Tag Archive for West Coast

“Unapologetically Muslim-American and Proud,” Published at Angels Flight ∙ literary west

My personal essay  “Unapologetically Muslim-American and Proud,” has been published by Angels Flight ∙ literary west on Friday, January 13, 2017!  I am very honored that they also chose a photo I took while living in NYC to be used as their main image. I will also be reading this essay at their event, “Wall of Resistance: A Post-Inauguration Rising Up… Read more →

House of Palestine – Annual Lawn Program 2015

House of Palestine – Annual Lawn Program 2015 International Cottages in Balboa Park, San Diego August 23, 2015   It was a beautiful event filled with history, traditions, delicious food, folkloric Dabke dances, a vibrant fashion show with traditional Thobes with special embroidery representing each city in Palestine, and timeless culture. It was definitely a special event that is not… Read more →

Bara’ah’s Graduation Photoshoot

Graduation photoshoots are always fun in San Diego! Bara’ah graduated from eighth grade and was promoted to high school! Her fun graduation photoshoot was early in Spring on a beautifully sunny San Diego day at Coronado Island! These are just a few of Bara’ah’s favorite pictures from that day. [All images belong to Haneen Oriqat Photography. Logo placement intended for website… Read more →

Jeanine Subhia’s Graduation Party

Graduation parties are always a great time to take grad pictures!  Jeanine Subhia graduated from La Jolla High School yesterday! A future University of California, Irvine Anteater, she has a bright future ahead of her. Her parents threw a wonderful graduation party this past weekend, a day before her commencement ceremony, where friends, family, and loved ones came together to… Read more →

Naya’s Baby Portraits

Naya at Coronado Island Beach, California Naya was on a visit to sunny San Diego from Virginia. As expected, a visit to San Diego means a visit to one (if not all) of the beautiful beaches. Our visit to Coronado Island brought on an impromptu baby photoshoot with the cutest little person. This angel was so fun to take pictures of… Read more →