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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Family Photographer in Downtown Charleston

As a family photographer in downtown Charleston, it doesn’t get much sweeter than this. Everything was in bloom for this family’s July session, and it was just so so pretty! I met this wonderful family at one of my favorite streets downtown for a session while they were in town from Utah. They wanted to […]

Family of six sitting on steps in downtown Charleston | Photo by Caitlyn Motycka

Charleston, Family

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Family-Friendly Things to Do in Charleston at Christmas

As a Mama of two active boys, and a lover of all things festive, this time of year is always my favorite! Charleston at Christmas is pretty magical. Between the charm of the old buildings adorned in massive magnolia wreaths and garland, perfect weather, and fun family-friendly events all over the Lowcountry- you really can’t […]

Festive red door with Christmas decorations in Charleston. Photo by Caitlyn Motycka Photography.


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Downtown Charleston Family Photos | First Year Membership Milestone Session

These Downtown Charleston family photos were a long time coming so I’m SO glad we were finally able to make it happen for this beautiful family! This session was supposed to be baby girl’s one year session, but due to multiple weather reschedules we decided to wait to make it an 18 month milestone session […]

Mom and dad snuggling with baby girl during family session | Photo by Caitlyn Motycka

Charleston, Family

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Charleston SC Maternity Session on Film | Fine Art Maternity Photography

A lot of people have no idea what fine art maternity photography means, and honestly, that’s okay! In the photography world “fine art” can be very subjective. But, in a broad definition, it’s about documenting what I see as your photographer. As a Mom myself, I know how fleeting these days are with your babies. […]

Charleston, Maternity

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