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

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

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

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


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


Summer Engagement Photos for Oak & Lace Wedding

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


Pennsylvania Fall Engagement Photos for Barn at Glistening Pond Wedding

Since I’m not a Syracuse native, finding unique engagement photo locations is tricky at times! I don’t know the hidden gems up in that area quite like I do in NEPA area so I am always on the lookout! Melissa & Angelo picked the perfect hidden gem of a location for their engagement photos! It’s […]

January 11, 2022

engagements, Syracuse

Beaver Lake Fall Engagement Photos / Baldwinsville, NY / M & A

Skaneateles is one of my favorite places to be on a summer evening … the town always has the prettiest golden hours, peaceful setting by the lake and plenty of options of where to head to date night after your engagement photos!! Kristi & Brendan are getting married in 2022 and it was so fun […]

December 15, 2021

engagements, Syracuse

Downtown Skaneateles Summer Engagement Photos

Katie and Jonathan found the perfect spot for engagement photos that’s right in Syracuse but you’d never know the city is right there! Onondaga Lake Park is a beautiful setting and it’s a lovely laid back and relaxed park for people to enjoy! Katie and Jonathan are getting married at The Pier in Central Square […]

September 9, 2021

engagements, Syracuse

Onondaga Lake Engagement Photos / K & J / Central Square, The Pier Wedding

Julia & Tyson are the absolute sweetest and we always are so happy when we get to witness the absolute joy of a relationship between two people who love Jesus! These two met in college at Susquheanna University in 2019 and then graduated together amidst the lockdown in 2020! Over the next few months they […]

August 31, 2021


Golden Retriever and Golden Hour Engagement Photos / J + T