Author: victoria

First Off, Thank You.

First off, thank you. Thank you for the sacrifices, for sticking your neck out, for imparting your wisdom and experience onto others and for being passionate about what you do so that I too can be passionate. Anyone who seeks to create something for themselves knows there is no end to learning and honing your craft. The process is beautiful and tragic at times. Without the inspiration of our mentors, teachers, and idols, what would motivate us through the long and lean times? There are so many people who have impacted my work, from my very first high school...

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Women’s Portrait Photography with Stephanie St. Emanuel in Houston, Texas

This model portrait session in downtown Houston was on fire! Upon visiting a fellow photographer at her East Downtown Houston studio I was lucky enough to join her in photographing this beauty, Stephanie St. Emanuel. Stephanie is a model from Las Angelas visiting family in Houston before her big move to New York. As a plus size model she is rocking her figure in hopes to become one of the growing number of gorgeous plus size women in fashion. Women like Stephanie are changing the face of the fashion industry for the better. She’s an inspiration. Want¬†learn more about...

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What it Personal Branding Photography?

Houston Personal Branding Photography When you’re passionate about what you do it shows! It’s in your dedication to your craft, your resilience to overcoming obstacles and your passion for creating the best service or product for your clients. But what happens when your online presence doesn’t reflect what’s inside? What do you do when you hate the way you look in your images and squirm just thinking of posting them online? Don’t worry. I know exactly how you feel and I am here to help. What is Personal Branding Photography? Take your brand message, your mission, your colors and...

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Personal Branding Photography with Christy Clayton in Houston, Texas

What an amazing personal branding shoot in Downtown Houston Tx! We were able to get so much variety in just one little corner. Christy Clayton is a wonderful, long time friend of mine who has started her own furniture refinishing business. She literally gives old, beat up furniture new life and let me tell you, they are gorgeous. For this shoot we really wanted to have fun, explore Houston and show off her fun, vibrant personality. We visited a few fun wall murals, the JW Marriot Downtown and headed over to Discovery Green park to finish the shoot. Was...

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How to Create a Value Based Brand

How to Create a Value Based Brand VICTORIA O. GARCIA “Rock bottom prices on everyday items!” Sound familiar? It might if you’ve ever shopped at a major retailer, but is it a slogan you are likely to use in your own marketing? If the answer is no then you are NOT a price-based brand. So why are you still acting like one? Whether it’s a crisis of confidence or a competition mindset, ¬†creating a value-based business can be a huge struggle for the creative or service based entrepreneur. VALUE VS PRICE – Creating value in your brand means having...

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