Minnesota + Wisconsin + Worldwide

Authentic storytelling for the wild and adventurous

HEYYY HEYYY! I'm Sam, an adventurous elopement and couples 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! 

click here to learn more about me!

photographer, wife, fangirl

ready to book?!

lovers

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. Because love is love, no matter what!

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 you - I GOT YOU!!!!

let's go on an adventure!

ready to book?!

desire!

click here to learn more about the elopement experience!

i want to tell your story

let's go on a adventure

let's do this thing

"My husband and I did an intimate couples session together and she made it so it wasn’t awkward at all for us and we had so much fun (even my husband who does NOT like having his pictures taken) lol! From the moment of walking into the studio Samantha made us feel like we were “at home” and went above and beyond always putting my husband and my needs/wants first! Beyond all that, she sent us some sneak peek images THE SAME DAY of our shoot, and we absolutely love them. We’re so looking forward to seeing the rest! 5/5 * for this wonderful lady! Thank you again so much!"

chante + clinton

"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! We are NOT trained models but with Samantha's 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

"I have booked Samantha for a few shoots and will continue to book her for years to come. Samantha is caring, funny, & charismatic & she knows how to capture all the shots you'd never think of. She goes out of her way to make sure she gets the perfect photos and she handles craziness with ease. So if you're looking for a wholesome, creative, bubbly photographer who delivers stunningly breathtaking photos
that will keep your memories alive for years to come look no further because Samantha is it."

jeanne & dillon

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