Creating holy sh*t is that us?! moments since 2016

With more than 500 weddings and a decade of experience under my belt, I not only know how to capture photos that truly evoke the full spectrum of your wedding weekend emotions, and I also know there's magic to be made in any weather, situation, or mishap. 

Last minute rain? Here’s an umbrella, and this is how to look great standing underneath it. Unseasonably sunny? No sweat, I’ve got tissues on hand. 

Through meticulous planning, research, listening, absorbing, and learning, I have the full day agenda (and more) ready to G-O before your day. And a plan B and C, just in case.

On the day, I’ve got your best angles, lighting and locations covered. Me, your parents and your besties are on a first name basis (rather than just “Mom” or “girl in the pink dress”).

The best thing about being a seasoned wedding photographer
(aside from lots of cake) … is the magic of transforming the ordinary into extraordinary in any situation.


Think of them like those photos of your parents from the 1970's that you find in a shoebox...all of the retro feels while feeling just like yourselves. It's great to do a practice run before the wedding too!

Engagement Sessions

Let's be real, we won't be handing down our old iPhones to our kids. Your memories deserve to live off the screen and in your hands. Variety of prints and albums available.

Albums & Prints

Bring those timeless retro vibes to your final gallery! I'll bring along my Contax G2 to the wedding plus 10 rolls of film in color and B&W. You won't be able to tell if you got married in 2024 or 1984.

35mm Film

what else we can do together

Say goodbye to stiff, awkward poses and hello to genuine laughter and spontaneous piggyback rides. This is about the real fun, the silly moments, and the genuine emotions that make your relationship unique. It's not just a shoot; it’s a celebration of your love story, quirks and all.


 Wedding and Elopement Photography isn't just about capturing moments; it's about snagging every laugh, tear, and dance-off that makes your day yours. Think less posing, more living – because your best moments can't be staged.



all the details

- sara & aaron

"My mother is a professional photographer and vetoed 20 other vendors before we found katherine"

- tannaz & joseph

"She is the most intentional, present, fly-on-the-wall, gifted photographer you can possibly book for your wedding"

- ji & Sam

"there was not a single moment since our first email exchange where we questioned our decision to go with her"

- Amanda & daniel

"Our family and friends have not stopped singing her praises since the wedding and after seeing the photos"

- tara & james

"going through our library of photos felt like digging into an onion - so many layers and new gems to find"

— elaine & damir, married in 2021

Katherine and her team truly captured every moment with our guests, the groomsmen, and our family throughout all of the events happening simultaneously at our wedding. Our wedding took place on a massive 100+ acre property in the Catskills, and Katherine and her team made sure all things happening simultaneously on the property were captured.

"We are trying to relive every moment, and the photos she captured truly evoke the full spectrum of our wedding weekend emotions."

— nicole & scott, married in 2018

From the get-go, this company is different -- badass, no cheesiness allowed, personalized, professional. Rather than forcing you to fit into some awkward, posed, same-old wedding mold, Wilde Scout somehow made us feel like Vogue models and yet utterly ourselves, while also meeting our family's expectations on what wedding photos should look like.

“It's hard to put into words just how much hiring Katherine made our wedding photography dreams come true."


Frequently Asked Questions

01. How many final images can we expect?

I deliver approximately 75-100 photos per hour of coverage. There is no limit on the number of photos you will receive. My team and I  photograph anywhere from 7-15k raw files for any wedding client. All the photos go through an intentional culling and editing process to ensure the final gallery unfolds as naturally as your wedding day. 

02. what is your backup system?

Oh, I care so passionately about backup systems! After your wedding, all of the photos will go through my ultra-secure triple backup system to prevent against any file loss. Multiple memory cards, physical hard drives, and digitally on the cloud. Your raw photos are saved for 6 months and you have access to the gallery for 18 months.

03. what if something happens to you?

This situation has never occurred in nearly 500 weddings, but I have a firm plan in place for any emergencies. If something happens to me before the wedding, a trained associate from the team will step in. If something happens to me after the wedding but before receive the gallery, trusted partners will access my Photo Will and follow the editing instructions to ensure you receive all of your wedding photos. 

04. do you have insurance?

I work on a series of mirrorless Nikon Z6II and Z7 cameras with a variety of lenses that give your phots a film-like, cinematic feel. I also use a Fuji GFX medium-format camera for editorial-inspired imagery and some 35mm film cameras for fun.

05. what kind of gear do you shoot on?

I work on a series of mirrorless Nikon Z6II and Z7 cameras with a variety of lenses that give your phots a film-like, cinematic feel. I also use a Fuji GFX medium-format camera for editorial-inspired imagery and some 35mm film cameras for fun.

Email me at to learn more about working together and receive my Pricing & Info Guide.

Don't see your question?

Let's get this party started. There are a number of ways for us to work together. Ready to hop on a call? Directly book a consultation. Curious about availability? Send me an email. Just starting the process? Download my Guide to a Flawless Getting Ready. 


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