Whether you're coming to see a love-soaked family or lifestyle newborn session, glimpses of beautiful Charleston, or my favorite local restaurant and coffee shops - I am excited to share a little piece of my heart with you.

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Folly Beach Maternity Photoshoot with Dog | Film and Digital Photographer

I’m not sure what little details I loved most about this session- the movement of Mama’s dress captured on film, photographing first-time parents, or when families bring along their adorable dog for their baby announcement! Their pup definitely stole the show during Mom and Dad’s Folly Beach maternity photoshoot. It was the perfect evening for […]

Folly Beach, Maternity

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Dreamy Newborn Session with Siblings | Mount Pleasant Newborn Photographer

Goodness, I am so excited to share this beautiful in-home newborn session with the sweetest big brothers I’ve ever seen! As a Mount Pleasant newborn photographer I photograph a lot of newborn sessions with older siblings, but this one was extra sweet. Get ready for some baby fever! When I got to this family’s beautiful […]

Baby girl sleeping during newborn session with older siblings by Mount Pleasant newborn photographer, Caitlyn Motycka Photography.

Mount Pleasant, Newborn

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Overcast Hampton Park Session | Charleston SC Family Photographer

Gosh you guys, this past Fall was such a tough one in the weather department as a Charleston SC Family photographer! At first it seemed I had the worst luck with weather on session days- there were a lot of reschedules. On the days we were able to get sessions in, it was often overcast. Maybe […]

Family session during an overcast day at Hampton Park. Photo by Charleston SC family photographer, Caitlyn Motycka Photography.


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CMP Client Wardrobe for Charleston Family and Newborn Sessions | FAQs

If you’ve followed CMP for a while, you have heard me mention my Client Wardrobe a time or two. I love being able to offer this service to my clients. It’s available for all Charleston family and newborn sessions – whether you’re a local or someone vacationing in the Lowcountry. Wardrobe is just one of […]

What to Wear

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Fall Family Session in Historic Downtown Charleston

Gosh, it’s hard to believe it’s been two years since I met this sweet family for their little boy’s newborn session. It has been such a joy to see him grow and get to know his little personality. It’s not lost on me how special it is to be able to photograph families over the […]

Mom walking with toddler on streets of historic downtown Charleston. Photo by Caitlyn Motycka Photography.

Charleston, Family

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Newborn, Maternity, and Family Film Photographer in Charleston, SC and surrounding areas