More Than a Photographer – Your Partner in Crafting

UNIQUE Eco-conscious Intimate Weddings

Together, we’ll create a day that’s unmistakably YOURS –

in Chicago, Toronto, and beyond!

Capturing Your Moments, Your Style!

And document your love story with vibrant, candid, and true-to-life images, all while honoring our planet.

My Services

Know your Photographer

Hi, I’m Saumya!

You can call me Sam. I’m an Elopement and Intimate Wedding Photographer based in Chicago and Toronto, however, my passion takes me worldwide. I’m not only passionate about capturing your special moments but also equally passionate about preserving our beautiful planet.

When I’m not behind the camera, I’m often found sharing my home with two charming sibling cats and immersing myself in various sports. My clients describe me as having a calming presence, being genuinely helpful, and radiating warmth throughout our journey together.

Elopement and Intimate Wedding Photographer

Pricing & Information

Intimate Weddings and Elopements begin at $3400

Explore a range of intimate wedding and elopement photography packages tailored to your overall needs. In order to check out my exact pricing details and to discuss which package aligns best with your vision, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. After all, your dream photography experience awaits! Visit my pricing page for more information.

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Why Work With Me


Infusing every shot with artistic flair, I capture your moments in a uniquely creative and vibrant way, additionally adding a touch of magic to your memories.


With years of diverse photography experience, I bring a keen eye for detail and a deep understanding of capturing emotions and connections.

Planning Assistance

Beyond photography, I also offer comprehensive planning support, from scouting locations to curating timelines and recommending trusted vendors.


Committed to sustainability, I all in all ensure your special day leaves a gentle footprint on the planet, aligning with your values.

Featured In

Green Wedding Alliance - Approved Vendor

Frequently Asked Questions

My photography style is true to color and vibrant, capturing the authentic essence of each moment. Additionally, I focus on candid and timeless images that encapsulate the raw emotions and natural beauty of your special day. Whether it’s the joyous laughter or the tender glances, my goal is to create a visual narrative that reflects the unique love story you share.

I will arrive equipped with state-of-the-art Canon mirrorless cameras and an array of high-quality lenses to capture every detail of your wedding day. I’ll also bring whatever professional lighting equipment is required to ensure that every shot is perfectly illuminated, regardless of the lighting conditions. Rest assured, I’ll have all the necessary gear to create stunning images that will preserve the beauty and emotions of your special day.

Absolutely, I’m thrilled to travel for destination weddings! Whether you’re planning a beachside ceremony, a mountaintop celebration, or any unique location, I’m more than happy to join you wherever your love story takes you. I have a passion for exploring new places and capturing the essence of your special day in any corner of the world.

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Get In Touch

If you’re looking for an elopement and intimate wedding photographer and also connect with my work, I would love to hear from you!

Let’s start your forever with an Adventure! Choose an intimate and undeniably authentic you Wedding Experience.

Why I Became A Photographer in Chicago and Toronto!

Chicago and Toronto each possess a unique charm, from Chicago’s blend of architecture and Lake Michigan’s tranquility to Toronto’s cultural diversity and iconic CN Tower. Moreover, the people in both cities radiate warmth and openness, creating an atmosphere of genuine connection. These urban backdrops and the incredible people inspire me to capture moments that reflect the essence of love and life in these remarkable places.

What is an elopement?

Uncover the intimate magic that defines these deeply personal celebrations.

Elopements vs weddings

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Building Your Perfect Wedding Timeline

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My Wedding & Elopement Packages

Discover the details of my packages to find your ideal photography experience.