Northern and Southern California, specializing in Wine Country.
Mention Here Comes The Guide and receive $300 off wedding day photo coverage when you book your wedding with Laurie Ann Martin Photography!
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Laurie Ann Martin will capture the moments that will live in your heart forever. She brings a romantic style and artistic sensibility to each wedding she shoots, and really focuses on telling your unique story.
Here are 3 things we love about Laurie Ann:
- She has a knack for getting to know people. She loves finding out what makes people tick, and she exudes warmth and a sense of calm—which makes her the perfect ally on a wedding day!
- She's an animal lover through-and-through, and owns multiple dogs, cats, and horses!
- She's a music fanatic. Country, Old-School, R&B, Pop, 80's, Beatles, you name it! When she's not shooting a wedding, you can probably find her rocking out at a concert.
Prices and/or Package Info
Wedding collections start at $2200. All packages include 2 photographers, an online gallery, and a flash drive of all final edited images.
Contact Laurie Ann today to tell her a little about your love story! She can even send you a detailed list of different options for your wedding day photography.
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"I would rate the quality of her photography as superb—a 10."
"She is a great lady with a wonderful personality that really made me feel super comfortable on my wedding day."
"She 100% worked with my budget and is very reasonably priced."
"Laurie Ann was very professional and attended to every photo we were hoping for."
"She was a true joy to work with."
"All of the moments I could have hoped to be captured (and more) were there—and in an amazing quantity. I could not be happier with the photos."
"Her presence is so welcoming and she has such a calm demeanor."
"She is not only professional but a sweetheart and a joy to work with and be around. She is absolutely amazing, I would recommend her to anyone!!"
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What 3 words best describe your work?Romantic, fun, storytelling.
Why should someone hire you?I'm easygoing and like my couples to have a relaxing experience. When they see their images, I hope to make them smile and tear up at the same time.
What drew you to this field/how did you get started?I started by taking a college course in fashion photography. I then shot my first wedding and realized how I could incorporate both—and how much I love little romantic moments on a wedding day.
What are some sources of inspiration or influences on your work?Nature, going to art galleries, music videos.
Tell us about a favorite, unusual or very interesting moment at a wedding:I loved a wedding I shot by the beach where the groom was quite a bit shorter than the bride. When the kiss came, they brought out a stepping stool and they kissed at the same level!
What makes a wedding memorable for you?The family and guests, and their relationship with the bride and groom.
What have weddings taught you?To be patient.
What is the best advice you give a couple when planning their wedding?Remember the photographer is with you all day; so if you aren't clicking now at the consult, move on and find a better match!
If you could have any superpower what would it be?To heal broken hearts.
What are 3 words that describe your personality?Bubbly, energetic, loving.
What's your favorite book/movie/work of art?The Notebook – specifically the swan scene. It was amazing.
What's your favorite marriage advice?Be the first one to say "I'm sorry."
Extracurricular activities:I own a thoroughbred that I love with all my heart, tennis, hiking, and outdoorsy stuff.
What's your favorite way to wind down after a hard day?Read a good book next to a nice fire.
Tell us about your pets, if you have any.I have a thoroughbred named King, 3 dogs and 3 cats. I adore them all.
What are some of your favorite places to eat—either everyday spots or special occasion splurges?I love the Hop Monk! Great food and music. I love trying new restaurants!
Laurie Ann Martin Photography Covers These Areas:
- Bay Area
- East Bay
- Lake Tahoe / Northern Sierras
- Monterey and Carmel
- Napa and Sonoma Wine Country
- North Bay / Marin
- North Coast / Mendocino
- Sacramento / Gold Country
- San Francisco
- SF Peninsula / Half Moon Bay
- San Jose / South Bay
- Santa Cruz
- Solano County
- Tri-Valley and Livermore Wine Country
- Yosemite / Mammoth / Forests
- And other areas by special arrangement.
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