I thought this would be a good topic considering a lot of people are mourning the fact they cannot spend the holidays with their loved ones. Tips to Enjoy the 2020 Holiday Season. It has been 8 years since we spent the holidays with our families.  When we first moved across the county, we knew there […]

Our Life

December 18, 2020

Tips to Enjoy the 2020 Holiday Season

Last time I blogged about dressing for your session I wrote about Layers, Textures, Patterns, and colors all focused on Fall themes. You can check out the Dressing for Your Photo Session | Fall Edition. I am a visual person, so I wanted to share more photos on this topic. There are endless possibilities of […]


December 2, 2020

Dressing for your Photo Session| Family Edition


Bethesda Maryland Family Photos At this point I’ve had two cups of coffee (one with a splash of cinnamon) and I’m ready to take on the night! As a mother, I’ve become more of a morning person than a night owl, but every so often I want to push it into the late hours of […]


December 1, 2020

Bethesda, Maryland Family Photos

I’ve been listening to Ted Talks Daily on Spotify. It has been a nice mental break for me while I am driving, or need a distraction while putting my daughter to bed. Most of them are a quick 15-20 minutes. Just enough to educate me, but not too long that I can’t squeeze it in […]

Tips & Tricks For Your Business

November 30, 2020

A powerful way to unleash your natural creativity | A TED Talk by Tim Harford

I first met this family a couple years ago for their engagement photos, and was so happy when they asked me to capture their family photos! Mazen is a total cutie. 🙂 It’s so fun seeing families grow and change over the years. katymurray@katymurrayphotography.com


November 19, 2020

Highland Maryland Family Photos


This Rockville Maternity Session is extra special.I’ve known this momma for about 5 years, and I am so blessed to call her a friend and mentor. I first met Betsy in 2015 when she hired me at Bethesda County Club. That was the first club I’ve worked at and couldn’t be more thankful for the […]


November 12, 2020

Rockville Morning Maternity Session


I met Rachel earlier this year at her sister’s wedding. I love it when families return to me for their photography needs. It is always such an honor to capture special memories, like weddings, and when a bride refers me to their friends and family it is the biggest compliment! I am excited to be […]

Photography, Portraits, Weddings

November 9, 2020

Engagement Session at Alexandria Waterfront

On the blog today…I am showcasing some amazing creatives. I want to showcase them as we enter into the holiday season because they have some great gift ideas and it’s always a bonus to shop small. Amy @amyscripts Amy is always doing behind the scenes stuff, like refinishing a dresser, painting headboards and repotting plants. […]

Featured Friday

November 7, 2020

Creative Showcase

Look at this momma and her cute family! I love their outfits and how colorful and fun they are! katymurray@katymurrayphotography.com


October 22, 2020

Silver Spring Family Photos


I just got home from meeting up with a gal pal who is also a business owner and mother. It is so refreshing to chat with someone who faces a lot of the same challenges I face. We chatted for nearly 4 hours, and it felt G O O D. We covered topics from sick […]


October 20, 2020

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