Author archives: Chris Smith

Watkins Family on Hilton Head Island
  • Watkins Family on Hilton Head Island

  • Our favorite clients are personal referrals from good friends and family. So when friend, neighbor, client, and collaborator, Mackenzie Citro of Just Kenzie Jewelry asked us if we could photograph her cousin's beautiful family when they were vacationing on Hilton Head Island, we were so honored! [...]
WithIt Head-shots
  • WithIt Head-shots

  • A professional head-shot says a lot about an individual. If you're still using an amateur snapshot, or worse a "selfie", for your website, business cards, LinkedIn profile, and so on...you could be loosing business! We live in a world where images are EVERYWHERE!!! Since the invention of digital [...]
Marri & Aldo's Minnesota Wedding
  • Marri & Aldo's Minnesota Wedding

  •   "We're all a little weird, and life's a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love." - Dr. Seuss   I love this quote from one of my all-time favorite writers! I'm not calli[...]
The Gunn Family at Botany Bay Plantation
  • The Gunn Family at Botany Bay Plantation

  • Grand children are THE BEST!!! Not only do they bring new-found love and joy into a family's life...they also prompt NEW Family Portrait Sessions! :-) I've had the priviledge of working with Sara Gunn and her sewing partner, Julie Starr, on their amazing project, The Tunic Bible.  With a new gran[...]
Adorable Emma
  • Adorable Emma

  • It always blows me away, how quickly children grow! Photographing the Haddens, starting way back at their engagement session, has been a real joy to me. Photographing their latest addition has been no different. Emma is an adorable, sweet, loving, little girl. For her 8-month portrait session,[...]
Bible Family at Hampton Park
  • Bible Family at Hampton Park

  • Hampton Park is Charleston's largest public park. It boasts an extensive floral display, giant live-oaks, long tree-lined avenues, a beautiful gazebo, and a wonderful duck pond that's always teaming with activity. It's no wonder this is one of my favorite locations for family portrait sessions! T[...]
Kellerman Family at Hampton Park
  • Kellerman Family at Hampton Park

  • I just added Part 3 to my list of "Life's Greatest Joys with the Kellerman's" 1) Photograph Shelby & Jim's Wedding at the I'On Creek Club 2) Photograph their daughter Courtney's wedding to Will at the French Huguenot Church 3) Photograph their new son Kai's portrait session at Hampton Park [...]
Jeni & Jon's Maternity Shoot
  • Jeni & Jon's Maternity Shoot

  • "A baby is like the beginning of all things - hope, wonder, a dream of possibilities."    - Eda J. Le Shan From their engagement shoot to their maternity shoot, it's been such a joy to be a part of Jeni & Jon's life moments! Here are a few favorites from their maternity session the other day.[...]
Stein Family on Isle of Palms
  • Stein Family on Isle of Palms

  • When a little girl gives you FIVE giant hugs at the end of a shoot, you know you've done something right! Many thanks to Chris & Vicki for another fun annual family photo shoot. It's always great to see you guys!  And a huge thank you to Sabrina for all the hugs!  :-)
Loryssa & Tony's Secret Proposal at Middleton Place Plantation
Matt's Musical Genius
  • Matt's Musical Genius

  • I don't have a musical bone in my body. I have the utmost respect for musicians! Photographing Matt and the musical genius that hides behind those friendly eyes and that handsome face was a real pleasure for me! I'd photographed him many years ago when Matt was just a budding musician in high-sch[...]
Kristin's Baccalaureate Service