Kamee June End-of-Summer Sale

I know it’s the end of August. I know. I feel it. We are all back to school next Wednesday. My kids and I are in complete denial. We have had one of THE BEST summers EVER!! I normal do the annual sale in June, to be thematic and all, but the summer sun and fun was just too magnetizing; I told myself I would do it in my birthday month instead. Then I decided to celebrate myself and being alive for a WHOLE month. I decided to make it an August sale. Then we moved. Now it’s the end of August and I decided, “WHAT THE HECK!! It is always a good time for a great sale!!” So, the Kamee June summer sale is finally happening; mylegit half-yearly is happening; I AM just like Nordstrom!!! Eeeeee!! Kinda. Sorta. In my head. ;)

The sale is EVERYTHING DURING THE MONTH OF AUGUST AND ALL OF SEPTEMBER!!!

Now read the real post, but where it says that you have to book by the end of June it really means by the end of August!! ;) Then email me with questions or to get yourself booked!!! xxx

And now for the post written, ahem, two months ago. Sorry for the delay!!

I like to think I am a little, just a little like Nordstrom. They have a half yearly, so I copy them, and have one too. Something in June, because I am thematic that way, and something half yearly, in November!! I like the June one, because, it’s, well, June!!

When people first meet me they usually ask about the June bit, or they call me Ms June-thinking it’s my last name. Kamee June is a pretty cute name, right? Kamee isn’t even my given name, Kamaree is, and June isn’t my last name; it’s my middle name. I was named after my Grandma June. Then I am usually asked if I was born in June. Nope, July. Regardless, I love BOTH months!!

Anyway, enough about that, it’s June (August) and it’s Half-Yearly SALE time!!! Everything Kamee June, EVERYTHING, during the month of June is 20% off!!! (this is the part where you insert August and September!!!) Hoooray!!!! You do not have to use what you purchase in June (August/September), you just have to use it within the next year, so before June 2017 (August/September 2017) (weddings are a little different; we can extend them a bit if you aren’t getting married for a while, but know you want to take advantage of the sale). It’s easy, email me (kamee@kameejune.com) tell me what you would like to buy for 20% off, remember EVERYTHING KJ is included: portrait sessions, one on one mentoring sessions, wedding weekends with KJ, KJ gift cards (also 20% off! Perfect for friends or family and a great deal for you!! Buy a $100 gift card for only $80 with the 20% discount!!), AND both wedding packages are 20% off as well!! That’s right, because all of me, loves all of you…can you tell I shoot weddings? ;) No, it’s because it’s JUNE (August)!!!! Hooray!!!! Pay your deposit to lock in the the 20% deal (it will vary depending on what you purchase), and then you are set and we get to planning when you want to cash in (the balance is due the week we shoot, work together, gift cards will be sent over in pdf’s, or the month before you get married.)

So easy, just like finding the most perfect thing at the half yearly, and knowing it is supposed to be yours!

And because everything is better with a photograph here are a few from my brides and grooms from this summer! There have been so many more; I am working on their files now, and will post all that gorgeousness soon!

So excited to hear from all of you and be a part of your celebrating and memory making!! Much love, KJ

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This sweet bride, Caroline, even wrote me the kindest testimonial!! Both she and David have hearts filled with GOLD!! I adore them!! She shared, “Kamee is one of those people you meet and never forget. From the first time I emailed her about a quote, her radiance and zest for life was apparent. Her love for photography transcends not only through the lens of her brilliant and unique work, but through all of her interactions with her clients as well. She is an absolute natural at what she does and has a true gift of making you feel comfortable from the second your photoshoot begins (something that is so unnatural for me!) Kamee is special. I never knew how crucial it was to find a photographer that you connect with, and Kamee is one of those people that you will walk away from feeling like you knew her your whole life. She will go the extra mile to get you know you and your story, just to ensure your photographs speak to it and your individual experiences. I can’t say enough great things about Kamee, she is truly one in a million. If you can do one thing with assurance through your wedding process, book her. It will be the best decision you make! Thank you will never be enough Kamee!”

Thank you so much Caroline and Dave!! You will always be so special to me! xx

Ohh!! One more I found of she and her gorgeous people!!
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Oh, my Jenna Brown! I will always hold you close to my heart!! I love you, Doll. You and your sweet and kind man!!

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You’ll never meet hearts bigger than theirs!! For each other and for all their family, friends, and their God!!

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These two had me at “Southern Hospitality”! They live it, breath it, and really personify human kindness and goodness. I love these two and their families so much!!

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Annie and Andy may your hearts just grow and grow for each other and the sparkly life you are building for yourselves!!! Was so happy to be there to celebrate with you and your families!!

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Cheryl and Terry!! Your love for each other was so tangible and rich. Your hearts are so centered on what’s important in life!! So inspired by you both! xx

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Avery and Andrew, Take me on every beautiful adventure this life is going to offer the two of you, the two of you so very in love with each other!!

 

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Laugher will fill your hearts, Lauryn and Phil, every day, I know it!! Can’t wait for your celebration next year!!

There are so many more!! So many gorgeous images that cover my desktop. SO many memories that make my heart smile and my memory feel so happy. Thank you, to all of you, past, present, and future who willingly share these life celebrations with you! I love you all so very much!!

Alright, let’s get to booking more memory making opportunities! The sale will run until the end of September!! Email me with any questions and also to get you booked!!

Sending so much love to all your atmospheres!!  xx Cheers, Kamee

 

 

Hug Your Heart

Some people just do. These two people are no exception. They hug my heart, big time!! Grateful to be a part of their celebrating and memory making!! Much love to these gorgeous love-birds!

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Quick wardrobe change to the dress we are all in love with (she got it at Macy’s!) ;)

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Ummm, give me some good old fashion passion any day!! ;)

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Thank you so much, Jess and Korey, for sharing this time, with me!! xx KJ

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Diva Day!

Exciting news, LADIES!!

Kamee June Photography and Ashley West Works are teaming up for a Spring Diva Day!! Join us the weekend of April 9th and 10th for a boudoir shoot specifically designed for you! We have a beautiful location lined up in romantic Laguna Beach. Champagne and sweets will be served smile emoticon All we need is the sassy, sexy, flirty, fun, perfect, that is YOU!!

We’re also collaborating with the amazingly talented Jessica Hale Frederick for hair and makeup! Trust us, you don’t want to miss this opportunity to book with her.
Email Kamee (kamee@kameejune.com) or Ashley (ashleywestworks@gmail.com) for more package information and to reserve your time slot! We are SO excited to work with YOU!!

Shoutout to Mama Kara Bosworth for letting me share a couple images from her mini boudoir shoot and for being the beautiful human being she is!

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Just a Couple

of pretty images from last Sunday’s wedding. There are so many to share, but I just wanted to get these up. Wait until you see their portraits. And their details. This wedding was so perfectly simplistic and sweet, just the way romance and love should be!!

Just a couple for now. The couple portraits will come soon!! xx KJ

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Wedding Vows: My Current Favorite Part

I LOVE DIY weddings! They are so special and sweet and I find them to be particularly intimate because everything contributed to the wedding came from the those involved. It’s a labor of love. I am an especial fan of DIY vows, or rather, homemade vows, rather, brides and grooms that write and share their hearts on their wedding days. The vow part usually gets me emotional. I love the promises made; it’s the most important part of the day, the reason “we have all gathered together today”. I love it when the couple isn’t afraid to really share what they feel through the power of prose, and I really love it when their words for each other, move us, and them, to tears.

Brett and Lindsey’s vows were lovely. They laughed. They cried. They shared their true hearts with all their dearest friends and family and most importantly with each other!

May they inspire you to renew those promises you carry in your heart.

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My Offspring in 2015

Has it really been since September since I posted? Sheesh! That’s just unacceptable. I am so sorry! Especially to all my brides and grooms, and clients! I have been busy shooting, teaching, mommy-ing, wife-ing, and living!! I apologize! I have so much to share!!!

I remember blogging regularly. Loving it. Sharing my little stories: my observations on life, love, and anything that made me laugh. I miss chronicling my life! I miss sharing all the gorgeous love stories I witness. I wish I had more time to share, here, publicly, all the romance I see and feel.

I also wish I had time to tell you more of the comedy, I call life; I wish.

If an effort to share something recent and dust off this blog of mine, these are the most current photographs of the fruit of my lions. ;) Gunnar now is ten and Larkin is seven. Both, are the loves of my life. I am so grateful they are mine; so grateful they are the only ones who have ever heard my heart beat from the inside.

I will be better. I will work harder to share more of the love I am so blessed to see so regularly. I am looking forward to 2016 and the blessings it brings to all I know, and all I meet.

For now, something from my heart:

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Much love!! I will circle back in 2016!! Cheers, KJ

A Few Pretties

Just a few pretty pictures from my most recent weddings!! I have so much to say. So much to share. For now I will let it be that I am so grateful to be a part of this life and all the beauty that surrounds me!! So grateful for these brides (and their sweet grooms-and their wonderfully kind and loving families-) who are also my good friends!! So thankful for all the love I witness that fills my heart!!

May all this pretty remind you of all the beauty around you too!!!

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Much love-to everyone- xx Kam

Kamee June Annual June (ahem, kinda) Sale

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I know it’s nearly August. I know. I know this post is two months late. It would take ages to explain where I have been and why I didn’t just click publish on this when it was ready…Whatever, it’s up now!! ;) AND, the legit half-yearly is happening, so I AM just like Nordstrom!!! Eeeeee!! Kinda. Sorta. In my head. ;)

So the sale is actually EVERYTHING DURING THE MONTH OF AUGUST!!! August because it’s two months after June, one month after July…

Now read the real post, but where it says that you have to book by the end of June it really means by the end of August!! ;) Then email me with questions or to get yourself booked!!! xxx

And now for the post written, ahem, two months ago. Sorry for the delay!!

I like to think I am a little, just a little like Nordstrom. They have a half yearly, so I copy them, and have one too. Something in June, because I am thematic that way, and something half yearly, in November!! I like the June one, because, it’s, well, June!!

When people first meet me they usually ask about the June bit, or they call me Ms June-thinking it’s my last name. Kamee June is a pretty cute name, right? Kamee isn’t even my given name, Kamaree is, and June isn’t my last name; it’s my middle name. I was named after my Grandma June. Then I am usually asked if I was born in June, nope, July. Regardless, I love BOTH months!!

Anyway, enough about that, it’s June and it’s Half-Yearly SALE time!!! Everything Kamee June, EVERYTHING, during the month of June is 20% off!!! (this is the part where you insert August!!!) Hoooray!!!! You do not have to use what you purchase in June (August), you just have to use it within the next year, so before June 2016 (August 2016) (weddings are a little different; we can extend them a bit if you aren’t getting married for a while, but know you want to take advantage of the sale). It’s easy, email me (kamee@kameejune.com) tell me what you would like to buy for 20% off, remember EVERYTHING is included: portrait sessions, one on one mentoring sessions, wedding weekends with KJ, KJ gift cards (also 20% off! Perfect for friends or family and a great deal for you!! Buy a $100 gift card for only $80 with the 20% discount!!), AND my wedding packages are 20% off as well!! That’s right, because all of me, loves all of you…can you tell I shot weddings? ;) No, it’s because it’s JUNE!!!! Hooray!!!! Pay your deposit to lock in the the 20% deal (it will vary depending on what you purchase), and then you are set and we get to planning when you want to cash in (the balance is due the week we shoot, work together, gift cards will be sent over in pdf’s, or the month before you get married.)

So easy, just like finding the most perfect thing at the half yearly!!

And because everything is better with a photograph here is one of one of my brides getting married this summer!! This was shot at her friend, Kara Keough Bosworth’s, wedding. Her big day is coming this summer, and I can’t wait!!!! In two weeks actually; I can’t wait Court!!!!!

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Excited to hear from everyone!! Until then, happy June!!!

Drink Herself In

There is a moment. It happens very quickly- when a bride has a brief second to drink herself in, as, a bride: what she always imagined she would look like on her wedding day is smiling back at her in the mirror. It’s hypnotizing, really. Spellbinding.  I usually get emotional over it. It’s sweet- yet swift. It happens every wedding, and it is priceless. Grateful. Grateful I get to see all of these gorgeous brides marry see themselves perfectly- the way we all see them, regularly, not just on their wedding day!

Grateful to Ashley for taking me with her to shoot this wedding. Any time with you is a gift, Ashley; I am thankful for the memories we make for others and ourselves when we are together!!

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Sweet Valentines

Hope everyone feels love today, in some form or fashion.

Much love from me to you, and these two, too!! Happy Valentine’s Day!!

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