Charleston Photographers ~ Charleston Wedding Photographer ~ Charleston Event Photographer
So you've begun the search for that perfect Charleston Wedding Photographer for your event in the Charleston area? Chris & Cami Photography are award winning photographers based in Charleston, South Carolina. Most recently they were bestowed the coveted Bride's Choice Award by Wedding Wire, the nations leading wedding technology company! Selected by recent newlyweds from thousands of vendors nationwide, this award recognizes and honors vendors that demonstrate excellent quality of service, responsiveness, professionalism, value of cost and flexibility. Chris & Cami are known for their passion, creativity, consistently high level of quality, and for their fun and friendly personalities.
Chris & Cami Photography is a highly sought after full service team providing Wedding Photography, Corporate Event Photography, Photographic Coverage of Award Dinners, Banquets, & Galas, Rehearsal Dinner Photography, Engagement Portraits, Final-Fitting Photography, Bridal Portraits, Day-After Shoots, Trash-the-Dress Sessions, Family Portraits, Children's Portraits, Pet Portraits, Beach Portraits, Plantation Portraits, Business Portraits, Head Shots, Executive Portraits, Maternity Portraits, Newborn Photography, Senior Portraits, Model Sessions, and Lifestyle Portraits. Photography Sessions can be arranged for in studio or on location!
Maintaining a reputation for being the best photography team possible isn't automatic. Experience, Education, and constant Training keep Chris & Cami Photography pushing the outside of the envelope, always delivering above and beyond their client's expectations. Chris began his love-affair with photography in high-school. He grew up in Zaire, a country in central Africa now known as the Democratic Republic of the Congo. His parents were missionaries who used photography as a way to communicate to family and churches back home about their work. Chris began taking photography classes in high-school and by 10th grade was winning awards in International Photo Competitions, including the Foire International Photographic. He continued winning acclaim throughout college and eventually received his Professional Photography Degree from the New York Institute of Photography. Growing up in Ohio, Cami had a similar calling that led her to attend the most respected photography school in the state. She had received her Commercial Photography Degree from the Ohio Institute of Photography by the time Chris & Cami met. What began as a professional relationship soon grew into much more...and the rest is history. To date, Chris & Cami have been combining their passion for photography with their passion for life and for each other for over a decade!
In spite of all the training and experience, they continue to attend numerous Seminars, Workshops, and Trade Shows in the photographic field every year. And they've even begun giving back by mentoring, training, and speaking to local groups and photography clubs as a way of sharing their knowledge and passion for photography with others of similar heart. According to Chris "If you're not constantly growing as an artist, you're becoming stale and being left behind".
Hiring a REAL professional photographer also means selecting someone who invests wisely in the right tools. Chris & Cami Photography only use the fastest, most expensive, highest resolution equipment available in the world. Period. The gear they use is the same as what War Photographers, Super Bowl Photographers, and Olympic Photographers use to capture moments that will never again occur in the history of mankind.
Staying at the top of one's game isn't easy. Chris & Cami have aligned themselves with professional organizations that reflect their passion for excellence in photography. A few of them include the Professional Photographers of America (PPA), Society of Sports & Event Photographers (SEP), Professional Photographers of South Carolina (PPSC), and Nikon Professional Services (NPS). In addition they belong to several Charleston groups like the Center 4 Photography. And they have founded a fast-growing group known as the Charleston Lunch Photographers who get together for lunch once a month to discuss the latest techniques and ideas in the ever changing world of photography.
Based in Charleston, available worldwide! Conde Naste Traveler recently named Charleston as the second most popular wedding destination in the country! With its rich history, southern hospitality, and beautiful scenery, it's easy to see why so many brides and grooms decide to get married in and around this beautiful city. Within the area, Chris & Cami Photography are available for Charleston Photography, Mt. Pleasant Photography, West Ashley Photography, Summerville Photography, James Island Photography, Folly Beach Photography, Isle of Palms Photography, Sullivans Island Photography, Kiawah Island Photography, Seabrook Island Photography, James Island Photography, Johns Island Photography, Edisto Beach Photography, Summerville Photography, Goose Creek Photography, Hanahan Photography, and Moncks Corner Photography.
Chris & Cami have lived in Charleston since 1994. They love animals of all kinds and have a wonderful Golden Retriever Yellow Lab mix named Henry they rescued through Pet Helpers. Cami frequently volunteers and helps raise funds and awareness for the Charleston Animal Society. They both enjoy the great outdoors and frequently photograph wildlife and nature on their various hikes and camping or canoeing trips. They love to spend afternoons riding their bikes and walking Henry. Cami is a fitness instructor teaching Spinning classes at a local gym for fun. Chris loves Soccer & Tennis and currently plays on a USTA 4.5 team. They are both members of Ashley River Baptist Church and like helping with the youth.
In your search for a Professional Photographer, if you're looking for a studio that's easy to work with, a personality that's fun to be around, an artist that has that perfect blend of creativity and quality, and a timeless style that blends photojournalism with fashion for classy images that will never go out of style...congratulations...you've found them!