Heather McKay

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

My First Travel Hacking Experience: Singapore

Travel Hacking to Singapore: As most people know by now, I’m taking a desperately needed little sabbatical to visit Africa. A bucket list level trip… Oh, wait, you ask, what does Singapore have to do with Africa??? What is “travel hacking“? Well, the answer there is Travel Hacking! “For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, …

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Film Portrait Friday: A weekend in the life of the Reeve family: 1000 Island family photography

Vintage Film Portrait Friday: The Reeve / Backo family, 1000 Island family photography! For the last few years, I’ve switched back to film for my portrait work and at the same time, added in weekend destination day-in-the-life photography experiences. First there was Alabama for Emmy and then the Thousand Islands for the Reeve / Backo …

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Glamping Fall Engagement Photos at Letchworth Park with Austin + Jacqueline

Oh, these two…. Could the be any more adorable?? Nope. Jacqueline searched high and low for her perfect wedding photographer and luckily, my work and website really spoke to her. I met Jacqueline and Austin for the first time right before we started photographing their glamping engagement photos in Letchworth Park, but by the end, we …

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Firefighters! The Mayor! The Memorial Art Gallery! A Rochester Wedding with Mayra and Felipe!

Felipe and Mayra have been engaged for 2 years, however they really threw their wedding together in about two months. I met them on the morning of what I thought was my last wedding of this season and they booked! Special thanks to the wonderful Philip from Premier Pastry for connecting me to this wonderful couple! Fun …

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Lance & Jessica: Rochester Wedding Photos at Colgate Divinity and Highland Park

Lance and Jessica’s wedding at the gorgeous Colgate Divinity School was a touching and loving wedding on a stunning summer day. Even though the ceremony was religious in nature, the ceremony held a lot of special, unique and couple-specific moments as well, like a tree planting instead of a unity candle. The grounds were a …

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Rochester Wedding Photos at Artisan Works: The Bond Wedding

Oh, man, where to begin?!? This Rochester wedding was everything I hoped it would be and more. Brianne and Pat had a lovely Catholic ceremony in their childhood church, St. Margaret Mary’s. It was followed by awkward yet enthusiastic dancing at the unique wedding reception location Artisan Works! Their Rochester wedding photos at Artisan Works art …

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