Charleston for Photographers

One of my most popular blogs is my guide to photography locations in Charleston, SC.  It’s terrific if you are a portrait photographer in the business, but if you are a hobbyist or looking to take some personal photos in the Charleston area, I definitely have other recommendations. I’m going to categorize them here and share my...

Couples Session in Charles Town Landing

If you have looked through my site a bit, you may recognize the couple here. I have photographed them at Christmas time for a couple years now, with their sweet & energetic dog, Folly. (Perfect name for a local dog, don’t you think?) When Sydnee messaged me to photograph them this spring – something different...

Isle of Palms Portrait Photography

I can’t believe I haven’t shared these photos on my blog yet, but they were from an absolutely gorgeous session with some sweet neighbors who have since moved across the country. I was so glad I was able to photograph them on the beach in spite of some strict military rules due to the pandemic....

Visiting Charleston, SC?

Welcome to Charleston. I know very well that I’m biased because I’ve lived here for more than 10 years, but the Lowcountry is a wonderful place to visit. I’m not the only one who thinks so, either, since it has topped Travel & Leisure’s Best U.S. City list for many (8!) years in a row...

Charleston Family Photography – gallery image example

Hey! Here we are, juuust rolling out of the first month of 2021, and I’m writing my first blog post of the year. I have had a couple of sessions already and have also been amping up my personal work. It’s felt really good – a month break after the whirlwind of holiday photos is...


Family & couple photography, personal work, & tips

Charleston, SC

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Serving the greater Charleston, SC area, including

Mt. Pleasant, Isle of Palms, Folly Beach, Awendaw, McClellanville, Pawley's Island, and surrounding areas
Family Lifestyle & Documentary Photographer