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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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Courtney and Grayson had their gorgeous wedding at Ron’s Pond in Monmouth, Oregon. The weather was perfect and just everything was perfect! I was the Maid of Honor so some of my photographers and myself tag teamed this wedding. Lacey and Brenna did a phenomenal job capturing my sister’s wedding day! Courtney and Grayson had […]

Weddings

July 10, 2019

Courtney & Grayson | Ron’s Pond | Monmouth Oregon Wedding

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I had so much fun taking Rockaway Beach Oregon family pictures for this amazing family! They were so fun to work with and such kind people! The colors of their outfits were perfect for a beach session, coordinating with the blue ocean. Half of the family is from San Francisco, California and the other half […]

Family

June 27, 2019

Rockaway Beach Oregon Family Pictures

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Happy Monday! Due to my infertility I find myself in a off mood pretty frequently. I’ve learned the best ways to help make me happier on a sad day and I wanted to share them with you. Here are 10 ways to instantly lift your mood. Buy yourself fresh flowers Take a deep breath, just […]

Personal

June 24, 2019

10 Ways to Instantly Lift Your Mood

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This Del Rey Beach Oregon extended family session was such a blast! Multiple families came together for a fun beach trip in Gearhart and wanted to get some family pictures while they were here. All of the kids were such troopers, it was kinda cold but they stuck it out!! We even incorporated some personality […]

Family

June 19, 2019

Del Rey Beach Oregon Extended Family Session

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I am 1 in 8. I’m a woman who desires to be a Mother and I’m struggling making that dream a reality. I’ve been TTC (trying to conceive) for the past 24 months and I’ve never seen a BFP (big fat positive) on a pregnancy test. It breaks my heart every day, I cry every […]

Personal

June 18, 2019

My TTC Journey | 2 Year Update

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Now Booking Summer Mini Sessions | 2019 My absolute FAVORITE portrait sessions of the year are now booking! We have the most amazing summer evenings in Oregon which make the perfect backdrop for family and couple portraits; it will be such a fun time! Spots are very limited and they go fast, so snag yours […]

Uncategorized

June 13, 2019

Summer Mini Sessions | NOW BOOKING!

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This beautiful Cannon Beach family session is a favorite of mine! The Patterson Family traveled from Utah for a vacation and a wedding in Oregon. It was a chilly windy night but the sunset was absolutely gorgeous, perfect for the first portrait session of the 2019 Summer! I’m so excited to show off this family! […]

Family, Portraits

June 13, 2019

Cannon Beach Family Session | The Pattersons

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My husband and I finally got the chance to take some time off of work and go on a vacation to Murrieta California! I absolutely LOVE vacations and traveling, it’s what makes me happy besides photography! This is just a journal for me to remember this vacation, pictures are not the best since they were […]

Personal

June 10, 2019

Murrieta California Trip 2019 | Personal

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My husband and I recently moved to Rockaway Beach Oregon and me being a typical photographer, I wanted this time in our life to be documented. One of my photographer friends that lives in Utah was in Oregon for the weekend. We got the chance to model for her and her husband, it was seriously […]

Portraits

May 27, 2019

Rockaway Beach Oregon | Love at the Beach

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As a Salem Oregon photographer it was such an honor being presented with the Gold Award from the Statesman Journal for Best of the Mid-Valley! I honestly can’t even believe that my business has become this succesful. Thank you so much to all of my friends, family, and AMAZING clients who have supported me along […]

Business

May 25, 2019

Voted Best Photographer of the Mid-Valley 2019