Mixed couple holds hands in Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Celebrating the transformative power of human connection

 

Life is a collection of stories — stories that shape and change us, that teach us and guide us, and ultimately, that transform us. The ones told before us and the ones that will come long after we’re gone.

We are a culmination of the people and the experiences that have made an impact on us. And that story is worth being told. 

Celebrating the transformative power of human connection

 

Life is a collection of stories — stories that shape and change us, that teach us and guide us, and ultimately, that transform us. The ones told before us and the ones that will come long after we’re gone.

We are a culmination of the people and the experiences that have made an impact on us. And that story is worth being told. 

Lauren Neal Family Portrait in Cincinnati, Ohio
Lauren Neal Family Portrait in Cincinnati, Ohio
Humanitarian photographer photographs mother and child in Haiti
Mixed couple celebrates engagement in Cincinnati, Ohio
Married couple celebrates anniversary in Cincinnati, Ohio
Family Photo taken in Brooklyn, New York
Family portrait taken near Cincinnati, Ohio
Adoptive family candid portrait in Columbus, Ohio
Haiti and International Humanitarian Photographer
Adoptive mother holds her child in Haiti
Lauren Neal
Lauren Neal
International Family Photographer
Lauren Neal
Lauren Neal
International Family Photographer
Lauren Neal
Lauren Neal
Lauren Neal
PORTRAITS + FAMILIES

With a deep passion for human connection, Lauren documents the diverse dynamics of family throughout the various stages of life with timeless, candid imagery.

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NGO'S + NON-PROFITS

Lauren partners with domestic and international non-profit organizations and leverages her photojournalistic approach to tell impactful stories through an ethical lens.

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WRITING

With over ten years’ experience in the non-profit sector, Lauren uses her voice to educate others on ethical orphan care and the value of family preservation.

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PORTRAITS + FAMILIES

With a deep passion for human connection, Lauren documents the diverse dynamics of family throughout the various stages of life with timeless, candid imagery.

SEE MORE
NGO'S + NON-PROFITS

Lauren partners with domestic and international non-profit organizations and leverages her photojournalistic approach to tell impactful stories through an ethical lens.

SEE MORE
WRITING

With over ten years’ experience in the non-profit sector, Lauren uses her voice to educate others on ethical orphan care and the value of family preservation.

SEE MORE
Female portrait and humanitarian Canon photographer in Port-au-Prince, Haiti

 

Lauren is an international photographer, writer, and speaker whose 10+ years’ experience in the non-profit sector largely influences how she chooses to celebrate the beauty of family and the value of connection through her work.

After spending four years in Haiti working with a local NGO, she witnessed firsthand the trauma, corruption, and complexities of exploitive orphan care systems within international aid. Since then, she has found deep purpose in documenting the various dynamics of family, in its many different shapes and forms, near and far. 

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Lauren Neal

 

Lauren is an international photographer, writer, and speaker whose 10+ years’ experience in the non-profit sector largely influences how she chooses to celebrate the beauty of family and the value of connection through her work.

After spending four years in Haiti working with a local NGO, she witnessed firsthand the trauma, corruption, and complexities of exploitive orphan care systems within international aid. Since then, she has found deep purpose in documenting the various dynamics of family, in its many different shapes and forms, near and far. 

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