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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You guys, we are so happy to be back shooting!  We have waited forever for this day it feels like!  And yes, we are still being cautious and practicing social distancing!  This session is the first thing I have had on my calendar that I was actually able to keep since March!  To say I […]

I think we can all agree that 2020 threw us for a loop!  Right?  I entered 2020 with a plan to stretch my creativity and create content that I was excited about.  I had lined up sessions each month that were just for fun and just to be creative.  This was my March session.  But […]

Dear Future Brides. It has been a disheartening few weeks here in the wedding industry.  With the rise of this virus and the social distancing, one to the first things to happen was wedding postponements. I could talk about what it’s doing in the wedding industry, but I think we are all aware.  Instead, I […]

I don’t shoot a lot of families (unless it is around Christmas time) but when Lauren reached out to have me photograph her sweet little family in Charleston, I couldn’t say no! We started downtown and hit a few of my favorite spots and then we ventured out to Folly Beach! I forgot how challenging […]

One thing I love about being in the wedding industry is getting to work with some of the most amazing vendors, What I love even more is when I get those vendors turned friends in front of my camera! Kate and Jeremy have been together for 8 years and were in desperate need for some […]

When we visited the Florida Keys last summer, we fell in love with the slower lifestyle. Naturally when Sherry emailed asking if we would capture her Key West wedding, I said YES! We love all things tropical and this destination wedding had it all! Sherry and Charlie treated their guest to all things Key West. […]