Moments with emotion

A favorite image from a recent wedding

This was one of my favorite images from a recent winter wedding I photographed. There's the light. There's the timelessness. But what I love most about it is the emotion.

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Samantha Christensen
Parent album delivered

Parent album delivered and why you shouldn't forget about grandma

I sent this beautiful little lay flat photo book to the mother of the bride after a recent wedding. 

But first, a story about my mother-in-law.

 

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Samantha Christensen
Linen album

KISS ALBUM IN LINEN

So  excited to deliver this huge beautiful orange wedding album. It's like a burst of sunshine this winter. And it came the day before the bride's in-laws were coming to visit. The bride couldn't wait to share wedding photos with her new family. 

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Samantha Christensen
Ruby

Mini lifestyle session with Ruby - Hudson Valley Family Photographer

This is my favorite kind of photography with kids - a beautiful little one in a timeless outfit in fabulous light just being herself.

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Samantha Christensen
Brooklyn Bridge Engagement

Dacia and Reynold's Classic Brooklyn Bridge Engagement Session

Nothing adds grandeur to an engagement shoot like planning it around the iconic Brooklyn Bridge. About 4,600 people cross the bridge every day. But when you start your day at 4 a.m, you get the the bridge to yourself for several seconds at a time

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Samantha Christensen
Westbury Manor Wedding

DELROY AND GLORIA'S ELEGANT WESTBURY MANOR WEDDING - LONG ISLAND WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER

The day started cloudy, chilly and early for Gloria and Delroy. Gloria's Bronx apartment was an oasis of calm considering that three bridesmaids, a makeup artist and hairdresser were soon to arrive. The flowers by Nia Ferguson Price arrived the night before.

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What to expect before

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM YOUR PHOTOGRAPHER BEFORE THE WEDDING DAY

You're engaged. (Congrats, by the way.) You're making a million decisions about your wedding, and among them is hiring a wedding photographer. Most likely, you've never hired one before.

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Samantha Christensen