New Modeling Headshots

A model's headshot by NYC portrait photographer, Kelly Williams

I may still be in the land of paradise (a.k.a. Florida), but that doesn’t mean I’m not busy behind the lens.  Check out these new modeling headshots I did today with Tikila at Plant Park, located next to the University of Tampa.  Plant Park is by far one of the most popular spots in Tampa to host photo shoots.  While I was there this past Saturday checking it out there was a wedding and a quinceanera both vying for the best locations.  Today I shared the park with another photographer who was there to shoot a little boy’s first birthday.  Plenty of room for all of us!

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Melanie & Jalani’s Maternity Shoot

A maternity shoot by NYC portrait photographer, Kelly Williams

Bad weather caused last weekend’s maternity shoot with Melanie and Jalani to be delayed until this past Saturday.  Sadly, it rained all day preventing any outside shots.  That said, the photos still turned out lovely, as you can see below.  Baby Collier is expected to arrive on January 18th, so stay tuned for news from Melanie and Jalani!  Enjoy the pics.

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Maternity Shoot Ideas: What to Expect and How to Prepare

Maternity shoot ideas, by Kelly Williams, Photographer

I am so pleased when wedding clients come to me for maternity shoots or family portraits. It’s as if the circle is complete, and the grand finale of the couple’s walk down the aisle is revealed. I have one such shoot coming up for a lovely couple whose wedding I shot not that long ago in Queens. They are expecting their first baby, and in celebration of the shoot, I wanted to write a post on maternity shoot ideas.

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Online Portrait Tips: Everyone Deserves a Great Photo

An online portrait by NYC portrait photographer, Kelly Williams

Hi everyone!  I hope you are enjoying the last bit of the weekend.  I had a shoot yesterday with the beautiful Michele, and I wanted to share the portraits with you.

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How to Look Good in Photos

Headshot by portrait photographer, Kelly Williams, for an article on how to look good in photos

This Halloween, I dressed up as Snow White, and I wanted to make sure I get some good photos out of the experience (more on that later). I’m not one to enjoy having my own photo taken, and it has put me squarely in the shoes of my clients. I wanted my own photo experience to be as easy and fun as possible, so I thought I would pass along a few tips to for how to look good in photos. To all of you ghost, goblins, or perhaps just someone looking for a new photo for Facebook, here are some tips for getting the best portrait possible:

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Brooklyn Engagement Photos Reveal an International Love Story

An engagement shoot in Brooklyn Heights by photographer Kelly Williams

This weekend I am so excited to be photographing the wedding of Kate and Stuart: two crazy kids who fell in love across the pond in London.  Kate and Stuart are originally from New Jersey, and will be getting married in their hometown.  To celebrate their love story, I wanted to share with you photos from their engagement in Brooklyn.  #KateAndStuart2014

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