Laura watson

Laura Watson believes that photographs should be a balance of curated imagery and authentic moments of connection. Her work is refined, warm, and emotive, ensuring the all-too-fleeting moments of her couples’ wedding days will endure for generations to come.

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Based in the Southeast United States. Serving couples globally.

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Laura watson

press pause on the most meaningful day of your life

destination wedding photography

Laura Watson is a destination wedding photographer based in the southeast, serving couples globally. She believes wedding photographs are a chance to press pause on one of the most meaningful days of someone's life: when everyone they love comes together to celebrate.

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LAURA WATSON

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Laura photographed her first wedding by chance, a serendipitous request by a friend. She was immediately pulled into the magic of serving people on such an important day in their lives. She considers photography to be a career that chose her. It's one that she loves and that fills her with purpose: to preserve her clients’ love stories for generations to come.

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— nicole & robert

We feel so lucky to have had you capture our special day. Not only are the photos stunning, but we felt like we could relive the day through them. It’s magical seeing the final product executed to perfection after a year of planning and designing!

"Not only are the photos stunning, but we felt like we could relive the day through them."

documented with ATTENTION & artistry 

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The magic on your wedding day is in the stolen glances during your best friend’s toast and in the way your loved ones smile as the processional signaled the festivities beginning. They flash by because you’re in the moment living them.

My job as your photographer is to not only immortalize the small glances and bold laughter, but to capture them with the intention and compassion that your most important memories deserve. Along with the knowledge that every story is individual, I’ve crafted each of my tailored offerings with this philosophy in mind.

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Every moment of your day deserves preservation, from the early moments of your morning to your final dance of the night.

Weddings

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As you celebrate new moments together, I look forward to helping you commemorate them with engagement, anniversary, or “just because” portraiture. 

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Traveling for love is my favorite thing to do. I’ve photographed couples from coast to coast, and would love to capture your relationship wherever your love takes you.

Destinations

Portraits

CELEBRATED WORK

destination wedding photography

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THE JOURNAL

Piedmont Park served as the perfect city backdrop. Christie & Brian's love story began on the outskirts of the iconic Atlanta landmark, so it was only right that we journeyed here for their engagement photos.

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Engagement

Christie & Brian

As is tradition, Rahela and Luke's family gathered at Rahela's family home for a party to celebrate their engagement. Every aspect was a beautiful and meaningful way to celebrate our bride and groom.

Weddings & Events

Rahela & Luke

I was honored to be able to capture my second photographer's sweet family for her birthday and Mother’s Day present. We played on the grounds of Meadowlark 1939 and came away with the most lovely photos of her and her family.

Portraits

Wesche Family

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CAPTURE YOUR WEDDING DAY IN ALL OF ITS UNIQUE BEAUTY AND SIGNIFICANCE

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