Blog | Seneca Ryan Photography


that value capturing joyful photographs that showcase your love story authentically for you to cherish for a lifetime. 

the owner and one of the photographers here at Seneca Ryan Co. I photographed my first wedding when I was 15 and fell in love with everything about weddings! Our mission is to create an experience that makes you walk away feeling more in love with your loved one because as much as we love stunning photos, we also love beautiful marriages. 

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Favorite part of the wedding day:

I love portrait time with the bridal party & couple! It’s always so much fun with everyone hanging out & laughing! 

Describe your perfect date : 

I love going on a walk and taking a picnic along with us to be able to enjoy the beautiful scenery or exploring a new place together! We love just spending time with each other and finding the joy in the everyday! 

Seneca's Top Seven:

Family & friends 
Peonies & Gardening 
Traveling to new places 
Reading a good book

Travel Wishlist:

Cape Cod in the summer time 

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Abbie & Kyle met on a 5th grade field trip to The Scranton Cultural Center and exchanged AIM names. They chatted for a few weeks but then as most 5th graders would, got distracted a bit 😉 Fast forward to a few years ago and they met thanks to a mutual friend and fell right […]

September 21, 2020

Chippy White Table, weddings

Magical Backyard Garden Wedding / Scranton, PA / Abbie + Kyle

In the words of the maid of honor, Katie, it was love at right swipe for Zac & Autumn! The first time they met in person was at a bonfire at Autumn’s parents house in Montrose … she figured that was the safest place to make sure he was actually a good guy … and […]

September 17, 2020


Barn at Glistening Pond Wedding / Autumn + Zac

You might recognize Paige as she is one of our amazing photographer’s on our team here at Seneca Ryan Co! She spends her weekends photographing weddings with us and we adore her! If you know Paige, you know she loves her family and European culture and style … so these family photos are the perfect […]

September 17, 2020

Family Photos, our team

European Countryside Inspired Family Photos / Scranton, PA

Franklin Square used to be Lauren’s view from her apartment window when she started dating Jared so it seemed like the perfect spot to start their engagement photos! Lauren & Jared met in medical school at Upstate University and quickly fell in love! After wandering around Franklin Square, we drove over to Skaneateles to get […]

September 7, 2020

engagements, Syracuse, Syracuse Weddings

Franklin Square & Skaneateles Lake Engagement Photos / L + J / Syracuse, NY

Megan and Bill got married with their closest loved ones at Longacre Farm Weddings in New Milford, PA (a place very close to their heart as it’s the home of their friends Hollie & Adam!)! It was a beautiful day celebrating their love and family! Megan & I have become friends over the wedding planning […]

June 29, 2020

Uncategorized, weddings

Jewel Toned Sunset Summer Barn Wedding / Longacre Farm Weddings / Megan and Bill

Elizabeth and Patrick said “I do” with their closest loved ones in front of the Brewster Inn and it was straight of a dream! The couple’s original wedding plans were postponed but their love was not going to be postponed … so Elizabeth (a wedding planner herself : Paper Crane!) got to planning the perfect […]

June 26, 2020

Syracuse, Syracuse Weddings, weddings

Intimate Summer Wedding at Brewster Inn / Cazenovia Lake, NY

Tyler & Katie fell in love in Katie’s home city of Philadelphia while Tyler was there for school. Love made him stay and make Philadelphia his new home with their dog and now they are taking the next step, getting married!! Tyler’s mom reached out to us about photos for her son & his fiancé […]

June 24, 2020

engagements, Uncategorized

Golden Hour Engagement Photos / Montrose, PA

June 6, 2020 had been planned for being a big wedding & celebration at Farm at Cottrell Lake for Bry & Ryan …. then Covid-19 happened, quarantined they were forced to make the decision to postpone their big party til 2021. But quarantine couldn’t stop their love so Bry & Ryan chose to get married […]

June 11, 2020


Mini Wedding Amidst Covid-19 / Bry and Ryan / Tioga, NY

If you’ve been around here for a few years, you know how Angel & I became friends through instagram and our mutual love for our county fair! We met up one evening at the Harford Fair to capture Angel & Jon’s engagement photos and then a few months later, they got married & moved to […]

June 8, 2020


Angel and Jon’s Maternity Photos / Montrose, PA

Ashlynn & Mark’s engagement session in Forest Lake took place on a perfect golden hour evening at Mark’s parents farm and their horse & pony along with their dog joined in for full family photos!! We love including pet babies in engagement photos whenever we can, it makes them even more special! Ashlynn & Mark’s […]

June 4, 2020


Forest Lake, Pennsylvania / Engagement Photos with Horses

The lake where they said their first hello, fell in love, got married and now are going to raise their baby at! Quaker Lake is a big deal in Rachel & Ollie’s life & love story … and I love how it brings them joy together! It’s going to be so fun to see a […]

June 3, 2020

Family Photos

Quaker Lake, Pennsylvania / Maternity Photos

There’s no words for watching your friend you’ve known since childhood become a mama. Sweet Emalyn joined the world a few months early so they spent some time in the NICU. I looked forward to the updates and photos and was counting down the days until they were all home together! That day came last […]

June 1, 2020

Family Photos

In Home Newborn Photos / Binghamton, New York