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My blog is the heart of my site!! Here you'll find personal posts and educational posts for both photographers and editors! You'll also find photo work from my 10 years as a photographer. If you're a bride, check out the "Brides" category! Look around, leave a comment, or ask a question! Explore & enjoy!

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When I launched my business on April 1, I began a series of blog posts introducing my new business. I planned to post them all my first week, but God had other plans. I had all of my posts written and somehow lost the document where I’d written them when I came back to write […]

Editors, Personal

April 19, 2019

Why I Became a Private Photo Editor

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Last week you read about why I wanted to create a personal brand. But what happened that made me want to shift gears from photography to private photo editing? To answer that question, we’ll have to go all the way back to one year ago. Settling Down? One year ago, Matt and I had just […]

Personal

April 11, 2019

A New Adventure | Christi Johnson Creative

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Earlier this week I shared about my nearly 10 years using the name Kingsbridge Photography for my business. It served me well! In 2016, I began considering a rebrand to something personal. After all, what sets me apart from other photographers is ME! I attended a Katelyn James Workshop in June of 2017. Katelyn’s comments […]

Editors, Personal, Photographers

April 5, 2019

Why I Want a Personal Brand

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On Monday I announced I’d be transitioning the main focus of my business from photography to private photo editing. With that, I also announced a name change. I’m retiring the name Kingsbridge Photography and moving forward as Christi Johnson Creative. I’d been considering rebranding for a while. Our move to CA brought the perfect opportunity […]

Personal, Photography

April 3, 2019

The Story of Kingsbridge Photography

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Welcome to my new home on the web! I’m so glad you’re here! After months of uncertainty, prayer, planning, and learning, I’m ready to share the next step for my business. Today is a day of CELEBRATION. And what better day to do that than the first day of my birth month?! I sat down […]

Editors, Personal

April 1, 2019

Introducing Christi Johnson Creative | Private Photo Editor

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Hi, friends! Today I want to share my images that received awards in the 2019 Shoot & Share Contest! The Shoot & Share Contest is one of the largest photo contests in the world. In total, photographers from 144 different countries submitted over 500,000 images. This was my second year entering the contest, and I […]

Engagements, Weddings

March 18, 2019

Shoot & Share Contest | Best of 2018

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Seth and Lydia’s Downtown Charleston Wedding at Merchants Hall was an absolute DREAM! This was my first time shooting in downtown Charleston and it could not have been more perfect! All week long the weather was cold and rainy, but on Saturday it was 60 degrees and sunny! It was absolutely perfect wedding weather. I […]

Weddings

January 9, 2019

Elegant Charleston Wedding at Merchants Hall | Seth & Lydia

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Today I’m sharing Alex and Amanda’s wedding! I am SO excited about this post. It was just the BEST day! Their Christmas-inspired winter wedding was absolutely amazing. I just love the colors they picked and the way they decorated everything! The forecast for Alex & Amanda’s wedding showed rain ALL day long. And yes, it […]

Weddings

December 17, 2018

Christmas-Inspired Winter Wedding | Alex & Amanda

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It was such a joy to photograph Elizabeth and Josiah’s wedding at Covenant Community OPC in Taylors! Witnessing God’s grace and provision in bringing these two wonderful families together was a privilege. Elizabeth and Josiah knew each other for years before becoming reacquainted this summer as single parents. I love how their boys play such […]

Weddings

December 4, 2018

Taylors, SC Chapel Wedding | Elizabeth and Josiah

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Kimberly & Kyle are just the sweetest! I absolutely loved hanging out with them during their engagement session at Table Rock State Park earlier this month! These two met in middle school and started dating in high school. Isn’t that awesome?! I always love hearing stories about couples that were high school sweethearts because that […]

Couples, Engagements, Photography

November 23, 2018

Table Rock State Park Engagement Session | Kimberly & Kyle