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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...

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  • Chris + Katie | Part I

…experienced you are, if you’re a photographer and another photographer asks you to shoot his/her wedding, you get a little nervous.  What an honor!  Chris called me last fall and asked if I would shoot their wedding and of course I was thrilled! ….. but nervous. Chris and I met years ago when Michael and I were visiting friends at Clemson. One of our groomsmen in our wedding was roommates with Chris and so Chris and I had several opportunities to talk camera talk and all that nerdy stuff. The funny thing is that I specifically remember Chris asking me if I had every considered doing photography professionally…and my response was… wait for it… “Uh…No, I don’ t really enjoy shooting people”.

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  • I Miss It.

I miss college.  I don’t miss the classes or the papers or the stress, just the people… those amazing people.  I have heard that you meet the most amazing friends in college and that was so true for Michael and I.  Our friends feel like our family and we consider them family.  College for us wasn’t just about hanging out and having a good time, we formed relationships with people that we know we’re going to keep in touch with forever.  I mean that. F-O-R-E-V-E-R.  I know it’s hard to do.  Life happens, schedules get crazy, people start having babies (aah!!!)… but we’re going to keep in touch.  Today I got a chance to talk to one of my roommates who has been

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