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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John & Janine met the traditional way, you know online.  Janine is originally from NY and John from NC but with a little help from the internet, fate brought them together!  When we arrived at the Harvest House on Saturday, Janine was all smiles.  In fact, Janine flashed that infectious smile all day long as you […]

The longer I have been in business, the more I seem to have to juggle!  It can be overwhelming at times!  But the last few years I have worked so hard to get my workflow down to a science and it has been amazing!  But I don’t do it alone!!  I have some great tools […]

If you have followed me for a while you know one thing I love doing is throwing my kids cute parties.  In fact, we have done so many that I am out of ideas and I certainly can’t top myself anymore! ha!  But, I have learned that simply done is just perfect for us!  So […]

There is no denying that young love is a beautiful thing.  Working with newly engaged and freshly married people reminds me over and over how exciting that stage of life is.  The anticipation, the fun of the beginning.  I just love it.  However, I am falling in love with marriage even more.  When a couple […]

My Sweet Ames is five today.  I just can’t get over how quickly time flies with these kids.  One day I am buried knee deep in diapers and sleepless nights and the next they are entertaining themselves and growing like weeds.  This little kid has the sweetest little soul.  He is a mama’s boy for […]

We are supposed to dread getting older aren’t we?  As children we can’t wait to grow up.  But somewhere after 21 life flips a switch and each year seems to be less exciting.  It really seems silly because age is just a number and after all, every year on earth is really just a blessing […]