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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...

A Culling Breakthrough!

  • Ask Anything

Before you get too excited… you have to know one thing about our culling, blogging, post-processing workflow…. I like to keep it FAST. I’m done with my wedding from the weekend by Tuesday evening and then I get to run the rest of my business until Friday night when we start prepping for another wedding. This is how we grow, this is how we get stuff down and this is just what works for ME. I always give that same disclaimer!

Those That Continue to Inspire

  • & Why I'm Not Giving Up!

This isn’t a long post… or a fancy post…it’s a really very simple post. Someone asked me the other day “How long have you been doing this? Really? 7 Years? That’s a long time!”. Yes, I agree! Seven years is a long time to shoot every weekend from April to November and blog every weekday and constantly think of things to teach and share. Seven years is a lot of emails, a lot of late nights and a lot of hard work. But you know what’s even MORE work… doing it for TEN years.

Introducing the KJ EDUCATION Site!

  • & Why I Love Being a Showiteer!

There are THREE big takeaways from today’s post! Lets start with #1! The first thing I want to share is that I have been with the SAME website company for SIX YEARS!!! Do you realize how RARE that is? It’s strange and almost unheard of! So WHY have I been with the same company for SO long?! Oh there is no way that I can answer that in one sentence! Let me give you the run down of why Showit STILL fits the bill for my website needs…. even after SIX years!

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