Chris Yancy is a native of St. Louis, Missouri. Chris attended Alabama A&M University, and received his bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications.


In 2009, Chris befriended an aspiring model whose career was stifled as a result of her inability to obtain model work because of her darker skin complexion.Chris’s compassion for others that he began his photography career to ensure that models of all shades, races and physiques will always have a camera for which to pose and a company that is always willing to work with them.

Chris is also the founder of QwestJohn LLC, which is an Atlanta-based company that offers premier photography and videography services. Chris has over 10 years of experience and has worked with various entertainers in the music & entertainment industry such as Next, Xscape, 8-Ball & MJG, Jennifer Holiday, Micah Blue, Lil Baby, Black Youngsta, Deelishis, Marvin Winans, Jr, Viktory and the Southern Western Athletic Conference as a freelance photographer. He has has also worked with the likes of VH1, CBS, BET, MTV, Alpha Male Visuals, Pencil Worx Branding Group and the Animal Planet.

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