The Therapist’s Couch

Some of my clients are awesome. Last week I got to add a new person to the awesome list. He is a psychotherapist who works with troubled teens. He’s saving the world one kid at a time, and talking with him during his portrait session was both educational and inspiring. We did a traditional multi-purpose […]

Catching the Laugh

I recently had the pleasure of photographing a friend and fellow creative professional for the promotional materials for her upcoming one-woman show in San Francisco. Meghan is a classically trained opera singer and musical theater performer who teaches and performs in the Bay Area. Whether it is a reserved corporate headshot or an unconventional artist […]


Living in Berkeley, I see something new every day. Literally. Even after two decades living here, I almost always see something new every time I leave the house. For better or for worse! As a photographer, I have frequently thought that I should be one of those guys who caries a camera everywhere, armed and […]

New Website + New BLOG!

Welcome to the brand new Sam Willard Photography website and blog! The main portfolio website for Sam Willard Photography last underwent a major redesign more than 4 years ago. After some intensive work over the past few months, I am proud to announce the all new! I am also happy to roll out the […]