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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In the Winter Months we do a LOT of cooking and baking at home.  And although my kitchen is still in a complete uproar due to remodeling (one day we will finish!) I am spending a lot of time in there.  Today I am sharing my kitchen crushes!   Cast Iron Skillet is for sure […]

I simply adore maternity sessions! Randi and Brian were visiting Charleston for their baby moon and wanted to capture this sweet time. I am honored to have done their maternity session! Of course given that they are from NJ, I had to incorporate as much as that Charleston charm as we could into their session! […]

I am so excited that Marlayna & Cole’s Mill House wedding is featured on A Lowcountry Wed this week!  This gorgeous wedding day was full of those Charleston pastels we all love so much!  The Iconic Mills House hotel was the perfect ceremony spot of this destination wedding!  We loved the rooftop ceremony complete with […]

River Oaks is one of the most unique wedding venues in the Charleston area. Nestled in the most unexpected neighborhood in Mount Pleasant, it brings a European flair like no other. From the river front views to the gorgeously landscaped cottage, this place stole my heart! I loved shooting alongside Danielle Harris for this gorgeous […]

You are in for some gorgeous neutral wedding inspiration overload today!  This shoot put on by Adorn Collective was such a treat to be a part of.  While I always love photographing a stunning set-up, I am super excited to share this one.  The entire shoot took place in a tiny little room.  Why is […]

Remember back in 2017 when I used to do a Candi’s Crush series?  Yeah, it’s been a while.  But I thought I would bring that baby back.  I am going to try to pop on weekly or bi-monthly and share some things that I am crushing on currently!  Maybe you will find something you love […]