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Welcome to the Caitlyn K Blog!

categories

weddings

engagements

portraits

styled shoots

personal

Welcome to the Caitlyn K Blog!

hey! i'm caitlyn kautz.

Welcome to my blog where I share all of my photography adventures as well as a peek into my personal life. I'm a wedding and portrait photographer based in Rockaway Beach, Oregon but travel world-wide! I am married to my best friend and I love farm house decor.

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I can live without you. But I don't want to. I don't ever want to.
-Meredith Grey (Grey's Anatomy)

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I can live without you. But I don't want to. I don't ever want to.
-Meredith Grey (Grey's Anatomy)

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I’ve known the Valencia Family for most of my life, they are friends with my family. We had such a fun time at their 2019 fall mini sessions. It was at Minto Brown Park, one of my favorite places for photos in Salem, Oregon. Amy and Dave have raised some great kids! Abigail and Jackson […]

Family

November 20, 2019

Fall Mini Sessions 2019 | The Valencia Family

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It’s time for 2020 Salem Oregon Senior pictures! Amy is first up and is a family friend of mine and I’m so happy I was able to take her senior pictures. She has such a bright and fun personality and we had a blast during her session! It was one of the last nice evenings […]

Portraits

November 18, 2019

Salem Oregon Senior | Amy | Central High School

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This week is my 24th Birthday and I thought I would share 24 facts about me. I can’t believe I’m turning 24 years old. I’m hoping this year is one of the best years of my life. I got engaged on my 21st Birthday and I got married when I was 21 since then nothing […]

Personal

November 14, 2019

24 Things About Me | It’s My Birthday!

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Desiree booked Rockaway Beach Oregon family photos when they were in town for camp. They were attending camp at Twin Rocks Friends Camp which is actually on the same lake that I live on. We walked over to Twin Rocks on the beach to take some photos at sunset. It was absolutely gorgeous and the […]

Family

November 11, 2019

Rockaway Beach Oregon Family Photos | Ojeda Family

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I had such a fun time with Zane and Amanda for their Lincoln City maternity photos. I went to school with Zane and Amanda and always love getting to catch up on these two. They have the kindest hearts and are doing such wonderful things in life. I had the opportunity to capture their wedding […]

Portraits

November 8, 2019

Lincoln City Maternity Photos | Zane & Amanda

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Lindsay contacted me for Seaside Oregon photos. She and her boyfriend brought their two puppies and we had such a fun time! I have dogs in shoots all the time but these were the most well behaved that I have ever dealt with. They would look at the camera just by saying “Cookie!” It was […]

Portraits

November 6, 2019

Seaside Oregon Photos | Couple & Their Puppies

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I had the honor of taking Maeve’s family’s extended family photos here in Rockaway Beach, Oregon. She contacted me and wanted to get pictures as a present for her parents. It had been almost ten years since their family had pictures. This was a fun and easy shoot with only 7 adults and 2 children, […]

Family

November 4, 2019

Rockaway Beach Family Photos | Extended Family

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Anna contacted me to be her Lincoln City Photographer. I met Anna and her husband Stephen at Canyon Drive Park, one of my favorite spots in Lincoln City, Oregon. The Nothum Family traveled from Eugene for a quick little family trip. Anna and Stephen love each other so much and adding this little boy to […]

Family

November 1, 2019

Lincoln City Photographer | The Nothum Family

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As a Rockaway Beach Oregon Photographer, I was so excited when Katie contacted me for pictures. Katie and her husband Matt came with their parents and two children from Idaho for a family vacation. Rockaway Beach, Oregon is the perfect place for a family vacation but I may be a little biased since I live […]

Family

October 30, 2019

Rockaway Beach Oregon Photographer | The Hedricks

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These Seaside Oregon Photos were so fun to shoot! The Bedgisoff Family has the greatest personalities and they were up for lots of fun as the sunset went down. Diana and George have raised some pretty amazing kids, I was able to learn a lot about them during our shoot and I’m so excited to […]

Family

October 28, 2019

Seaside Oregon Photos | The Bedgisoff Family