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A photographer that has been capturing memories throughout Northeast Ohio for almost a decade! I started Positively Portraits when I was 16. I got a camera for my sweet 16 instead of a car! 

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I'm samantha!

As spring blooms in all its glory, there’s no better time to embrace nature’s beauty and capture life’s precious moments. I had the pleasure of capturing Claire for her senior photoshoot at the enchanting Kingwood Garden Center. Nestled in the heart of nature, Kingwood provided the perfect backdrop for a memorable day! Nestled in Kingwood […]

April 25, 2024

Dear Future Senior Spokesmodel, I hope this message finds you well and filled with excitement for the journey ahead! As we gear up for another incredible year, I wanted to take a moment to share just how special my Senior Spokesmodel Program is to me. Throughout the years, we’ve captured countless memories together, freezing moments […]

April 1, 2024

As the winter breeze gently swept through the streets of Cleveland, anticipation filled the air as the senior spokesmodels of Positively Portraits gathered at the iconic Cleveland Public Library for senior photos. Although the original plan was to embrace the snowy backdrop, Ohio had other plans, leading to a change of scenery. Nonetheless, what unfolded […]

March 26, 2024

Downtown Cleveland served as the backdrop for Brooke’s unforgettable senior photo session, where every location we visited told a unique story of her journey and personality. Our first stop was the stunning Cleveland Public Library. Against the backdrop of the library’s grand exterior, Brooke was able to include her dog, Baxter. The Cleveland Public Library […]

March 26, 2024

In the heart of Cleveland, we embarked on a journey to capture the essence of sophistication in Vinnie’s senior session. With aspirations in the finance realm, Vinnie aimed to reflect professionalism, determination, and style in his senior portraits. Our adventure commenced at the iconic Historical Arcade, a treasure trove of elegance nestled in downtown Cleveland. […]

March 7, 2024

There’s something timeless and enchanting about senior photoshoots, especially when set against the backdrop of architectural marvels. When Siddhi chose the Cleveland Museum of Art as the location for her senior portraits, little did she know she was stepping into a world where history, sophistication, and beauty collide seamlessly. Nestled in the heart of Cleveland, […]

October 27, 2023

In the vibrant heart of Cleveland, we embarked on an unforgettable journey to capture the essence of Annabell’s senior year. With her vibrant personality and strong attitude, downtown Cleveland served as the perfect backdrop to showcase her energy and style. Our adventure began amidst the lively atmosphere of East 4th Street, where the eclectic mix […]

August 17, 2023

Nestled in the heart of charming Medina, Ohio, lies a picturesque gem that served as the perfect backdrop for Margaret’s senior session – the historic Medina Square. With its quaint shops, timeless architecture, and inviting atmosphere, the Square provided a stunning canvas to capture Margaret’s grace, elegance, and cultural heritage. Margaret’s senior session began with […]

June 21, 2023

When it comes to senior photos, there’s no better way to make them truly yours than by infusing them with the things that define you. Monica, a talented musician and aspiring hairstylist, did just that, creating a session that beautifully captured her passions, personality, and the vibrant essence of fall. The first half of Monica’s […]

October 30, 2022