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 playing catch up to blogging the fall sessions!  And today I have another beautiful fall mini session to share today! This sweet family full of boys is always a treat to capture.  They were super well behaved and it blew me away.  I was prepared to have to run and jump and be […]

This post is my very favorite to pull together every year. But I must also tell you that I spend hours narrowing down images for it! Each wedding has between 100-200 images that I blog for the wedding posts And obviously they can’t all make this post! So I worked hard to choose my very […]

I love shooting Bridal sessions! Such a fun southern tradition!  You invest so much into your gown, why not wear it more than once!  Plus bridals give you the perfect opportunity for a trial run of hair, make-up and your bouquet!!   This year we had a lot of rainy weather during bridal sessions, but […]

When I shared our home at Christmas, I got so many sweet message about how much you loved it. I had people stopping my husband in the store and comment on our home. “How does your house look like that? How do you keep it clean with 5 boys?” Those were the biggest questions we […]

Today I am sharing my favorite photos from each engagement and couple’s session we had in 2018! It was a FUN year of shooting and I love every minute of it! I realized when putting this together that we only had TWO shoots the entire year that weren’t in Charleston! So obviously I loved this […]

Today is a fun post about a trend I am in love with!!!  I have always loved a fun getaway from the wedding day!  I have blogged about it before, but I wanted to revisit it because we can’t get enough of them!  One of our favorites is vintage cars!  We love when our brides […]