Hello and welcome to the CLP Blog! I'm Candi Leonard, a photographer based in central NC. You can find me capturing tiny little newborns in my home based studio or traveling to shoot beautiful weddings across NC and beyond! Below you will find my latest work, some helpful tips for Brides and get a little peek into my life! Make sure you come back often to see what's new!

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I just launched our brand refresh this week and I have since got some questions from others about web design stuff. This is not my first webpage. I have had MANY versions of Candi Leonard Photography over the years as my business has grown and changed and evolved. I have done template sites, semi-custom sites, […]

Ashley and Lee were married 6 years ago! I can’t believe it has been six years since their wedding day! I love keeping in touch with my couples (mostly via social media) and seeing how their marriage progresses. So naturally when we needed a couple to photograph for a special project, we thought of these […]

  I have exciting news to share today! The last few weeks or months really, I have been working hard on A NEW WEBPAGE! I am so excited that Rachael brought it to life for me once again! Now if you log on, you may notice it looks like my old site at first glance! […]

The day before their mountain wedding, a huge storm blew through leaving fallen trees, debris and a huge power outage throughout most of the area. But the storms weren’t going to stop their wedding day. And luck was on their side, because the church still had power! The day of their wedding was also full […]

Kristi and Stoney were married yesterday, so I can finally share her bridal portraits! We braved the heat the day of her portrait! We drove from spot to spot enjoying the air conditioning breaks in between! Stoney wanted her to have a bridal portrait in a creek and we made that happen! This little creek […]

Sometimes it is hard for me to turn off my photographer brain. I find myself critiquing photos I see in Facebook feeds and blogs and not even meaning to! A lot of times I just think, oh man that would have been perfect if they just _____. I know a lot of times we can’t […]