Hello and welcome to the CLP Blog! I'm Candi Leonard, a wedding photographer based in NC.  My husband Travis and I work together to capture weddings for beautiful couples across NC 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 promise you, I am really not taking on anymore newborns. Our kitchen remodel is still mid-haul and I have no intentions of bringing people into my home right now. It is a MESS! But, I have to make exceptions when it is family. My cousin had a baby and I just had to photograph […]

I can’t believe that August is here and the air seems to have a change about it.  School is starting for my kids soon and while I am excited for all the fun that Fall brings, I do wish time would slow down a bit!  But like it or not, we are upon it!  I […]

I have professed my love for Charleston so many times on this blog. There is so much character about these historic streets that just win me over every single time we visit. Each time we take a trip for work, I try to schedule in some time to just walk and explore. We take a […]

Happy Monday everyone. Today I have something super fun to share with you all! Truth be told, this has been on my blogging calendar for OVER A MONTH. But for some reason, I couldn’t seem to get it shared. But, I AM IN THE KNOT!!! I was contacted a few months back by the editor […]

If you are a lover of bold colors, today you are in for a real treat! While I do adore a soft color palette of neutrals, I also love a pop of bold color too! Especially in the form of gorgeous florals! Having shot at the Magnolia Plantation many times, I knew this shoot was […]

Oh how I love maternity sessions! It’s funny because I have done so many maternity sessions at this same spot, but I never ever tire of it. Each mama-to-be brings her own element to the session! Vicki was stunning and toughed out this horrible July heat like a champ! I think sitting in the water […]