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Royal Announcements

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So I had the pleasure of heading to North Park to do a photography session with local model, Alexander Simone. I actually met Alexander through Instagram. We ended up meeting on Sunday hence the Sunday Funday title lol. I’ve shot in the North Park neighborhood a few times so when I went this time, we […]

Portraits

May 6, 2021

Sunday Funday

San Diego Portrait Photographer
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So I had the privilege of photographing this amazing family back in February. When I tell you this family came ready to slay…bay-bay…READY TO SLAY. The mom actually found me on Google (yay SEO seems to be working lol). We communicated back and forth and she told me of her awesome vision. She wanted to […]

Portraits

April 8, 2021

All White Everything

San Diego Portrait Photographer - Family
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Who’s ready for a luxury maternity experience? I am so excited to now offer a luxury maternity experience to my clients. I know you’re probably thinking, awesome…a luxury maternity experience…what exactly does that mean? I’m so glad you asked lol. So on top of my normal fantastic service (yes, I’m tooting my own horn a […]

Maternity, Portraits

March 11, 2021

Luxury Maternity Experience

San Diego Maternity Photographer
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So I had some fun this past weekend and did a thrift shop/retro photo shoot with Dacara (www.instagram.com/dacarabutmakeitvintage). This was a fun little photoshoot that I’ve had in mind for awhile. I met Dacara through Instagram and I absolutely loved her style. We decided to go to a local Goodwill for find the outfits. I […]

Creative Portraits, Portraits

February 20, 2021

Thrift Shop Retro Photo Shoot

San Diego Portrait Photographer - Black Queen Photography
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I often have a lot people ask me how do I stay motivated with a 9-to-5, small business, and family. Let me tell you, it is not an easy thing to do and I don’t always do it perfectly lol. That being said, I wanted to share some things I do to keep myself motivated […]

Business, Portraits

February 18, 2021

How Do I Stay Motivated with a 9-to-5, Small Business, and Family?

Color Joy Planner Stock Photo
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You may be wondering why you should book a maternity session. As you’re preparing for your new little one, you probably have a to-do list that’s a mile long! From getting the nursery ready to packing your hopsital bag, there’s just so much to do. You may think that maternity photos are just another item […]

Maternity, Portraits

February 1, 2021

Why You Should Book a Maternity Session

San Diego Maternity Photographer
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Time for another blog post and today I want to talk about business lessons learned in 2020. 2020 has definitely been a challenging year for small businesses. There have been numerous shutdowns and a lot of people haven’t gotten the same amount of customers/clients that they had in 2019. Even though 2020 has been challenging, […]

Personal Branding, Portraits

January 14, 2021

Business Lessons Learned in 2020

San Diego Portrait Photographer - Black Queen Photography
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In the famous words of Jay-Z, allow me to re-introduce myself lol. For today’s blog post I just wanted to re-introduce Black Queen Photography (and myself) at the start of 2021. Black Queen Photography is my photography business. I have had my photography business for a little over two years. Who am I you may […]

Personal Branding, Portraits

January 7, 2021

Allow Me to Re-Introduce Myself

San Diego Portrait Photographer - Black Queen Photography
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Can you believe it is already the last day of 2020? This has been the longest slowest year so far. While there have been challenges this year, there have definitely been some wins this year. So I wanted to share how 2020 went for me and Black Queen Photography. January: I participated in the Metanoia: […]

Business, Personal Branding, Portraits

December 31, 2020

2020 Recap

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Christmas comes early to San Diego! So I am usually horrible at planning for seasonal content. (One of my goals for 2021 is to do a better job at seasonal content planning.) If I was a better planner, I would have had my holiday content ready at the end of November, but alas, here I […]

Creative Portraits, Portraits

December 11, 2020

Christmas Comes Early

San Diego Portrait Photographer
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