TOMAYIA COLVIN EDUCATION Album Stomp – Company Name – StompSoftware– Your Black Friday Deal – 40% off in our Store– Any applicable Discount/Promo Code(s) – BLACKFRIDAY– Your Store URL –– The Valid Sale/Deal Dates – 11/24 – 11/30– Blurb – StompSoftware offers the best in photography workflow software at a great price. Whether you’re […]


The 2020 Ultimate List of Black Friday Deals for Photographers

From the desk of Dr. Tomayia Colvin, a statement on racism and brands.

In the wake of hate crimes committed against Black men and women and the necessary protests against injustice and inequality in the US, some brands have found their voices. They’ve used their platforms to speak out against racism and put their money where their mouths are by pledging millions to fight racial, social, and economic inequity.


An Open to Letter the Photography Industry

I know, I know. But here’s a graphic if you’d like to support the #StayHome movement. Link to the Canva Graphic Template can be found here. Change the FONT to FREE ONE to avoid the $1 fee. Thank you, Temica Gross for creating the graphic for us! Link to free COVID Letters to Clients. Coming […]


Let’s Stay Home

Pregnancy is a miraculous journey that should be celebrated. No matter how many times a person gives birth, each one is special and unique in its experience. It is so important to document such a momentous change in your physical and emotional world. Not to mention the vast change your life will endure bringing a […]


Black Maternity Photographers to Follow

Tomayia Colvin Education is proud to share during Black History Month a series of Black photographers that are amazing. This week, we are featuring Black wedding photographers in the United States.


30 Black Wedding Photographers to follow during Black History Month.

January Elevate! Creative Summit Date: January 5th-6th  Location: Online A totally free virtual workshop for wedding creatives looking to uplevel their business.  Register HERE. Cost: Free Know YOUR Beautiful Symposium – We OWN it Date: January 18, 2020 Location: Private Residence – Frisco, TX This Know YOUR Beautiful event is a one day, women wellness […]


2020 Photography Conferences and Workshops

Magmod MagMod is offering 3 super exclusive and MagTastic FLASH SALES early next week! These sales will be on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday – all launching at exactly 10am EST, and they will be limited quantity. Details of the sales will be announced 24-hours prior – learn more visit their website to get on the […]


The Ultimate List of Black Friday Deals for Photographers

More often than not, black women and girls are negatively targeted for their hair. So many of us grew up with the common understanding of needing to have “good hair”. If you haven’t seen one of the many articles featuring photographer Jermaine Horton, who drove hours away to photograph a young girl who was ousted […]


I Am Not My Hair

The Photo Cookout 2019 was hosted in New Orleans by Tomayia Colvin Education. The monumental event was held at the Ace Hotel where over 200 Black photographers gathered to learn, network, and take their business to the next level!


Black Woman Makes History with Second Photography Conference Celebrating Black Photographers

Toffee & Honey is back for 2019! Check out our guidelines and submission details for our March magazine!


Call for Submissions for April 2019 Toffee & Honey Beauty and Editorial Images

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