Hey there! I'm Tyler, a wedding and portrait photographer based out of New York, NY. Most bookings come from New York and Maryland, but I'm happy to travel anywhere to capture a moment.  My photos are often personal,  energetic, and full of color. 

Typography, reality television, Bikram yoga, hard ciders, Nintendo games, and podcasts are a few of my favorite things. I'm a firm believer that an artist is never done learning, and I'm always looking to grow as a photographer and a person. 

I feel my best when I'm behind the camera. I love viewing a person through the viewfinder and feeling what makes them special. 

Let's connect and make something great!



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OLIVIa, June 2017 wedding client

“Tyler’s interpersonal skills are fantastic. He understands what a wedding day means to each person in the room and is so great at handling the different personalities that come into play when hosting an event. I’m telling you this guy is venue approved, wedding coordinator approved, mother/mother in law approved, shy little flower girls approved, camera shy guests approved, rambunctious and very camera friendly guests approved, fun bridal party approved....whatever the needs are of the people attending and hosting your wedding, Tyler is able to capture it beautifully. He is warm and genuine, fun and creative, and vocal and gives direction when needed. It is the perfect balance.”

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melissa, july 2016 wedding client

“Many of our guests commented to us that every time they looked up Tyler was there capturing a special moment, but they never felt like he was on top of anyone at any point. Since our wedding day, my husband’s cousin and one of my best friends have booked Tyler for their wedding! I am so thrilled that they have chosen Tyler as their photographer because he is everything you want in your photographer: professional, talented, kind, and truly exceptional.”

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Ali, october 2015 wedding client

“I got married during a hurricane and Tyler very gently told me that before the ceremony we should not go outside because I paid for my hair and make-up. But during cocktail hour while running around taking pictures he also watched the weather outside to get us outside for photos at the perfect moment. And that he did. The photos are breath taking. So many people have commented, shared, and asked for copies of our wedding photos because they are absolutely breath taking. We are having the hardest time deciding what pictures to display and frame because there are SO many beautiful shots! Tyler is also your best bet for a first look. He captured it PERFECTLY! They are photos I will cherish for the rest of my life.”



Tyler Lyons studied graphic design and photography at York College of Pennsylvania. His photographic work has been published in Chicago Social (October 2012), Men’s Book (September-October 2012), CS (November 2012), Men’s Book (November-December 2012), Chesapeake Brides (Fall 2014), Wedding411 OnDemand (October 2014), as well as the York Review. His photos were also selected to be featured in a two-page spread of Baltimore Bridal's 20th anniversary magazine publication. A photo of his was selected as a winner in American Eagle’s “Best Shot” contest and subsequently published on a billboard with the other winners in Times Square. His photos have also been featured as a part of Model Management’s “Fresh Faces” campaign.

He has done photographic and graphic design work for Nine6 Design, Magnolias Day Spa & Salon, Tipco Technologies, and TSS Photography. He has worked with Mike Adams to guest-lecture portraiture in college level photography courses at York College of Pennsylvania. He has also worked alongside established photographers Kathy Freundel of Baltimore, MD.,  Joe Kelly of York, PA,  and Annapolis Wedding Planners at Instrisic Events, as well as fashion designers Gina Laconte, Bailey Alexander, Kaelin Clements, and Christopher Schafer Clothier. He is often hired for weddings and lifestyle portraiture but also enjoys experimenting with editorial and conceptual projects.