Samantha Stephens is a visual storyteller. She uses photography and videography paired with compelling written narratives to communicate scientific research, especially when that research is relevant to conservation issues. She hopes to foster appreciation for the natural world and the work that helps us understand and protect our shared planet. Samantha is trained as a biologist, currently completing an MSc in evolutionary ecology at Trent University and is a recent graduate of the Environmental Visual Communication program offered by the Royal Ontario Museum and the Fleming College School of Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences.  

Samantha is currently based in Ottawa, Canada.