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Hi there! i’m katelyn.

Hello, and welcome to the KJ Blog! I'm Katelyn James, and my husband Michael and I are a wedding photography team based in Richmond, Virginia. We hope you grab some coffee (or a diet coke, in my case) and enjoy viewing our latest work, browsing resources for photographers, and getting a little peek into our life!  Read more...

Australian Workshop | Styled Shoot

  • Seaside Australian Wedding Shoot | Bohemian Inspired

Remember that time when we realized that we had a few friends in Australia and we decided to host a workshop!? And we did a shoot on the dunes of Adelaide?! Oh it was a dream!! You’re going to love this shoot and I still can’t believe how amazing this shoot turned out! It’s normally hard to plan a shoot on the other side of the world but not in this case. We had the most amazing group of vendors and we were blown away by their talent and support!!

5 Ways Your Husband Can Help!

  • Ask Anything

I’ve been talking about outsourcing a lot recently. It’s an amazing thing. For example, I shoot a wedding and then I’m done with it by Tuesday evening. Then I get to have a life the rest of the week!! Now, we have a lot of other aspects of our business that take up a lot of our time but when you think about it, outsourcing does two things 1. It relieves stress and 2. It allows you to have margin in your life to MARKET yourself!!

So You Want to Be a Photographer, Lets Get Started!

  • Ask Anything

I’m trying to be better about using our more frequently asked questions as my Ask Anything content. We get this question A LOT! It’s constantly reoccurring in our inbox and I figured that I would share my email response in blog form! I remember just getting started in this business and even though there wasn’t a MAGIC BUTTON for success, there were a lot of things I did to grow quickly!! And I’m sharing them with you today!!

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