I’m Lauren Ashley, the founder and lead photographer of this Chicago-based photography and videography studio. I’m a coffee addict, a fun-loving mom,  and animal lover. 

Weddings are always emotional for me, no matter how many I photograph. I love serving every couple, creating an experience just for them.

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   Happy Valentines Day! On a day like today, we stop and recognize all the care and love we have for one another. The endearment and admiration that is seen is something that should be shown and given all throughout the year. Working in the wedding industry is like experiencing the emotional atmosphere of Valentine’s […]


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   Just when you think you know what love is, something little comes along and shows you how big it really is. #maternityphotography   Tags: baby bump, chicago, downtown chicago, expectant mother, expecting, lauren ashley, lauren ashley studios, maternity, maternity photo shoot, maternity photography, maternity session, photographer, pink dress, pregnancy photography, pregnant