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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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In our pursuit of supporting local and absolutely falling in love with our little slice of Eastern New York heaven, we have decided to share some of the delights and highlights of Saratoga Springs and why it is an AWESOME place to walk down the aisle and exchange wedding vows. We’re giving you seven reasons […]

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I’m not sure about other couples out there but when we had kids sometimes our marriage found itself on the back-burner. Life got busy and between running our own business and what seems like a daily minute to minute schedule with the kids we found ourselves on auto pilot. Just going through the motions. Almost like a […]

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Saratoga Springs Family Lifestyle Photographer, Makayla Jade of The Harris Company documents in-home sessions for you to remember life’s best real moments organically and naturally.

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This adorable family is just too cute for words.  We scooted up to Lake Erie to see our dear friends who’s precious baby Emma recently turned ONE! Taylor brought us to her family’s private beach home where we got to capture pictures of her daughter playing on the same sandy beaches she stomped around as […]

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Last year we had the great idea of attempting a multi-city trip to Europe with 14 of us. It sounds crazy but when it comes to travel and adventure all our families are on the same page. We eat and hike our way through cities. Our only concern was getting that many people out the […]

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This was a bucket list trip for us and since we were celebrating our 5 year wedding anniversary it seemed like the perfect time to splurge on a trip. We stayed in Ubud (a less touristy area that is more of a jungle setting) at the 4 Seasons Sayan. If your planning a trip here […]

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Not sure if they’d be able to have a baby, this couple was absolutely thrilled when they learned they’d be expecting shortly after their wedding last spring (check it out here)! Against all odds, baby Toren arrived a little petite but perfectly helpful, and adorable beyond measure. He’s a super content, happy little man with glowing […]

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This little man already has so much spunk and personality, its adorable!  I loved bright yellow quilt (handmade from grandma!) Its so special incorporating special elements into these photos, when you look back on them- it will be so much more meaningful than just your standard “portrait studio props”   Such a ham! hanging with […]


“Makayla 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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