June 10, 2024

bride and groom hold hands walking up aisle after wedding ceremony at the Terrain at Styer's in Glen Mills PA in the garden

Fall Wedding Celebration at Terrain at Styer’s | The Matzelles 

Colorful elopement style wedding celebration at Terrain at Styer’s in Glen Mills PA photographed by Philadelphia wedding photographer Samantha Jay Photography


bride and groom hold hands walking along water during Ocean City NJ engagement photos

June 5, 2024

Beach Engagement Session in Ocean City NJ | Elizabeth & Brenden

Elizabeth and Brenden are getting married! This summer, we braved the rain to capture their beautiful beach engagement session in Ocean City, NJ. Since Elizabeth and Brenden began planning with me, they knew they wanted engagement portraits that would contrast with their Philadelphia winter wedding day. So, we decided on Ocean City! Elizabeth’s family vacations […]


March 4, 2024

bride and groom hug near beach sign by Cape May lighthouse

Willow Creek Winery Wedding in Cape May NJ | The Fitzpatricks 

Congratulations, Becky and Brendan! This summer, they hosted the most laid back wedding day that truly complemented their personalities. They were very much focused on each other and having a day that celebrated the two of them and the commitment they are making. Every aspect of their Willow Creek Winery wedding day was stylish with […]


2 Framed wall art pieces in an antique silver frame displayed on a shiplap wall in Media PA

February 28, 2024

Relaxed Newborn Portraits at Home in Media, PA with Philadelphia Newborn Photographer 

Welcome to the world, Jade! I can’t wait to share these newborn portraits at home in Media PA with you! I’ve been photographing Jade’s parents Julianna and Dave since 2014, when they got engaged. They got married at Rodale Institute and before we knew it, they were growing their family. I photographed their son’s newborn […]


February 16, 2024

baby lays in white wrap with parents holding his head and bottom

Chadds Ford PA Newborn Session at Home with Premier Philly PA Newborn Photographer

There is nothing more special to me than capturing my couples and their growing families. I captured Lauren and Mike at Ridley Creek State Park during their beautiful engagement session. Recently, I had the chance to photograph them as new parents to their beautiful baby boy, Mason, during their Chadds Ford PA newborn session. Newborn […]


family of three stands together near a fountain during Longwood Gardens photography session

January 17, 2024

Timeless Summer Longwood Gardens Family Portraits in Philadelphia PA

There is something about Longwood Gardens family photography that totally has my heart. I photographed Veronica and Scott in Philadelphia for their engagement session many years ago. They live in the city but got married in Texas. Because of that, we really wanted to highlight their love of the city. Even then, I knew they […]


January 8, 2024

bride and groom gaze into each others eyes at Terrain Del Val on their wedding day

Terrain Del-Val Wedding in Doylestown PA | Victoria & Siyovoosh

Congratulations Victoria and Siyovoosh! These two are some of the sweetest and most caring people I’ve had the privilege of knowing – and working with. Their entire Terrain Del-Val wedding day was beautiful and laidback, really allowing them to soak in the day. Personally, I loved how many great photo opportunities for Victoria and Siyovoosh […]


new parents lean heads together looking down at son sleeping in mom's arms

December 11, 2023

Pure Joy Unveiled: Dive into the Delight of a Studio Newborn Session by Media PA’s Premier Photographer

Welcome to the world, Luca! I adored working with this sweet family to capture their studio newborn photos in Media PA. These three were easily  the sweetest little family and Carley and Matt have fallen so easily into their new roles as Mom and Dad. Carley decided a studio session would be ideal for their […]


December 7, 2023

Choosing the Perfect Philadelphia Maternity Photographer for your Winter Baby

Step into the intimate world of Le Papillon by Samantha Jay Photography, where the winter chill is replaced with the warm embrace of a cozy haven. Inside our private studio, snowflakes may be falling outside, but inside, it’s a sanctuary of comfort and joy. As a Philadelphia maternity photographer, I meet so many beautiful families. […]


bride looks up at groom on lawn at the Philadelphia Cricket Club

November 13, 2023

Classic Philadelphia Cricket Club Wedding in Chestnut Hill PA | Francesa & Darren 

Congratulations, Francesca and Darren! They hosted the most beautifully classic Philadelphia Cricket Club wedding day in Chestnut Hill, PA.