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Lauren Elliott

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Alabama Wedding & Portrait Photographer

Lauren Elliott

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I'm a hopeless romantic who finds great joy in creating and capturing connection and beauty wherever I go. Here you can find my most recent weddings and other fun things that are happening here at Lauren Elliott Photography!

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Welcome to my journal full of joyful moments, romantic images, and all the pretty details that make life so wonderful. Here you'll find totally gorgeous couples, talented seniors, adoring moms, and precious families. Their stories, perfectly curated to preserve life's most treasured moments. 

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Hey I'm Lauren

Photographer. Teacher.
Wife & Mom. 

I'm Alabama wedding and portrait photographer based in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. I serve gorgeous, memorable couples, talented seniors, adoring mothers, and precious families. 

Whatever stage of life, your pictures are memories preserved and timeless treasures. 


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Birmingham Botanical Garden Bridal Session – Cheslee Williams

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Bridal Education

This Birmingham Botanical Garden Bridal session was simply blooming (literally!!). Florals of pinks and greens, natural tulip blooms, and the gorgeousness that is the botanical gardens, this session was the perfect start to the spring season this year! Cheslee’s modern gown with capped sleeves and long veil had everyone in awe. It was hard to […]

Alabama Senior Portraits

University of Alabama Senior Portraits – Makayla Creed – Nursing

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Seniors

University of Alabama Senior Grad Portrait Session for this UA nursing student was beyond joyful! I am so blessed to work with beautiful, talented, amazing grads. Taking Makayla’s Senior Portraits at UA was not only an honor, it was a delight! Naturally we visited the iconic spots – Presidents Mansion, Denny Chimes, and Bryant Denny. […]

Intimate Spring Heritage House Wedding in Tuscaloosa – Darah and Frank Newell

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Weddings

Darah & Frank’s intimate Tuscaloosa wedding was more than dreamy. Details of soft ivory, natural greens, paired with grey suits and soft pink bridesmaids dresses. This little spring wedding was simply divine and made me completely reconsider my love for big weddings! This is close to possibly one of my favorite weddings to date. Including […]

Maternity Session Tuscaloosa

Tuscaloosa Maternity Session – Chrissy & Aaron

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Maternity

Chrissy’s Tuscaloosa Maternity session was absolutely glowing. The Alabama sunshine gave us the best gift that day. Just days away from welcoming their first baby, Chrissy and Aaron celebrated together by capturing the most joyful journey of becoming parents.  Tuscaloosa’s Capitol Park is such a beautiful sun filled spot for any type of pictures. But […]

Intimate Tuscaloosa July Farm Wedding – Brandon & Michelle Shuttlesworth

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Weddings

Michelle & Brandon’s July Tuscaloosa wedding was intimate and joyful. A southern farm style wedding with touches of subtle elegance and farmhouse decor. It was a perfect merriment for their styles. Brandon, a casual country boy & Michelle, a gorgeous southern girl. Both of which enjoy the simple things in life. Well, maybe Michelle likes […]

A Downtown Tuscaloosa & Riverwalk Engagement Session – Darah and Frank

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Engagements

This downtown Tuscaloosa engagement session was certainly one I wont forget. Darah and Frank were so much fun! They started their session downtown in casual attire then we traveled down to the riverwalk in a more dressy fashion. The location is perfectly fitting because these Tuscaloosa locals will be getting married next year near the […]

Tuscaloosa Maternity Portraits – Rylleigh at Willow Way Farms

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Maternity

A Tuscaloosa maternity session I cannot stop obsessing over, Rylleigh & Dane were perfect! Rylleigh asked if we could take pictures at her local boarding stable, Willow Way Farms. Um, YES! I love new locations, especially ones that are meaningful to clients! This is her second home – specifically to her two gorgeous horses. Before […]

Tuscaloosa Intimate Spring Wedding – Michael & Tara Arrington

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Weddings

Michel & Tara’s Tuscaloosa Wedding was intimate and joyful. Their colorful florals included bright pinks, corals, bold blues, and accents of white and green. Although small, this wedding’s details were perfect. From the moment I started to work with these, I could tell there were such beautiful personal touches incorporated. For one, Tara is definitely […]

University of Alabama Senior Portraits – Tara

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Seniors

Tara’s University of Alabama senior portraits were the perfect way to end the season! This native Texan was beyond excited to finish those final moments at UA with beautiful pictures celebrating her success. We started at the President’s mansion, a must for any graduating senior. Of course we made stops at Denny Chimes and Bryant […]

A Tuscaloosa Sunset Engagement Session – Michelle & Brandon

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Engagements

Michelle & Brandon’s Pinterest perfect engagement session was simply amazing. We traveled to a friend’s property just for this shoot and man, I am so thankful. The landscape was gorgeous with light pouring over the perfect terrain made for some of the dreamiest engagement pictures. On top of that, I was simply smitten with these […]

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