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Hi Friend! Welcome to the Charolette Williams blog, a journal about my life, wedding and family photography and so much more!  Stay a while and say hello!

Hi, I'm Charolette.

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Chances are if you are planning your wedding, you are no stranger to Pinterest! I know when Chris and I first got engaged I already had most of my wedding planned thanks to good ol Pinterest and all their amazing wedding inspiration that is updated by the minute. If you ever find yourself wondering how […]

Bridal Details: How to get swoon worthy images

Dec 15, 2020

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In these uncertain times, I’ve clung on to these 5 more than ever before. With everything constantly changing in our current world, the one thing that has remained the same is how big my love for them is. However, there has been one thing that has vastly changed over the last several months. I have […]

Bringing Peace Back into Humanity – Diving Deep

Dec 10, 2020

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When Liz first reached out last year about me photographing her wedding I was beyond excited. The excitement was high because this was going to be a “local” wedding. Liz actually went to school with my little sister, so I knew this was going to be a huge celebration with so many amazing people celebrating […]

Liz & Alex October Bandit Town Wedding

Oct 14, 2020

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Mid day Elopements always use to scare me, but this one could not have gone more perfect. Meghan and Vince have been through so much this past year! But one thing stayed the same through it all, their wedding date! Both of these two came down with COVID in July and suffered a great family […]

Meghan & Vince at Ravenswood Historical Site

Sep 22, 2020

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There is nothing in the world that is more rewarding than having a vision, and watching it completely unfold in front of your eyes. None of this would have been possible without an amazing team of local vendors!! I am so excited to announce what is “next” for Charolette Williams Photography; I am even more […]

Bringing to life 2021 Senior Spokesmodels!!

Sep 13, 2020

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Yesterday’s engagement session took things to a whole new level! Fall colors are starting to show their face in Yosemite, and I could not be more here for it!! It truly amazes me how much one location can change so much during a short period of time. It definitely keeps the creative juices inside me […]

Shania & Dylan Yosemite Sunrise

Sep 3, 2020

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You might recognize this sweet family, as they are a Charolette Williams Photography O.G. fam 😉 We go all the way back to when Charolette Williams Photography was known as CC Williams Imagery….. In all honesty it goes even further than that; all the way back to our old stomping grounds of Yosemite High School […]

Baby Sotelo Lost Lake Maternity Session

Sep 2, 2020

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We made DREAMS come true during this breath taking sunrise session. I got an Instagram DM notification at 4:04 PM on a Friday. It was from this sweet bride to be, telling me that they had planned to have their engagement session in Yosemite National Park, but their photographer had just canceled on them. Come […]

Sanika & Stephen Yosemite Sunrise

Sep 1, 2020

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You hear me constantly talk about those gorgeous Yosemite Sunrises, so now it is time to showcase Yosemite and all of her glory at Sunset!! Valorie & Matt were nothing short of a dream to work with. Because we were able to schedule a sunset session, this means Chris actually got to go!! No daddy […]

Valorie & Matt – Yosemite SUNSET Engagement

Aug 25, 2020

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Something reeeeeal special happens when you get a set of dream vendors together like we did tonight. When Haylee with Planning Pretty reached out to me about photographing a styled shoot… styled by Planning Pretty I could not help but say ABSOLUTELY!!! Breanna & Haylee with Planning Pretty are one of my absolute FAVORITE party […]

Styled Shoot Hosted by Planning Pretty

Aug 14, 2020

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