I'm Jessica Lauren - a wedding photographer for happy couples who are stoked about their wedding day! I couldn't be more thrilled that you stopped by! This is where I share bits and pieces of my passionate heart, spontaneous adventures, and pretty pictures of my rad clients! Feel free to grab a cup of coffee and stay awhile! xoxo


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Kenton & Audrey :: Cozy Coffee Date in the Woods // Busch Wildlife

Oh friends, I am so excited to share Kenton and Audrey’s session on the blog today!! These two, let me just tell ya. I just think they are the best!! We “met” for the first time over the phone a few months ago where I got to hear all about how they first connected and […]

February 13, 2019

Couples, Engagement

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Andrew & Caroline :: Central West End Engagement Photos

Okay, these two are just the best!! Last October we met up at Forest Park for Andrew and Caroline’s engagement such and we had such a blast! Their adorable little guy, Jackson, snuck in a few photos as well and it was such a sweet time. We ended the night off with Jeni’s ice cream […]

February 7, 2019

Couples, Engagement

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Dan and Ashley :: Damiansville Illinois Wedding

My goodness, I loved kicking off my 2019 with these two!! Dan and Ashley are absolutely precious and it was so fun seeing their sweet family come together as one. Ashley is such a light, is so full of joy, and couldn’t have been a more radiant bride!! We lucked out big time and had […]

January 31, 2019

Couples, Weddings

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Eric and Shaylyn :: Quail Ridge Park Engagement Photos

Oh friends – Eric and Shaylyn are some of the world’s sweetest and most genuine people, and I had the BEST time at their engagement session!! We randomly got dumped on with snow the day we were supposed to shoot, and yet these two were such troopers in all the slush and absolutely killed their […]

January 29, 2019

Couples, Engagement

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Hunter and Kaitlyn :: Midwest Engagement Session

I’m catching up on all my sweet fall engagement sessions, and I’m SO excited to share Kaitlyn and Hunter’s session on the blog today! We were able to squeeze this in right before a big snow & things got crazy cold around here, and we were all so grateful! I absolutely LOVED photographing these cuties […]

January 24, 2019


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