Samantha Dietmar studied communication design at the University of Applied Sciences in Würzburg-Schweinfurt, graduating in March 2008 (Prof. Dieter Leistner/Prof. Gerhard Schweppenhäuser)
2005/2006 working for the renowned photographic agency Magnum Photos in Paris and New York, she became very interested in classic photojournalism. Awarded in 2008 for the 20th BFF Promotion Award (German Association of Freelance Photographers).
Samantha Dietmar lives and works since 2007 as a freelance photographer in Berlin