Glad that you have visited my web page. Let me introduce myself.

I’m Samo Rovan, an international destination wedding photographer based in the heart of Europe. Also a speaker and photography mentor worldwide. An ex photojournalist, been working for several major newspapers in my country. An architect, active in the field of photography, architecture and design. I’m so happy to share my life with Romana, my love and muse, and two incredible kids.

As a documentary storyteller I’m renown for my passionate, fun, fresh, direct, but also emotional, sincere and warm wedding photojournalistic style. On the other hand I enjoy hunting unusual and humorous situations on my own way. Complex compositions are my specialty. The purpose of my photography is to capture the genuine feelings that the bride, groom and their guests experience at a wedding. I open the window back to the wedding day, so they can again smell the bouquet, touch the wedding dress,…


POY 2015 – WPJA (Wedding Photojournalist Association) Photographer of the Year (USA)
One of 3 Best Wedding Photographers of 2015 worldwide by JM Just Married Magazine (Italy)
TOP 10 Inspiration Photographer of 2015 (Brazil)
TOP 10 WPJA Wedding Photojournalist of 2013 (USA)
Nominee for The Top 10 Wedding Photographers of 2013 by the American Photo Magazine

TOP 10 Fearless Photographer of 2011 (USA)
Slovenian Photographer of the Year 2009 by EMZIN

Beside weddings I photograph also:
– prewedding/engagement sessions,
– after wedding day sessions/’Trash the Dress’,
– family sessions,
– newborns and kids,
– portraits,
– events,
– everything else connected with people and life.

I’m available worldwide.

Video about me, made by Brazilian team as a part of World Experience 2012 project: