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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An empty chair sat on the front row. One by one his daughters walked down the aisle and placed a rose in the seat, followed by their mom and then the groom Eric. The roses were just a small tribute to their father who had passed away earlier that year. He was supposed to be […]

I am so excited to FINALLY share Taylor’s Bridal portraits!  Her beautiful wedding was Saturday so I can show you how GORGEOUS she looked!!  It was super hard to pick a favorite!   Taylor wanted to surprise Eric by doing some of her portraits at his fire station too!  He caught a peek of them […]

Saturday as we pulled into the Harvest House, I couldn’t help but notice how picture perfect the weather was.  Sunny skies, not too hot and a slight breeze just when you needed it!  I don’t think you could ask for a better wedding day forecast!  We were excited for Makayla and Chris!!  This sweet couple […]

Makayla is finally married so I can share her bridal portraits! The first thing I asked Makayla when we met is whether she would keep her magenta hair for her wedding day and she happily replied YES! Her mom mentioned that she just wouldn’t look like herself without it and I agree! I am so […]

I adore maternity sessions! This sweet couple is expecting their second baby any day now! So I had to share their session! We went to two of my favorite spots! The creek and the fields at the Harvest House! Brittany was absolutely glowing (and maybe a little hot thanks to our friend humidity!). Enjoy a […]

We had a Labor Day weekend full of sessions in Charleston and Hurricane Dorian changed everyone’s plans. But luckily we were still able to sneak in Hannah & Alex’s session before the rain arrived! When I first started chatting with Hannah about her Runnymeade wedding she mentioned how much she loved Spanish moss. I knew […]