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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, Mini Sessions

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Family Photoshoot at Hampton Park in Charleston, SC

The last time I shared this sweet family on the blog was after Theo’s lifestyle newborn session. Somehow we all blinked and he turned one! To celebrate, we did a family photoshoot at Hampton Park in Charleston, SC. I’ve worked with Amy and her family several times now and I look forward to it every […]


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In-home Newborn Session in Charleston, SC

2020 was quite the year, but I’m so happy it allowed this sweet family to extend their stay in Charleston. Not only did I get to take their beautiful maternity photos in Downtown Charleston, but we also got to do their in-home newborn session together! Their home was undergoing renovations so we did most of […]

Baby boy in Moses basket during newborn session with Caitlyn Motycka Photography


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