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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You guys, I am so behind in sharing so many things!! I promise to have a LOT of blogging coming your way soon! But for now I am sharing this gorgeous feature! We are happy to announce that our Black Tie Flamingo inspired shoot at Lowndes Grove Plantation is featured on The Wedding Row! Go […]

I just couldn’t wait a minute longer to share this wedding weekend with you! Do you know what is better than a wedding day? TWO WEDDING DAYS! And two wedding dresses! Ebony and Kristopher got married on Friday in front of a small gathering of family and friends at the stunning Parsonage at St. Johannes. […]

This session makes me feel very old!  I first met Hayden several years ago when my oldest Austin was shooting competitive Archery for 4-H.  Hayden also shot on the 4-H team!  She was a few years ahead of him (and an amazing competitor!).  I also took her sports team photos when she was in middle […]

I think April should win an award for toughing out this maternity session in the July heat! I mean it was like 98 degrees the day we met and the humidity was through the roof, but she never complained and she looked flawless the entire time! Not many people can pull off a bold red […]

I just adore this sweet family! Megan and I had the perfect maternity session planned and then life happened. The fall hurricane messed up our original location and then the weather postponed us a few times and then Megan got word that she should limit her travel from the doctor, so we ended up with […]

During their college days at Clemson, these two were set up on a date by Kate’s best friend. Ryan needed a date for his fraternity function and Kate was the one. Although they didn’t spend much time together that night and both ended up dating other people, they still found a way back to each […]