After many thriving years of music career in Hollywood as Loli Lux, Oliya moved to NYC, where she switched from being on the red carpet, blinded by paparazzi, to the artist behind the camera. Oliya, now a professional photo and video journalist, has immersed herself in the world of discovery, investigation, and reporting. She rides her scooter around the streets of New York and covers breaking news and other mind-blowing incidents.
Samuel Hartson began his digital production career in 2008, creating videos and story-driven content the web. Since then he’s created and released several documentaries, spear-headed a year-long weekly podcast and spent a period of time writing screenplays, experimenting with 3D video, and fostering a growing interest in news and journalism.
After moving to New York City, Sam restarted his career as an assistant editor intern at Public Record, then moved on to dvDepot where he became the staff editor and operations assistant. His career then took off, spending time as a Production Assistant, Digital Imaging Technician, and an Editor on a wide range of television commercials, reality shows, and a feature film.
Sam met Oliya in 2017, and the two realized they shared an interest in journalism and videography. After responding to a few incidents together, they saw the future, bought some scooters and founded the SCOOTERCASTER brand.