Minneapolis-based  adventurous elopement and destination photographer for the wild & goofy

HEYYY HEYYY! I'm Sam, an adventurous elopement and destination photographer that's also a certified fangirl for the Jonas Brothers and Adam Driver! I tend to overuse exclamation points and gifs when I'm texting and emailing, just to make sure you know how excited I am to tell your story!

I strongly believe that you should unapologetically be yourself and not be afraid to dream the biggest of dreams. There is no dream to big as long as you're willing to put in the work! 

🦋 I also strongly believe that Ben Solo truly deserved better! 🦋


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You deserve to celebrate your love story in any way you

I believe weddings are all about TWO SOULMATES proclaiming their love for each other, nothing else. YOU DESERVE AN UNFORGETTABLE ADVENTURE and to have your epic love story told. 

If you're looking for a photographer that you can be crazy with, that hypes you up with some fire tunes, and that will be with you every step of the way - I GOT YOU!!!!



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"Samantha was not only easy to communicate with & very flexible on accommodations, she made us feel SO comfortable and gave us really great direction! She made it super easy and fun on us by taking lead and being so sweet! Picture as proof!! We are NOT trained models but with Samanthas eye for capturing the most precious moments, it’s easy to create pictures you’ll want to keep for a lifetime! Would absolutely recommend Samantha to anyone who’s looking for a photographer, for any level of comfort & any occasion!"

shannon + jason

2020 Travel Dates

+ Joshua Tree, CA | October 26th - October 27th 2020
+ San Clemente | October 28th 2020
+ Phoenix, AZ | October 27th - November 2nd 2020
+ Oahu, HI | November 3rd - November 17th 2020
+ Oahu, HI | January 22nd - February 1st 2021

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I may be in Western Wisconsin, but I am also obsessed with traveling. I'm always looking for a new place to adventure too. Check out where I am going above, and let's get your adventure scheduled! ✈️

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Are you stuck on what to wear for your engagement photos? Trust me when I say that you are NOT alone!!! Your engagement photos will appear on everything from save the dates to the walls of your home, and it’s SOOO important that your engagement session screams YOU and your personalities!

I am here to not only give you ALLLLL the tips on selecting your outfits, but to also give you my recommendations for killer outfits so you can make the absolute most out of your session!

What to Wear for Your Engagement Photos!

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