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Kristen & Erik’s Wedding at Canyonwood Ridge

Filed in : For Brides, Wedding

The Hoglund wedding! What a blast. I couldn’t edit these and get them on the blog fast enough. This was a BIG wedding, with 20 wedding people in their wedding party and enough guests to pack the venue. And I’m not surprised that Kristen & Erik have so many friends! They’re two of the nicest […]

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Explained: Second Photographers

Filed in : For Brides

What is a second photographer? A second photographer is exactly what it sounds like; having not just one, but two photographers at your wedding! Now, let’s decide how many photographers YOU need! Here’s a summary of what each photographer does on your wedding day and beyond… The lead photographer communicates with the bride & groom, […]

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Favorite Photos of 2018

Filed in : For Brides, Personal, Wedding

2018! What a year. I photographed more weddings, more couples, more high school and college seniors, and (WAY) more proposals than any year before. I loved it! Seriously, I have a cool job. To begin 2019, I first need to take another look at 2018, because it was so good that it deserves a few […]

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3 Questions Brides Have When Hiring a Photographer

Filed in : For Brides

Googling “Wedding Photographer” is overwhelming. You’ll find ads for local studios, reviews, blogs on big publication websites, and pages and pages of listings on The Knot. It’s…a lot. If you’re like most brides, photography is important to you, but you’ve never hired a wedding photographer before, so it’s hard to know where to begin! Keep […]

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What Time Should We Start Our Ceremony?

Filed in : For Brides

After choosing a date and venue for your wedding, one of the first things you’ll need to figure out is the timing of the day. How long do you want your wedding to be, and what time will it begin and end? This conversation is often started by imagining how you’d like your wedding day […]

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5 Tasks NOT to Save For The Week of Your Wedding

Filed in : For Brides

Let’s get right to it!   1. Finishing DIY Projects DIY project can be a great way to personalize decorations and your guests’ experience, but be careful not to fall into a common Pinterest trap! Seeing a perfectly photographed finished products online makes some projects look easier than they are, so don’t take on too […]

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What Every Bride is Surprised By in Her Wedding Gallery

Filed in : For Brides

You’re counting down the days until you receive your wedding photography gallery. You can’t wait to see the photos taken while you were putting on your dress, during your first look, walking down the aisle, and all of those sunset portraits that you know are going to be gorgeous. But what most brides are shocked […]

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My Favorite Details of 2017

Filed in : For Brides, Personal

It’s no secret that I love working with brides who know their style and make their wedding decor and details reflect their personality as a couple. No matter how expensive or inexpensive, creatively DIY or designed by a professional, your wedding details help tell the story of the day your marriage began. My 2017 couples had […]

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5 Ways Your Wedding Photos Won’t Ever Be Forgotten

Filed in : For Brides

I truly believe that investing in your wedding photography is one of the most important things you can do. After your wedding day, the cake will be eaten, the flowers will wilt, and your dress may hang in a closet without being seen for years. But do you know what will be seen? The photos […]

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Wedding Photography: The Do’s and Don’ts

Filed in : For Brides

Wondering how to make the most of your wedding photography? How to have amazing photos that completely capture what it was like to be there? Or how to make sure your photographer is on the same page? You’re in the right place! Here are the most important Do’s and Don’ts to ensure your wedding photos […]

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I'm lAUREN GARRISON

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My goal is to capture your wedding and portraits creatively and honestly. I believe the most important factor in choosing a photographer is choosing someone who will not only allow you to be yourself, but who will make it easy to let your personality show through in your photos.

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