Regional Park Archives | Lauren Baker Photography Blog
Lauren Baker Photography Minnesota wedding and engagement photographer winter proposal Fish Lake Regional Park

There are so many things to be thankful for – yes, even in the wild year that was 2020. For Candace and Chase, on Thanksgiving Day morning, they added one more pretty epic item to their “I’m thankful for XYZ” list! Y’all know how much I geek out over love, right? So when I have the chance to photograph a proposal I geek out and squeal extra hard.

read full post here

share:

OMG! I absolutely love these two! Alexandra and Cameron seriously are one of the sweetest, kindest, and warmest couple’s I’ve ever met! 

After rescheduling because of super frigid temps, the three of us met at Lebanon Hills Park on a very blustery winter afternoon. Is it just me or did this winter just DRAG ON AND ON?! 

Thankfully, my winter blues melted away with Alexandra and Cameron’s giggles

read full post here

share:

This winter was pretty crazy. Lots of below zero temps and frigid mornings. The morning of Jen and Nick’s engagement session was one of those mornings. We’re talking -4 degrees but man…they were troopers.

Thankfully, the plan wasn’t to stay outside for long. Thank God! These two had the brilliant plan of taking their engagement photos at one of their favorite places — Hymie’s Vintage Records.

read full post here

share:

On a quiet winter evening, almost a year ago, John planned a super romantic evening for Dana. They were going to Madison for Christmas but on the way they stopped at Wisconsin Dells. There, he rented a cabin and after a yummy dinner, popped the question. Delighted, Dana said yes.

read full post here

share:

We’re free spirited love and adventure seekers who know the value of having a game plan while allowing room for flexibility in order to embrace the unexpected, joyful moments life throws our way. 

"

our philosophy

book your experience

get in touch to

Working with Lauren was easy breezy and FUN! She gave us our most treasured photos ever!

- GRACE AND NICK

There was a chunk of time in our wedding planning when we thought we'd go without a professional photographer to save on cost (terrible idea!) but once we met with Lauren, we knew we'd be in good hands. She checked in often and asked questions that got us thinking about other parts of the wedding that we probably would've missed. Lauren captured exactly who we are as a couple!

Lauren's enthusiasm and passion make the photo-taking process so fun – she made me feel like a star!

- Alisa AND Adam

Lauren and her team are so much fun to work with! She made us feel so comfortable on the day of our wedding, providing both silly and helpful cues to help us relax and be ourselves in our photos. Lauren’s background in dance is super helpful in recognizing simple posture changes that make a big difference, too. Oh, and the photos we got are just stunning!

Lauren was pivotal in making our wedding day perfect!

- Emma AND Erik

My husband and I looked FOR MONTHS to find the perfect photographer and after meeting Lauren we knew was the best fit for us. She made our day so much fun and easy. She found little opportunities to make the perfect photo all with a  calm ease that comes from someone who has an artistic eye along with experience in understanding the flow of a wedding.

Not only is Lauren an amazing human being, but she is an awesome photographer!

- Haley AND Erick

I've been in several weddings and have worked with a multitude of photographers and I never felt as confident as I did with Lauren. I love how professional she is. She helped with the timeline way in advance and we stuck to that timeline the day of. She was also able to professionally and firmly keep unruly family members settled and focused and navigated family drama beautifully!

home   •   about   •   Weddings

Portraits   •   Blog   •   contact

follow along