Kapok Tree Restaurant

Statues and columns outside the former Kapok Tree restaurant in Clearwater, Florida

If you grew up in the Tampa/St. Petersburg area in Florida as I did, then you no doubt have fond memories of the Kapok Tree restaurant in Clearwater. This fabulous restaurant was as over the top as it comes, complete with its own garden of earthly delights. Sadly, the restaurant passed into culinary oblivion many, […]

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Yeehaw Junction, Florida

Yeehaw Junction photos of exterior of Desert Inn Motel

Happy new year, everyone!  As you can tell from my Instagram (@KellyWPhotog), I am still on vacation in Florida.  As such, I have been slow to get back to the social media grind.  I thought I might ease into the regular blog schedule by sharing a few Yeehaw Junction photos from Florida with you.

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Florida Fashion Shoot

Florida fashion shoot photos of model Nicholas Kolasinski by NYC photographer, Kelly Williams

The good weather is finally getting to the northeast, albeit slowly. It is time to take advantage of the sun’s rays, and in celebration I am sharing with you photos from a recent Florida fashion shoot in Tampa. These are outtakes from my headshot photo session with model Nicholas Kolasinski. We shot at golden hour […]

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Escaping the Jaws of Death: A Trip to the Circle B Bar Reserve

Alligators at the Circle B Bar Reserve by NYC photographer, Kelly Williams

Another set of photos to make you wish you were in Florida!  Plus, a tale that may make you want to wait until alligator mating season is over to book your own visit down south.

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The Florida State Fair

Feeding Twiggs the giraffe at the Florida State Fair, photographed by NYC photojournalist, Kelly Williams.

Yesterday, my mother and I visited the Florida State Fair.  For a city girl like myself, this was an introduction to the country life, complete with livestock competitions, homemade concoctions, and everything you would ever need to decorate your house à la Little House on the Prairie.

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