Loralei studied at the School of Arts Institute in Chicago and spent several years studying under the best photography professors in Chicago and Arizona.
Loralei's distinctive photographic style began garnering attention in the industry. In 2006, she opened her full-time photography studio in Arizona, House of Loralei.
Loralei McNichols Lazurek specializes in fine-art portrait photography, with an extensive portfolio of commercial print and editorial shoots. You may also find Loralei's art in Images Arizona Magazine, where she shoots many stunning cover images.
In the twelve years since the studio opened its doors, Loralei McNichols Lazurek has helped hundreds of Arizonians create timeless portrait art pieces for their homes and offices.
House of Loralei focuses on quality portraiture for families and Arizona businesses. Still, as an artist, Loralei McNichols Lazurek expresses her passions in two additional art forms. Explore Loralei's fine art galleries and black and white lifestyle series below.
Loralei McNichols Lazurek is currently conducting a special edition art project with clients that documents their intimate, family moments in a series of 3-5 shoots spanning 1-3 years.
This one-of-a-kind portraiture style captures special, authentic moments with an artistic eye. The Art Book Series is shot in black and white and makes stunning, large-print fine artwork for the home.
Explore the Art Book Series and get in touch with Loralei McNickols Lazurek for a consult.
Loralei McNichols Lazurek offers a limited collection of fine-art prints and paintings that complement your interior decor. The Fine Art Series tells a photo narrative of inspiring scenes throughout Arizona and evokes an emotional connection to the beauty of the Sonoran Desert.
Karen's career in sales and office management has been instrumental in achieving the House of Loralei mission. She brings exceptional organization and management skills. Overcoming challenges, meeting deadlines, and pleasing clients are her specialties. In addition, her pride in details and her love of art made her a perfect addition to our team. Karen believes, "Loralei's photojournalistic approach to capturing her clients' personality is unique. HoL has lifetime clients because Loralei becomes a part of their lives."