Lauren holds a Bachelor of Journalism degree with a specialization in broadcast production from Carleton University. She recently completed her Master of Fine Arts in Documentary Media at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada.
After growing up in Canada, Lauren developed an interest in Canadian history and geography. Her work aims to display Canada's beauty but also investigate the history of the land. In February 2017, Lauren founded Nearctic Media; a production company working with clients to create visual stories through documentary film and photography.
Lauren completed her thesis documentary film for Ryerson University, Lovesick, an investigation into the secrets Lovesick Lake holds beneath the water's surface. Lovesick is an official selection for DocNow Festival 2017, Jack's Lake Association Film Festival in association with TIFF Film Circuit 2017, and Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival 2017.
Please take a look through the website where you'll find samples of her photography and videography work.