Olivia Rae James Photographer

Olivia Rae James Photographer

crown Top 5 in Charleston
crown 326 on Wezoree

Harper’s Bazaar, Brides, and Over the Moon top photographer

budget $25 000
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Olivia Rae James
Photographer Olivia Rae James About me

Olivia began taking photos as a college student in Charleston, starry-eyed and inspired in her new city. Eager to share her new routines with family back home, she fell in love with photography as a way of archiving personal moments.    After years of focusing on lifestyle and editorial photography she fell into weddings serendipitously, which allowed her to document the innate beauty of the day without overthinking it. With more than a decade of experience in the industry, she approaches wedding days free of expectations, inspired by natural light and real moments. The end result is warm, soulful images that feel timeless.     Her work has been featured in Vogue, and she has been recognized by Harper’s Bazaar, Brides Magazine and Over the Moon as a top wedding photographer in the world. She lives in Charleston with her husband, daughter and baby boy.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the average price for Olivia Rae James wedding photography services?

$25000

What percentage of users recommend Olivia Rae James and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

Olivia Rae James is recommended by 0% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 0.0, with the same score awarded for quality of service, flexibility, value, professionalism and average response time.

Vendor Insight

When it comes to capturing the essence of a wedding day, Olivia Rae James is the name that echoes through Charleston's cobbled streets with admiration and respect. As a photographer whose lens has witnessed countless unions, her artistry not only frames a moment but ensnares the very soul of celebration.

There's a fluid grace to James' technique; each wedding album is a testament to her prowess. She weaves a tale of love and joy with a subtle touch, ensuring that every shared glance and laughter is indelibly imprinted onto the canvas of time. Clients marvel at her ability to vanish into the scenery, capturing candid shots that are as authentic as they are mesmerizing.

The accolades that adorn Olivia's name, including the prestigious Wezoree Award, are hard-earned and well-deserved. This award is not merely a decoration but a symbol of trust from couples and the Wezoree Community alike. It serves as a beacon for those wandering in the vast sea of choices, confirming that their sacred memories are secure in her hands.

Newlyweds consistently shower praise on Olivia's professionalism and the serene calm she brings to the whirlwind of their special day. From the hush of prep rooms to the exuberance of the reception, her presence is both grounding and invigorating. Future brides and grooms perusing her portfolio can sense the passion and care poured into every shot.

In a city that is a tapestry of historical charm and contemporary elegance, Olivia Rae James stands out as a custodian of matrimonial bliss. She doesn’t just photograph a wedding—she narrates it through imagery, leaving couples with keepsakes that are as timeless as their vows. Olivia's camera is the silent witness to love that speaks volumes, making her an irreplaceable fixture in Charleston's nuptial scene.