I had the opportunity to photograph the owner, Brian Hughes, and his HVAC technicians at Hughes Environmental Engineering. It was a wonderful collaboration with the amazing team at Estro Digital Communications. Thanks so much, Steve and Christian Estrellado for this opportunity! Hughes Environmental Engineering is the leader when it comes to the design, installation, and […]

Branding, Business Feature

July 11, 2022

Hughes Environmental Engineering | Commercial and Industrial HVAC Company

Owner of Hughes Environmental Engineering, Brian Hughes.

If a contractor’s tools of the trade include a hammer, tape measure, and a level, then my tools would be my Nikon D750, my camera lenses, Creative Cloud (Lightroom Classic and Photoshop Adobe), and ShootProof to deliver the images to my clients. In addition to the tools above, here are my 5 favorite software to […]

Branding, Tips

July 1, 2022

5 Must-Have Software For My Business

A female photographer working on her laptop in her office.

Meet my client, Danielle Schwartz. She is the founder and CEO of Suite10 Marketing. Danielle launched her business during the height of the pandemic and it has been growing! I first noticed her work from Conrad’s Confectionery Instagram account. I thought the posts and videos were fun and relatable. She’s passionate about helping small businesses […]

Branding, Business Feature

June 13, 2022

Danielle Schwartz | Marketing Agency | Suite 10 Marketing

A female social media marketer sitting in her living room and holding her favorite book.

Meet my client, Alice O’Mahoney. She is a social media expert and CEO of ALO Marketing Services.  She partners with business owners to develop a content roadmap that relieves them from the daily demands of producing consistent content for their social media. She is also the creator of Content Compass™️. We met each other at […]

Branding, Business Feature

May 16, 2022

Alice O’Mahoney | Social Media Marketer | ALO Marketing Services

A woman is posing and smiling for her branding photoshoot.

Meet the Quinn family! They are the family behind Glen Rock Inn. This family-run restaurant in Glen Rock, New Jersey has been serving delicious lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch with the freshest ingredients since 1948. They also offer event catering and private parties. I had so much fun photographing with the Quinn family. During the […]

Branding, Business Feature

April 25, 2022

Glen Rock Inn | Glen Rock, New Jersey

Glen Rock Inn family standing behind the bar in Glen Rock, New Jersey

Many of my clients are not sure what to do after they have downloaded their branding photos. That’s why I created a branding resource guide to help my clients use their branding images in multiple ways, not just for posting them on their social media. A few months ago, I shared 5 ways to use […]

Branding, Tips

April 1, 2022

5 Ways to Use Your Branding Photos (Part 2)

A Caucasian woman is sitting at a desk smiling and working on her laptop.

Meet my client, Caryn Starr-Gates. She is the CEO of StarrGates Business Communications. Caryn is a professional freelance copywriter and marketing consultant. She helps companies market their messages through advertising, marketing, and public relations. She is also my amazing copywriter! If you want to check out her work, visit my website (CharissaHYongPhotography.com). Caryn proofread the […]

Branding, Business Feature

March 1, 2022

Caryn Starr-Gates | Copywriter | StarrGates Business Communications

A woman sitting on her stairs and wearing multiple hats for a fun branding photoshoot.

“If you don’t give the market the story to talk about, they’ll define your brand’s story for you.” – David Brier Nowadays, it’s more important than ever to own who you are. In a world that’s increasingly digital, your personal brand is what tells people who you are, what you do, and what makes you […]

Branding, Tips

December 1, 2021

Personal Branding – Beginners Checklist

An African American woman sitting on a couch and talking on the phone.

I’m so excited to launch my new website! I was feeling stuck for a while and was never happy with my website, no matter how many hours I spent updating it. I didn’t have a clear idea of what makes me unique from the sea of photographers. When Jill from JKL Consulting was offering a […]

Branding

June 1, 2021

My Re-branding Experience

Visuals play a crucial role in how you portray your personal brand to your customers and clients. It’s important to remember that customers shop with their eyes and will often make decisions based on their first impression of someone. Personal branding involves influencing the way potential customers see you and view your products or services, […]

Tips

January 21, 2020

Why Personal Branding Photography is a Must for Entrepreneurs