North Country Weddings

Meet Our Photographers

Our Photographers have been in the industry of Wedding photography the past 9 years and have photographed over 150 weddings. They have the experience to photograph all sort of weddings from the small and intimate to the large and over the top. They take great pride in their photography and will go above and beyond what is expected of them. They make your day stress free and enjoyable!

Bova Photography is located in the Historic Paddock Arcade in downtown Watertown, New York. Chris is a graduate of Cazenovia College with a Degree in Fine Arts. He works as a professional photograph and a Graphic Artist. Chris has been photographing Weddings for the past 9 years.

Kristen Charles Photography is located in the Heart of the Thousand Islands. She lives with her husband and two children in Cape Vincent, N.Y. Kristen has been doing Wedding photography for over 5 years. Her whimsical style will remind you everyday how great your wedding day was.

Ellen Nicol Photography is located in the small town of Lowville NY where she lives with her husband and 4 children. Ellen has been working from home and running her photography business for almost 8 years. Her enchanted vision and charismatic passion for weddings will provide you with stunning photographs that will be cherished for a lifetime!

Mary Madison Studios is located in the small town of Cape Vincent, NY.  Dave and Kathleen have been doing wedding photography since 2013. Their passion and creativity for getting that perfect shot will simple amaze you. We strives to provide top quality photos while ensuring that you have the best experience possible!

Your Wedding Day should be Stress Free and Enjoyable


Don't miss that perfect moment by not hiring a professional !!

What We Offer

Our services are endless. Let us know what you are looking for and we can make it happen. We strive for the best and we want to give you the best at an affordable price.


So your journey has begun!


An engagement session is a great way to announce to friends and family that you have made a commitment to each other. We strive to make a unique experience for you and will help to create that magic moment between both of you. Take advantage of our years of experience and knowledge of the North Country to provide the best possible photography services.

Your Big Day

So the Wedding Bells are Ringing and you are looking to hire a Photographer to capture every moment!


On your big day, let the staff of North County Weddings guide you. We have encountered and experience almost every situation. With over 150 weddings under our belts in the past 5 years we have a nitch for creating some of the most beautiful wedding photos North of Syracuse. Why would you choose someone that has no clue of the area. Hire someone that will show you jaw dropping images. Be proud of your wedding photos and who you hire as well.

After your wedding is over, we never forget about you. We still offer to be your photographer for whenever you need us.

We are also experienced in all sorts of photography from Families to Newborns!

Falling in LOVE is the easy part; choosing the right photographer was easy with


List of Vendors in the North Country

Over the past 9 years we have developed relationship with many wedding vendors.

The following is a list of local vendors in Jefferson County .


• Holy Family Church

• St. Patrick’s Church

• St. Anthony’s Church
• Sacred Heart Church
• Trinity Episcopal Church
• Asbury United Methodist Church
• St. Cyril’s Catholic Church
• The River Community Church
• St. Mary’s Catholic Church
• Christ Episcopal Church


• Europe Cakes
• April’s Cakes
• Alteri’s Bakery
• Peggy’s Sweet Creations
• Tina DeTraglia McNulty
• Pearl Bakery
• Chrissy Beanz Bakery
• Sweets Lorraine

Bridal/Formal Wear

North Country Wineries

• A Touch of Grace
• Nelson’s Formal Wear
• Bella’s at Tuxedo Junction
• Tuxedo Junction
• Burns Formal Wear

• Yellow Barn Winery
• Thousand Island Winery
• Otter Creek Wineries
• Coyote Moon Vineyards
• Tug Hill Vineyards
• The Cape Winery
• Venditti Vineyards
• Riverview Vineyards


• AE Designs
• Coughlin Company

Reception Venues

• 1000 Islands Harbor Hotel
• Bonnie Castle Resort
• Ryan’s Look Out
• Association Island
• Robert Wehle State Park
• Bruce Wright Memorial Center
• State Office Building
• Fort Drum Commons 
• Casino Island
• Sackets Harbor Battlefield
• Sackets Harbor Gazebo
• Boldt Castle
• Singer Castle
• Cherry Island
• The Manor House
• Savory Downtown
• Watertown Elks Lodge #496
• Tin Pan Alley
• Antique Boat Museum
• Maggies on the River
• Country Bell Farms


• Johnny Keegan & Company
• Fred and the Ed’s
• Pete Sake Entertainment
• Les Shockley – Tunes 92.5
• Jessie Lennox
• DJ Woolf – Taylor Woolf
• Troy Ashcraft
• Endless Seasons – DJS
• Brushstrokes by Melina


• Kay Jewelers
• Perrywinkle’s Fine Jewelry
• Cooks Jewelers
• Zales Jewelers
• J.B. Robinson Jewelers
• Waterbury Fine Jewelry

Photo Booths

• NNY Photobooths
• Allie-Kat Photo Booth
• Aaron Hall Photo Booth


• Best Western
• Hilton Garden
• Hampton Inn
• Fairfield Inn
• Ramada Inn
• RiverEdge Resorts
• EdgeWood Resorts
• Bonnie Castle Resort
• Holiday Inn Express & Suites
• Ontario Place Hotel
• Marina Inn & Suites



Event Planning

• Randy Jerome (RJ) Catering
• Embellished Catering
• Savory Downtown
• The Farm House Kitchen
• Devito’s Catering Inc.
• Tin Pan Galley
• The Boathouse
• Johnny D’s Casual Dining
 • Buffy from O’Briens
• Northern Exposure Catering

• Gray’s Florist
• Sherwood Florist
• Hallett’s Florist
• Allen’s Pottery / Florist

• Soiree Event Planning
• Sincerely Couture

• Custom Invitations

Rehearsal Dinner

• Arts Jug
• Sboro’s Restaurant

& Chop House
• Savory Downtown
• Hilton Garden

• La Bella Fonte

Salon / Makeup

• A New Attitude Hair Salon
• The Ritz Day Spa & Salon
• River Day Spa & Salon
• Sassy’s Hair & Nail Salon
• Beauty Bar
• Mint Julep Spa and Salon
• The Marcy’s Spa & Salon
• Hair Quarters – Sackets Harbor
• Classic Designs Hair Salon
• Mia Bella Spa & Wellness Center
• Anna’s Chop Shop
• Mane Street Salon

• Creative Edge Salon & Spa
• Hair Boutique – Adams, NY
• Harmony Day Spa
• Hair by Chantel
• Hair & Makeup By Renee

• Hair & Makeup By Karen Widrick
• Makeup by Chris Hess
• Makeup by Michelle Marie Orifici
• Makeup by Kayleigh McKeever

Party Supplies


• Party Rentals
• Amazing Occasions
• R&H Creations
• Party City

• Ennova Productions
• R&H Creations
• Steve Weed Productions

Aerial Photo/Video

• Horizon Aerial Media Services


• AAA of Watertown

• Funjet Vacations

Limousine Services

• Private Chauffeur’s Limousine
• Andy’s Economy Limousine LLC
• Clarence Henry Coach LLC

If you would like your services added to this list, please send us a message.


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If you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact us!!

Book with Us before January 31, 2015 and Receive a Special Promotion!!

Bova Photography

Kristen Charles Photography

Ellen Nicol Photography

Mary Madison Studios

Christopher Bova

Tel.: 315.408.8553

Kristen Smith

Tel.: 315.744.2622

Ellen Nicol

Tel.: 315.376.0167

Kathleen Trottier & Dave Bonney

Kathleen- 315.783.3183

Dave- 315.405.1315

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Members of North Country Weddings are  Bova Photography,  Kristen Charles Photography, Ellen Nicol Photography, and Mary Madison Studios.

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