categories

portraits

creative

personal branding

business

personal

Royal Announcements

the full post

Now that you’ve started developing your personal branding website, you’re probably wondering what it should include. Whether you’ve just started building your career as an entrepreneur or you’ve already built up a sizeable community on social media, there are a few essentials that you should definitely have on your site. An Elevator Pitch When people […]

Business, Personal Branding

July 28, 2021

How to Create a Stand-Out Personal Branding Website

San Diego Personal Brand Photographer
the full post

So, you’re in the process of building and improving your personal brand. Since your brand is all about you, you know that personal branding photos are an essential piece of the puzzle. It can be tempting to try and take care of your photography yourself, but there are a few downsides to going the Do-It-Yourself […]

Business, Personal Branding

July 20, 2021

4 Reasons Not to DIY Your Personal Branding Photos

San Diego Personal Brand Photographer
the full post

Props can be just what you need to bring your personal branding shoot to life. Even the smallest prop can help tell your story. It can also reflect your personal style, which will give people a better idea of what you and your brand are all about. Pinterest is a great resource if you’re looking for […]

Business, Personal Branding

July 13, 2021

4 Prop Ideas for Your Personal Brand Shoot

the full post

I wanted to share a personal brand photoshoot I did a few weeks ago with an up and coming makeup brand created by San Diego-based makeup artist Marian. Marian’s Beauty Boutique is the name of the brand. This shoot was a little different than some of the other personal brand photoshoots I’ve done in the […]

Business, Personal Branding

July 8, 2021

Brand Photoshoot: Marian’s Beauty Boutique

the full post

So I had the pleasure of photographing the Blue Heart Foundation‘s 2021 graduating class a few weeks ago. According to their website, “[t]he Blue Heart Foundation offers a solid holistic mentoring program through adult and peer mentorship, that facilitates positive interactions, education, empowerment and emotional well being that is a critical part of their lives.” […]

Portraits

June 3, 2021

Blue Heart Foundation’s 2021 Graduating Class

San Diego Portrait Photographer
the full post

Being pregnant is such an exciting and overwhelming time in your life, especially if it’s your first child. You want to do everything just right. However, you may not even know what to expect as your body changes to support this precious little life growing inside you. That is why I wanted to share this […]

Maternity

May 20, 2021

Pregnancy Timeline by Trimester

San Diego Maternity Photographer
the full post

So I had the pleasure of doing a North Park photoshoot 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 photographed at some of […]

Portraits

May 6, 2021

North Park Photoshoot Sunday Funday

San Diego Portrait Photographer
the full post

What is a day in the life of Black Queen Photography you may ask? In a previous blog post, I wrote about how I balanced my 9-to-5, my small business, and family. So I wanted to share with y’all how a day in my life goes down during the week. So there you have it. […]

Business

February 25, 2021

Day in the Life of Black Queen Photography

San Diego Personal Brand Photographer
the full post

Hey guys! It’s Tcha (pronounced Shay) of Black Queen Photography. I just wanted to do a quick post where I share three fun facts about Black Queen Photography. The name Black Queen Photography has a double meaning. So I choose the name Black Queen Photography for two reasons. One is well obvious…I’m Black and I’m […]

Business, Personal Branding

February 4, 2021

Three Fun Facts About Black Queen Photography

Black Queen Photography Stamp
the full post

Time for another blog post and today I want to discuss how my business was and is thriving during COVID-19. It hasn’t necessarily been easy or quick, but it has been worth it. This is kind of a build on my previous post where I talk about business lessons learned in 2020. I just want […]

Business

January 21, 2021

How is my Business Thriving During COVID-19?

San Diego Portrait Photographer - Black Queen Photography
join the QUEENDOM

Welcome to the Queendom!