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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...

The School Sessions

  • Raising $200K | One Day, One School

We started at the same time. Jamie Delaine was, at the time, the only other super young photographer in the industry that was making waves and doing big things when I entered the industry. I loved following her, reading her blog and watching her grow. We never really had a chance to connect during those early years. She was in Vancouver, I was in Virginia. However, I’ve always admired and loved her heart and passion for the Lord and for others. So it came as no surprise when I received her email explaining that she wanted to do something big, brave and bold.

Quick Guide to Google+ for SEO

  • Four Ways Google+ Drastically Improves Search Engine Optimization

Friends, the older I get, the more I realize that there is SO much that I don’t know about business and marketing. It’s FUN for me to keep learning and enhancing my business but it takes a lot of hard work and determination to move forward…. especially when things are working ok! One area that I have needed to work on in my business is my SEO knowledge and understanding Google+! I went to the Creative at Heart conference and was SO blown away my Krista Jones’ talk that I knew that I needed her help.

Pictures of Us

  • A Sedona Anniversary Shoot | By Annamarie Akins

One of my points in my talk was about “showing yourself”. It’s SO good for us to be in front of the camera! I know some of us HATE being on the other side of the lens. It’s hard. We know what looks good and we know what looks bad. So naturally, we constantly worry about our poses, double chins and puffy eyes when we’re in front of the camera. We do this because we’re HUMAN and sometimes our anxiety gets the best of us! Well, you know how you fix this phobia? DOING IT! Have your pictures taken!

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