Chris is a photographer who believes ultimate beauty is in simplicity. His approach is relaxed, fashion-minded, and editorial. His aim is to create a fine art collection of authentic photographs that you will truly adore. Using both film and digital, Chris specializes in telling your story artfully and beautifully. Having lived in the South his entire life, this culture is in his soul and he’d love nothing more than to document the soul of your most intimate day.
Name(s): Chris Isham
Where you call home: Greenville, SC
Things you’d write home to your Momma about: I’m honored to have had my work featured on beautiful wedding blogs such as Style Me Pretty & Southern Weddings, as well as Azalea Magazine’s recent “Anatomy of a Southern Wedding” print editorial.
Location/coverage: Southeast + destination
How I got into weddings: Accidentally. I initially got into photography for fashion/editorial work. After realizing that wedding photography didn’t have to be confined to a particular box, I began finding my own niche in weddings by blending my love for fashion and editorials with a wedding environment. Now, three years later, I couldn’t love it more.
Favorite thing about weddings in the South: Casual settings & Southern charm
Favorite part of a wedding day: Portraits with the bride and groom
Best piece of advice you can give to brides and grooms: Budget more time than you think you need on your wedding day so you can actually enjoy the day!
Dream travel destination: Impossible to only pick one! French countryside, Italian coast, or England
Favorite Southern city? Charleston, SC
Early bird or night owl? Night owl
Pie bar or red velvet cake? Red Velvet
Pottery Barn or Anthropologie? Anthropologie
Succulents or peonies? This used to say peonies, but the muted green of succulents has won me over.