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.
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
Cape Cod in the summer time
Tyler and Katie’s engagement session has us reminiscing on summer evenings where it’s the perfect temperature and the light is golden! We look out the window to snow today but this gives us hope that sunshine is coming soon!! I photographed Tyler’s younger sister’s senior photos a few years ago and his mom reached out […]
Back in 2017, we met Michelle while photographing her brother’s wedding at Glenmaura National Golf Club! She was a bridesmaid and over the years our relationship with their family has grown as we photographed Liz & Mike’s newborn photos in NYC and when I got Michelle’s email that she was engaged, I was so excited […]
Angie & Eric got married a few years ago and dreamed of photos on the river but because of the weather, they couldn’t happen on the wedding day! So they decided to do it as an anniversary gift to themselves and it was absolutely precious! We loved it for several reasons but first: Angie & […]
You just said the easiest YES of your life which catapults you into the wedding planning world! It’s exciting and overwhelming all at the same time! You may have been dreaming about this day since you were little or you may have no idea what style you want your wedding, but the first step is […]
Lillian and Derek braved the impending snow storm to drive 2 hours to their engagement photos in Montrose and then 2 hours back but IT WAS WORTH IT! Winter is a magical time for photos if you are willing to freeze for a little bit, especially when there is snow flurries coming down! It’s like […]
Mackenzie’s future sister in law introduced these two nurses to start their love story and oh it’s a good one!! Josh was in nursing school with Mackenzie’s future sister in law and she knew that Josh & Mackenzie would work well together so she set up a double date. The rest is history because just […]
Kiersten and Evan were among some of the sweet couples forced to change plans over and over again in 2020 but love overcame and they got married!! Woohoo!! Originally these two were going to be getting married at Owera Vineyard in June but switched to Skyline Lodge in August! It was perfect!! I had never […]
July 18, 2020 was the best day! Our family & closest friends gathered on my parent’s farm in the backyard that afternoon for our wedding. We couldn’t have asked for better weather for a mid-summer wedding under a tent. It was the perfect temp with a slight breeze and it truly couldn’t have been more […]
Helene & Kyle … where do I even start with these two?! Helene is from our small town of Montrose and grew up on Quaker Lake while Kyle grew up about 2 hours away in Chittenango in Syracuse, NY area. Their paths crossed at Hofstra University where they were both in law school and now […]
Stephanie and Kyle are our type of people … laid back, live on a farm, have their wedding on a farm and just want to have a good time!! Kyle grew up and still works on his family’s farm so The Farm at Cottrell Lake in Uniondale, PA was the perfect spot for these two […]
Somehow Heather & I ended up following each other on Instagram a few years ago and it always made me smile when I saw one of her posts pop up in my feed! I felt like we were friends before we even met from seeing each other’s life and stories through Instagram! Well imagine my […]
As crazy as 2020 was, it was truly our best year yet…we got married and are so thankful for this life together! 2020 included: -Paul starting nursing school in Syracuse in January! He’s now halfway done and I’m so proud of him! -Quarantine hit and I brought home chicks from Tractor Supply so our flock […]