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  This morning I posted a completely transparent + honest image on Instagram, and I loved hearing how many people connected with it! For all of us, the holidays can get overwhelming and feel oh-so-busy with expectations. For me, reality looks like a pre-cut tree, bistro/patio lights on said tree, no ornaments (because Laney), and […]

Dec 17, 2015

Christmas Preparation Reality

Christmas Preparation Reality

  This morning I posted a completely transparent + honest image on Instagram, and I loved hearing how many people connected with it! For all of us, the holidays can get overwhelming and feel oh-so-busy with expectations. For me, reality looks like a pre-cut tree, bistro/patio lights on said tree, no ornaments (because Laney), and […]

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Dec 17, 2015

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“Thank you again, Laurelyn. You’ve been such a pleasure to work with and have been so kind and encouraging to us throughout this season. We are very grateful! The photos are spectacular! You certainly captured the joy and beauty of our wedding day. We are very thankful for the beautiful collection you’ve given us!” Kristin + […]

Dec 6, 2015

Kristin + Timm // A Kind Review

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Sarah + Alex met at college at WLC in Milwaukee, and felt a connection and began dating during their sophmore year. They bonded over their mutual love for exploring the outdoors, a deep love for their friends + family, and ultimately Alex proposed atop a hiking tower at Lapham Peak State Park this past fall! […]

Nov 25, 2015

Sarah + Alex // Romantic Fall Milwaukee Lakeshore Engagement

Sarah + Alex // Romantic Fall Milwaukee Lakeshore Engagement

Sarah + Alex met at college at WLC in Milwaukee, and felt a connection and began dating during their sophmore year. They bonded over their mutual love for exploring the outdoors, a deep love for their friends + family, and ultimately Alex proposed atop a hiking tower at Lapham Peak State Park this past fall! […]

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Nov 25, 2015

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Trust me, engagement sessions can in fact be very enjoyable, if you find someone who’s approach matches up with your interests + needs! Personally, my approach is all about giving my couples a relaxed + fun chance to be themselves and get used to being in front of the camera. You might actually regret not […]

Nov 24, 2015

You might be disappointed if you skip an engagement session – here’s why!

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“Laurelyn Savannah is an amazing photographer! She comes prepared to give you a comfortable, enjoyable and memorable experience. She is so down to earth and easy going. Our summer engagement session was perfect. There was a wonderful balance of client and photographer collaboration molded with her unique and timeless style. She really takes the time […]

Nov 6, 2015

Jill + Chris // A Kind Review

Jill + Chris // A Kind Review

“Laurelyn Savannah is an amazing photographer! She comes prepared to give you a comfortable, enjoyable and memorable experience. She is so down to earth and easy going. Our summer engagement session was perfect. There was a wonderful balance of client and photographer collaboration molded with her unique and timeless style. She really takes the time […]

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Nov 6, 2015

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Besides weddings, the only other type of portraiture I choose to specialize in is lifestyle. You might be wondering, what is a lifestyle session exactly, and who is it for? I’ve written on the topic previously, but my quick definition is that it’s about documenting a person (or small group of people) in their everyday […]

Nov 3, 2015

5 Ways to Prep for Your At-Home Lifestyle Session

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“Not only is Laurelyn an excellent photographer, but her easy going and friendly demeanor made our engagement photos a wonderful experience. She’s hard working, well-versed on everything wedding related, and always willing to go the extra mile for me and my fiancé. Her light hearted sense of humor coupled with her clear knowledge of lighting […]

Nov 1, 2015

Whitney + Michael // A Kind Review

Whitney + Michael // A Kind Review

“Not only is Laurelyn an excellent photographer, but her easy going and friendly demeanor made our engagement photos a wonderful experience. She’s hard working, well-versed on everything wedding related, and always willing to go the extra mile for me and my fiancé. Her light hearted sense of humor coupled with her clear knowledge of lighting […]

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Nov 1, 2015

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Well they certainly don’t call Chicago the Windy City for no reason, but Banafsheh + Virag could have cared less about the weather! They were so wrapped up in making the most of our time together, truly nothing else mattered but enjoying some kisses under the El train + snuggling together in their favorite spots. […]

Oct 29, 2015

The Windy City

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“We chose Laurelyn for our June 2015 wedding and could not be happier with our decision! She is amazingly talented and creative. Laurelyn was great about communicating with my fiancé and I throughout the entire planning process. She facetimed when we were long distance and stayed in touch by answering all of my questions and […]

Oct 21, 2015

Nikki + Taylor // A Kind Review

Nikki + Taylor // A Kind Review

“We chose Laurelyn for our June 2015 wedding and could not be happier with our decision! She is amazingly talented and creative. Laurelyn was great about communicating with my fiancé and I throughout the entire planning process. She facetimed when we were long distance and stayed in touch by answering all of my questions and […]

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Oct 21, 2015

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September + October are two of my favorite months of the year, and this year they have been filled with several wonderful couples + wedding days. While I am working hard to deliver images and blogging a little less frequently to give my clients my full attention, I want to share a few images from […]

Oct 15, 2015

Christina + Jordan // Rustic, Elegant + Romantic Whistling Straits Wedding Preview

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