Heather McKay

Rochester's top award winning wedding photographer Heather McKay. McKay's Photography specializes in offbeat weddings and fine art lifestyle family pictures

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Rochester Wedding Photography at High Falls La Luna: Jeri and Aaron

LaLuna Wedding at High Falls with Jeri and Aaron Friday’s urban downtown wedding at High Falls’ La Luna Restaurant was one for the history books! Aaron and Jeri threw an emotional ceremony overlooking Rochester’s High Falls gorge with a coffee themed wedding reception featuring Joe Bean Coffee Roasters. My fave part of the night was …

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Modern Vintage Wedding Venue: the Arbor Loft in Rochester NY

Modern Wedding Venue The Arbor Loft Happy first anniversary to Rochester’s most unique, modern wedding venue… The Arbor Loft! Recently, Revival Vintage Rentals, McKay’s Photography and Hohm Designs threw our love of all things vintage together and designed a full styled wedding at the brand new modern vintage wedding venue: Arbor Loft. Together with my wedding vendor …

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Finger Lakes Wedding Venue: Inns of Aurora with Annie and Chris

Aurora Royalty Marries Dominican Prince Oh, Chris and Annie and my favorite Finger Lakes Wedding venue! I fell in love with these two lovebirds when I flew down to Brooklyn last Fall to meet them and document their ‘how we dated’ engagement photos. These two are infectious, loving, hilarious and {ahem} Chris talks as much …

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The Journey Towards a Perfect Home Office for My Photography Business

My Home Office Remodel: A Work From Home Dream Man, my home office is always a mess. From the very beginning, it was pieced together with random extra furniture (or garage sale finds) and had photography gear just laying around on the floor. Though the room is technically the master bedroom, it was packed to …

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Unique Recycled Table-scapes and Decor for Your Eco-Friendly Wedding in Rochester

Looking for Decor Rentals in Rochester NY? Are you thinking about DIY-ing your wedding reception? Are you addicted to pinning stuff on Pinterest for your wedding? Or are you interested in saving money on the wedding flowers? Let Hohm Designs style and create your one-of-a-kind unique recycled table-scapes for your wedding ceremony and reception! Kristina offers custom color requests, …

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Small Business Consulting: Revival Vintage Rentals

Two years ago, one of my all time fave past Brides contacted me and mentioned she was looking at getting into event coordination and design. Unhappy with her current job, Jodi was taking a break from work and looking for a direction that included her passion for vintage props and furniture. She was thinking about decor and planning …

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Everything you need to know about Estate Jewelry and Antique Diamonds

Today on the blog, we have a wonderful guest blog post by the Mother and Father of a 2016 Bride! I found out during the wedding planning that they own a wonderful jewelry store not far from my home and they specialize in estate jewelry and antique diamonds! This eco-friendly part of the giant wedding machine is near …

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2016 Year in Review: Travel Hacking & African Adventure

The 2016 year end has me reviewing my weddings, portraits and of my travel hacking as a self-employed photographer. What began as a bucket list item of visiting Africa ended in a year of travel hacking my way through 5 countries and 4 states, spending a total of 238,212 collected frequent flyer miles and only spending a …

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