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Laura Segall

Laura Segall: Owner/ Lead Photographer

Laura is an award-winning photographer dedicated to creating unique, thoughtful, and artistic wedding photographs. She studied photography and earned a BFA from the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, New York. She had worked as a staff photojournalist for publications in Michigan, Maine, Maryland, and Iowa, before putting down roots in Arizona over a decade ago. Her freelance photography has been published in The New York Times, People Magazine, Phoenix Magazine, and Arizona Highways as well as countless national and international publications.

My own wedding was magical from start to finish.  I will never forget how special it was to be surrounded by friends and family and so much love. My goal is to capture that feeling for you so you can relive your own extraordinary wedding day for many years to come. My approach when photographing weddings is to bring calm on such a busy day. Enjoy every minute of your wedding and I will be there quietly capturing your perfect day. I would love to hear from you and document your unforgettable wedding.” – Laura

Want to know more about my approach to photographing weddings? Click here to read more.

 

David Wallace: Lead Photographer

David is a Pulitzer Prize and 9-time Emmy-winning photographer. He has worked as a visual journalist for 20 years and has documented issues ranging from the U.S./ Mexico border to the environment. He covered Pope Francis’ inaugural visit to Mexico, disappearing glaciers in Peru, and two Super Bowls. As an avid outdoorsman, David’s passions include hiking, canyoneering, trail running, rafting and rock climbing, and camping with his family. Read a Q&A with David and see his wedding portfolio.

 

Laura and David have been married for 15+ years and are raising three adventurous young children in Phoenix, Arizona.

Wedgewood Weddings

Taylor & Chad

"Laura was the wedding photographer of my dreams. She was everything that my spouse and I could have wanted and more. From the initial contact with her, the first meeting, coordination before and after the wedding she was a true professional and we both knew we would be in good hands. We actually booked Laura right before the corona virus pandemic hit, and we were all set to get married in November of 2020. We decided to postpone the venue wedding and have an intimate wedding ceremony in a family member's backyard. Laura was more than accommodating during this time; she had already thought about how to best help her pandemic couples and worked out with us seamlessly, photographing our intimate wedding and then the venue wedding in August of 2021. At both weddings the photos were beyond spectacular. We loved each and every picture, every one was taken with care and processed flawlessly. To best put together words for her work I’ll leave what my father told me after we had received pictures from the venue wedding earlier this year: “Damn she is a great photographer!”
Also, Laura was so good at getting photos of literally everyone at our large venue wedding! She got pictures of each couple dancing, everyone having fun, and that was on top of us requesting other photos! She really went above and beyond."

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Marisa & Izaac

“The pictures for both the engagement session and wedding day were phenomenal. She is very talented and thorough and she captured every great moment and with skill. I would use her again for any event.”

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Arizona backyard wedding

Janet & David

“We loved all the photos that she took. She did an amazing job of making my little backyard wedding look spectacular in all the pictures. She has a really great talent! I am so happy that I hired her and she was available for us on our big day.”

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Verrado Golf Club

JC & Caryn

“Laura is simply the best!! She is patient and kind, and her pictures are breathtaking! Thank you so much for capturing our special day! We are forever thankful!”

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Boulders Resort & Spa wedding

Bonni & Josh

“Laura is the best! Her talent speaks for itself and even more importantly she really listens to what you want and are expecting. She had my emailed list of portraits that I wanted in her hand so she wouldn't miss any! She has a very calm, quiet demeanor which helps you feel more relaxed and even forget that she's there taking pictures sometimes. Everyone said she was like my personal paparazzi all night long and everyone has raved about how great the pictures turned out! She was one of my best and easiest wedding decisions I highly recommend her.”

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Princess Resort Scottsdale wedding

Dana & Steve

“We are so happy that Laura was our photographer. Her pictures are beautiful, creative, and truly amazing! Laura is very responsive and was quick to answer any questions we had. Our engagement session was so much fun, Laura really helps you feel comfortable in front of the camera. We love the wedding photos so much, they really are breathtaking. Family and friends have told us that they are the best wedding photos they have ever seen. Laura is incredibly talented, creative, and artistic.”

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Japanese Friendship Garden Phoenix wedding

Catherine & Carl

“Laura was fantastic! She has an amazing eye for photography and we absolutely love all of our photos! We highly recommend her and will be using her many more times as we continue our journey together through life!”

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Phoenix wedding ceremony

Britney & Shane

“Laura was absolutely wonderful to work with! She was quick to respond to any questions that we had and listened to what we wanted. She was able to capture all of our special moments, and the pictures themselves show exactly the talent that she possesses!! Truly a wonderful photographer to work with!”

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Grayhawk Golf Club wedding photographer

Ashley & TJ

“We are so thrilled with the engagement and wedding photos that Laura took for us! We considered a good photographer to be one of the most important choices we made for our wedding, and we're so happy we went with Laura Segall Photography. These beautiful memories will certainly last a lifetime!”

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McCormick Resort wedding Scottsdale

Kristin & David

“Laura is a gifted photographer, and we loved her from the moment we met her. She is very talented, professional, organized; and she maintains excellent communication.Laura made our engagement photo session a fun and memorable experience, and the photos are unique and wonderful. On the day of our wedding, Laura's relaxed and assuring presence actually helped to calm me. She truly has a knack for capturing the moment and emotions so well. Each photo tells a story, and viewing them is like magically reliving the experience over and over again! We are so grateful to have found Laura. Her beautiful work exceeded our expectations, and we will forever treasure our amazing engagement and wedding photos.”

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Phoenix Zoo wedding

Annie & Mike

“Wonderful to work with! Kind, very timely and professional! You spend a lot of time with your photographer on your wedding- and we enjoyed the time we spent with Laura!”

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Cave Creek AZ wedding photographer

Audrey & Herb

"Laura captured everything and more at our casual wedding in Cave Creek. She listened to what we wanted and executed it with perfection and got some great photos that were absolutely unexpected!"

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Photography Awards

Awards

Laura has won numerous awards for both her wedding and editorial photography. Images have been published in wedding magazines and blogs both nationally and internationally. Laura is a professional member of the Wedding International Professionals Association, Wedding Photojournalist Association, Fearless Photographers, and The American Society of Media Photographers.

Connect with Laura

Home base: Phoenix, Arizona
Email: laura@segallphotography.com
Call: (602) 354-2508
Text: (703) 577-8059

Experience

200+ Arizona weddings and elopements photographed with a natural, authentic and timeless style since 2008.

As Seen In:

The New York Times
Arizona Highways Magazine
People Magazine
Phoenix Magazine
Wedding Wire
The Knot
The Washington Post
Voyage Phoenix
The Boston Globe

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