Kelly Jo Photography

Full wedding (ceremony and reception) pricing

Prices start at $3,000

Elopement pricing

Prices start at $4,000

About Kelly Jo Photography

Kelly Jo Photography


I started out as a photographer raising funds to go on a mission trip to India back in 2011. Since then, I’ve been there three times and to other countries near and far around the world. I am based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and am excited to travel anywhere here, or worldwide for you. Since photographing over 240 weddings, I know when to step forward and take the lead, or step back and let a moment happen. My style leans towards classic, timeless, natural, full of color and true to you moments, that you’ll always treasure.

I’ve been told I have a “calming” presence that helps people feel comfortable and relaxed, I truly want you to enjoy your wedding day, and not feel like you’re in a day long photo shoot! To be a good wedding photographer one has to be able to transition through every style and situation at the drop of a hat, every wedding is different, it keeps things fresh and fun! It’s always an honor to witness the joining of two families with all of the emotions and traditions that two people in love bring.

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  • Bride-only session
  • Drone photography
  • Engagement session
  • Extra hours
  • Image editing
  • Online proofing
  • Printing rights
  • Second photographer

Photo formats

  • Digital


  • Digital files
  • Digital rights
  • Online gallery
  • Printed enlargements
  • Same/next-day sneak-peek images


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5.0 (7 reviews)

  • Wedding Photos

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    Chelseaa month ago

    Kelly was phenomenal to work with! She was very professional and very easy to work with. The photographs she took at our destination wedding turned out AMAZING! She found the perfect places to take pictures, she was able to efficiently organize a large group of us for posing for the wedding pictures and she captured everything during our wedding/ceremony perfectly!

  • Very professional and easy to work with!

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    Hair By Cassie Grifhorst3 months ago

    Loved working with Kelly Jo Photography. Very easy to work with took pictures of me doing hair that I could use for my portfolio.

  • One Happy MOB

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    Rachelle G3 months ago

    Kelly photographed my daughters wedding in 2021 and I will never forget the ease and grace that she handled photos with. Our grandson has some special needs and is not easy when it comes to photos, Kelly was patient and kind. Additionally, the rest of the day she was never "front and center" to get photos but went "unnoticed" and somehow in it all, we have the most beautiful photos that represent the day perfectly.

  • 5 stars for Kelly Jo Photography

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    All Things Considered gr3 months ago

    Kelly was amazing to work with. She conducts herself calmly and professionally. She is efficient in her photos and makes everyone feel at ease. additionally she is organized and communicated all expectations clearly. I will be recommending Kelly to my clients again and again.

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