Presenting Katelyn James | Keynote Speaker


Katelyn James started her professional photography journey as a Junior in college and was shooting 25+ weddings annually within her second year. After growing her business and gaining recognition in national publications such as Professional Photographers Magazine, The Knot, Southern Living Weddings, Southern Weddings and multiple other online publications such as Style Me Pretty, BRIDES, Inspired by This, Real Simple, etc. She then began teaching and coaching photographers from all over the country and internationally. In 2015 she was named “Top Ten Educators to Watch” by Rangefinder Magazine and has had the honor of speaking at conferences such as WPPI, United, Creative at Heart, Local PPA meetings, The Rising Tide Summit, The Reset Conference, The Pursuit Conference, Making Things Happen, The Connect Retreat, Blink and more!

In 2012 Katelyn was joined by her husband Michael and they are officially a husband/wife team. Since joining forces, Katelyn and Michael average 8-10 weddings annually while teaching thousands of photographers through their online courses. They are parents to their daughter, Everly, sons, Graham and Everett and have a sweet baby boy in heaven. They also are puppy parents to Bokeh, the Bichpoo! They are passionate about traveling, home design, & spending time dreaming and brainstorming with their closest friends!!

We shared a few of Katelyn’s brand photos from her session with Abby Grace earlier this week, but here are a few more that we loved! They have also added a new addition to the family since this session!

Katelyn is no stranger to the Reset Conference, and we are excited to welcome her back again! If you don’t already know her, you will fall in love with her heart for teaching others and for helping other photographers’ biggest dreams come true. You will walk away inspired and ready to transform your business!

Katelyn James can be found on Facebook and Instagram.