Lauren + Jonathan | Wedding Preview by LeahAndMark

– Posted by Mark

We’ve been hired to photograph many events at the High Museum of Art in the past – Halloween! Teen Night! – but until last weekend we hadn’t photographed a wedding there. A WEDDING! At the High Museum of ART! You know what’s Awesome? THAT IS AWESOME.

I brought along Alumni Intern Niki & current Intern Madeline to help me out with this amazing day. Yoga on a rooftop pool. Botanical Gardens. 1930’s car ride through town. Running around the empty High Museum of Art! And then our PHOTOBOOTH as well!

This is Lauren & Jonathan – and this was their wedding day.

Lauren & Jonathan. You. Are. Awesome.


Atlanta Wedding Photographer. | High Museum of Art Atlanta | W Hotel | Atlanta Botanical Gardens | Photobooth Rentals


  • Reply mark 13 Jun ’12 at 8:35 am

    I move furniture everywhere I go during shoots. Even benches in a museum.

  • Reply mark 13 Jun ’12 at 8:36 am

    Jonathan actually designed and built this chuppa. Those are about 600 crystals tied to ribbons.

  • Reply mark 13 Jun ’12 at 8:37 am

    Lauren specifically requested this grass to be there!

  • Reply mark 13 Jun ’12 at 8:37 am

    Alumni Intern Niki!

  • Reply mark 13 Jun ’12 at 8:38 am

    This is Lauren’s friend/yoga instructor that flew out from LA for the wedding!

  • Reply mark 13 Jun ’12 at 8:41 am

    Ryan Rodinis of Rodinis Films. One of the best videographers (if not THE BEST) in Atlanta.

  • Reply mark 13 Jun ’12 at 8:41 am

    I’m wearing a Nike Fuel band! I took almost 19,000 steps that day and burned roughly 6,000 calories.

  • Reply mark 13 Jun ’12 at 8:41 am

    Niki’s got guns.

  • Reply mark 13 Jun ’12 at 8:42 am

    Right before the first look – I had to shoo these people away… ha.

  • Reply mark 13 Jun ’12 at 8:43 am

    This is a 1930’s German roadster.

  • Reply mark 13 Jun ’12 at 8:44 am

    They’re literally sitting in the trunk!

  • Reply mark 13 Jun ’12 at 8:44 am

    These two were just walking by across the street – so we called them over to take a photo!

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  • Reply Melanie Hernquist 13 Jun ’12 at 1:12 pm

    that last picture took my breath away! so darling!

  • Reply Shameeka Shy Ayers 13 Jun ’12 at 1:29 pm

    Breathtaking, Lauren and Johnathan. And Lauren: all of the details. The Pinterest dresses? The bouquets? Splendid. Just splendid. L&M: per usual, these photos made me feel like I was at the High. Dare I say you pulled a few tears out of me? Love x a gajillion.

  • Reply Lala 13 Jun ’12 at 11:12 am

    Mark: this makes me giggle because of what you kept loudly proclaiming as we walked through the space…

  • Reply lala 13 Jun ’12 at 11:22 am

    the programs were meant to simulate court pleadings (b/c JG and I are lawyer-nerds)

  • Reply Jonathan Grunberg 13 Jun ’12 at 3:36 pm

    Wonderful job Mark, Niki, and Madeline. Thanks for everything!

    • Reply Ana Morales 4 Jul ’12 at 4:26 am

      Beautiful photos! Congratulations Lauren and Jonathan!!!!

  • Reply Darius Voncel Marshall 13 Jun ’12 at 3:47 pm

    A M A Z I N G! I Caught the chills!

  • Reply Carla Mills-Tatum 13 Jun ’12 at 4:05 pm

    How Beautiful!

  • Reply Monica Jones 13 Jun ’12 at 4:39 pm

    Congratulations, Lauren and Jonathan. These photos are awesome. You guys looks amazing. Looks like a fun time was had by all!

  • Reply Jose Daniel Guiloff 13 Jun ’12 at 5:15 pm

    Jonathan Grunberg, great photos, must have been wonderful, beautiful. Did you really tied yourself the bow tie?

  • Reply Debbie Guiloff 13 Jun ’12 at 7:47 pm

    the photos are amazing just like the couple – thank you Mark.

  • Reply André St Clair 13 Jun ’12 at 7:58 pm

    Breathtaking! Congrats Lauren! Jonathan, you have an amazing wife. Have a blessed union.

  • Reply Sandi Engel 13 Jun ’12 at 8:04 pm

    Absolutely stunning! What beautiful photos of a completely wondrous weekend. I love you so much!

    • Reply Rebecca Chao 14 Jun ’12 at 12:35 am

      wow beautiful!!!

  • Reply lala 13 Jun ’12 at 4:14 pm

    this is my mom’s veil that she wore nearly 40 years before (on June 10, 1972).

  • Reply Justina Choi 13 Jun ’12 at 9:01 pm

    Such a beautiful wedding! I want my wedding there!

  • Reply Nicole Monique Medham 13 Jun ’12 at 9:32 pm

    So beautiful! Congratulations!

  • Reply Sofia Hernandez 14 Jun ’12 at 12:28 am

    Amazing! what a beautiful event. I am so happy for you both!

  • Reply Olanma Okoji 14 Jun ’12 at 12:33 am

    Absolutely beautiful! Many blessings.

  • Reply Edu Guiloff 14 Jun ’12 at 12:50 am

    Amazing! congratulations!

  • Reply Pam Block Brier 14 Jun ’12 at 12:57 am

    I am speechless. Never seen such a gorgeous couple and a truly spectacular setting and event. The intensity of your love is palpable throughout the photos. wow!

  • Reply Julie Ann O 14 Jun ’12 at 4:34 am

    OMG. This was the MOST gorgeous wedding! Amazing venue and photography! Gorgeous people. Seriously amazing photography! Congrats…wish I could have been there!

  • Reply Oneca Hitchman 14 Jun ’12 at 12:00 pm

    This is amazing! God bless and congratulations my love.

  • Reply Charlie Henn 14 Jun ’12 at 12:13 pm

    Unbelievable. What a gorgeous couple, fabulous event, and wonderful photos capturing it all!

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    Great job guys!

  • Reply DjBattle Luxuryeventmusicspecialist 15 Jun ’12 at 1:07 am

    Great job guys!

  • Reply Jasmin Williams 25 Jun ’12 at 7:51 pm

    Amazing. I'm in awe!

  • Reply Maythinee Washington 27 Jun ’12 at 1:44 am

    So many GORGEOUS photos in there! And fun too! Lovely. Thank you for sharing!

  • Reply Jackson Faw 27 Jun ’12 at 6:16 pm

    Gorgeous! A first for the High huh?

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