LAURI NOVAKInspiring and challenging you to see the world around you in a new and unique way
About Lauri Novak
As a young girl, I was fortunate to travel not only the United States but also overseas as I grew older. Being exposed to the diversity in cultures and lifestyles from an early age instilled in me a curiosity and appreciation for the differences I experienced. Photography became a natural outlet for me to capture and
this amazing new world, and as I honed my skills with a camera, I cultivated my photographic vision. Photography soon became much more than simply taking pictures. It became my
So much so that, even now, I see the world in photographs.
As a photographer my goal is twofold: 1) to provide my clients with a truly unique depiction of their most cherished memories, and 2) to inspire other photographers to look at the world through new eyes, and pick up their cameras and
with the world around them through the lens. Elliot Erwitt summed it up best when he said, “To me, photography is an art of observation. It’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place…I’ve found it has little to do with the things you
and everything to do with the way you see them.” This is my experience, philosophy, and aim. And when I teach you to see the interesting in the ordinary, then I have accomplished what I set out to.
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July Drink and Click Chicago Photowalk When: Saturday, June 9, 20183 Where: Bar Louie, 47 W. Polk Street, Chicago Time: 3:00pm to 8:00 pm CDT What: Let's meet at 3:00 pm at Bar Louie, 47 West Polk Street. The Printer's Row Lit Fest is north on Dearborn from...read more
Taking a Break What does that even mean anymore? Does everyone take breaks? It seems more and more in this society we are always "ON" or expected to be ON. As a photographer/artist with a decent following on social media that being "ON" all the time becomes pressure....read more
The Bean - 9 of 9 When I asked for suggestions from you about my Series of 9 images that I've been doing for the last few months over on Instagram, Bjorn Kleemann contributed this one. Let's see 9 variations of The Bean (aka Cloudgate). I loved this suggestion, thank...read more