Category Archives: portraiture

London Portraits

While I was visiting England for the Photography Farm Workshop I was teaching at in February, I stopped off to meet up with & take some photos of the darling Anika & Peter, twocontinue to full post >

Iceland Elopement

For a moment, let us be silent. Let us communicate with our faces, with our bodies, with our thoughts. Let us sit down and watch, watch the birds and the clouds and the earth and everythingcontinue to full post >

Sophia & Joel

One of my favorite’s from the shoot I did recently in Los Angeles for Sophia Amoruso and her love, Joel.continue to full post >

Samm Blake Print Store

Today I launched my new online print store! Please head over to check it out :) After many years of having this on my to list, its finally happened! I currently havecontinue to full post >

Rick and Jess

Someone asked me what home was and all I could think of were the stars on the tip of your tongue. The flowers sprouting from your mouth, the roots entwined in the gaps between your fingers, and thecontinue to full post >


I have been on my travel expedition for three months now, spending my days across the USA and Europe, meeting and photographing many amazing people. Two people in particular I have had the pleasurecontinue to full post >

for the art of adventure.

“A man practices the art of adventure when he breaks the chain of routine and renews his life through reading new books, traveling to new places, making new friends, taking up new hobbies andcontinue to full post >

sheryl and ben . melbourne

In these bodies we will live, in these bodies we will die Where you invest your love, you invest your life – mumford & sonscontinue to full post >

gladys and chris . san francisco

♥♥♥ I recently spent with the afternoon with the lovely Gladys and Chris in their home and on their rooftop in San Francisco. After we finished shooting, we went to a little Italiancontinue to full post >

crystal and aaron . perth

I will remember the kisses our lips raw with love and how you gave me everything you had and how I offered you what was left of me, and I will remember your small room the feel of you the light incontinue to full post >

ly and kevin . sydney

“If you want to know where your heart is, look where your mind goes when it wanders.” ~ Bernard Byercontinue to full post >

film is not dead

I attended the Film Is Not Dead workshop in Melbourne back in January. I had the *best* week and learnt so so so much from Jonathan Canlas. That man knows his stuff and I am so grateful for hiscontinue to full post >

wandering and wondering in melbourne

I wander and wonder what life would be like living in the city I am visiting. These are from some of my wanderings around Melbourne and Canberra in January.continue to full post >

nevada dreams

Nevada, USA, February 2011 It all seems like a lovely dream now. A random collection of film images from a few days adventuring in Vegas and the Nevada Desert.continue to full post >

chris and tamara

A beloved shoot in Chris and Tamara’s home.. I cannot not think of a more perfect location to capture them, their love and their darlingcontinue to full post >

fine art books

11×11″ fine art book. I have to admit I am not really a fan of traditional wedding albums. I dont actually offer them. I am all about these fine art books. Ive been offeringcontinue to full post >