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Thanks for stopping by!  I'm Katie, a Kentucky wedding photographer.  You've stumbled across my blog!  Here you will find wedding day highlights, romantic engagement sessions, helpful information for brides, and the occasional personal update, too.

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Megan & Josh officially tied the knot on October 13, 2018.  The high that day was a perfect 65 degrees.  It was a little chilly that night, but I think we all could agree the weather was absolutely perfect. As I was gathering the images to highlight this beautiful wedding day, I couldn’t help but […]

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Rustic Meets Romantic at Fall Cousiac Manor Wedding

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When Brianne told me that her and Andrew wanted to do their engagement at UVA, I was over the moon!  I have wanted to shoot there ever since I first stepped foot on their campus (I mean “The Grounds”) YEARS ago.  When Ryan and I were still in college, we actually made a long trip […]

Engagement

University of Virginia Engagement Session

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This Bernheim Forest Engagement Session is one for the books!  Sometimes everything just works perfectly for a session.  The weather is perfect.  The lighting is perfect.  The photographer is in a creative mood.  ;). For Christa and Zach’s session last Sunday, everything just felt right.  It was my first time shooting at the Bernheim Forest, […]

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Bernheim Forest Engagement Session

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I’m so excited to share some of the beautiful highlights from Madeline & Jon’s Virginia wedding day.  Can I just start off by saying what a joyful bride Madeline was?  There was a smile on her face the entire day, no matter what was happening!

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Joyful Fall Virginia Wedding in Williamsburg, Virginia

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It feels like FOREVER since I have done a blog post!  I am being honest when I say I have missed it a lot.  Blogging is actually one of my favorite ways to connect.  Thank you so much for being patient while I have ironed out the kinks with my new website, and figured out […]

Personal

Katie Gallagher Photography has Rebranded!

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Hello everyone!  Last weekend I actually did a poll over on my facebook page asking you guys what you would like to read about in this week’s blog post.  The majority of you voted for tips on nailing the wedding day timeline!  I remember when I was planning my wedding back in 2014.  I was clueless!!  So, tonight I am sharing a blog post about nailing the wedding day timeline!

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10 Tips to Help you Nail the Wedding Day Timeline

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For the engagement session, we decided on First Landing State Park.  Lauren & Steven were seriously troopers in the super hot and humid weather.

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First Landing State Park Engagement Session

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It brings me such joy to share blog posts from fun, beautiful wedding days.  Haley & Joey planned a beautiful wedding, and topped it off with an incredibly fun reception.

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Settlement at Powhatan June Wedding

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Guys, I’m so excited to bring you the highlights from Sarah & Kyle’s Salem, Virginia wedding.  It was my first time in Salem, and it did not disappoint!  The mountains are beautiful, and the rainy weather gave us beautiful, moody clouds.  

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Green Hill House Salem Virginia Wedding

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Guys, I’m really excited to share this blog for a few reasons.  First of all, I wasn’t sure if this engagement session was even going to happen last week!  

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Norfolk Botanical Gardens Engagement