Saddleback Photo | About

- History -

Saddleback Photography was created in early 2014 by Lauren Bareiss. Originally from Rochester Hills of Michigan's Lower Peninsula, Lauren has since moved her practice to the Upper Peninsula, living in Marquette, MI.

Lauren shoots with a professional grade DSLR camera, the Nikon D750 focusing mainly on Landscape Photography. Saddleback Photography provides digital photography services to clients throughout Michigan in both the Lower and Upper Peninsula for weddings, senior photos, and family portraits as well. 

Lauren has also done a lot of work creating graphic promotional materials for many companies including St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Great Lakes Radio Inc., Veridea Group, Delta Airlines, River Park Inn and more. She has also used her graphic services to provide web ads for sports teams like the Ishpeming Hematites, Negaunee Miners, Marquette Redmen, and Green Bay Packers.

- Achievements -

  • Lauren has been the lead photographer for the three-day, Michigan High School Equestrian Team State Champions in Midland.
  • Saddleback Photography's images have been published in a nationally recognized magazine, Saddle Up Magazine.
  • There is a major installation of over 40 pieces in the Staybridge Hotel in Marquette, MI.
  • A full page spread of Lauren's graphic design work was also featured in Delta Sky Magazine.
  • Saddleback Photography held gallery space at Inspire Art Gallery TC in Traverse City, MI for over a year to showcase her landscape and equine photography.
  • Saddleback Photography was an exhibitionist at the Crooked Tree Art Center's 2017 Northern Lights Exhibition in Traverse City.

Currently Lauren is also the head photographer and graphic designer at Great Lakes Radio. At GLR, Lauren photographs community events in Marquette Township as well as local businesses. She has also worked with many different companies in the area putting together web ads to help bring more traffic to clients.

Lauren also worked with Lakeshore Photography traveling throughout Michigan and Wisconsin to photograph students of all ages.



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