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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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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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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 Outfit Ideas

Hello, September!! I know it’s still hot here in Charleston but we can officially talk about Fall now, right?! I am so excited to share 6 Fall family session outfit ideas with you! From cool tones to warm tones, neutrals and fall tones, I created these inspiration boards to take some of the stress off […]

Family, What to Wear

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Professional Hair and Makeup for Your Session

One of my favorite ways to help busy mamas prepare for their family or maternity sessions is helping book pre-session pampering! I think we all deserve a little TLC, right?! Professional hair and makeup makes such a big difference in your photos. Hair and makeup artists are trained in techniques to make your features pop […]

Charleston, What to Wear

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