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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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Over the years, Mini Moons have become more and more popular among newly wed couples. We are in FULL support of these quick romantic getaways! πŸ™ŒπŸ» Mini moons are perfect for busy couples who don’t have the time to plan a week long destination honeymoon directly after their wedding. Now this doesn’t mean couples that […]

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Typically, brides are the ones getting most of the attention when it comes to prepping for the big day. So, we wanted to give some attention to our grooms! We know getting ready for your Wedding Day is just as meaningful and important to you, so here are a few tips to make sure you […]

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As Wedding Photographers, we know that a Saturday wedding may seem like the only day you and your significant other can tie the knot. It’s right in the middle of the weekend, and typically a perfect time for not only you, but your guests to get together and celebrate. In reality, this is easily the […]

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We seriously could not WAIT to share Marina + Matt’s Engagement Session with the world! πŸ’•From the minute we met this stunning couple, we knew would have the BEST time getting to know them. Together they are passionate, hard working, and SO outgoing, which made this session even more amazing. They came to us with […]

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We have one word to describe our session with Kathryn + Sean… EPIC. πŸ™ŒπŸ» Since they first met at a bar, they wanted to recreate the same kind of atmosphere for their engagement photos. πŸ₯ƒ Thankfully, our AMAZING friends at The Night Owl in Downtown Saratoga let us use their space to create exactly what […]

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With the chilly months in full swing, our whole team has been craving a beautiful, dreamy winter engagement session. Madalyn & John were absolute troopers while we ventured through the freezing Upstate NY temps, and their personalities shined (even when they were wrapped up in scarfs and blankets between shots 🀭). A huge thank you […]

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There is without a doubt SO much that goes into wedding planning, but one thing we know will DEFINITELY be on your mind is how you will look on your big day. This is hands down one of the (if not the MOST) important days of your life, and its inevitable that you will want […]

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One of our FAVORITE things to do is plan vacations with our family. We’re SO blessed to be able to travel, and experience all the amazing places the world has to offer alongside our kids. One thing we ALWAYS make sure to do while on these epic vacations is not only take lots of photos, […]


β€œMakayla and Dave are exceptional at what they do. If you want your relationship, family, and self captured in a beautiful series of unique photographs that tell a story - that is what they will give you.”

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