“we had a fantastic time shooting with samantha! have the prints hung up all over our house :) she was great with both us (adults) and our hundred-pound dog (got him to sit well for some photos, and wrangled him while shooting his parents)…quite impressive! overall, very impressed with both the quality of her photography and her professionalism!…really made us feel relaxed and comfortable in front of the camera–not an easy feat!…she seriously did an awesome job. online gallery was up quickly, she always responded to email really quickly–not much room for improvement! :)” – Elizabeth, summer 2012 client

“The great photo journalistic photos of my family. Getting the kids being themselves. Great job!!” -Kelly, Fall 2012 client

“Samantha was engaging with my children but not condescending at all. Very authentic and kind.” -Fall 2012 client

“Samantha is our go to photographer whenever we need photos taken of our kids. We have extremely shy children, and within 10 minutes of our session she has them posing and acting silly. She is always right there with the camera taking those candid shots. We always end ordering all the prints she makes available to us.” – Jessi, fall 2012 client

“Very relaxed session. Allowed my children’s personalities to be evident…Fantastic. Thoroughly enjoyable.” – Fall 2012 client

“Samantha has a great way with capturing the moments with children, even when they aren’t behaving.” -Fall 2012 client

“We loved working with Samantha Brandt! She was great with the kids, getting them to cooperate in order to get some great photos (and the kids thought the experience was fun too!) She was professional and knew just how to capture the best shot in every setting. We will absolutely use her again, and recommend her to others!” – Kristen, Fall 2011 client

“Samantha was so friendly and worked well with my son. She was also very accommodating to our schedule and needs.” – Fall 2011 client

“Samantha did a great job of capturing our kids personalities. She does a great job interacting with kids (and adults) but seems to have a knack for getting kids to be themselves so she can capture what they are really like.She was professional and easy to work with.” – Jen, Fall 2011 client

“I will absolutely use Samantha for kate’s pictures…really the best experience and product we have received.”- Jill, Fall 2011 client

“The most positive experience of our session with Samantha Brandt Photography was her ability to put our children at ease. Instead of receiving pictures of stiffly-posed crying children, I have a collection of happy children playing in their element. At the same time, she had creative ideas for staging the children in a variety of scenes.” – Colleen, Fall 2011 client

“Everything…Samantha, the session, and the pictures were great!!! Thanks again!!!”” – Stephanie, Fall 2011 client

“Wonderful pictures and wonderful memories. I love all the pictures and it was painful only in choosing the “keepers” as they all turned out beautifully. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!!” – Amy, Summer 2011 client

“Sam does an excellent job of getting “real” life photos of my 2 very active boys. She has the ability to disappear and get some very comfortable and amazing pictures.” – Leisa, Spring 2011 client

“I love the photos that Samantha took! She managed to get great shots even thought my kids weren’t all that excited to have their pictures taken. Thank you!” – Spring 2011 client

“…always get great photos, and she’s great with my kids. Could not comment enough with how great all of our experiences with Samantha have been. You really manage to capture the spirit of my kids thru your photos. My biggest problem is narrowing down which photos I’ll be getting. I usually want all of them.” – Jessi, Spring 2011 client

“We had a great time during our session & we absolutely love our photos. We’ll definitely come back for more family photos.” – Fall 2010 client

“Samantha Brandt Photography did a great job of capturing my 7 month old’s personality. Samantha made my little girl feel completely comfortable which really let her relax and be herself, perfect for pictures! I think Samantha’s expert mini-assistant helped a lot too!” -Becky, mom of E, May 2011

“You really manage to capture the spirit of my kids thru your photos. My biggest problem is narrowing down which photos I’ll be getting. I usually want all of them.” -Jessi, mom of L & S, April 2011

“I love the photos that Samantha took! She managed to get great shots even thought my kids weren’t all that excited to have their pictures taken. Thank you!” -Spring 2011 client

“Thank you so much for your hard work! We were so glad to have you be part of our wedding and hope you had a good time. When we saw your work on the website, we had extremely high expectations and you exceeded those by far. Honestly, we absolutely love the pictures we’ve seen so far!! (I almost don’t want anyone else to have you at their wedding because I want my pictures to be the best!)…You will definitely be taking pictures at every important moment in our lives.”     -C & A, bride & groom from March 2010 wedding

“Thanks for being so patient with our cranky kids during our photo shoot. Even though my kids weren’t smiling, we were able to use two of the photos you took for our Christmas cards this year. You still captured great expressions on their faces. Thanks!”     -Kim, mom of J & A

“Thank you Samantha! I love the pictures. It is so difficult to pick which ones I want…I am very pleased and I will be suggesting you to my family! Thank you again.” -Brittany, mom of C

“I’m soooo happy you got some of the kids together.  I’m more happy about that than having individual ones, you don’t know how hard it is for me to get a cute picture of the two of them together – so job well done.” -Deanna, mom of B & T

“I did see them – they are great!! I asked Brady about the first B&W and he said you told them not to smile – no matter what – pretty funny. You definitely got the true personality of the boys that is for sure.  I am really excited to see the rest – thank you for doing all of this.” -Leisa, mom of B & C

“thanks sam! i’m so excited, i think it’s gonna be hard to choose my favorites!” -Deanne, mom of N & R

“Thank you so much for taking such wonderful pictures of our family. We feel so special to be the first ones at the ‘perfect barn!’ :) The pictures are great and the kids had a wonderful time! The want to know when they can go play at the barn again.” – Melissa, mom of G, T & M

“Sam! Sam! Sam! Love the pictures :) Now, to decide…” – Bonnie, mom of Princess M