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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Tom and Chrissy :: Grafton Winery Wedding

Oh friends, I am so excited and honored to share this day!! Tom and Chrissy are some of my favorite people and getting to know them and their crew during this season has been such a gift to me!! These two are some of the most kind, thoughtful and incredible people and their day was […]

September 5, 2020

Couples, Weddings

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Mitchell & Abby :: Haue Valley Wedding Photos

Mitchell and Abby… where do I even begin?! These two are such incredible people and sharing in their day was just the biggest joy!!! You can tell that these two are so loved by their people and I can see why. Mitchell and Abby exude grace and kindness and it was so special to document […]

August 14, 2020

Couples, Weddings

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Brian & Kellie :: Main Street Abbey Wedding | Columbia, Illinois

What a sweet celebration this day was!! Brian and Kellie were my very first couple that had to postpone their wedding this spring when the world seemed to change overnight. These two handled such chaos with so much grace, and it the fact that we were able to squeeze in their big day this summer […]

August 4, 2020

Couples, Weddings

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Nick & Alex :: Piazza Messina Wedding Photos

Good grief, I am grateful for these two!! One of the biggest gifts of this year has been watching my couples handle the craziness of wedding planning in the pandemic like absolute CHAMPS. Nobody ever expected or wanted to be dealing with this, but I have been so thankful for such generous and sweet couples […]

July 31, 2020

Couples, Engagement

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Jay & Olivia :: Missouri Backyard Wedding

Oh my goodness, I am SO excited to share this sweet wedding today!! As we all know, 2020 has been quite the year, especially in regards to weddings. Which means getting to celebrate with these two was EXTRA special after all the changes and adjustments they had to make this day happen!! Jay & Liv […]

June 30, 2020

Couples, Weddings

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