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Nashville Wedding Photographer Laura K. Allen A Houston Station Wedding Mallory + Scooter STOP! You’ve arrived at this blog, and there’s music playing. Don’t turn it off!  Aside from the fact that it’s a beautiful rendition of one of my favoritest songs ever, it’s important to this story.  Don’t skip to the photos, read the […]

Las Vegas Wedding & Elopement Photography Nashville Wedding Photographer Laura K. Allen Red Rock Canyon Wedding Portraits Nikki & Justin’s wedding day in Las Vegas is one for the history books y’all.  They got married in the intimate Juno Garden of Caesar’s Palace and had their reception in a luxury suite at Palm’s Place.  My […]

In the past, I’ve waited until after I’ve delivered my clients’ wedding galleries to show highlights from their wedding day, but Brooke & Elliott’s Nashville Wedding at St. George’s Episcopal Church and Richland Country Club on Saturday was so amazing that I literally could not wait to share!!  All of the details were perfection: the […]

Lizz Hoard of Elizabeth Hoard Photography and Emily Hatch of The Hatches invited me along with a few other rad, fearless photographers & videographers to be instructors at their new workshop: The Real Workshop.  Lizz & Emily saw a need for a workshop that teaches real, practical information (more stuff, less fluff!) about all facets of being […]

I’m so excited to share a “few” photos from mine & Michael’s trip to Iceland & Ireland in July!! First stop, ICELAND!:   We went on the “I love Reykjavic” walking tour… It’s a must do!! This photo is pretty lame until you realize there is an Army figurine on the top left corner of […]

Nashville Wedding Photographer Laura K. Allen Destination Wedding Photography Ireland Wedding Photography Being a wedding photographer has done SO MANY THINGS for me.  It’s taught me patience, compassion, flexibility, customer service… It’s taught me to push myself creatively, and to step up and take control when it’s needed.  It’s strengthened bonds and relationships both new […]

A Carnton Planation Wedding | Franklin, TN Nashville Wedding Photographer Laura K. Allen Bre & Clay got married at one of my most favoritestestest wedding venues in the Nashville area– Carnton Plantation.  Its  garden & Southern Plantation home make the most dreamy backdrop for all things WEDDING!   It’s the perfect location for an outdoor […]

I don’t get to do this kind of thing as often as I’d like:  MATERNITY PORTRAITS IN NASHVILLE!!!  I get to know my amazing clients as a Nashville Wedding Photographer, and when they decide it’s time to become parents, I couldn’t be more excited for them!  Haley bought a few gorgeous dresses from Sew Trendy […]

Back in July, a friend of mine from New York was in town exploring Franklin.  She happened to cross paths with an engaged couple, and —being the amazing human being that she is– she dropped my name like a bad habit.  The engaged couple, Mary & Dane, sent me an e-mail and they hired me […]

Belle Meade Plantation Wedding Nashville Photographer Laura K. Allen Married! Sara + Erik I rode the elevator up to Sara’s bridal suite, entered the room, and felt so dang happy.  The room was filled with the best energy a bride can ask for on her wedding day.  Sara’s hair and makeup looked FABULOUS, her bridesmaids […]