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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...

Introducing Micah James Malizia

  • Meet My Nephew!

As I was gathering images for this post, I had moments of thinking “Gosh, is this even real?! My baby sister has her own BABY?!” Oh, it’s very real and it’s so wonderful! We haven’t met our little girl yet, but watching Micah enter the world and become a part of our family was truly amazing. He is so loved!!! We got the call that Emy’s water had broken late on Christmas Eve, and we were 6 hours away! So we did Christmas with Michael’s family, Corey left Christmas celebrations with his fiancee’s family, and we all headed up to PA!

I’m Speaking in Raleigh!

  • Creative at Heart Conference Round 7 Raleigh

I honestly don’t think I’ve seen her more excited about something since I got an email to photograph her own wedding!! The incredible Kat Schmoyer of Dear Sweetheart Events has been gearing up and planning what people are saying is going to be the BEST Creative at Heart Conference to DATE! Why is it so great? Well, honestly, I think that this has been a hard year for a lot a people. It’s been a hard year for people in business and it’s been a hard year for a lot of people personally. Kat has had challenges this past year, and we’ve had challenges this past year. While our challenges have been different, there is power in going through hard seasons and even MORE power in continuing to LEAD through hard seasons.

How Gifting Can Change Your Business | Guest Post By Davey & Krista

  • Ask Anything

These two have become so much more than just industry peers, they have become such a sweet part of our lives that last couple of years and we’re so thankful for their friendship! Davey and Krista specialize in branding, designing and coaching for creative small businesses! If I have any SEO, blogging or branding questions, I can count on them to be one the BEST resources!! I’m so very thankful for their willingness to guest blog for us while we get ready for the baby AND while my hand recovers from surgery! Also, a special thanks to the amazing Abby Grace for organizing these guest posts!!! They are such a blessing to us! And now you get to learn from incredible Davey and Krista! Enjoy! :

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