Kelly Williams, Photographer named as Bride’s Choice Award winner for 2013!

It’s an honor to have just been selected as a winner of WeddingWire’s Bride’s Choice Awards for 2013! The WeddingWire awards program recognizes the top five percent of wedding professionals in the WeddingWire Network who demonstrate excellence in quality, service, responsiveness and professionalism. I was selected as a Bride’s Choice Award 2013 winner based on […]

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Yoel Turns 13: A Manhattan Bar Mitzvah Photojournalist Tells All

A Manhattan bar mitzvah by bar mitzvah photojournalist, Kelly Williams

I recently had the pleasure of being the Manhattan bar mitzvah photojournalist for Yoel’s 13th birthday celebration at the Greenhouse Nightclub.  The afternoon had everything — from a magician to a great sushi buffet.  As Yoel’s celebration proves, the key to a successful bar mitzvah is to have lots and lots of activities for kids […]

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Battery Park Engagement: Colleen & John

A Battery Park engagement shoot by NYC engagement photographer, Kelly Williams

Beautiful day for a Battery Park engagement shoot, just as the sun is setting.  Please meet Colleen and John, who picked the perfect day for their shoot.  A few words of advice if you are planning on taking photos in Battery Park.  First, you technically need a permit to take any organized photos in Battery […]

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Engaged: Urvi & Chinmay

Urvi and Chinmay are having a traditional wedding in India, but in the meantime, I was lucky enough to photograph them for their engagement portrait in Central Park.  It was a lovely day, and we concentrated on shooting around Strawberry Fields and the lake.

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Just married: Michelle & Dan

In August I had my first karaoke wedding…yes, you read that correctly.  Michelle & Dan, in addition to being nuts about each other, are crazy about karaoke.  In fact, it’s how they met.  As a fitting tribute, they and their guests rocked the karaoke machine all night.  The wedding was held at reBar — a […]

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Karen & Ted’s City Hall Wedding

Well, this is a first: I got to serve as a witness at a City Hall wedding!  I had the pleasure of photographing Karen & Ted, who finally got married at City Hall after many long distance years together.  Their wedding was lovely, but unfortunately, due to travel entanglements the friend who was supposed to […]

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Just married: Jennifer & Barry

Heartfelt congratulations to Jennifer and Barry, who recently were married at St. Peter’s Church downtown.  Their reception was held at a lovely private club and featured lots of family members who came over from Ireland to help the couple celebrate.  Sláinte (‘cheers’ in Irish)!

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Gantry Plaza State Park Engagement: Rupa & Ian

A Gantry Plaza State engagement shoot by NYC engagement photographer, Kelly Williams

Rupa and Ian picked an absolutely glorious day for their Gantry Plaza State Park engagement shoot.  We started off in the north end of the park by the Pepsi sign and worked our way over to the docks.  The weather was absolutely glorious, and the light added a special character to the shots.  Rupa and […]

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Chris & Lisa: A City Hall Wedding

Bride and groom portraits by NYC City Hall wedding photographer, Kelly Williams

The whole family came together to celebrate the recent wedding of Chris and Lisa at City Hall.  The wait wasn’t too long, and the couple said their ‘I do’s’ surrounded by love.  As the photos indicate, this is a fun couple who loves to laugh.  Most importantly, they were ready to get on to the […]

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