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MONTREAL ON FILM

Montreal is such an amazing city!  I absolutely loved my time there and can’t wait to go back.  It’s an easy drive from Boston or NYC and I roadtripped up with a friend making stops in Vermont along the way.  Late September was a great time to go- maybe just a tad chilly, but decent for touring around.  As always, when I travel personally, I travel light with just my medium format film camera- Contax 645, Fuji 400H film.

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2013 | YEAR IN REVIEW » Laura Ivanova Photography | FILM WEDDING & LIFESTYLE PHOTOGRAPHER IN MINNEAPOLIS & NEW YORK CITY - […] of California, journeyed to Italy (for an incredible wedding), embraced my muffin top (!!!) in Montreal, took my first big solo trip (not counting studying abroad in college), made an emergency trip to […]

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SARAH & ADAM | CHICAGO WEDDING

I am in love with every single moment and detail from Sarah & Adam’s gorgeous wedding at Armour House in Lake Forest, Illinois. Sarah & Adam reside in Savannah, Georgia, so I didn’t meet them in person till their wedding day, but I immediately felt welcome by the couple and their amazing friends and family. We had a perfect summer day and the guests enjoyed an outdoor ceremony and cocktail hour before heading inside for the reception where Sarah wowed everyone with her stunning red reception dress.

Big huge thanks and lots of hugs to my amazing friend, Yazy for shooting this wedding with me. Yazy is half of a husband/wife photography duo based in Chicago, and I jump up and down with excitement every time I have a wedding or shoot in Chicago, because it means I get to hang out with my dear friend and her family.













































Thanks to the vendors who made this day so perfect:
Venue: Armour House
Florals: Lake Forest Flowers
Wedding Gown: Pronovias
Bride’s Shoes: Kate Spade
DJ: Toast & Jam

Kelsy McCartney - What an absolutely stunning couple & celebration! Her dress and the soft romantic color palette with slightly punchy florals are just beautiful!! LOVE!

Emma Stenzel - Stunning work, Laura!

jody - i jump up and down everytime i see a new blog post from you- your work is impeccable. so so so pretty. soooo pretty!

Jane - These are stunning! I am SO excited ;)

Kristen - Stunning! I love these!

Eileen - It was such a pleasure working with Sarah and being able to bring her vision to reality with the florals! Best Wishes!

Irene Lano - Absolutely stunning. These are the colors my daughter wants for her wedding in June 6, 2015

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ITALIA

While in Capri, Italy for Seth & Nancy’s gorgeous wedding and session, I took a few days to explore the island and shoot some personal work. Thanks to my amazing friend, assistant, and #teamivanova hashtag purveyor, Jesi, for coming with me on this trip and for the pics of myself below!!














jeff denapoli - these are gorgeous! the colors… wow. the one with the boats and hillside in the background is amazing. do you ever sell prints?

Jesi - Love this!!! Xoxo

Andrew Stott - Wow, Laura! No offense to your amazing wedding photography (and clients, heh) but this is some of the most beautiful photography that I’ve seen you blog! What an absolutely gorgeous set of images!

Nancy - I love the lighting on the boats!!! Absolutely gorgeous pictures!!!!

Lacie Schoch - These are SUCH great picture. I’m amazed by your talent!!

2013 | YEAR IN REVIEW » Laura Ivanova Photography | FILM WEDDING & LIFESTYLE PHOTOGRAPHER IN MINNEAPOLIS & NEW YORK CITY - […] brought two new joys into my life.  I road tripped through the deserts of California, journeyed to Italy (for an incredible wedding), embraced my muffin top (!!!) in Montreal, took my first big solo trip […]

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NANCY & SETH | TRAVELING AROUND CAPRI

While on the island of Capri for Seth & Nancy’s wedding, we took an afternoon to further explore and capture a few more casual photos around the island!









Seth & Nancy - We love you! Nancy and I were literally jumping up and down with excitement AGAIN! Just beautiful, and we cannot thank you enough for everything. We’ll never get tired of telling you that, btw!

Kristen - These Capri images are probably some of my favorites yet! I love the colors, textures, composition, and of course the cute couple. :)

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SETH & NANCY | CRUISING AROUND CAPRI

While in Capri photographing Seth & Nancy’s gorgeous wedding, we rented a Vespa-esque scooter and cruised from the city of Capri to Anacapri. Seth drove Nancy, myself, and Jesi up the cliffside, one at a time! We just happened upon the perfect little spot outside the town of Anacapri, overlooking the gorgeous landscape of white villas.

Ami - LOVE!

Seth & Nancy - Eeeee!!!!! So beautiful! LOVE THIS! So much fun!

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