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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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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Paul and Andrea :: NEO on Locust // Downtown St. Louis Wedding

Goodness sakes, these two are just the best ever. I honestly can’t get over this day for so many reasons. The joy, the excitement, & the anticipation was absolutely palpable. Andrea and I have been chatting back and forth about her and Paul’s day for over a year now – so to see everything come […]

December 11, 2018


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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

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