Mekina excels at drinking coffee in the morning + champagne at night, wearing blue, busting a move on the dance floor... and oh, capturing genuine moments for fun couples in love. Based in the greater NYC area Mekina loves traveling home to TX + NC and around the world whenever she gets a chance.
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Bear Brook Valley Wedding – Kami and Ryan met in college and got engaged in December while on vacation with his family in Cabo. They went for a walk on the beach at sunset and he got down on one knee. They celebrated with champagne (and margaritas… my kind of girl) with his family that […]
Planting Fields Arboretum Wedding – Christina and Kevin planned their Planting Fields Arboretum Wedding to perfection. After scouting for the dreamiest location to bring their wedding visions to life, they found Planting Fields Arboretum in Long Island, NY. It was the ideal combination of lush greenery and stunning architecture that Christina wanted to incorporate. Their […]
Portia + Elliot had the perfect wedding day! We’re talking clear blue skies, just enough breeze to not be too hot or too cold, and picture perfect locations all throughout Newport. These two met in Castine, Maine where Portia spent most of her childhood summers. They were on a mutual friends boat and “just hanging […]
Thank you Kelly + Greg for allowing me to capture your amazing day! It was such a joy capturing the happiness you two bring to your friends, family and of course to one another! Meet the team!Photographer – Mekina Saylor Weddings Venue – CV Rich Mansion 2nd Photographer – Karina Mekel Caterer – Caperberry Events […]
Thank you Brittany + Nick for allowing me to capture your amazing day! It was such a joy capturing the happiness you two bring to your friends, family and of course to one another! Meet the team!Photographer – Mekina Saylor Weddings / Venue – The Hangar at Candlelight Farms / Florist – Diane Gaudett / Hair […]
A Glen Island Harbor Club Wedding – Karina and David met through friends at a party. They didn’t exchange numbers the first time they met but would constantly be drawn to one another whenever their friends would have get togethers. They began their relationship just as friends but as you can see it has blossomed […]
A Pleasantdale Chateau Wedding Day – Taryn and Francis met in law school and started dating just one semester before graduation. They dated for 5 years and right before Francis proposed, they bought their first home together – an apartment in Hoboken, New Jersey. Their proposal story is the perfect example of improvisation when things […]
It was a perfect day for a wedding when I arrived to Trump National Golf Club. Lauren glowed a very Kate Middleton glow and Brian continued being cool as he revved the engine to his motorcycle. The sun was effortlessly shining and with all the hustle and bustle of a wedding, there was complete calm […]
There’s something about a fall wedding I have always been obsessed with. Maybe it’s how fresh everything feels with the crisp, cool air. Or maybe it’s the gorgeous reds, yellows, and oranges that begin breaking through in the trees that make it so magical. Whatever it is that makes it what it is, it’s perfection… […]
Orange Lawn Tennis Club Wedding with Chrystyna and Andrew It was a construction zone. I meant that in the prettiest way. Chrystyna and Andrew were surprised to find out that a month before their wedding their venue had decided to redo some tennis courts and update some other projects around the property that happened to […]