The Best Family Portrait Poses

Central Park family portrait for an article on the best family portrait poses

Squeeze out some smiles from any family member with this list of the best family portrait poses by NYC family photojournalist, Kelly Williams.

Continue Reading

A First Birthday Portrait, Plus Tips on Using Props in Family Portraits

First birthday portrait in Central Park

Saturday was a complete washout, here in New York City.  Friday, on the other hand, started off beautifully, and it was a great day for Nicholas’ first birthday portrait. Find out all the details from our Central Park shoot, plus get some tips on using props in your family portrait.

Continue Reading

What To Do If Your Child Gets Sick Before a Photo Shoot

Central Park family photos of little blond boy looking ill

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare: you schedule a family photo shoot for the one day of the week everyone is available, get everyone’s hair and clothes looking nice, and then of course, your child gets sick.  It happened to me Sunday during my session with Sandy, Bryan and Henrik.  Here is how to handle the […]

Continue Reading

A Central Park Fall Family Portrait

Central Park fall family portrait of girl jumping with NYC skyline in background

If you were thinking about scheduling a family or engagement portrait to coincide with the vibrant colors of fall, you might find yourself asking the obvious: why haven’t the leaves changed?  To answer your question, I bring you the 2016 leaf peeper report, illustrated with the Central Park fall family portrait of Sheila and Layla.

Continue Reading