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I’m honored and so excited to have my work included in TINY XI Gallery 924’s biggest show of the year!

Check out TINY XI–Indy’s “biggest small art show”–during the First Friday opening from 6 to 9 p.m. Dec. 2 at Gallery 924 at @artscouncilindy. I’m one of 125 central Indiana artists whose original artworks will be for sale. Learn more about the artists and the show at

Souped Clouds by Laura Yurs

Souped Abstract by Laura Yurs

Souped Clouds

35mm Kodak film souped using water from Lake Monroe as a base; Pentax k1000
35mm Kodak film souped using water from Lake Monroe as a base; Pentax k1000

Photo Shoot 2022 at Black Box Gallery

Thrilled and honored to be part of Photo Shoot 2022 at Black Box Gallery in Portland, Oregon!

CExperimental 35mm film; Pentax k1000; Santa Monica, CA


Santa Monica Boardwalk: 35mm Psych Blues 400 Experimental Film, Pentax k1000

Wandering NYC

Around every corner an adventure awaits.

NYC 2016 Kodak 200 35mm Pentax k1000-5Kodak 200 35mm Pentax k1000 ©Copyright Laura Yurs NYC 2016 All Rights Reserved

Film Shooters Collective Group Exhibition 2016 St. Louis

I’m enormously honored to have one of my images in this upcoming exhibition in St. Louis in August!  Looking forward to meeting so many members of the Film Shooters Collective.  Hope to see you there!13350545_10209826060752428_838822714494514194_o

Embracing Mistakes

film mistakes that i love-1

Pentax k-1000 35mm Velvia of Rocky Mountains, Colorado ©Laura Yurs 2016


Cinestill 50D: My New Obsession

Pentax k-1000, 35mm, Cinestill 50D
©Laura Yurs 2016 Indianapolis, Indiana


Chicago, I love thee.


Lisa & Aaron

I spent yesterday capturing the most beautiful wedding with the greatest souls!  Congratulations Lisa & Aaron!

Lisa and Aaron preview-5

Linda and Jeff

Arvbro The Alexander

Arvbro tandem bike

Arvbro Tandem 2Arvbro platt99Arvbro birds

Arvbro details

Ektachrome 64

In a little store in Chicago’s Wicker Park, I found a roll of Kodak Ektachrome 64 and promptly fell in love.



24 hrs in Chicago

umbrellas and crosswalk chinatown union station bus color lensbaby millenium park solo red chairs chicago boy scouts union station chicago nuns union station bw chicago nuns union station color


Chicago, Illinois ©Copyright Laura Yurs 2014


Strawberry Festival

The Joy of the Banjo


Strawberry Festival: Indianapolis, Indiana  ©Copyright Laura Yurs 2014

Yashica MAT 124 g, Tri-x 400

Bus Stop Series


© Copyright Laura Yurs 2014

Friday Afternoon


© Copyright Laura Yurs All Rights Reserved 2014 Indianapolis, Indiana

7am at The Hours

I’m thrilled to announce a new photography project that I’ll be participating in this year. We are a collective photography project involving 33 women across the globe documenting a particular hour each month. Check this link to learn a little bit more about us: The Hours

Our first post goes live *this Sunday* as we document the 7 o’clock hour. We hope you will join us! If you don’t follow blogs and would like to follow our journey, we have a facebook page that will be updated with posts and information:  The Hours on Facebook

You can follow us here: Twitter: @thehours2014

You can play along here: The Hours on Flickr





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Thrilled to be the featured artist at Cafe Patachou’s downtown location!  Check it out!  I’ll be now through mid December!

Of Light & Shadow (Toronto, Ontario 2012)


© Copyright Laura Yurs Photography All Rights Reserved 2012



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Feeling excited to be featured at an amazing local establishment this month!  Join me at Foundry Provisions!date change


Occasionally, I shoot vertical.


©Copyright Laura Yurs All Rights Reserved 2013




Woman on the Train

Chicagowoman on the train©Copyright Laura Yurs All rights Reserved 2012


Muse on the Brown Line

Chicagobrown line©Copyright Laura Yurs All Rights Reserved 2011