Author archives: Chris Smith

Kyle & Brittany's Surprise Proposal at Magnolia Plantation
Kane Family at Waterfront Park
  • Kane Family at Waterfront Park

  • I thought it was so sweet when Kelly called to book a photo session as a surprise to her mom and her sisters!!! Apparently "The Girls" try to take a trip somewhere interesting every year. Since they live in Michigan, they usually pick somewhere warm. This year, they picked Charleston. And I'm SO [...]
MacNaught Family on Kiawah Island
  • MacNaught Family on Kiawah Island

  • It was one of the most beautiful days we've had this summer! Instead of being overcast and gray, as so many afternoons have been lately, the sun was bouncing off beautiful cloud formations in the sky. Yet it was surprisingly cool compared to previous weeks¬† A gentle breeze was sweeping in off the[...]
New Attorney at Clawson & Staubes
  • New Attorney at Clawson & Staubes

  • Today found me capturing headshots for this amazing young lady on Daniel Island in the warm glow of mid-day light!!! Alicia is the newest attorney to join the team of Clawson & Staubes. Alicia, her husband, and their adorable 7-month old daughter moved to Charleston last month. So far they lo[...]
Headshots for SC Community Loan Fund
  • Headshots for SC Community Loan Fund

  • Today found me photographing these beautiful young ladies in the gorgeous morning light. Chrissy and Majda are the newest members of the amazing team at South Carolina Community Loan Fund! Welcome to the team!!! Shooting with the Nikon D5 and Nikkor 70-200 f2.8, I was mostly using the soft natura[...]
The Principals at Lee & Associates
  • The Principals at Lee & Associates

  • This morning I had the pleasure of photographing the principal leaders at Lee & Associates. I've been working with this organization for a long time. They are always so much fun to work with! Arriving a few minutes early, Lizzie met me in the lobby. Lizzie is the Operations Manager and always[...]
Scharstein Family at DeBordieu Colony
  • Scharstein Family at DeBordieu Colony

  • I first got to know the Scharstein Family last year when I photographed their daughter Lauren's beautiful wedding to Dan at Tanglewood Plantation: http://chrisandcami.com/lauren-dans-wedding-at-tanglewood-plantation/. They are such an AMAZING family and I had so much fun capturing their celebration![...]
Headshots for DHG
  • Headshots for DHG

  • I always enjoy working with the fun folks at Dixon Hughes Goodman. The company has such a healthy work environment, and genuinely cares about the happiness of its employees! Here are a few favorites from my latest session of head-shots at the Charleston office. I used my trusty portable studio se[...]
Dilella Family on Kiawah Island
  • Dilella Family on Kiawah Island

  • As the summer comes to an end, and schools start back up, I am critically aware that there are only a few "perfect" summer evenings left in the season. One of those was yesterday! I met up with the Dilella Family on Kiawah Island on an absolutely perfect evening! The sun, which had baked the eart[...]
Piecewise Coffee Co
  • Piecewise Coffee Co

  • Yesterday I had the distinct honor of photographing Stan and Lindsey, the brains behind Piecewise Coffee Co in Columbia, SC. I was there to create images on behalf of the SC Community Loan Fund to tell their amazing success story. Naturally, I arrived early to see what the experience was all abou[...]
Parikshak Family on Kiawah Island
  • Parikshak Family on Kiawah Island

  • A few days ago, I had the great pleasure of meeting the Parikshak family at The Sanctuary on Kiawah Island to photograph their family reunion. We had a beautiful afternoon with gorgeous light. With half the family coming in from North Carolina, and the other half from Indiana, it was great to see[...]
USGC Board of Delegates Meeting - Day 3
  • USGC Board of Delegates Meeting - Day 3

  • Day 3 of the 2019 US Grains Council Board of Delegates Meeting was full of excitement and anticipation for the year ahead! The morning started off with the Board of Delegates Meeting, which included excellent presentations from the various team leaders, voting in new officers, and of course the c[...]