Last year, we road-tripped from Albuquerque to San Francisco, hitting five national parks along the way. We LOVED that trip and set a new goal of visiting every national park in our lifetime. So this year, for our three year anniversary trip, we choose three more parks to check off the list. Neither of us […]
I’ve loved the desert landscape of the Southwest since my first family vacation to the Grand Canyon & Utah many years ago. And last year summer, when Matt & I drove across the country visiting national parks, that love for the desert was reaffirmed. When we decided to take short winter trip, we thought about […]
After 9 years of dating, Talin and my brother Russell are husband & wife! They were only 13 or 14 years old when they started dating. Like many of the best couples I know, including Matt and I, they met in the school band. I remember noticing them spending time together, but back then, I […]
After two years in a row of easy, laid-back vacations (at an all-inclusive Sandals and a cruise to the Caribbean), we decided to take a more unstructured and adventurous road trip this summer! We flew from Austin to Albuquerque, where we rented a car to begin our road trip across the Southwest United States. The […]
Around this time every year, my husband Matt and I plan to go on vacation. Last year, we went to Grenada for our honeymoon, and this year we opted for another relaxing trip – a cruise with Royal Caribbean to Roatan Honduras, Costa Maya, and Cozumel. This was my first ever cruise. I’ve always loved […]
I’ve been on some pretty great vacations – to Hawaii, Jamaica, Grenada, The Grand Canyon, the East Coast, Florida beaches – and in my three or so trips to Colorado, it’s proved to be one of my favorites every time. Like Austin, there’s a lot to do and a lot to see. But there, the […]
Good news – Lauren Pape Photography is now Lauren Garrison Photography! On June 18th, I married my boyfriend/fiancé/best friend of almost six years, Matt Garrison. The wedding was a ton of fun, and I discovered that the rumors are true – your wedding day is one of the best days of your life. For a […]
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.