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Question for YOU (because after all this is your day), What do you envision your pictures looking like? And how do you envision showing your wedding pictures to future generations. If you’re here reading this, I’m assuming it’s because at least to some extent you identify with my work. Yay! Let me help make your vision happen!


People often describe me as passionate. And maybe that’s a nice way of saying determined, but it’s something I put into my photography. I’m passionate about creating beautiful images; doing what it takes to get that perfect image you’re excited to hang on the wall! I’m passionate about emotion and laughter; you walking away with pictures that show the real, authentic you! I’m passionate about pictures telling the story of the day; about you have stunning albums and products that you can show your kids and grand kids with love and pride. And mostly, I’m passionate about you loving your images! And I hope, when you look at my images, you see that passion.

And that’s what I do; I use emotion, laughter, and authenticity to create pictures that you will love and cherish for forever. Pictures that show the real you.



“Oh my goodness!!! What a treat to come home from work and have your beautiful pictures waiting for me. They are AMAZING!!! I just love them!!!! I literally had a smile on my face the whole time I was looking through them. Thank you so much! It was so great having you there and even better that you were my photographer. You have no idea how grateful I am for you. I love you so much! -PS- The flash drive that they came on is seriously so adorable. I love it!”


“CATHERINE!!! THESE PICTURES ARE SO GOOOOOOD!!! WOW! Thank you so much for this…Thank you for capturing all of those great moments! These photos are seriously beautiful. You are SUCH an amazing photographer. AHh! All I can do is freak out! Just thank you. :) So much. This is the best.”


“We just received our engagement pictures and wow… Your skill is so evident! Thank you for capturing our little moments and taking such joy in it!”


“Catherine Winkelman is an EXCELLENT photographer! The quality and uniqueness of her photos are brilliant and will be enjoyed for years to come by many generations. Along with that, she is great to work with.”


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