Category Archives: food

Koi-Chinese-Thai-Sushi Reveal party-evanston, il

I had the honor of covering Koi‘s reveal party last Thursday up in Evanston, IL. The food and atmosphere was amazing! Guests were honored with a complimentary endless array of authentic fine Chinese cuisine and to-die for sushi! not to mention the company of the gracious hostess and host, Mr. and Mrs. Bing Chen (the...

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final post from my road trip to the west coast

Sorry for the long post, but it’s been awhile:) On our way to LA from Austin, we drove through some serious weather including a dust storm in Arizona that made national news the next morning. I remembered trying to capture it with my 50 mm that I had and silently hoping that my companion would...

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go west…my first road trip

My blog posting is long over due. I have been working on the photos from Paris during my spring break and wanted to post the images on my blog before the academic year ends, but that got put aside by other obligations. I thought things would slow down for Samantha Photography, but if I’m not...

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an epicurean affair to remember-chef amaury 33 west-aurora, IL

Those who know me, knows about my obsession with food and wine. My small frame can be quite deceiving, but believe me, when I say,”I live to eat, not eat to live” I really mean it. A few months ago, I have the honor of befriending Amaury, one of the most amazing chef I’ve ever...

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