About Loralei




Meet Loralei McNichols Lazurek, fine-art portrait photographer in Arizona, and owner of House of Loralei Photography Studio

A signature Portrait style marked by crisp, clean, and warm images that evoke emotion and leave a lasting impression


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.

Artistic Expressions


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.

Art Book Series


Black and white documentary-style lifestyle photography for Arizona families


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.

Saguaro Series


Luxury Fine Art Photography & paintings that complete home and office decor


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.

Fine art painting of Arizona desert landscape in red and blue tones. Painted by Loralei Lazurek for the Saguaro Fine Art Series.

Get in touch with the House of Loralei for any questions.




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