Author archives: Chris Smith

Charleston Proposal with Kate Thornton
  • Charleston Proposal with Kate Thornton

  • As a creative, one of my favorite things to do is collaborate with other artists! Last week I had the privilege of working with my friend Kate of Charleston Proposal, to help capture Josh & Natassia's beautiful surprise engagement! Kate wanted to make this extra special for these two. So she [...]
  • Cougar Point Golf Club

  • Last week I had the pleasure of photographing the new Cougar Point Golf Club on Kiawah Island. This is my favorite shot from the series. It's an aerial panoramic photo, comprised of 9 images from my DJI Mavic Pro. Charleston Aerial Photographer, Charleston Architecture Photographer, Charleston Co[...]
Rosanna Pearson - Real Estate Headshots
  • Rosanna Pearson - Real Estate Headshots

  • I've known Rosanna for many years now. I met her while photographing headshots for the company she used to work for. She is such a great person, always smiling, and always so much fun to be around! When she started with Highgarden Real Estate, I knew Rosanna was going to be a HUGE success!!!  Che[...]
Rogers & Brown Building for Trident Construction
  • Rogers & Brown Building for Trident Construction

  • Last week I had the privilege of photographing the brand new Rogers & Brown building for Trident Construction! Rogers & Brown was founded in 1968 in Charleston, South Carolina, growing from a humble, one room operation into a truly international logistics company providing a full range of[...]
GoPro MAX 360 Review
  • GoPro MAX 360 Review

  • In this video, I'll be playing with the brand new GoPro Hero MAX 360 camera! I wanted to ask the question, is this possibly the best motovlogging setup ever? With the ability to mount the camera in one place on the motorcycle, but be able to choose any angle of view within 360-degrees, it just might[...]
  • Alexandre Fleuren Interiors

  • Another one of my absolute favorite interior designers in Charleston is Alexandre Fleuren! We've been working together for many years. Her style, creativity, and attention to detail never ceases to amaze me!!! Alex has been repeatedly invited back as a contributor to the CSO Designer Showhouse. T[...]
Sandra Ericksen Design
  • Sandra Ericksen Design

  • Sandra Ericksen Design is one of my all-time favorite interior designers in Charleston. I've been working with her for years! Her creativity, the vibrant colors she uses, and the tasteful yet unique style of her designs are always so beautiful. Plus Sandy is just a wonderful person and so much fun t[...]
Angel & Daniel's Wedding at King's Grant
  • Angel & Daniel's Wedding at King's Grant

  • I've known Daniel for many years, both in a professional capacity and as a friend. He's is truly an AMAZING human being...full of conviction, compassion, and caring! I have the utmost respect for him and all that he has accomplished. So when I met his Angel for the first time, I knew right away that[...]
Lucky Shots Tennis Tournament
  • Lucky Shots Tennis Tournament

  • I've been the official photographer of the Volvo Car Open for about 15 years in a row! So it was with great sadness that I received the news that the tournament had been cancelled this year due to the Corona Virus outbreak. Last weekend I decided to get my "tennis photography fix" by bringing a c[...]
Sommer's Bridal Portraits
  • Sommer's Bridal Portraits

  • One of the hardest things about photographing beautiful bridal portraits is having to wait so long before I can share them! Now that Sommer and Frank are married, here are a few of my favorite shots from Sommer's amazing bridal session in the Murray Center at 14 George Street. Her wedding gown is[...]
Sommer & Frank at Greek Orthodox Church of The Holy Trinity
PGA Media Day
  • PGA Media Day

  • I had the pleasure of photographing the PGA Championships on Kiawah Island back in 2012...before they ejected me for being where I shouldn't. Some photographers are so annoying, always trying to be creative and trying to capture something unique. Why can't they all just shoot the same boring images,[...]