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If you know us at all, you know we have a special love for dogs! We have three of our own! That's why I was really excited when Kristin and Kevin reached out and asked us to come to their home and ...
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Fitzgerald Falls is one of those waterfalls that are worth visiting at any time of the year. Access is available via the Appalachian Trail system, which has a trail head off Lakes Rd. The trail is an easy hike, with … Continue reading →
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Harper Falls is located within the Downerville State forest on the North Branch of the Grasse River in Russell, NY. The road to the trail head is little more than an old jeep trail and can be quite treacherous even during the nicest days of summer.…
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Harper Falls is located within the Downerville State forest on the North Branch of the Grasse River in Russell, NY. The road to the trail head is little more than an old jeep trail and can be quite treacherous even during the nicest days of summer.…
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Mills Mills Dam and Waterfall is on private posted property. The land owner livers a stones throw from the bridge where this falls can be viewed and keeps a watchful eye on his prized property. In the past much of … Continue reading →
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  • Jessica Painter Photography
    Photographer, 2010 - present
  • Edward Smathers Photography
    Photographer, 2000 - present
  • Dig The Falls
    Photographer, 2005 - present
  • PerkinElmer
    Field Service Engineer, 2005 - 2012
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Waterfall an Nature Photography
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My name is Edward Smathers and I am a passionate fine art photographer who promotes and advocates nature through powerful forms of art and literature.  Edward Smathers Photography and Dig The Falls specifically focuses on waterfalls, but also will be addressing all aspects of nature itself! 

If there are any comments or suggestions, please contact me via E-mail and I will be more than happy to read your questions, comments and/or suggestions.

The goal of Edward Smathers Photography and Dig The Falls is to share the beauty that is New York State with the rest of the world. In doing so, I will be including as much description with the photos we share as possible.

We plan to add an extensive list of New York State Waterfalls to our site very soon. This list will include:
-Waterfall name(s)
-Town in which waterfall is located
-County in which waterfall is located
-GPS Coordinates
-Height and accessibility of each waterfall and much more

Right now our list has reached over 1600 different waterfalls (over 600 of which are publicly accessible) and we will be planning to add at least another 500-1000 before the list is completed. Ask how you can help!!
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We have the largest online list of New York State waterfalls in the world!!
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Kaine and Lilly's Photo Session / Albany Pet Portrait Photographer
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Shawna and Brian's Wedding at Woolferst Roost / Albany Wedding Photographer
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We met Shawna and Brian for the first time when we shot their engagement session in NYC. It was a beautiful fall day that started in Central

Ausable Chasm - Rainbow Falls, Horseshoe Falls and Grand Flume
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Ausable Chasm has several waterfalls and rapids throughout the park, including Rainbow Falls (Birmingham Falls), Horseshoe Falls and Grand F

Kelly and Mark's Wedding at August Lodge / Cooperstown Wedding Photographer
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2013 was a great wedding year for us. We had the good fortune of working with so many awesome couples, and Kelly and Mark were one of them!

Bronx River Falls - Multiple Locations - Dig The Falls | New York
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Bronx River Falls is a bit of a misnomer, since really it is describing more than one waterfall. There is a bit of confusion as to how many

Dennis and Chrissy's Wedding at Diamond Mills Hotel / Hudson Valley Wedd...
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I'm excited to share with you Dennis and Chrissy's wedding blog! They had an amazing day from start to finish, so get comfortable, and enjoy

High Falls - High Falls Park and Campground - Dig The Falls
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High Falls at High Falls Park and Campground in Chateaugay, NY, is very unique indeed. A portion of the waterfalll if located on the propert

Katie and Kevin's Wedding at Longfellows / Saratoga Wedding Photographer
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Katie and Kevin were such a fun couple to work with! I've been smiling all day as I've been editing the photos for this blog. I'd love to go

Seth and Tara's Wedding at the Appel Inn / Albany Wedding Photographer
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I was really honored when Tara and Seth asked us to be a part of their day. They are such a sweet and caring couple, and getting to know the

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Rebecca and Dan's Wedding at The Inn at Erlowest / Lake George Wedding P...
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We were really excited to share in Rebecca and Dan's wedding recently! They are an awesome couple! The day was perfect from start to finish,

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To say we have been blessed with our couples this year would be an understatement! Jennifer and Justin were definitely no exception! We real

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Colleen and Steve are Engaged! / Albany Wedding Photographer
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Last month we had the pleasure of meeting Colleen and Steve for their Engagement Session! It was a beautiful fall day and the colors were am

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We've got another wedding blog for you! I'm really excited to share this one; it was a beautiful day and both Teresa and Peter have such won

Evan and Leanne's Wedding at Carey Conference Center / Albany Wedding Ph...
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Earlier this spring we met up with Leanne and Evan and toured Albany for their E-Session. Working with them was so much fun and we couldn't

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Meg and Ben's Wedding at The Pruyn House / Albany Wedding Photographer
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12/19/2013 (Thursday): Received call (12:32) from what I later found out was "Estes". They left a message and wanted to schedule a time for delivery. I called back 6 minutes later and was put on hold by a “frazzled” customer rep for about ten minutes, when the call cut short. I called back and was transferred again to the same person. After stating they only deliver on Thursdays to residential customers I was asked what time on the 26th they could deliver the package. 12/20/2013: Called Estes today to schedule a pick up so I didn’t have to wait until next Thursday. The person on the phone made it difficult to look up my package information and then stated that pick-ups could be made after 2:00pm at their Glenmont facility, which happens to be 50 minutes from my front door. Needless to say, unless you are a commercial entity, this company is not for you. I had no choice in the matter as the firm I was accepting the package from chose to use Estes.
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Public - 3 months ago
reviewed 3 months ago
I was ONLY able to visit for about a half hour, but I was able to grab photos that were amazing!! The entrance fee was well in line with a privately held parcel of property housing waterfalls as beautiful as these. I know i would probably charge much more, just for the amazing views from the cat walks lining the gorge! I have seen comments mentioning an "underwhelming" view. I have to say, after visiting well over 200 waterfalls inside of New York State, this was far more spectacular than "underwhelming". The family that owns and runs this property seem to be driven by customer satisfaction, but I can see where that can fall a little short if a couple tour busses show up and barrage the guest center with enough tourist to almost max the fire code "persons standing" limit. Altogether I would say that my visit left me wanting more visits in the future!! I will be returning many times in the future!! PS - I co-authored and was principle photographer for "Waterfalls of New York State"
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Public - 4 months ago
reviewed 4 months ago
Ok, admittedly I don't like reviewing a business before using them at least several times for obvious reasons, but I had heard so many good things that I am positive that my consequential experiences will mirror that of my first. The owner is fast to act and very personable. On the surface he seems as if he may be a bit short in conversation, but I assume this is due to the amount of work he has created for himself. He won't push you out the door if you need to ask question though! I had every question answered to my satisfaction and more. The prices are more than reasonable considering the quality of work as well. Be aware, though. Cash or check only. No CC's accepted at this time. They are also only open Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 8am to 5pm.
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Public - 9 months ago
reviewed 9 months ago
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These guys really care about the dogs! The staff is top notch and I can't say enough about their professionalism. If you are looking to rescue, they are there to find the right one for you!
Public - 5 months ago
reviewed 5 months ago
These guys are a great lab! Call for quoting on almost any environmental testing you need; commercial or private. No prior experience needed foe them to help. They will walk you through the sample collection process over the phone.
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago