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I’ve known Jess and Brandon since college, and needless to say, it is was so fun to capture their sweet family together, and witness them as parents to their ADORABLE daughter Lily. She is Jess’ mini me, and the most beautiful little girl!! Love being able to capture special photos for friends and to provide […]

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I’ve known Jess and Brandon since college, and needless to say, it is was so fun to capture their sweet family together, and witness them as parents to their ADORABLE daughter Lily. She is Jess’ mini me, and the most beautiful little girl!! Love being able to capture special photos for friends and to provide […]

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I walked into the Mahoney home a few Saturdays back, and my goodness, my time with them couldn’t have been any sweeter! Quinn and Nelly are the best big sister to their new baby brother Smith, and we had the most fun capturing this family of five together. We all hit it off instantly, and […]

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Well if Miss Murphy isn’t the cutest little fourth-month old you ever did see, I don’t know what is! I had such an amazing time last week, hanging out with Nicole, Beau and their sweet little girl. And of course, their pup Chief, who of course had to make an appearance in the photos 😉  […]

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The 2018 Wedding Season couldn’t have started off any more perfect than with Kelly + Brandon. It was a beautiful March day, and the day was beautiful. It was my first time shooting at Machine Shop, and I was in LOVE…such an incredible venue, and the perfect backdrop to this couple. If this wedding is […]

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It’s hard to put 2017 into words, but I gotta say, it was a pretty darn good year. I got to travel with my best friends to Florida and Washington, visit my bro in California and made a trip up to my favorite place in the world-Lutsen. Oh yeah, work was pretty great too. It […]

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It’s not often that you get that chance to photograph a wedding on a Monday night, but my goodness I could get used to it!! It was such a sweet and intimate celebration between Ruthanne + Robert, as they exchanged vows at the beautiful venue Paikka in St. Paul. The stunning duo were all smiles, […]

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One of my (new) favorite things is when previous wedding couples start adding babies to their duo. That includes my sweet couple from last year, Nicole + Clint…I was SO happy to get an email this fall asking to set up a time for photos…I knew it would be a sweet session and my predictions […]

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Amy + Josh are one of my couples for 2018, and they also happen to live in Chicago! We connected over the phone a few weeks back and connected the dots that I would be down in Chicago visiting my sister, which would mean that we’d be able to take their photos down there too! […]

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The last few years, I’ve driven past St. Stephen’s Church in Edina, and every time I think to myself, “Gosh, I wish I could photograph a wedding there!” The exterior is beautiful, the interior is beautiful, and it’s grounds are GORGEOUS. Especially in the fall. Without putting two and two together, I put the address […]

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Lauren Kirkbride Photography is a Minneapolis and St. Paul (though, proudly living in the 'burbs!) based wedding, engagement, and lifestyle photographer. She captures couples and families that are full of love, with timeless photography. She also never says no to Chipotle.

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