Hello and welcome to the CLP Blog! I'm Candi Leonard, a wedding photographer based in the Carolinas.  My husband Travis and I work together to capture weddings for beautiful couples across NC & SC 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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Last fall I took my kiddos to the Old Sheldon Ruins for our family photos. I fell in love with that spot after we first visited years ago. It just has such history and texture that begs to be captured. After we left our family session, I message my friend Nicki from Nicki Paige Collection […]

I get asked all the time where we eat when we are in Charleston and the truth is we try to find a new spot each time!  We love adding to this list….even though we have repeated a few of them several times!  🙂  SO today I am sharing our tried and true list!   […]

So much to say about this gorgeous wedding inspo today! I loved being back at Merchants Hall shooting! I love the soft pink and gold color scheme. I also loved shooting in some fun spots in my favorite place on earth. But what I love even more is connecting with amazing vendors to bring a […]

Holy Moly!  This spring is going to be a baby season for sure!  I have lots of maternity sessions on the calendar and I am super excited!  I thought this would be a great time to update a post with maternity tips! I haven’t done one in several years and a lot has changed since […]

Friends, I have one goal right now in regards to travel- GO TO ITALY. I have been dreaming of it forever and I am determined to make it happen ASAP! Until then, I just keep surrounding myself with all the things that remind me of Italy, like this gorgeous Tuscan Inspired Citrus Wedding! This concept […]

I almost didn’t post this because I didn’t do that many maternity sessions in 2018, but when I looked at the ones I did do, I fell back in love. I just adore shooting Maternity sessions mostly because each of these people below are near and dear to my heart!! And can we talk about […]