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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...

Just a few "mini" Features to Share!

  • Featured

I’m suffering from the allergies…. oh and they’re AWFUL! Why?! WHY is it that when it gets pretty outside… I can’t go out there!!! I literally can’t BREATHE through my nose right now and I hate it.  It’s so nice out there…..if I didn’t have allergies I could……. go on a run! or weed the flower bed! or finish mulching around the big tree in the front yard!….. Yea. right.  I would never do any of those things at 9am on a Tuesday. However, I would like to think that if I didn’t have allergies, I would be more productive during my workday. I feel like every time I’m about to accomplish something I have to run and grab a new box of tissues! Misery!!!

Corey's Room

  • Surrounded by Dreams

drill this into your head from the time you begin kindergarden…”Believe in yourself! Accomplish your dreams!”.  I remember being told that when I was in primary school….all the way through Mrs. Douglas’s english class senior year. However, at the time…. I had no clue what my dreams were. I remember sitting in Trig with one of my close friends and she decided she wanted to be a national geographic photographer…. and I said “Oh… and I’ll be a professional scrapbooker!”…. and I was serious. At the time I liked 3 things….Yearbook, scrapbooking, and crafts.

Potted Plants, World Market, & Grilled Cheese

  • Good Things

…I know. You’re probably thinking… “Oh Katelyn… what are you talking about now?!”.  These 3 things have NOTHING to do with one another!  Welp! These are just some recent “Good Things” that have caught my attention recently and so I’m going to share them… as random as they may be, they are all definitely worthy to be a on a “Good things” post! “Good things” aren’t always cute and stylish and they most certainly do not ALWAYS photograph well. This series exist simply to share a little piece of randomness from my life and maybe someone will be able to adopt one of these “good things” and love them just as much as I do. So lets get to it!

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