Category Archives: workshops

Melbourne Photography Workshop

I am excited to announce that I have finally locked in dates for the Melbourne workshop and it is now open for registration. The Melbourne workshop will take place on Tuesday 27th &continue to full post >

Art & The Heart – A photography workshop by Dan O’Day & Samm Blake

  Last year, I launched a photography workshop series called Art & The Heart with my good friend Dan O’Day. We both have the desire to teach and share our knowledge with othercontinue to full post >

Art & The Heart – Photography Workshops

One of the things I really love doing is helping people chase their dreams, helping turn what they are passionate about into a career, to see their businesses blossom and see them succeed.  Five andcontinue 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 >

art and the heart

Late one afternoon in a land far far away (Tokyo), sitting with my dear friend Dan O’Day, sipping sake, discussing all things worldly and photography related. It soon become clear that we, twocontinue to full post >

my suitcase life

samm in tokyo. image by dan o’day   The first six months of this year have been very good to me and it looks as if the next six months are about to get a whole lot better :)  So manycontinue 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 >

the beloved collective

Photography is such a beautiful thing.. the life it has given me and the doors it has opened for me. The best gift I was probably ever given in my life was the little 35mm point and shoot cameracontinue to full post >

adventures ahead

film shots from italy. venice + amalfi. july 2010. { The one of me taken by Michael } Wedding season started this week and I am so excited about all the amazing people I get to work and spend timecontinue to full post >

pretty things + photography workshop

Ive just had the most amazing last two days… I’ve just finished up teaching 3 photography workshops down in Albany.  I put on two small workshops yesterday and today was an all daycontinue to full post >

Photography Workshop for Young People

As part of GSFI’s SCOPE program, I am putting on a photography workshop for young people in Albany, Western Australia (my hometown!) on Sunday, 22nd August 2010. “In this exciting and inspiringcontinue to full post >


I would go as far to say last week was the best week of my entire life. It will be cherished and held so tightly in my heart. I will never forget how I felt. Arlene and I hosted Jesh de Rox’scontinue to full post >

cara + chey . portraiture

Cara and Chey travelled down to Dunsborough to be models for the photography workshop we held last week. These are a few of my favorites taken on the very wet morning! Cara and Chey – thankcontinue to full post >

little adventures

two polaroids I took in Dunsborough this week. I really want to take a bride and groom to this beach. it is so lovely there. the first half of this week was spent down south in Dunsborough at acontinue to full post >

jesh de rox – life (as an artform) workshop

This November Jesh de Rox is coming back to Perth, I have the honor in hosting another of his workshops! A year ago, I traveled to San Francisco to be part of his life (as an artform) workshop.continue to full post >