John A. Carlos II is a freelance photojournalist, portrait, commercial, and wedding photographer in Columbia, SC working with The Post and Courier, The Free Times, and more.


March 6, 2020

A-Month-In-Photos February 2020

By: John A. Carlos II

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Columbia rapper H3RO, films a music video in downtown Columbia, SC.



This February wasn't as busy as it usually is I wasn't able to cover primary night due to having another assignment. I continue to try to see better and capture events better-capturing images that tell stories within stories.


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A community candlelight vigil was held outside Cayce City Hall Tuesday night, honoring the life of Faye Swetlik, a 6-year-old who was found dead a week ago.

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Post and Courier journalist, Jamie Lovegrove.


  • Taylor Lattimore and Brianna Chipman spend time with friends at Columbia Craft. John A. Carlos II / Special to The Free Times
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  • Courtney Linenbrink and Will Jordan, enjoy brews at Columbia Craft. John A. Carlos II / Special to The Free Times
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  • Mike Vukovich, James Manning and Eric Manning, enjoy some local brews at River Rat Brewery in Columbia on Feb. 08, 2020. John A. Carlos II/Special to the Free Times
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  • Darcy Lock, Laura Watford, Alan Andrews, Aj Andrews, Warty Watford, Derek Andrews and Jean Andrew, enjoy some beers at WECO Bottle and Biergarten. John A. Carlos II / Special to The Free Times
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Photos from the Free Times Beer Issue. John A. Carlos II/Special to The Free Times


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Columbia R&B/Rapper 2RU3


Photos for March 4, 2020 issue of The Free Times. John A. Carlos II/Special to The Free Times


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Photos from candid moments meetup.


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Behind the scenes photos from a music video staring Columbia rapper H3RO.


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The 9th Annual SC Automotive Summit.




Keywords: South Carolina; above the fold; editorial; news; journalism; 2019; photojournalist; photojournalism; photographer; SC photographer; Columbia; Columbia SC Photojournalist; soda city; Post and Courier; Free Times; Rap; Downtown; events; SC Automotive Summit; Greenville; COA; Hendrix; The Grand; Black Rooster; Columbia Craft; Craft and Draft; Weco; River Rat; H3RO; 2RU3; BTS; Faye Swetlik

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