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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Alex and Jessica :: Bloomington Country Club Wedding

Okay – can we just take a second to talk about these two?! Alex and Jessica are SUCH incredible souls and their day was nothing short of amazing!! These guys were married at the St. Patrick’s Church of Merna and then had their reception at the Bloomington Country Club and it couldn’t have been a […]

June 12, 2017


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Mitchell and Karli :: Forest Park Anniversary Session

I’m so excited to share today’s blog post – these two are SUCH troopers!! Mitch and Karli drove all the way to St. Louis from Bloomington last Sunday for a (freezing!) cold anniversary session – and they were absolute rockstars!! These guys are so full of joy and love for one another – you’d never […]

January 3, 2017


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Five Truths I’m Carrying into my Twenties

(Photo credit: Janelle Putrich Photography) Birthdays always bring about a lot of reflection in my heart and mind. Each year, I can’t help but think over the past 12 months and contemplate life and the person that I want to be. This is especially true this considering I turned twenty yesterday (wait what?!) and I […]

October 10, 2016

Personal, Uncategorized

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Randy & Hillary :: Forest Park Engagement Session

It’s always such an honor photograph such sweet and joyful couples!! Randy and Hillary share such a genuine love that is so obvious to everyone around them! You can’t spend more than five minutes with these two and not be in awe of their beautiful relationship! We spent our Friday evening exploring Forest Park for their engagement session […]

August 16, 2015


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Where He Leads :: Personal

Sometimes the things we do and the places we go don’t make a whole lot of sense to the average eye. Our society pushes us to “find ourselves” and “be unique”, when in reality, all it truly does is try its very best to shove us all into the same exact cookie cutter mold. Go to school, graduate, […]

March 21, 2015


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