Brilliant Artistic


Idaho Falls Photographer

Let me tell your love story

with style, elegance and reverence

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Samantha Hanny is an Idaho Falls photographer specializing in fine-art wedding and portrait photography. Her passion is fueled by natural light, nature, and love & connection. With over nine years of experience, Samantha aims to provide each client with beautiful, high-quality photographs to cherish for years to come. Samantha photographs weddings, engagements, bridals, families, maternity, newborns, and seniors. She serves Idaho Falls, Rigby, Rexburg, Pocatello, Island Park and surrounding areas.


Prompt and thoughtful communication:

Samantha is an Idaho Falls Photographer who is passionate, highly-organized and has a special eye for detail. From your first email, she has a plan and a vision for your photo session or event. She promptly returns emails, answers all of your questions, and provides a welcome guide filled with information relevant to your photo session or event. If you book online, you will always receive appointment reminders and updates. During your session, Samantha will review your shot list with you and provide feedback when hairs are out of place, lips are chapped, etc., and she will make sure you are being photographed at your most flattering angles.

High quality digital images:

Samantha's professional photography equipment is some of Canon's finest available. Her lenses are L-series and considered the best in the business. She cleans each lens and tests her equipment before every session to ensure optimal performance. Samantha uses Photoshop to skillfully edit each RAW, high-resolution image by hand. Her equipment coupled with her talented shooting, deliver sharp, colorful, well-lit and composed works of art. Samantha is at her core an artist, always working hard to find the best angles, lighting, compositions, locations and pure magic that all make up a great photograph.

Professional proofing, prints and products:

When your photo session or event is complete, Samantha will set up a private online proofing gallery where you will be able to choose your favorite images from hundreds of originals. After your favorites are sent off to Samantha and she has finished editing your photographs in photoshop, you will then be able to order prints and other photographic materials directly through your proofing gallery. You will receive the highest quality products in the industry, insuring that your photographs last for years to come. While Samantha encourages her clients to order through her professional lab, the print release is always available for purchase.

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Personalized Storytelling

Let Samantha be there from your engagement session to your wedding day send off, capturing every fleeting moment, while you enjoy the most important moments of your life.

New! Now offering wedding and engagement videos as part of your wedding package.