Top Minnesota Event & Wedding Photographer
Lauren B. Photography is an established, award-winning photography company serving individuals, families, couples, and companies in the Twin Cities, Minnesota, and beyond. I capture portraits and events for those who love and celebrate real life.
HI! I’M LAURIE AND I PHOTOGRAPH PORTRAITS AND EVENTS FOR PEOPLE WHO LOVE AND CELEBRATE REAL LIFE.
Laurie is a not-shorter nickname for my legal name, Lauren, but it’s what I go by. The “B” is for my middle name, Briana.
I fell for photography in my high school dark room. When I discovered this passion could translate into a real job, I started LBP in 2007, and it slowly grew into the best career I could ask for.
I LOVE this work, my clients, and preserving your moments for a lifetime. I try to focus on what really matters. Real life is perfect enough. “All in a lifetime,” as my Papa says.
A few things about me, in no particular order:
I love love love my red lab Mabel. She and my husband Tim have my heart.
Ice cream and cookies are my favorite. And my mom’s “buster bar.” And chai.
I work out every day lest I be quite crabby (also: see above).
I consider myself incredibly lucky to do this job. Sure, it’s hard work (and self-employment tax is the pits) but this is what I’m meant to do.
I’ve heard that childhood tendencies can predict future callings. As a kid, I spent a lot of time watching from the perimeter before joining in, (re-)arranging things, and wanting to know everything the adults were talking about.
I remember choosing a duffel bag pattern I thought I’d like when I was older instead of what I liked at the time. I saved things like stickers longer than anyone should. All in an effort to preserve - how fitting for a photographer, right?
I’m terrible at telling stories. I think it’s a family trait haha. But showing stories, through images, that is where I shine!
It’s an honor to be recognized in the event and wedding industry:
Best Photography, Minnesota Meetings + Events Readers' Choice Awards
2017, 2016, 2015, 2013, 2012
Best Event Photography, ILEA Minnesota Star Awards
Best Wedding Photography, ILEA Minnesota Star Awards
Best Team Effort, ILEA Minnesota Star Awards
2016, 2015, 2013
Up-and-Coming Supplier, Minnesota Meetings + Events Hall of Fame Award
NE Minneapolis Studio
Natural or created light, white walls inside and urban feel outside, great for consultations and a variety of sessions and styles.
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