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The Cate Ronan


Just a hopeless romantic who believes the love stories in the books & movies are out there, just waiting to be photographed.


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I'm Cate and I'm so happy you found my blog. This blog is a journal of weddings, elopements, resources, and a sprinkle of personal life. Don't forgot to say hi, on your favorite post!

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Strongwater Columbus Intimate Wedding

Mary and Rob decided on an intimate wedding at Strongwater. Strongwater is one of my favorite wedding venues in Columbus, Ohio. It is so versatile, so you can build your vision around the industrial and modern vibes. They really wanted to create an experience for their family and friends and the best dinner. They had […]

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Canyon Run Ranch Wedding

If you are having a wedding in the woods, this gallery is for you. Caitlin and Alex’s sunset wedding at Canyon Run Ranch was golden and magical. So many tears during the ceremony, I couldn’t focus on who to photograph. Caitlin was seriously one of the happiest and giddiest people to get married. Even during […]

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Saguaro Palm Springs Session

The Saguaro in Palm Springs is perfect alone. Take Maquel and Hayden and put them on a skateboard and you get this perfect Palm Springs vibe photoshoot. Each room in the Saguaro was a themed color and of course, we photographed in the pink room. 💓This time of year is perfect in California for engagement […]

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Sunrise Oregon Coast Elopement

    Winter in Oregon + sunrise = magic for an elopement photographer. Sam and Zach traveled to the coast from Portland and got some practice for their future elopement in October. Being from Ohio and missing the west coast so badly, I planned a trip out to Oregon in the middle of February and […]


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