Live oaks draped in Spanish moss, colorful historic buildings, ornate iron gates, and cobblestone streets: Charleston has no shortage of beautiful locations for photo shoots.
I have been photographing engagement sessions and weddings in Charleston since 2009. When a bride-to-be asks me where we should go for their engagement photos I have a list of favorites in my back pocket. Today I will share my top 5 locations for engagement photos in Charleston, South Carolina.
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East Bay Street, Chalmers Street, and Waterfront Park
Highlights: cobblestone streets, 2 fountains (including the pineapple fountain), gas lights, rainbow row, water views, swings, live oaks.
College of Charleston campus
Highlights: Old Buildings, Live Oaks, brick walkways, iron gates, and azaleas
Highlights: More of an “urban feel”, the American Theatre, alleys, old buildings and storefronts, and Marion Square
Unitarian Church Graveyard
Highlights: Wild and overgrown, flowering trees and shrubs, winding walkways, and old buildings
Side streets South of Broad Street
Highlights: Old buildings, carriage tours going by, hidden alleys, old walls with creeping fig, interesting doorways – unlimited possibilities!
Sarah Goldman is a family, wedding, and engagement photographer in Charleston, SC.