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Maternity Session at Folly Beach | Charleston, SC

To know this family is to love them and their Folly Beach maternity session is one I won’t soon forget. Every moment of this day was dreamier than the one before, and I’m so excited to share it with you! Maternity Session on film at Folly Beach It’s always an honor to photograph a fellow […]

Mom and daughter holding hands walking on the beach | Image by Caitlyn Motycka

Beach, Family, Maternity

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Playful Beach Family Session at Sunset

This sunset beach family session was such a memorable one- not just because the sunset was dreamy but because this family made the evening so wonderful. Even though the wind was unforgiving at times, the connection between this family was so incredible. I’ll take windblown hair any day if it means spending time with families […]

Sunset family beach photos during session with Caitlyn Motycka Photogrpahy

Beach, Family

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What to Wear for Photos: Dads

As a family and motherhood photographer, one of my favorite ways to help you prepare for your sessions is holding your hand through the wardrobe planning process. I know deciding what to wear for photos can be a big source of stress for families, so that is why styling assistance is such a huge part […]

Mom and dad to be embracing | Image by Caitlyn Motycka

Family, What to Wear

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Fall Family Photos in Charleston | Hampton Park

I absolutely adore Fall family photo season, even though it’s hands down my busiest time of the year! Catching up with parents and connecting with the kids always makes such a big difference in photos from year to year, so needless to say, I’m excited to see this crew again this Fall! I thought it […]

Couple sitting with their kids on the steps | Photo by Caitlyn Motycka Photography


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How to Prepare for your Maternity or Family Beach Session

I have to admit, I’m a sucker for a beautiful maternity or family beach session. The beach is my most requested session location, which I’m 100% happy with because it’s definitely my happy place! It’s also a major perk of living so close to the coast. We really are spoiled here in Charleston with the […]

Family of four sitting on the beach | Image by Caitlyn Motycka

Beach, Family, What to Wear

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