It’s that time of year again! In honor of my fall mini sessions at Mellon Park taking place this upcoming weekend, I couldn’t resist sharing these fun photos from the mini sessions last year.  I love these sessions for so many reasons. Often times it’s a great way to reconnect with past clients and see […]


October 16, 2020

Fall Mini Sessions at Mellon Park

Family portrait with Pittsburgh photographer Lauren Renee

What an honor to photograph these spring family portraits New Rochelle, New York for such dear friends for their little one’s first birthday! Lisa and Zach are such a huge part of our lives, and we are forever grateful for their friendship. Zach is a Rabbi in New Rochelle, New York, and he also married […]


April 20, 2018

Spring Family Portraits New Rochelle

This in-home lifestyle family session was a dream!! The Wedner’s beautiful home was the perfect backdrop for their family photos, and the light coming into their bedroom was truly magical. Little Lily has grown up so fast, and I can’t believe that she is already 1-year old! Not to mention she is a cutie and […]


June 26, 2017

In-Home Lifestyle Family Session

Portrait of baby on a bed in white dress with gold bow

What a beautiful family photography session on Washington’s Landing! I absolutely adore this family, and was so happy when they asked me to photograph their portraits again! Especially, now that they have added another gorgeous little princess! The girls were absolutely adorable and they had the best smiles as they posed for photo after photo. I […]


July 29, 2016

Family Photography Session on Washington’s Landing

Pittsburgh Family Photographer Lauren Renee

This family photography session at Mellon Park was an honor to capture. When Jenni contacted me about setting up her portrait session, I was so humbled that she chose me to create these memories for her and her family. Jenni is not only an extremely talented photographer, she is also a great friend and an […]


July 15, 2016

Family Photography Session at Mellon Park

Fine Art Family Photography Mellon Park

This newborn lifestyle photography session was amazing, and I absolutely adore this growing family! It is such an honor to have captured so many wonderful moments for them, and I hope to continue to create memories that they will cherish forever! Baby Asher came into this world already so loved, and so perfect. You can see images […]


January 27, 2016

Newborn Lifestyle Photography Session


I adore this Frick Park Family Portraits Session! I could not think of a better way to spend the afternoon than with this family! Baby Milo was all smiles throughout the session. He really is so loved and adored by his entire family – from Bubby and Zaidy, to Aunt Bini and Uncle Ben – […]


January 22, 2016

Frick Park Family Portraits in Pittsburgh

Family Portrait Photography, Pittsburgh, PA, Lauren Renee Designs

If you need a daily dose of cuteness, look no further! This was such a fun in-studio newborn session with this beautiful little bundle of joy! Baby Norah was just shy of two months old during her first photo session and she was the perfect model! She posed her way through each shot and we […]


January 5, 2016

In-Studio Newborn Session


Such an amazing Hartwood Acres family session! What else can I say about this family other than they were everything and so much more! Seriously, not only is this family unbelievably cute, but the kids were nothing but AMAZING during our entire session! This brother-sister duo reminded me of my brother and how close we are […]


December 18, 2015

Hartwood Acres Family Session

Family-Portrait-Lifestyle-Photography-Fine Art-Pittsburgh-Lauren Renee Designs

This lifestyle maternity photography session was really special to me because I have known both the Mom and Dad since moving to Pittsburgh in high school, and the Mama is one of my best friends! It has been so amazing to watch their little family grown, and I look forward to continue to capture such […]


November 10, 2015

Lifestyle Maternity Photography

Pittsburgh Fine Art Wedding Portrait and Lifestyle Photography, Lauren Renee Designs