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new jersey wedding photographer // maura + evan

Two super in love people, getting married in their home, + surrounded by their closest family + friends? SIGN ME UP! Friends, this wedding is equal parts sweet, hilarious and lovely. Don’t day you weren’t warned.

Getting married in your house is kind of my favorite thing ever.

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Maura’s house is so stinkin’ cute, I’m not surprised all of her details were as well..

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First looks with dads are seriously my favorite thing.

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I don’t know what Pop-pop was saying here, but clearly it was hilarious.



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Maura + Evan weren’t into any traditions, so when he whipped around the corner I was so glad to capture his reaction to seeing Maura. It was the cutest thing ever,

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Maura + Evan’s ceremony was all about them and they had both a rabbi + a priest officiate.

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Maura, you GLOW.

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10 seconds after saying “I Do”, they were like “let’s get a ring shot”. I thought they meant a traditional ring shot, and then they gave me the finger, and I was laughing and they were laughing at me, and then at each other, and oh-my-goodness it was so perfect.

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After a few family formals, we headed to an area near their house to get a few portraits of the two of them..

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How incredibly beautiful are these people?!

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Maura, you light up a room with your laughter. Evan, you’re pretty cool too.

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After the portraits, we headed back to the house so Maura’s dad could give a toast. It was so perfect.

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And then Evan gave a little toast.

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New family!



Maura + Evan, you guys are seriously the best. I loved spending your day with you, capturing your love, and getting to witness the love of your family. So much love to you both! xo, Lauren

  • June 15, 2017 - 8:55 pm

    jenny g - THIS looked a fun-soaked wedding surrounded by an amazing family! This whole day just radiates joy and happiness. Your wedding photography is just always so gorgeous, my friend! Congratulations beautiful Maura and Evan! XOXOReplyCancel

  • June 16, 2017 - 2:11 am

    Kristine B - I love how you totally capture the FEEL of a wedding day. These images are so lovely and I feel like I was there. Such a sweet day!! Love!!ReplyCancel

  • June 17, 2017 - 12:52 am

    Maura - Lauren, you are an amazing photographer! We couldn’t be happier with the pictures and you make it so easy to be relaxed and just enjoy it!!ReplyCancel

  • June 20, 2017 - 4:39 pm

    Erin Schmidt - Lauren you are such a fabulous story teller! I feel like I was there :) . Just gorgeous!ReplyCancel

  • June 22, 2017 - 3:14 am

    Caitlynn - Lauren, you are THE BEST at capturing all those special, little moments. I love everything about this wedding. The fact that it took place in their home, Pop-pop, the impromptu first look, everything! Crazy, beautiful images.ReplyCancel

  • June 22, 2017 - 7:43 pm

    Karen - I just love intimate weddings, and everything about this was perfect. Every little thing perfect. loving the light and emotion that shines through in all of these! well done you!ReplyCancel

  • June 23, 2017 - 3:26 am

    TB - I always have a major soft spot for first looks with dads… then I saw pop-pop… and DIED! Amazing work and gorgeous bride too. PS I love your processing :-)ReplyCancel