Samantha Isom, was Raised by parents documenting every waking moment of her life. She soon followed suit. During her time as a Music Major and Photography Minor in College, she worked at photos labs, worked on independent films, shot corporate portraits and much more. After shooting for the College's publications, she went on to the commercial markets of Philadelphia, New Orleans, Chicago, Miami, then NYC where she spent some time as a photo assistant & digital tech for (but not limited to) Matt Hoyle, Paul Aresu, & F. Scott Schafer. She is now working around the globe primarily based out of NYC as an image maker in both still photography and motion. She released her 2nd short film “Straight as an Arrow” in July 2013. In October of 2012, she published her 1st coffee table book titled “So, What Are You Anyway?”. A Photo essay of mixed race people and their experiences as such. She is working on other personal projects while moving forward in her commercial career. Awards include (but not limited to) PDN PhotobookNYC, APA NY, APA LA, Creativity International, poptent editors choice (Southern Comfort), Photographer’s Forum.You may view her work via www.Samanthaisom.com
Samantha Isom's Overall Rating
Dylan Cross 2011-12-01
"I think our video told our restaurant's story perfectly. I thought I was going to have to put in a lot of work before the video to prepare; but, the videographer was a pro. She naturally pulled the best out of us on the spot."
Nick Kringas 2014-11-24
"Samantha is honestly the best videographer and photographer I have ever worked with in my life. So professional and really seems to be an industry leader in her field!!! This process was seemless, fun and exciting!!!"
Chad Miller 2015-03-18
Alex Likhtenstein 2013-02-27
Carlos Jativa 2015-02-12
"Samantha was so wonderful! She was very professional and patient with us while we were filming. I would highly recommend her services to anyone."
Jennifer Roth 2015-03-17