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I'm Katie, your local Edmonton and area wedding photographer. I help couples feel like themselves on their wedding day, in the midst of a busy schedule I take couples away for a few minutes to relax, be close to each other and make magic that you can print out and remember forever.

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Hello, soon-t0-be new Edmonton mama. If you are new around here, I am Katie Ruegg, the owner (and head photographer 😉) at Katie Ruegg Photography! I also happen to be pregnant myself, expecting my new addition to arrive early December 2020. If you are looking for maternity photos, I first hand understand the excitement. And […]

Edmonton Maternity Photos | How to prepare for your maternity session.

edmonton maternity photos - purple dress and floral crown

September 28, 2020

Are you looking for Edmonton engagement photography?   You found me. I’m Katie and I am a local YEG wedding and engagement photographer. Engagement photography is some of my favourite times, I include engagement photos in all of my wedding day packages but you can contact me to book them a la carte. Generally, I […]

Edmonton Engagement Photos

September 21, 2020

I absolutely love attending (and photographing) small weddings. And if you are looking for information on how to plan a small wedding, I can guess that you are at least considering embracing this new “micro wedding” trend. Does it really count as a trend if a majority of the people are either forced into it […]

How to Plan a Small Wedding in Edmonton

Katie Ruegg Edmonton Wedding Photographer

August 31, 2020

Wondering what questions to ask your wedding photographer (before you book)? I thought you might be! In case we haven’t met yet, I am Katie, a local YEG wedding photographer. As you have likely gathered, I’m a wedding and couples photographer who likes to have fun, get real with people, and make memories. I love […]

Questions to ask your wedding photographer

August 24, 2020

Are you dreaming of a Rocky Mountain wedding?     Truly, I think we all  dreaming of a Rocky mountain wedding a little bit. If we haven’t met yet, I am Katie Ruegg – a local Edmonton photographer. I always love the chance to get away to the mountains. My husband is from Switzerland so […]

Rocky Mountain Wedding Advice and Locations

Edmonton wedding photographer

August 17, 2020

You may not know this about me, but I am secretly kind of fancy. So fancy, that when I realized I wouldn’t be able to host a beautiful party and serve food in a reasonable COVID-safe way, I decided against having a gender reveal party. What can I say? I like to be a good […]

Photos of parents and baby in bed - newborn photos

August 14, 2020

I see you over there, searching affordable Edmonton wedding photography or wedding photography packages under $2000.00. I was a bride once too so I mean this in the least judgemental way. You can actually read my own experience about hiring a free “for experience” wedding photographer here. So today, I want to answer the question […]

Why is wedding photography so expensive?

August 10, 2020

Planning Proposal Photos – Does it still count as alliteration if technically photos has a different sound? Asking for a friend. If you are new around here, I am Katie, and Edmonton based wedding photographer photographing wedding couples all over Alberta. And last year, I had the chance to photograph something really special: A PROPOSAL […]

Couple Photos. in Enjoy Lights Festival

July 28, 2020

Are you looking to hire an Edmonton Wedding Photographer? Wondering if you should invest in a second shooter for your wedding? I know how overwhelming it can be when you are bouncing from photographer to photographer’s websites and trying to compare different packages when all you really want to know is: is this person going […]

Second Shooter Wedding FAQ (do you really need a second shooter on your wedding day?)

edmonton wedding photographer headshot

July 20, 2020

Hey friends! I am so glad you stumbled across my collection of Edmonton engagement photos inspiration. If you are planning your engagement photography this year, I would love to chat. If we haven’t met yet, I am Katie and I am an Edmonton wedding photographer that has a secret love from engagement photos. I actually include […]

Unique Engagement Photo Ideas in Edmonton

July 15, 2020