Studio Vita - The Short Story

Studio Vita is a collaboration between two very passionate and skilled photographers; Doug Hall and Samantha Taylor.
Vita is Italian for life and for Doug and Samantha, photography is not only their passion but is
what gives balance and happiness to their lives. 

Doug and Samantha not only bring passion to their photography, they also bring an extremely high standard to their work, with Doug being awarded an AIPP Master Photographer and both Samantha's and Doug's images being regularly
published and awarded around the world.

With hundreds of weddings between them over the last 10 years, the experience, love of wedding photography and dedication to their craft can only help you get the best images from your wedding day.

Doug Hall

AIPP awarded Master Photographer

After 15 years as a computer engineer in the Defence industry,
Doug had a life changing moment of clarity. He wanted to enjoy life and embrace every moment. As part of that he focused his professional life on the vocation that he had a passion for – Photography.

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A Few Words With Doug Hall

2017 Wedding Portfolio


2016 Wedding Portfolio

2016 Wedding Portfolio

Samantha Taylor


‘I am a homebody that loves to travel all over the world’. Samantha races Sled Dogs and she loves to capture images. 

Photos are a snapshot of a single moment in time but the memories and emotions in that image are precious and will last a lifetime. To be invited to capture this for you on your wedding day is a privilege she is thankful for every day she is able to do so.

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