Blog - Seneca Ryan Photography

WE ARE A SMALL TEAM 
OF PHOTOGRAPHERS IN NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA AND CENTRAL NEW YORK

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. 

Hi, I'm Seneca

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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:

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

Travel Wishlist:

Greece
Italy
Charleston
Cape Cod in the summer time 

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We went back to Jess’ roots for their engagement session on Oneida Lake! Jess & Owen met in Boston (I hear they met in line at the grocery store but you’ll have to ask them for the full story 😉 ) while they were both living there for work! Owen is a born and raised […]

May 23, 2022

Syracuse

Oneida Lake Summer Engagement Photos / J & O

Buckle Up!! This is one of our favorite weddings from last year and we have been wanting to share it for months now! Helene & Kyle’s big wedding weekend at the Otesaga in Cooperstown, NY was magical and full of so much love all around!! After many months of anticipation, family & friends gathered from […]

May 6, 2022

Syracuse Weddings

Otesaga Resort Summer Wedding / Cooperstown, NY / H + K

Sunsets have been a big part of their day from the start from texting each other photos of pretty sunset to Bella and Tom’s first date was a hike at their favorite outlook to watch the sunset so when it came time to design their wedding day, they drew their inspiration from the sunset colors. […]

April 19, 2022

Chippy White Table, weddings

Sunset Inspired Fall Wedding at Sand Springs / B + T

Megan is one of those people who fills the room with so much love and joy, from the moment I first chatted with her through EMAIL, I knew she was the sweetest and that her wedding would be amazing!! And of course, it was!! Megan & Nick love Disney and wanted to incorporate some of […]

March 22, 2022

Syracuse Weddings

Magical Disney Inspired Winter Wedding at Sinclair of Skaneateles / M + N

There’s something extra special about backyard weddings and we absolutely adore them! Meagan & Chris’ wedding was at Meagan’s family property in Montrose, just a few miles from our house & where I grew up. It was amazing to see the property transform into a wedding venue for the big day! Meagan’s family built a […]

March 15, 2022

weddings

Boho Backyard Wedding / Montrose, PA/ M +C

Paige & Doug had a lovely downtown Scranton wedding this past fall at POSH Scranton! It was full of laughter and so much love! POSH is a unique historical venue right in downtown Scranton and the girls got ready there while the guys got ready at the Hilton just down the street! It was an […]

March 12, 2022

weddings

Classic POSH Scranton Autumn Wedding / P + D

Becca and Scott braved the cold winter day after the last snowstorm in Skaneateles for their engagement photos and dare I say…it was 100% worth it!! There’s something so magical about winter photos … you can cozy up without sweating and the white snow makes everything so bright and clean! Becca nailed it with their […]

March 2, 2022

engagements

Skaneateles Winter Engagement Photos / B + S

Daydreaming about golden hours during the summer that are filled with laughter and kisses and meeting new friends during engagement photos!! It’s such a special time for us as photographers to get to know each couple before their wedding day!! These two will be tying the knot in 2023 at Oak and Lace Wedding in […]

February 11, 2022

engagements

Summer Engagement Photos for Oak & Lace Wedding

Can we talk about what a dream this sweet couple is? Michela & Victor are beautiful, inside and out and make the perfect couple!! My husband is Victor’s cousin and got a front row seat to the start of Victor & Michela’s love story several summers ago when they were all hanging out as friends. […]

February 9, 2022

Syracuse Weddings

Syracuse Rose Garden Ukrainian Summer Wedding / The Pier Reception / V & M

Laura & Darren are getting married at Barn at Glistening Pond in Falls, PA in 2023 and we had so much fun getting to know them during their engagement photos this past fall! Laura works in fashion and I absolutely love the outfits they chose for photos! The first one was the perfect casual outfit […]

February 8, 2022

engagements

Pennsylvania Fall Engagement Photos for Barn at Glistening Pond Wedding

It’s no secret that we absolutely adore Farm at Cottrell Lake weddings around here! We call it a slice of heaven on earth because it’s so beautiful and peaceful anytime that you are there! Every wedding there is beautiful, relaxed and everyone always has so much fun!! Nikki & Mike’s wedding last September was no […]

February 3, 2022

weddings

Peach & Mauve Formal Summer Wedding at Farm at Cottrell Lake / N & M

Jen & Steven traded the winter weather for the beautiful Bahamas weather in January to get married!! From the very first phone call, you could tell Jen & Steven were the type of couple who were laid back, madly in love and wanted to have fun! Wouldn’t you be excited if you got an invite […]

January 30, 2022

weddings

Baha Mar Wedding / J & S

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