Wedding Questions


November 07, 2017 8:02:39 am

Posted in Charleston, SC, USA
Emptyprofileicon Lauren Fitzhugh Wedding date: June 26, 2010 Charleston, SC, USA

Does anyone have any recommendations for an affordable photographer? It seems like everyone with good pictures is very pricey and those who are less expensive really show through in the pics. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

13 Replies

Emptyprofileicon Kelly and Jonathan Wedding date: May 02, 2009 Mt Pleasant, SC, USA

December 31, 2009 8:39:28 am

I can tell you who NOT to use. A Charleston Wedding. Their prices were great, but I spent months using software to fix the pictures so that they were acceptable for printing. You really do get what you pay for.


131030 Jennifer and Brian Sanders Wedding date: December 12, 2009 Charleston, SC, USA

December 31, 2009 9:00:00 am

We used Juliet Jones of Juliet Elizabeth Photography and are extremely satisfied with our photos and the value - plus she is a wonderfully delightful person & friend now!
You can see some of our photos on her website & blog now from our wedding on december 12th.
best wishes & happy new year!
-brian sanders


Emptyprofileicon Ashley Dewitt Wedding date: October 17, 2009 Charleston, SC, USA

December 31, 2009 9:08:09 am

I was just married on October 17 and used Project Duo. I couldn't be happier with the photos! They're based out of Atlanta but traveled to Charleston w/o relocation fees, the price was very reasonable and they are so easy to work with. I would recommend them to anyone who wants photojournalistic wedding photography.

Here's a link to my wedding images:

Here's the photographer's website:


148242 Angela Beckhart Wedding date: July 10, 2011 Charleston, SC, USA

December 31, 2009 9:23:28 am

We are using Chi Photography out of Charleston. Her name is Chi Pritchard. She shot a friends wedding in April of this year at Folly Beach. Loved her work enough that I was able to get a package that worked for my budget. I was able to spend a little more on my dress!!! Although, she hasn't shot my wedding yet i'd recommend her work based on what i've heard and seen of her work.

Here's a ling to her website

Good Luck!!


Emptyprofileicon Krista Beth and Mark Wedding date: October 24, 2008

December 31, 2009 10:13:19 am

Tomme Hilton is AMAZING, her prices are great, and she will work with you. Also try Tillman Branch. You can find them both easily with a google search. I used Tomme Hilton because she is incredibly artful and creative.


Emptyprofileicon Amanda and Chris Wedding date: May 16, 2010 Charleston, SC, USA

January 01, 2010 6:59:01 am

We are getting married in may and are going to be using Tillman Branch Photography. We are on a VERY tight budget, and Mike worked with us to make a great package! Very affordable.


Emptyprofileicon Krista Beth and Mark Wedding date: October 24, 2008

January 01, 2010 8:15:24 am

Mike from Tillman Branch is my cousin and he is a wonderful, fun guy. His work is great too. Can't go wrong with them.


Emptyprofileicon Sarah Truax Wedding date: August 01, 2008

January 01, 2010 2:47:21 pm

Ours was AMAZING, but they were not inexpensive. However, I would say that our photos are one thing we were not willing to skimp on. We used Gene Ho, and we loved the photos and the care the photographers took in getting to know us. I highly recommend them!


Emptyprofileicon Joe Durivage

January 02, 2010 7:35:01 am

Here are a few fantastic photographers who will travel to do weddings in the Charleston area, as well.,,,,,,
Videographer:, (discount with Gene Ho Photography) Do you have a DJ? Please contract me at if I can be of further help.


Emptyprofileicon Cynthia and Edward Wedding date: May 01, 2009

January 05, 2010 6:02:50 pm

Josie Martin! She was so reasonable and her pictures were fantastic!


74499 L Huneycutt Wedding date: September 09, 2007

February 17, 2010 1:36:59 pm

Hi Fitz
I own AkiPhotography and my husband and I are down there a lot visiting our son and GrandDaughter. If you don't find what you need we'd love to talk with you. We could coordinate it with a visit and not charge travel. All the best.


Emptyprofileicon jaclyn wick Wedding date: March 30, 2010 Folly Beach, SC, USA

February 25, 2010 6:50:11 am

I havent got married yet but I am using Chi Pritchard. You worked with me and made a specialized package for my budget. She has been very helpful and I'm looking forward to having my pictures done by her. It is the most important thing to me and she was the first thing that I found for our perfect day.


Emptyprofileicon Erin Kelly Wedding date: August 21, 2010 Mt Pleasant, SC, USA

March 08, 2010 7:03:45 am

Hi-- I inquired with a photographer who is amazing and he recommended his assistant bc he was unavailable and also her prices are VERY reasonable, bc she's new to the business. I went through her pics and found that she had done a coworker of mine's wedding. They were extremely pleased and their pics show it. Check her slideshows out here:

Her website is here:

She is/was assistant under this guy and came highly recommended by him: (They both shot another co-worker of mine as well!)

Also-any wedding planner or guide-book for weddings on a budget will tell you to find someone who's fresh in the business to get amazing pics for a fraction of the price. Its just a matter of finding that person- thats exactly what we found here! Glad to share the secret ;-)

Good luck in your search!


Try Our Free Wedding Planning Tools

Click on each tool to see a sample.

Sample wedding map small Wedding Map
Sample seating chart small Seating Chart
Sample wedding website small Wedding Website

Create an account to start using these tools and more!

Create An Account

Or try out our world-famous wedding map without registering!
(it works great on mobile phones as well)

Create A Wedding Map