everything you need to know 

The Wedding Experience

I am the jumpsuit wearing, coffee binging, laughing, crazy haired, smiling face behind the camera capturing all the beautiful, bold,  romantic, and timeless images throughout Wisconsin and Minnesota.
I truly love capturing weddings with big, fun, and wild families and friends. We're a family of 7 (5 kids is crazy- we know but we always dreamed of a big family and truly love the joyful chaos) and know how important friends and family are during your big day. I value your memories and I will always prioritize our couples having amazing images AND enjoying their wedding day. This means creating a timeline so all of my couples join and enjoy their cocktail hour! I know my couples, I know what shots they want, and I know how to get those incredible images quickly so RJP couples get back to what really matters-- their friends and family. I don't want to brag but our clients love us because we know how to make them laugh, we prioritize them and their day, and they know they'll get amazing images.      

Your Fun, friendly always smiling midwest photographer

I am Cait

hello- So nice to meet you


The second best day has arrived - gallery delivery day!! Your photos will be finished within 4-6 weeks after your wedding date and delivered online in your own personalized gallery. Don't worry, social media sneak peeks will be up within 48 hours so you can relive the highlights of your special day!!

Let's hang out!

Gallery Selection

The big day!


We meet two months prior to your big day to finalize details, create a timeline, and finish up the family list. Then I arrive and start capturing all the details, memories, and moments and you get to relax and know that I have everything taken care of and you get to live in the moment... with your friends and family... and cherish every single second of your dream wedding.


Once we've decided we're the perfect match, the booking process begins! I send you a personalized online contract that goes over all the details. Everything is done online so it is so easy! You will be able to sign your contract and make payments online. Then we start planning your engagement session! Engagement sessions are included in all of my packages and allow us to get to know each other and find out what works best for you prior to wedding day! 

On the Calendar


Look over my website, Instagram posts, and blog. If you love what you see and want to be a Ruxin John Photography bride, inquire through my contact page or email me directly at ruxinjohnphotography@gmail.com! Once we chat + we agree that we are a good fit, we move onto the booking process!

the wedding experience

step by step, here's what to expect


weddings photographed


images delivered per wedding


different cities we've shot in


inquiries per year


For your engagement or couple's session, we pick your favorite season and find a great spot... and sometimes magic happens.  

We will keep you and your significant other laughing and having fun... even if you're camera shy! 

Engagement sessions help you and me get to know each other and find poses that you love, prior to the big moment! 

Why engagement sessions matter

quick facts

Packages start at $3200 with most couples investing 4k

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"Cait and Elliott were incredible! Do not hesitate to book this girl! Cait answered every email and she helped me plan a timeline and our day was perfect because of the extra love and support they gave us!"
— Nicole & Justin

"Do not hesitate to book this girl! Our wedding wouldn't have been the same without her."

I can’t recommend Cait and her work enough. If you are looking for a photographer, you’ve found the best!! My fiancé doesn’t like smiling, and it’s difficult for us to get good pictures, but she had us both comfortable the entire day!

"she can capture your most whimsical and unposed moments with grace."

Cait is so amazing! She responded to my emails and texts right away and it felt more like I was asking a friend for advice rather than hiring a photographer. Cait will take all of our family photos and I cannot recommend her enough!! I am so thankful I found her!

"I thought I would hate getting my photo taken, but CAIT made it fun!"


contact to book

May 4th 2024-- Dixon's Apple Orchard
May 10th 2024-- New Richmond
May 25th-- St. Paul
June 22 2024-- Glenwood City
July 6th-- 4th of July with Family
July 27th 2024-- Menomonie
August 24, 2024-- Menomonie
August 31 2024-- Dixon's Apple Orchard
September 7th-- Durand
September 21st-- St Paul
September 28th-- Eau Claire


Wedding Schedule

I book 12 months+ out but you can check my availability on the calendar page. I only book a max of 15 weddings a year so I am able to give each and every bride the attention and support they deserve! 

how far in advance do i need to book you for my wedding?

All of my weddings are guaranteed online gallery delivery within 4 weeks; with most being wedding being completed within 2 weeks. 

how long will it take to get our photos delivered?

I always tell people its YOUR day so do what you want! Can a first look make the timeline flow a little smoother? Yes. But if you want that once in a lifetime altar moment, we make that happen and we just arrange the timeline around to fit it. I have shot so many wedding with and without first looks that it honestly is what you want your day to be. 

Do you recommend a "first look" on the wedding day?

I recommend at least 8 hours but if you are having any special exits or moments (like fireworks) 10 hours is a better fit for you. 

how many hours should we set aside for wedding photos?

Absolutely! Shoot me an email. I am a big believer in collaboration and what you give out you get back. So, I am always willing to help! 

Do you offer any consulting for other photographers?

I do not do corporate events at this time. 

Do you photograph corporate events?

I love and live in Glenwood City, WI! It's this amazing small town, in the middle of no where, that we get to call home. 

I know you travel, but where is your home base?

Not every image. I take a lot of duplicates and I always tend to catch a few with their eyes shut; but, beyond those blooper shots I edit and deliver every keeper image. So, many of my brides end up with over 900 images in their wedding day gallery! 

Do you deliver every image from our wedding?

frequently asked questions

Wedding Coverage

Your big day. Your shining moment. Your friends. Your family. Your love. Your memories.... let them all be captured by one of the best in the business. Someone you trust to not only make you laugh, but support you throughout your entire wedding planning adventure, and someone you know will make your special day, a tad more magical; because, you've been waiting for this moment and you deserve the best. 


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Maternity Sessions

Remember how beautiful you were while pregnant. Remember your perfect little baby bump and the way it felt to carry and create life! These sessions are 45 minutes in length. 


yes, please. >

details please! >

I won't ever get these years back, and I want to preserve them. Cait's photos helps remember us just the way we are right now... in this moment in time. In the chaos and love and memories that we call everyday. 


Family sessions

3 Ways to Work Together

The best tips to ensure an amazing engagement session! 

Download the Free Engagement Prep Guide!