Lauri Levenfeld is co-owner and head photographer and Business Development director of the StyleArmy. An artist for life, Lauri Levenfeld specialized in animation, illustration, and painting until she found a love for telling a story via motion and still photography. After graduating from top-rated USC Film School, Lauri landed her first job following and documenting Nelson Mandela’s life. She spent five days with Mandela in Memphis, Tennessee alluding to the parallel lives of Mandela and Martin Luther King. Lauri started her first business Zoom Photography (www.zoomphotography.net) in 1996 and her work continues to top the industry’s best of lists. Lauri brings stories to life through her images and strives to create the ultimate path for marketing and business development for each client. Lauri has photographed everyone from the likes of Sharon Stone, Danny Glover, Jennifer Aniston, Scarlett Johansson, and Brad Pitt to Harry Belafonte, Morgan Freeman, Uma Thurman and Hilary Clinton. With a dedication to quirky cameras and distinctive film, Lauri’s unique imagery and vision showcases in magazines like San Francisco Magazine, 7×7, In Style, and People Magazine.
Lauri’s style and vision come from traveling the world and a lifestyle filled by art, architecture, and movies. Influences and admiration are for those who step out of the box; define their story deeper, and express heart, electricity, and authenticity through their creations. Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko, Miro, Van Gogh, Ellen Von Unwerth, Ruben Afandor, David LaChapelle, Javier Vallhonrat, Quentin Taratino, Darren Aronofsky, and Krzysztof Kieslowski. For fashion, Lauri keeps her lines clean, modern, and always rock and roll. Creative inspiration drives Lauri in every walk of her life.