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Samantha Lauren Photographie

New York , NY
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I am a photographer servicing New York City, Long Island, Westchester, New Jersey, and the Hudson Valley. I believe I have a fresh take on wedding photography. In high school I learned... Read more
I am a photographer servicing New York City, Long Island, Westchester, New Jersey, and the Hudson Valley. I believe I have a fresh take on wedding photography. In high school I learned how to develop film and begun the long standing affair with the darkroom which continued into college. In the earlier range of my collegiate academics, I was Pre-Law, but after switching into a Broadcasting and Media Telecommunications major, I was determined to go after something I believed in and use my education towards a job that would make me happy. My first job after graduation was Assisting and 2nd shooting for another small company and by the end of that season, I came to the realization that I could and would love to do this for my living.

I want to give my clients what they want even if they are a little unsure of exactly what that is. I want to create images that you will give as gifts to your grandmothers for their homes. I shoot for the dreamscape, not the conventional. The artifact book, not the album. I want to create signature experiences and images that are not romantic because thats what they're suppossed to be, but romantic because that is what you are. These aren't just my "clients" or my "jobs". These are your memories. This is what you look back on.
It would be my absolute greatest honor to document and communicate through images your Wedding Day, Engagement session or New York In Love session. I am in love with couples in love and I am blessed to be able to wake up in the morning refreshed by my life's work! Read less
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INFO FOR PHOTOGRAPHY

What primary photographic style do you identify with?
Contemporary, Photojournalism, Portraiture, Traditional / Posed
What do your packages include?
Albums, Custom Graphic Design, Digital Files, High Resolution Images, Matted Prints, Prints, Thank You Cards, Video Montage
Do you have liability insurance?
Yes
Do you offer special techniques such as hand-coloring or toning?
I shoot digitally, and beautifully edit all photos myself. Depending on the photograph, I will use any number of editing techniques to get the image that looks the best. I try to keep the editing to a clean fresh minimal look. There are no special frills, no heavy vignettes or boarders.
Do you have experience shooting in various lighting situations?
I am a natural light photographer but can easily adapt to any lighting situation.
Is your media preference film or digital?
Digital
How many photographers do you work with?
Depending on the package it will be only me, or plus an assistant/second shooter.
Do you guarantee your presence at the actual event?
Yes
Do you sometimes book yourself for more than one event in a day? Weekend?
No, although I will book more than one in a weekend if the situation allows
What kind of equipment do you typically bring with you on the day-of?
All Canon professional grade equipment
Do you bring back-up equipment to the event in case of malfunction?
Yes
Do you charge hourly or full day?
I have two different types of packages- full day and elopement. Please see my website or contact me for more information.
How soon after the event are the proofs ready for viewing?
Three to four weeks
In what format are the initial proofs offered?
Initial digital proofs are offered in a beautiful PASS gallery where you can share and download all of your high resolution photos. I also have a thumb drive option.
How long can the client keep the proofs?
The PASS gallery stays up for one year and the proofs are theirs to keep
Do you retain the copyright for the photos?
I do retain the copyright for any public or private display should I wish to use the images, but I transfer it over to the couple as well and they own the images for their lifetimes also.
Do you reserve the right to publish the photos?
Yes
Do you provide the digital files and/or negatives (or copies of the negatives) to the client?
Yes, digital files in the form of their PASS gallery.
Will images be available for viewing online?
Yes, in their beautiful PASS gallery as well as a personalized client website.

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Kelley
Wedding:
9/1/2013
5.0/5.0
Samantha was awesome and captured our day beautifully!
Samantha was awesome and captured our day beautifully!
Samantha was awesome and captured our day beautifully! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
Samantha was great! She made sure to connect with us beforehand to get an idea of what we wanted, in addition to reviewing our written requests. She was professional, accommodating and very easy to work with!
Samantha was great! She made sure to connect with us beforehand to get an idea of what we wanted, in addition to reviewing Read more...
Samantha was great! She made sure to connect with us beforehand to get an idea of what we wanted, in addition to reviewing our written requests. She was professional, accommodating and very easy to work with! Read less
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Anonymous
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1+ year ago
4.9/5.0
She did a wonderful job. In all the madness of the day though, we did forget to get photos with a few key family members and I wish she had asked us before leaving that night if there was anyone else we needed! We weren't thinking clearly!
She did a wonderful job. In all the madness of the day though, we did forget to get photos with a few key family members Read more...
She did a wonderful job. In all the madness of the day though, we did forget to get photos with a few key family members and I wish she had asked us before leaving that night if there was anyone else we needed! We weren't thinking clearly! Read less
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Kathleen
Wedding:
8/2/2013
5.0/5.0
Samantha was so pleasant and wonderful! We are so happy she was a part of our wedding day. We are thrilled with the final product!

Thank you!
Samantha was so pleasant and wonderful! We are so happy she was a part of our wedding day. We are thrilled with the final Read more...
Samantha was so pleasant and wonderful! We are so happy she was a part of our wedding day. We are thrilled with the final product!

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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
4.9/5.0
Samantha was amazing! She was incredibly professional and relaxed, which was exactly what we wanted for our wedding day. She really listened, especially when it came to some family photos that we wanted. We will cherish these always. The photos that she took of the two of us are just gorgeous. Plus, she captured every bit of beauty that our venue offered. Once it came to the reception, she blended in. It was like she wasn't even there! Thanks so much!
Samantha was amazing! She was incredibly professional and relaxed, which was exactly what we wanted for our wedding day. Read more...
Samantha was amazing! She was incredibly professional and relaxed, which was exactly what we wanted for our wedding day. She really listened, especially when it came to some family photos that we wanted. We will cherish these always. The photos that she took of the two of us are just gorgeous. Plus, she captured every bit of beauty that our venue offered. Once it came to the reception, she blended in. It was like she wasn't even there! Thanks so much! Read less
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Millie
Wedding:
6/15/2013
5.0/5.0
you want aswesome fun amazing pictures??? well then samantha is your girl!! =0) thank you samantha for those amazing memories!
you want aswesome fun amazing pictures??? well then samantha is your girl!! =0) thank you samantha for those amazing Read more...
you want aswesome fun amazing pictures??? well then samantha is your girl!! =0) thank you samantha for those amazing memories! Read less
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Gigi
Wedding:
6/9/2013
5.0/5.0
Samantha was the most amazing photographer we've ever worked with. She is extremely professional with a unique, creative eye, which resulted in the most beautiful, sensual photographs we've ever taken. My husband and I selected her for our engagement session as well as our wedding event, and we had absolutely NO regrets. I think her best trait is her calm demeanor; weddings can be ridiculously hectic and just having a photographer that remains so well grounded helps tremendously. When the dresses, makeup, and hair all come together, it's nice to have a photographer who can simply blend in and capture the essence of the day. At first we were a bit quirky in front of the camera, but with Samantha's guidance, she really loosened us up, and by the end of the day were tossed our "stress" coats and danced the night away....all thanks to Samantha! You are truly AMAZING!!!
Samantha was the most amazing photographer we've ever worked with. She is extremely professional with a unique, creative Read more...
Samantha was the most amazing photographer we've ever worked with. She is extremely professional with a unique, creative eye, which resulted in the most beautiful, sensual photographs we've ever taken. My husband and I selected her for our engagement session as well as our wedding event, and we had absolutely NO regrets. I think her best trait is her calm demeanor; weddings can be ridiculously hectic and just having a photographer that remains so well grounded helps tremendously. When the dresses, makeup, and hair all come together, it's nice to have a photographer who can simply blend in and capture the essence of the day. At first we were a bit quirky in front of the camera, but with Samantha's guidance, she really loosened us up, and by the end of the day were tossed our "stress" coats and danced the night away....all thanks to Samantha! You are truly AMAZING!!! Read less
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Nicole
Wedding:
6/8/2013
5.0/5.0
Samantha was absolutely fabulous! So professional, she blended in so well it was as if we didn't even notice whe was there! I would not hesitate to use her again! Kudos!
Samantha was absolutely fabulous! So professional, she blended in so well it was as if we didn't even notice whe was Read more...
Samantha was absolutely fabulous! So professional, she blended in so well it was as if we didn't even notice whe was there! I would not hesitate to use her again! Kudos! Read less
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Rachel
Wedding:
5/18/2013
5.0/5.0
Samantha is wonderful. She quickly booked our engagement shoot when we were short on time and was flexible with scheduling. The engagement pictures came out great. And I just got my wedding pictures and love them! They are a great mix of the formal, detail, and candid shots we wanted. She's very accessible if you have any questions, and she's professional, kind, and talented.
Samantha is wonderful. She quickly booked our engagement shoot when we were short on time and was flexible with Read more...
Samantha is wonderful. She quickly booked our engagement shoot when we were short on time and was flexible with scheduling. The engagement pictures came out great. And I just got my wedding pictures and love them! They are a great mix of the formal, detail, and candid shots we wanted. She's very accessible if you have any questions, and she's professional, kind, and talented. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
5.0/5.0
We loved Samantha, our friends did too. Great shots!
We loved Samantha, our friends did too. Great shots!
We loved Samantha, our friends did too. Great shots! Read less
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