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"Callie is simply the greatest photographer of all time! She is so sweet, kind, generous, and gifted! We are so grateful to have worked together!"

Natural light portrait and wedding photographer in California

Hey there, I'm Lauren

Hello! I'm Lauren Westra, a Philadelphia-born, short (although genetically Dutch so I should be tall) blonde, and I love chocolate and Diet Coke almost as much as I hate fish and coffee. My other half is a Chip Gaines doppleganger and his dairy farming career keeps this city girl on her toes! Our 3-year-old daughter Willemina is a super social, blue-eyed white-blonde, and her sister Ellie (just 13 months younger) seems to be doing her best to be the twin Mina never had - and their brother, George, is the family favorite!  In our spare time, we are working on our latest small business - a wedding venue we're making at some of the barns on our dairy!

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