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Charleston area photographer -Mike Bowden

Special Notice:  Thank you for visiting my website and please enjoy browsing through it, however as of December 31st 2016 I will be in retirement.  The website will remain for a period of time for the benefit of current customers.  Should you need help in finding a suitable photographer for your photographic needs please feel free to contact me and I will do my best to guide you to a qualified photographer.

Thank you for taking the time to visit my website.


Charleston portrait photographers Mike and Teent Bowden’s Distinctive Images is a professional portrait photography service offering portrait sessions at a location of your choosing, whether it be at the beach, the park or your home or business, they will provide you with beautiful portrait images.  they are based in Summerville, South Carolina and serve the Charleston area and beaches. Charleston beach photographers Mike and Teent Bowden especially enjoy family beach portrait sessions at the many magnificent beaches, some of their favourite locations are Morris Island, Folly Beach, Isle of Palms, Kiawah Island as well as Edisto Island, Sullivan’s Island, Seabrook Island and Wild Dunes. Mike is from Wales, his wife Teent is a California native; and they met of all places on an aircraft carrier in Florida.  Mike was a photographer for the Royal Navy and happened to meet Teent when she was visiting HMS Ark Royal, the ship he was serving on, while the ship was open to visitors. Charleston portrait photographers Mike and Teent Bowden are blessed in serving the Charleston and Low Country area, photographing businesses, schools,military, dance studios, colleges etc. and of course many  of the local families and their children.  Charleston portrait photographers Mike and Teent look forward to being of service to you, your family or business.  Please view their portraits and call or email them for an appointment at your convenience.

 Enjoy our website, there is a wide selection of photographs and  information about our services for you to see, please contact us if you need additional information. 
We look forward to being of service to you.