my journey as a photographer and business owner. I’ve copied the full interview below, and you can read it on their website here > Today we’d like to introduce you to Lauren Garrison. Hi Lauren, can you start by introducing yourself? We’d love to […]

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Romantic Villa Antonia Wedding | Viviana & Jake

Filed in : Wedding

The Mullin Wedding! What a DAY. 🤩 Viviana & Jake’s wedding was an explosion of style, romance, and beauty. They worked so hard to create a one-of-a-kind experience for themselves and their guests. Scroll to the bottom to see the extensive vendor team led by the amazing Alexis and Jordyn of Simply XO Events.👏👏👏 They […]

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Colorful Outdoor Wedding at Shiraz Garden in Bastrop | Tara & Lee

Filed in : Wedding

Tara’ & Lee’s wedding was full of love, color, beautiful landscapes, dancing, and ice cream. 😋 They were married on a beautiful hill country overlook at Shiraz Garden in Bastrop. Tara and I explored her stunning venue for her bridal portraits a month earlier, and I fell in love with its beautiful views and unique […]

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Fall Hidden Creek DFW Wedding | Rachel & Stephen

Filed in : Wedding

The Janovsky wedding! This is a day we’ve all been looking forward to for so long! I’ve known Rachel since she was a bridesmaid in her sister Rebecca’s wedding in 2017. Then, she was a bridesmaid again in her cousin Megan’s wedding last year. (Can you tell that I love this family?) Now, it was […]

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Colorful South Congress Ave. Austin Senior Photos | Lauren

Filed in : Seniors

Meet Lauren! She has a great name 😉 and even better style. I love both of the outfits she choose for her senior photo session. Her bright red dress and black combat boots perfectly complimented the colorful backgrounds on South Congress and matched her own effortlessly cool personality. As we walked up and down Congress […]

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Texas Hill Country Riverside Engagement Photos | Makayley & Adam + Their Dog

Filed in : Engagement

Soaking in a bright sunset, walking through fields of brushy grass, dancing on a dock over a river. ☀️🌾 This isn’t an indie music video… this is Makayley & Adam’s engagement session. 😄 They’re high school sweethearts and have been together for almost 10 years. They got engaged on a sailboat during a trip to […]

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