Lori Allen is a renowned Midwestern photographer best known for her work with children and families.
She has worked in the film industry for the past 25 years on major motion pictures including My Best Friend’s Wedding, Miracle on 34th Street Dennis the Menace, Home Alone, While You Were Sleeping, Amityville Horror, Derailed and Fred Claus.
For these films, her work ranged from set decor to work in wardrobe, props and make-up departments.
Lori has also done still and event photo shoots for corporation such as Budweiser, Diageo, Mercedes-Benz and the City of Chicago.
With a mission to empower women and connect them with their inner beauty, Lori has done a number of photography projects designed to capture a woman’s spirit in a feminine, empowering and tasteful way.
Most recently, Lori was asked to showcase her photography talent and love for Chicago in Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Columbia College’s “Hearts of Bluhm” campaign along Michigan Avenue. An effort of the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute at the hospital, the campaign is intendend to raise awareness of cardiovascular disease.