Dimitra Samara was born in Thessaloniki, Greece, in 1980. She began experimenting with the art of photography from the age of 13, by assimilating everything she read on the subject from books and magazines.
It was during this period that she realised she wished to pursue photography professionally.Thus, she obtained her diploma in photography in the city of Thessaloniki in 2002.
Since then she has been working as a photo journalist, fashion photographer and photography in the field of advertising.
Since 2008, she has been running her own photography studio in Thessaloniki.
She has also taken part in a lot of seminars, held by the The Union of Greek Designers, the modelling school ‘Pan Sik’,
the school of photography AKMI as the introductory speaker.