Journal

Why You Should Schedule a Bridal Portrait Session

Although you might think having extra portrait sessions with your wedding photographer may be a bit over the top, you may want to think again. Take a look at these top reasons why you should schedule a bridal portrait session with your photographer before the big day...

7 Great Reasons to Renew Your Wedding Vows

Couples who get married will often choose to re-commit or re-express their love for one another during a vow renewal ceremony some number of years down the road. Why? Marriage is not always easy. A vow renewal can be like a fresh start for a married couple. Take a...

8 Benefits of a Destination Wedding

From Caribbean islands and mountainous landscapes, to deserts and safari lands, destinations far and wide are being used as the spotlight for weddings. Although destination weddings (like any style of wedding) have pros and cons, the benefits of a destination wedding...

7 Reasons to Hire a Photographer for Your Proposal

The biggest and most important day of your life to photograph will most likely be your wedding day. But how about the days leading up to it, such as the proposal that led to your engagement? Aren’t they worthy of capturing on camera, too? Are you hesitant about hiring...

Top 10 Destinations for a Winter Wonderland Wedding

Have you always dreamed of saying your vows among a mystical landscape of snowflakes and ice? Or are you hoping to sneak away for an adventurous wedding outside of your hometown during the holiday break? Then you'll love to see these location ideas for a truly...

13 Best Places for an Outdoor Elopement in California

Are you looking to have a simple elopement instead of an extravagant wedding, but still want a breathtaking venue or location to make it memorable? If so, California is your place! With beautiful scenery and a vast variety of landscapes ranging from northern to...

7 Best Places for an Adventurous Elopement in Utah

Can you imagine saying your vows in front of sweeping mountain views or deep canyons? If you said yes, consider getting married in Utah! Utah is an absolutely breathtaking place as it is, and an even more gorgeous place for adventure elopements! Take a look at the...

Katogenic Wedding Photography Bucket List

If you are getting married in any of the following locations, I've got good news for you: you're eligible for 50% off the Emerald wedding photography package!*  You read that right: you can get up to six hours of photography coverage, over 400+ edited photographs,...

2018 Colorado Wedding Photography Giveaway!

Katogenic Photography is beyond excited to offer the ultimate wedding photography giveaway! From now until August 31st, you can enter to win a photography package for a 2018 wedding in Colorado. This package includes: Up to 10 hours of consecutive photography coverage...

How to Elope in Colorado | Dos, Don’ts, and Tips

Whether you've been with your significant other for years or you just got engaged, you might want to consider eloping! While planning a wedding is exciting, it can also be overwhelming, stressful and costly. There are many great benefits to eloping, especially in the...

Denver Wedding Vendor Spotlight: Melanie Desiree Event Coordinator

On the blog this week is a one-on-one interview with a talented event planner and designer near Denver, Colorado: Melanie Desiree Event Coordinator. I chatted with Melanie to get a little more insight about her story, her event coordinating experience, the event...

Want a Non-Traditional Wedding? Elope Instead!

Whether you just got engaged or you’ve been with a partner for several years and are ready to tie the knot, there are a few important things to consider during the first steps of planning a wedding. Are you hoping to go all out for the big day? Or do you both prefer...

Best Places to Elope in Colorado

While a drop-dead gorgeous wedding with all the bells and whistles can be great, it can also get pretty expensive and time consuming. Large elaborate weddings are wonderful, but they are not for everyone. If you're someone who isn't dying to have all the traditional...

Top 5 Details Your Wedding Photographer Shouldn’t Miss

Any wedding photographer out there should know not to miss the big moments—you know, the first kiss, the first dance, and all the other traditional events you’ll be listing out on your wedding day timeline. But what about the little things, the small details that...