I'm a coffee-fueled boy mama with a deep love for film, old family photos, acoustic music, and the sound of waves crashing at the beach.

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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CMP Covid Policy | Charleston Photographer

What a wild and truly surreal experience the past two months have been. As a mom, photographer and small business owner here in Charleston, I never thought we’d experience a pandemic like this. I miss you all so much! Many of you have had your lives uprooted whether its been from the closure of schools […]

May 4, 2020

Covid Policies from Charleston Family and Newborn Photographer, Caitlyn Motycka Photography

Family, Maternity, Newborn

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Charleston Newborn Photographer | welcome baby J

The only way I can describe this beautiful lifestyle newborn session for baby J is classic and Southern. The Feltman Brother’s blanket, big sister’s precious outfit, and the sweetest family made this session such a joy to photograph. When this beautiful mama reached out to me about a session, she mentioned they would be moving […]

July 3, 2019

Baby boy lifestyle newborn session by Charleston Newborn Photographer Caitlyn Motycka Photography

Newborn

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Featured Nursery | Charleston Newborn Photographer

As a Charleston lifestyle newborn photographer, one of the things I absolutely adore about in-home sessions is being able to see my clients’ nurseries. This gender neutral nursery was no exception! The Mama of this sweet boy has some serious decorating skills so I knew I had to give this nursery its own time. As […]

June 7, 2019

Gender Neutral Nursery in Charleston, SC | Caitlyn Motycka Photography

Newborn, Nursery

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Booking Your Fresh 48 Session Part II | Charleston Fresh 48 Photography

By now I think it’s pretty clear how much I love Fresh 48 sessions- if you missed part one of this Fresh 48 photography series be sure to check it out for all of the good FAQs! When I booked this hospital session with this mama, I asked if she’d answer a few questions afterwards […]

May 2, 2019

Mom with newborn and toddler in Fresh 48 session | Caitlyn Motycka Photography

Fresh 48, Newborn

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Charleston Lifestyle Newborn Photography | Baby L

This newborn session gives me all the feels. It was truly one of those sessions as a Charleston lifestyle newborn photographer that made capturing all of the love and excitement for their new baby boy so easy. This sweet family welcomed me into their beautiful home and just seemed to soak in these moments in […]

April 19, 2019

Light and airy Lifestyle newborn photography in Mount Pleasant, SC | Caitlyn Motycka Photography

Motherhood, Newborn

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