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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Amanda found our instagram last year through our tulip photos and a few weeks later, the happiest inquiry popped into our email from her wedding planner! Amanda and Matt are full of contagious joy and laughter, from the very first conversation I knew this was going to be an amazing wedding! Amanda tells their love […]

March 12, 2023


Binghamton University & Downtown Binghamton Engagement Session

Sara and Greg met in Introduction to Psychology class at the University of Scranton and fell in love a year later. Since then, these two have conquered long distance while Sara is in medical school and Greg is in a chemistry PhD program at Drexel University. Sara will be graduating medical school a week before […]

February 10, 2023


University of Scranton Summer Engagement Photos / S + G

Brittany has felt like a fast friend since the very first email and it was so exciting to finally get to meet both her & Ian in October for their engagement photos! They traveled up from Texas for the weekend and ventured to our spot in Montrose for some golden hour engagement photos during prime […]

February 8, 2023


Fall Engagement Photos / 6th & River Wedding / B + I

Greek Peak Resort in Cortland, NY just opened this beautiful new venue up on the hill, The Lookout, and it’s amazing inside! It’s what you would see on Pinterest but it’s right here in Upstate NY, modern, white, and lots of natural light! It’s a blank space that you can take in many different direction […]

February 6, 2023

Syracuse Weddings, weddings

The Lookout at Greek Peak Resort / Cortland, NY Wedding / B + K

Kris & Isra fell in love at Univeristy of Buffalo… they met on one of the first day of grad school classes after Isra moved here from Dubai, knowing no one at all, and they hit it off right away. From study buddies, they fell in love and now try to keep up with their […]

February 2, 2023


University of Buffalo Grad School Love Story / K & I

We have so many of our sweet couples who are becoming parents lately and we wanted to do a little roundup post of some of our most loved and most used baby products from this first year of having a baby! It’s so easy to become overwhelmed with the options but truly, babies don’t need […]

February 1, 2023

Helpful Tips

Most Loved Baby Items for First Year

Ohhh my goodness, Vivian & Tyler’s Farm at Cottrell Lake wedding from this past summer was one of our favorite weddings ever!! Vivian pulled off the sophisticated yet whimsical perfect summer wedding at our favorite barn and we still cannot get over it. From her dress & long veil, to the lovely garden party cocktail […]

January 31, 2023


Sophisticated & Whimsical Floral Farm at Cottrell Lake Wedding / V & T

If you’ve ever met Miranda, you know she is the kindest soul and deserves the best of the best! Cole is the best of the best and it’s so sweet to see them together! We have photographed a few of Miranda’s family members throughout the years, along with a couple session in the tulip fields […]

January 29, 2023


Golden Retriever Summer Engagement Photos / Barn at Glistening Pond Wedding / M + C

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


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