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Colton| Portrait Session

So if you and I have ever had a conversation, it’s pretty obvious I’m not from around here!  I have an accent (though it’s getting better the longer I’m in Iowa) that is unmistakably southern!  I grew up in Kentucky and only moved here after my

Musical Edge | Promo Pics

Last weekend I did three things: watched my Kentucky Wildcats beat North Carolina and advance to their first Final Four since 1998, threw my back out while putting in my contacts and shot some promo pics for the always awesome Musical Edge DJ

Daniel | Senior Session

Let’s face it, most high school guys only have their senior pictures taken because their moms say they must, Daniel wasn’t like that at all.  In fact, I’m not even sure his mom had any idea that we were going to do his senior pictures last

Musical Edge DJ Service

 A little while ago I shot some promo pics for Musical Edge DJ service while they were DJing an event at the Downtown Des Moines Marriott.  They used 40 something red uplights to give the room a really cool, hip vibe!  I’ve worked with them a

Welcome to the new blog!!!!

 Hello everyone and welcome to my brand new blog!!!  My name is Katie and I’m the lady behind the lens (and email, and phone, and website) of Katie McDonald Photography!  Here on my blog I’ll be sharing all kinds of things…sneak peeks of photos from