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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I am so honored that I was chosen to capture the Spring Campaign for Gold Creations SC! I love their jewelry so much and now that I have seen so much more of it, I have a lengthy wishlist! :). This entire shoot was so much fun and so full of Charleston Charm from the […]

She was full of anticipation when I arrived at 701 Whaley. All the girls were gathered together with the smell of hairspray lingering the air. She sat in the chair with her hair curls pinned getting her make-up finished up. Even though I met Caroline for the first time on her wedding day, I already […]

Ebony and Kristopher met in Middle school and became instant friends. The two of them were inseparable best friends. It wasn’t until a few years later that they became a couple and the rest was history. Watching them together, I could see that their relationship was easy. Like your favorite pair of jeans that you […]

It was such a pleasure capturing Shanise’s maternity session! I knew I was going to love her since she was referred to me from one of my favorite past wedding clients! After being rained out several times, we finally squeezed this maternity session in and we couldn’t have gotten a more beautiful day! She came […]

It’s graduation time! I had so much fun capturing Nicki’s college senior portraits along with her friends! Such a fun idea to do photos with your close friends! Nicki came prepared too with champage, jerseys and more! Congratulations ladies on your Graduation!

The sky grew dark as the rain clouds rolled in and the tables that were perfectly decorated started to collect raindrops. The guys huddled under a tent as the girls were inside the only building on the property. We frantically looked at the radar as it wasn’t supposed to rain at all. But Molly and […]