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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Everyone knows how much I adore Historic Charleston!  And this shoot also happens to be one of my very favorites so I was so pleased to see it published on Let’s Bee Together today!  Taryn & Jordan braved the winter weather this January in Charleston and we captured some magic!  Her dress was so stunning […]

Everything about this wedding inspiration shoot makes my heart happy! The gorgeous Gadsen House in Charleston, SC was such a treat to shoot at! From the stunning architecture inside the house with golden chandeliers and beautiful moldings, to the gorgeous courtyard and porches. It was such a treat to shoot there! Secondly, the color palette […]

I am delighted to share that Amy & Derek’s wedding from last spring is on Borrowed & Blue today!  I love seeing my couple’s wedding days featured!  Their wedding was simply gorgeous from the amazing venue- The Farm at Eagle’s Ridge, to the sentimental details intermingled throughout the day.  Be sure to go check out […]

This wedding was totally different from so many of our typical weddings. Nic and Caroline were wed on a Monday, mid-day in the summer. We occasionally get a weekday wedding, but rarely a Monday and hardly ever do they have their wedding mid-day! But Caroline wanted a summer wedding underneath the green trees with the […]

It’s full on summer time so I am not shooting a ton of sessions because of the heat and humidity. But this week seems to be packed for some reason! It started Sunday with this pretty maternity session! April looks amazing and she really has that pregnancy glow! We had fun with one of my […]

I know, I know…Another newborn! Sweet Branch came to see me last week and he was so precious! I couldn’t help but think of the Trolls movie when they told me his name! He was such a sweet little guy! Here are some favorites from his session.