MAKAPUU BEACH ELOPEMENT PHOTOGRAPHER Kei & Yuki traveled all the way from Japan for a photoshoot and elopement here on beautiful Oahu! When Kei she said she wanted super romantic and dreamy photos, I knew we would be the perfect fit. Since this couples lives all the way across an ocean (like most of my […]

Makapu’u Lookout & Beach Elopement on Oahu


Makapu’u Beach Elopement, Oahu Wedding, by film photographer, Laura Ivanova

Tiff and Thor were married at the gorgeous Jedediah Hawkins Inn in Jamesport, NY. I hadn’t met Tiff & Thor in person prior to the wedding day, but they immediately felt like old friends (and we’ve been Facebook friends since I photographed her friends’ wedding in 2008)! Tiff also happens to be a photographer based […]

Tiff & Thor | Long Island, New York Wedding


There is something so special about a destination wedding.  It’s different than a typical wedding because the setting is more intimate and I really get to know not only the bride and groom, but their closest family and friends.  The people that mean the most to them in the whole wide world!  I got to […]

Sarah & Allen | Mexico Destination Wedding