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
Smaller doesn’t have to mean settling! Some of the prettiest venues here in Central New York & Syracuse, NY can only accommodate a small amount of guests so you’re one of the lucky few that get to experience the beauty of a wedding there, if you are having an intimate wedding! Whether you have always […]
Mirbeau Inn & Spa is just a minute from the heart of Skaneateles, NY and you walk in and instantly feel like you’re wandering in a European garden. It’s so peaceful and calming as you wander the gardens and they have created a beautiful oasis for people to come to. It only makes sense that […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
As your wedding day countdown app is ticking closer to your original wedding date and you are sad because your wedding is postponed, let’s brainstorm ways to celebrate your original wedding date! Love deserves to be celebrated, whether that is with 200 people or with just you and your honey! There’s many ways to celebrate […]
Covid 19 ruining your wedding plans? This post is for you! Wedding planning is already stressful enough but now add in a global pandemic … it’s a whole new level of intensity. One that no one has ever faced before and girl, I feel you! I am a 2020 bride that was planning a July […]
You’ve asked your girlfriends to be your bridesmaids and now it’s time to start planning all the other fun details … I’m sure the questions have started of “what color dresses?” “are any of the groomsmen cute 😉 ?” “where’s the bachelorette party going to be?” and you just want to breathe for a minute! […]
Peony’s win as my favorite flower … there is nothing quite like the fluffy, soft, beautifully scented flowers that pop up in your garden for far too short of a time every summer. I have a few bushes in our garden and the 2 weeks they bloom are my favorite 2 weeks of the year. […]