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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Allison is expecting a beautiful little girl after the holidays! We captured her sweet baby bump now before the cold weather hits (and all the plants die!). We had a chilly day, but the sun was shining and the flowers were still blooming at the arboretum! This is one of my favorite spots as it […]

Amelia is the very talented designer behind Tiny Shindigs.  Her invitations and custom watercolor art are incredible.  When she asked me if I would photograph their engagement session, I simply couldn’t wait!  I love working with vendors turned friends! When I arrived on Kiawah Island for Amelia and Andrew’s engagement session, I was blown away […]

You have been warned, a LOT of cute kiddos are below. I started my career doing photos for the preschool and I still love going back each spring and fall to capture the sweet little faces! So much personality at this age!

If you know Jamie & Casey, you would agree that their wedding day was a long time coming! After being together for many years, all their friends and family celebrated with joy that they are officially husband and wife! The two sets of family and friends were already mingled together perfectly. The entire day felt […]

Oh this session! Jamie and I picked her date for Bridals several months in advance. And like most of the fall, the date we picked was forecast to rain. We bumped up our session time just in case the rain followed through and it turned out to be perfect! We had some moody skies, but […]

  I am thrilled to share that Emily & Kenneth’s mountain top wedding is on High Country wedding!  I loved their wedding day so much and I am excited to see it published!  Emily and Kenneth had such a classic wedding day style without all the fuss but never lacking in detail!  From their epic […]