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I'm Jen, a Charleston Wedding + Family Photographer! Welcome to my blog, a place for all-the-pretty details, stories, and even a few tips! Stay a while and say hello!

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Oh the romance and southern charm of an Old Wide Awake Plantation Wedding here in Charleston. Sarah and Ethan chose this incredible venue to host their outdoor ceremony and reception. I first met Sarah when she inquired about my husband’s live wedding paintings. (Check out his work here!) I had just launched Jen Keys Photography […]

Old Wide Awake Plantation Wedding in Charleston

Mar 4, 2022

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The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist has always been a dream to photograph as a Charleston wedding photographer. Standing at the front of the altar with camera in hand, it was all I could do to fight back (happy) tears. All I could think about as Harriet walked down the aisle was how powerful […]

A Charleston Wedding from the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist to the Francis Marion Hotel

Feb 10, 2022

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Erica and Ben’s Winter Pawleys Island wedding at Litchfield Country Club was one for the southern charm books!  I say Winter, because, well … the forecast was ONE HUNDRED percent rain! And also paired with a high in the low 60s …with up to 60 mile an hour wind gusts!  My drive up to Pawleys […]

A Winter Pawleys Island Wedding at Litchfield Country Club

Nov 16, 2021

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As a Charleston Wedding Photographer, there’s nothing like a Charleston Wedding at Cannon Green.  It’s charming, historic Charleston meets South Beach Miami vibes are so unique, nestled downtown Charleston.  Britany and Chris chose this incredible venue as their backdrop for their ceremony and reception.  Last spring, I met Britany and Chris for their engagement session […]

A Charleston Wedding at Cannon Green

Sep 30, 2021

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Wright’s Charleston Proposal at Kiawah River started off with taking Camille on a private chartered boat ride around the Low Country’s most beautiful waterways.  Wright, the smart man that he is, hired Jena from Propose Charleston to coordinate and design all the little details from the moment they docked at Kiawah River.  Camille knew that […]

Charleston Proposal at Kiawah River

Sep 23, 2021

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There’s nothing like a Sullivan’s Island Picnic Proposal right on the beach!  And the best time for a picnic beach proposal in Charleston is of course: sunset! Rhyle hired Jena from Propose Charleston to coordinate and style his dream proposal to Rachel during their Charleston weekend getaway.  The day started with a chartered boat cruise […]

A Sullivan’s Island Picnic Proposal

Sep 9, 2021

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White Point Gardens will always be one of my favorite locations to photograph as a Charleston Proposal Photographer!  Alex and Alana fell head over heels in love with each other … and Charleston!  They recently decided to take the leap and call the Holy City home.  Alex knew he wanted downtown Charleston to be the […]

Charleston Proposal Photographer at White Point Gardens

Sep 9, 2021

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When Alyssa with Stunning and Brilliant Events reached out about this Tropical Isle of Palms surprise Birthday party, I couldn’t resist saying yes to photograph all the pretty!  In the same way that I love proposal photography, there’s just something about a classic surprise birthday party!  Mary Ellen’s family went all out in planning for […]

Isle of Palms Tropical Surprise Birthday Party

Aug 11, 2021

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I’m so excited to share the best 3 Charleston Proposal tips that made Solomon’s surprise proposal to Deanna at The Gibbes Museum of Art absolute perfection!!  As a Charleston Proposal Photographer, Deanna’s reaction is what I live for … she was in absolute shock!  Deanna had NO idea that their trip to Charleston was actually […]

Best 3 Charleston Proposal Tips

Aug 5, 2021

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Nic decided to surprise Rachel with a Charleston Proposal at Waterfront Park!  The two planned a getaway with another couple to the Holy City.  Little did Rachel know that Nic had hired Charleston’s Proposal Planner, Jena, of Propose Charleston to coordinate the big moment!  I love photographing Jena’s proposals because she always is thinking through […]

Charleston Proposal at Waterfront Park

Jul 19, 2021

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