About Erik Naples, Fl. photographer and Portland Or. Erik Kellar is an award-winning photographer and photojournalist, and is the former managing editor of visuals of the Naples Daily News and naplesnews.com Prior to photojournalism, Kellar specialized in world-class food, model and product photography and managed some of the largest advertising studios in New York City. A native Neapolitan, Kellar began his photography career immediately after graduating from Naples High School in 1990, and furthered his studies at the Southeast Center for Photographic Studies. Now, Kellar is using his expertise of the past 20 years to turn his attention to editorial and advertising photography. Kellar is an active fan of mountain biking and road cycling. He also enjoys spending time with his wife, Elizabeth, a freelance writer, and their two dogs.