Entries by Andrew

Surviving a Family Photo Session

Family Photo Session Want to know how to make your next family photo session a stress free one? Family photos are truly timeless and such a great keepsake for future generations. Getting the family together to take those perfect portraits can turn into chaos if not approached correctly. There is usually a lot more to […]

Don’t Choose Boring Favors – Make an impression!

  Wedding season is amping up for us here at Andrew Samplawski Photography and one of the fun things I love to personally photograph are the wedding details! Details make everything and when you have unique and different details – they make your wedding memorable because sometimes “it’s the small things in life.”

Top Tips for Senior Photos!

  Top Tips for a Sensational Senior Photo Session by Andrew Samplawski Photography It’s completely normal to feel a little awkward when taking senior portraits. Many seniors tend to feel self-conscious about their appearance because they feel uncomfortable taking photos on their own. Below are our top five tips for taking on your senior portrait […]

How to Pick the Perfect Professional Photographer

  How to Pick the Perfect Professional Photographer What you need to consider before you pay that photography deposit. If you’ve started the search for a photographer then you’ll know just how many options there are. Before you go ahead and book a professional photographer for a shoot though, there are a couple important things […]

10 Times You Might Lose Your Sh*t During Wedding Planning

If you’re deep in the throes of wedding planning – feeling like your sanity is hanging on by a thread – listen carefully. Put down the glue gun. Step away from the spreadsheets, and take a nice DEEP breath. There’s no doubt planning this day comes with a large dose of stress, but remember – […]

Trendy or Traditional? Which way should you go?

TRENDY or Traditional: Which one are you?? To help simplify things, lets place wedding services in two basic categories: trendy or traditional. Trendy weddings feature all of the hottest and latest themes, styles, and pop from today’s wedding industry. Traditional on the other hand follows all of the standards that were set over generations. Trendy weddings […]

Bridal Shower Games | Little Fun with your friends and family

  Sometimes we aren’t sure what will please a lot of friends and family… I saw this blog post and thought to share especially with the holidays coming up. Not necessarily just for bridal showers… but why not play with friends and family just by mixing it up and creating the games rules to be […]

Mistakes to Avoid during Wedding Planning

Day in and day out wedding planning can be fun…who doesn’t like the idea of helping two people in love, plan the celebration of a life time. Typically I witness wedding planning being done by friends who are completely new to wedding planning; Most have never had to plan a something outside of a bachelorette […]

Samantha & Darrin | Wedding Day

Absolutely incredible day spending the day with Samantha & Darrin on their special, surrounded by great family and friends! Hearing their story… I was in AWE! A short glimpse of their story: Samantha went to visit her sister while she was studying aboard in Australia! Darrin was also there and their paths crossed… both being […]

Jess & Mike | Real Life Wedding

Couldn’t resist sharing a little behind the scenes of  real life wedding action from today’s wedding with Jess & Mike… the newest MR & MRS CAMPBELL!! This photograph was captured shortly after they said their I DO’s at the gorgeous Holy Ghost Catholic Church in Chippewa Falls, WI. It truly was a beautiful day with […]