Haley was ready for her dramatic closeup!

I was just sitting on the couch fiddling with my camera and 200-500mm lens, when I decided to snap a picture of our flat-coated retriever by the sliding glass door. As I focused, she lifted her head. I got off one or two shots before she ended the photo-shoot by coming over to check out the camera.

The shot is cropped in for dramatic...

A day in the ranch.


I'm new here. This is my pet Lyla, and she loves to pose. I think.

Anyhow, please leave some CC, I'm new to photography and want to learn and improve my skills in this profession. I look forward to knowing this group. Thanks!

Sunrise Walks

My partner and I went away over the festive period to stay in a beautiful lodge just on the outskirts of Richmond, North Yorkshire. We witnessed some beautiful sunrises and sunsets and this image of Keira, one of our German Shorthaired Pointers was captured minutes after sunrise one morning.

Absolutely love a sunrise, probably my...

Winter Dog

This guy is my most photographed subject--he doesn't complain about getting his picture taken the way the rest of the family does. Its always hard to get exposure correct for a dark brown and white dog in the winter. If I get his face exposed well everything else gets blown out. If the rest isn't blown out, his face is too dark to see any...

Moody lighting for powerful portraits

For any studio photographers out there, who else uses more dramatic lighting to create more of an atmosphere in their images?

I tend to be quite experimental with my lighting and cover a variety of styles and poses to get the best out of the dog.
Maximus was this humongous but incredibly soft and gentle giant. I wanted to show off...

My Three Amigos

If I had my way to live my photography dream I would love to be a pet photographer ☺️ Sadly I live in Redneckville where people are very unlikely to spend money on professional photographs of their fur babies so I only get to practice with my own... luckily I have three willing participants 😁. Here they are... Loki, Macy and Peanut