We’re a group of professional photographers living in the beautiful city of Charleston, South Carolina. Our favorite things to photograph are weddings and portraits, but we can also take care of your corporate event or party! We also love to travel, so don’t hesitate to request a quote if you’re outside our area. The thing that makes us better (and the reason you should book us right now) is that we don’t miss a beat and we’re going to make sure you get awesome pictures when it’s all said and done.
Meet our staff. In addition to the photographers, our studio staff is hard at work making all your photos look perfect, designing gorgeous albums and books, and ensuring you get exactly the service you expect.
Owner & Studio Manager. Priscilla’s passion is in capturing the narrative of people’s lives in photographs. She has a background in photojournalism and a Master’s Degree in Visual Communication from Ohio University and built a successful photography business before joining Riverland Studios. Her attention to detail, efficient work habits, and positive attitude ensures the studio stays in peak performance and provides exceptional quality to its customers.
Editor & Associate Photographer. Ruta grew up in Lithuania before coming stateside to pursue her love of photography. After earning a degree from Trident Technical College’s photography program, Ruta worked in the editorial field for Charleston Magazine and Charleston Weddings Magazine. Now she is focused on her photography career. At the studio she is an editor and associate photographer.
Lead Photographer & Social Media Coordinator. Haley has embraced portraiture and especially finds inspiration in capturing the beauty of women in the various states of their lives from bride-to-be to new mother. Her sense of adventure and ability to adapt to any situation have proven useful in photography, especially on wedding days. At the studio, she has various roles including lead photographer and social media coordinator.
Editor & Associate Photographer. A trained opera singer and composer, Meredith’s passion for the arts originated in music. She received a bachelor of arts in music from College of Charleston (Go Cougars!) and completed masters coursework at the New England Conservatory. Her love of travel and documenting her adventures inspired her transition to the visual arts. At the studio, Meredith is an editor and associate photographer.
Editor & Associate Photographer. A New York native, Alexis found herself enamored with southern culture after attending the College of Charleston and decided to call the low country home. Alexis’ passion for photography began in the darkroom. Creating tangible art and finding creative ways to share it with others was unlike anything else she had done before. She has a fine art degree in photography and is a self-declared caffeine addict and foodie. At the studio, Alexis is an editor and associate photographer.
Publication Specialist & Studio Assistant. Hailing from the Peach State, this Atlanta native is a commercial and fine art photographer. While attending Rhode Island School of Design, she interned at Charleston Magazine. It was through that internship that she quickly became enamored with the Holy City and its rich culture and art scene. After graduating in 2015, Abby decided to return to Charleston and now calls our lovely city “home.” At the studio, Abby is our publication specialist and assists with miscellaneous tasks that help keep everything running smoothly.