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With a personalized approach to fine art photography + cinema, we provide unique story-telling imagery to best preserve your most cherished memories naturally & beautifully.


We're Makayla & Dave Harris - photographers + cinematographers, upstate New York residents, proud parents of two, frequent world travelers, and believers in the importance of both making memories and preserving them forever

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Marissa and Mark met on their first day of undergraduate studies at Providence College. A few months before graduation, Mark mustered up the courage to ask Marissa out on a date where they soon discovered they had an undeniable connection with similar life goals. Mark went on to business school while Marissa attended law school […]

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Morgan and Eric were looking for a classic New York editorial with The Harris Company — encompassing all of their favorite experiences in the location they met. The entire experience was amazing and each location had a special meaning to them. They were able to stick to their theme of classic New York City mixed with elegance […]

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Hilary and Aidan braved an absolutely frigid day – with Hilary in a dress and heels, no less – to capture their winter engagement session, at Congress Park in downtown Saratoga Springs. Before stepping out into the crowds (Chowder Fest had the Saratoga streets full of hungry patrons) and the blustering, winter wind, we had […]

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It’s not often that you can say you got “Pinterest perfect” snowflakes on the day of a session, but that’s exactly what we got for Logan and James’ engagement shoot at Saratoga State Park. Logan and James are such an adorable, fun couple. We loved that they brought their dog Bode along to give the […]

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Lord Thompson Manor is an enchanting wedding venue located in Northern Connecticut.  The upscale estate features an all-inclusive wedding experience, including photography and cinematography by The Harris Company. Every year, Lord Thompson Manor hosts almost 300 guests over the span of two winter weekends. Couples, Parents, Maids of Honor & Best Men are invited to […]

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Karah and Shelbi are a couple that absolutely radiate love and warmth – which was the perfect combination for this frigid, winter engagement session! We were beyond excited to shoot in a location that means so much to their story, since the two share the same hometown of Poestenkill, New York. Both Karah and Shelbi […]

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When we were asked to photograph Haley & Greg’s session in Newport, our hearts swelled!  Winery, Beautiful Beaches, Historical Mansions along the coastline, what is there not to love?! The love story of Haley & Greg begins on the grounds of their alma mater, Connecticut College. It was fall of 2007 when Greg was awestruck […]

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Katie & David are a super fun, outgoing, loving couple who literally laughed and danced the whole session (our FAVORITE!). The two had relocated from the South to Connecticut and since they now love living in Milford, Connecticut, we thought it would be the perfect place to capture their Engagement Pictures! Katie and David toured me […]


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