Stephen Blackmon – Photographer | Cinematographer | Editor/Designer
Beginning with a PEPSI branded red, white and blue Polaroid camera given by his grandmother then stumbling into the darkroom at the age of 17, Stephen has progressed through the current digital era and run multiple photo finishing labs. He has been a part of the professional photographic industry for more than 10 years. Stephen specializes in the photojournalistic style of wedding and event photography along with portraiture, corporate photography, and music artist promos. His photographs have been featured in numerous magazines, papers and blogs including Weddings Unveiled Magazine and Blog, The Wedding Row, Charleston City Paper ,The Art Institute of Charleston Quarterly and others. Awards include 1st and 2nd place along with honorable mention in Charleston City Paper Photography Contest, Martha Stewart Bride's Choice Awards 2011-2014 and Best of The Knot Weddings 2013. Stephen also enjoys leading workshops as well as educating enthusiasts and pros alike on a one-to-one basis.
Cody Deer – Cinematographer | VFX Artist | Editor/Designer
Cody's love for film began with a clunky old JVC camera and a box full of mini cassette tapes when he was just 11 years old (seen Speilberg's "Super 8"?...yeah he was that kid...still is). Since moving to South Carolina, Cody has done commercial and ad work for major companies like Bed Bath & Beyond, Febreze, along with Colonial Candle, and Goose Creek Candle Co. He has also filmed live performances for well known musicians such as Edwin McCain, local favorites like Crowfield, cover bands like Cherry Bomb and various other artists. Cody also writes and directs short narrative films. In 2011, he won best in the state for the South Carolina Film Commission's short film contest.
Starting at $300/hr - 4 hour min. A la carte options available.
Commercial, Wedding, Videography
Candid, Documentary, Environmental, Natural Light, Photojournalistic, Urban