Engagement Photography

Syracuse, NY Photographer


First and foremost, CONGRATULATIONS on your engagement! This exciting time in Central New York is the perfect moment to capture your love story. As a Syracuse NY-based engagement photographer, I understand that the months ahead may feel a bit hectic as you plan your wedding. Fear not! I’m here to provide a serene escape during your engagement photography session, ensuring we capture the essence of your unique bond.

In Central New York, we have a plethora of stunning locations perfect for engagement photos that reflect your personalities and the deep connection you share. My approach includes a mix of playful prompts and dreamy poses that will make everyone admire how deeply in love you two are.

My goal is to guide you and your partner through a fun-loving and comfortable engagement photography experience. You’ll leave the session feeling confident that we’ve beautifully captured the love you share.

And remember, when it’s time to start planning your wedding, I offer all of my Central New York engagement session clients a special discount on wedding packages. Let’s celebrate your engagement with unforgettable photos that you’ll treasure forever!

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Looking for a wedding package that includes a complimentary engagement session?

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I’m the right photographer for you if…

  • You want an investment that will last a lifetime
  • You want an experience tailored to you, from start to finish
  • You’re looking for a photographer who will guide and prepare you

My style can be described as…

  • Light, airy and colorful
  • A blend of candid and posed
  • Crisp textures, sharp subjects, and a soft background
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The Process…

  • 1. The Consultation

    We'll start with a friendly phone call to break the ice. I believe in being more than just a photographer with a camera; I aim to be a friend capturing your cherished moments. During our call, we'll discuss styling, location, scheduling, and pricing. Every package I offer is customized around the information I get from our call and your specific needs. We don't want to skip this step!

  • 2. Booking and Preparation

    If you feel we're the perfect match, I'll send over a custom contract, invoice, and payment schedule, all easily completed online. It's hassle-free and just a few clicks away! Afterwards, we'll pin down the date and time, officially starting our exciting journey. You'll also receive my official styling guide, location suggestions, and other valuable tips to ensure you're fully prepared.

  • 3. Session Day

    The big day is all about fun and zero stress. Whether we're aiming for posed elegance or candid charm, I'll guide you through it all, ensuring every moment is captured beautifully. And don't worry about feeling awkward in front of the camera—I'll make sure you feel comfortable and confident throughout the entire session! I will take a variety of photos for you to choose from upon delivery.

  • 4. Photo Delivery and Prints

    After our session, you'll get access to your online gallery of all your wonderful images. Select your favorites included in the package, or choose to upgrade and purchase the entire gallery.  For wall-worthy prints, professional lab quality makes all the difference. Conveniently, alongside your gallery, you'll find a storefront for ordering high-quality prints. I'll handle all the details, ensuring your prints are absolutely flawless. Once everything is perfect, your prints will be on their way, delivered directly to your door!

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F.A.Q.'s

It is recommended to wear outfits that make you feel confident and comfortable, and that also complement each other. You can also consider the location and overall style you want for your photos.

You can book a session by filling out the form on the contact page. I will then provide you with my availability and you can schedule a date and time that works best for your family. A 25% retainer will be due to hold your date and the remaining balance is due 14 days prior to the session.

The time it takes to receive the final photos can vary depending on workload. On average, it takes 2-4 weeks to receive the final images.

Yes, you can choose the location! I may have suggestions for locations that work well for photos, or you can choose a location that has personal significance for you as a couple.

Sessions are offered in home, in studio, or outdoors. Sessions taking place further than 30 miles from Syracuse, NY will incur a travel fee.

Yes. All images will be uploaded in high resolution to a private online gallery used for viewing, sharing, downloading and printing.

Yes, you can purchase additional prints or products such as photo albums, canvas prints, or framed prints.

Don’t stress! If I deem that the weather is not ideal for shooting your session, I’ll be happy to reschedule the session to a mutually agreed upon date and time.

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