Pets and People–Showing the Love.

When I photograph my clients with their dogs there are a number of objectives I want to obtain. There are technical things that are important, of course. Nice flattering lighting, a strong composition, a pleasing non distracting background.                           ...

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Some Dogs Are Just So Darn Cute!!

The truth is some dogs are really challenging to photograph and some are really easy. This charming little Biewer Terrier named Marco was an absolute delight to photograph. When dogs are easy to photograph, and what I mean by that, is they are fairly calm, engaged...

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Its a Puppy Posse!!

As you may imagine, photographing puppies is a really special event. It is alway a really fun an enjoyable challenge. Of course, they are the cutest things ever. I always like to use a prop that will keep them close together. In this portrait I used a basket which...

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The Best Pose Depends on the Breed of the Dog.

As a pet and pet/people portrait photographer now in my 38th year in business and with the fact that I have photographed more that 1000 dogs, I have strong opinions on which are the ideal poses for dogs depending on their age, size and breed. This portrait of a really...

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