About Us

{photo art for the modern family}

Carla Lawrence is a nationally-published on-location photographer located in Athens, AL.
She loves to capture the moments that come naturally and has a modern, yet classic style.
Carla specializes in maternity, newborns, babies, children, seniors and families.

Please contact Carla at 256.431.8127 or carlamclemore@gmail.com for more information or to schedule a session.
Carla’s work has been featured in Lemonade and Lenses, Babylifestyles.com WeddingColors.com, PrettymyParty.com and a variety of other national publications and websites.

Visit Carla’s website and Facebook page for current specials and to view images from her latest sessions.

All images © Carla Lawrence Photography.


Our Latest News

Baby Children Featured 
Matilda Jane | Happy and Free Shoot
March 2, 2016 by Carla Lawrence 


I am so excited to be a part of the Matilda Jane launch today! Check out the Happy and Release here with...


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Engagement Featured Weddings 
Gray & Courtney Engaged | North Alabama Wedding Photographer
January 24, 2016 by Carla Lawrence 


What to do on a snow day? Have an amazing couple move their engagement session up a week and have a one of a kind...


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Family Featured Newborns 
Welcoming Jackson | North Alabama Newborn Photographer
January 18, 2016 by Carla Lawrence 


We welcomed Mr. Jackson Joy this past week! He was such a sweet boy– but insisted on staying awake...


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Baby Children Featured Maternity 
The Smiths | Maternity North Alabama Photography
January 8, 2016 by Carla Lawrence 


The Smiths are awaiting the arrival of their sweet little girl! We had such a fun time over the holiday...


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Family Featured Personal 
The Thompsons | North Alabama Family Photographer
June 3, 2014 by Carla Lawrence 


Four years and 3 babies ago…we met in line at an Apple store. Now here we are. I couldn’t...


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Family Featured Personal 
Emily | North Alabama Photographer
May 2, 2014 by Carla Lawrence 


For Easter weekend, we had our family in from Baton Rouge. This gave me the opportunity to photography...


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It’s simple and easy to book us!

Email carlamclemore@gmail.com to receive our Welcome Packet.

Our investment information is here… http://cmmphoto.com/investment
Simply pick out the collection that you are interested in and any add on’s that you’d like and we’ll send you back the contract with that information plugged in. From there, you will need to fill out the contract with your collection and contact info and send it back to us along with a $150 non-refundable deposit to hold your date. Session shoot dates are typically one day a month.

We do everything on a first come first serve basis and never hold dates until we have the contract and deposit in hand, so be sure to let us know as soon as possible if you decide to book us for your portrait session!