Hi there! Thank you so much for stopping by my blog! My name is Lauren Gay and I'm a wedding and portrait photographer, loving what I do! My goal is to make sure that you have fun when you are with me, and that your photos convey the wonderful energy you and the ones you love share. I hope you enjoy some of my latest work below!

Brittany and Scott | Annapolis Engagement Session


I was so excited to start my season off with Brittany and Scott’s engagement session in Annapolis, Maryland. What a beautiful city! Brittany and Scott are so much fun, and I really enjoyed walking around and getting to know them. They’re planning a November wedding at one of the most beautiful venues… I truly can’t wait! […]

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Natalie and Patrick | Reston Engagement Session


We just arrived home from Key West after celebrating this beautiful couple! Our entire group of friends is still depressed that we had to leave the beautiful weather, beaches, and each other’s company. Natalie has been my best friend since I can remember. Celebrating her, standing by her side, and making a co-matron of honor […]

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Dell | Six Months Old!


Nate and I love this family so much! They’re such great friends of ours, and we fell in love with Dell the day he was born. It was so fun to capture him as a newborn, and I can’t believe how much he’s grown. His smiles are THE BEST (those teeth!!) and he’s such a […]

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Lena | Six Months Old!


I just LOVE this family! And It’s been so fun to watch them grow! I can’t wait until the next session! XO!

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Devan and Drew | Old House Vineyards Wedding


I had such a wonderful time at Devan and Drew’s wedding this past April! Old House Vineyards is so beautiful and the ceremony felt so magical with the aisle being across the pond and their vows being exchanged on the island in the center. The weather was absolutely perfect and the sky did not disappoint the […]

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Jessica and Brian | Great Falls Engagement


 I cannot wait for Jessica and Brian’s wedding next week at Bluemont Vineyards! They are such a sweet couple and I just know that it’s going to be lovely. We met up at Great Falls Park for their engagement session and it was right when everything had turned green and all of the flowers were […]

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Dell | Newborn Session


It has been so much fun for Nate and I to watch so many of our close friends and family have babies recently.  Jon, Kathleen, and Nate have been friends for many years, and I was just lucky enough to become a part of their friendship once Nate and I started dating. It’s been fun […]

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Kim and Adam | Antrim 1844 Wedding Taneytown, MD


I have discovered a new love affair for winter weddings! I love how romantic they are. There is something about gray skies and a little snow on the ground that feels so whimsical to me! I had such a wonderful time with Kim and Adam at their engagement session, so I just knew that their […]

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My Hiatus, Our Wedding, and to the Single Girl… | Personal


Okay, so I’ve been a little bit MIA. Okay… a lot a bit! Working two jobs and planning a wedding made it feel impossible to blog. I had to make editing the photos and getting them to my clients on time a priority over blogging. I miss blogging though, I really do. I still love […]

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Mercedes and Lenny | Engagement Session


I’m really looking forward to this couples wedding July! I met Mercedes and Lenny in Old Town Warrenton, and I loved watching the two of them interact. They even brought along their awesome dog, and Mercedes friend Caitlin was nice enough to assist. (Thank you, Caitlin!) Mercedes and Lenny are both as sweet as can […]

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